Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Here’s Your WHPO Sports Update…...
The Cubs beat the Cardinals 2 – 1
The White Sox lost to the Mets 1-0 in 10 innings.
The Knicks beat the Pacers 105 – 79
Memphis beat OKC 99 – 93
…tying up both of those 2nd round series’ at 1 – 1
The Blackhawks beat the Wild 3 – 0 to take a 3-1 lead in that playoff series
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson is retiring at the end of the season, after 26 years with the club.
Schlarman Academy beat Oakwood 13-0 to clinch the VVC softball title.
Clifton Central beat PBL 11 – 1
and Hoopeston Area got by Bismarck Henning 7 – 6. Jhance Marshall went 3-4 with 2 RBIs for the visiting lady Cornjerkers.
Hoopeston Area beat Bismarck-Henning 10 – 0. Kendall Walder allowed 2 hits in the five inning shut-out
GRF/C blanked Schlarman 10 – 0
Salt Fork beat Oakwood 2 – 0 to give the Storm at least a share of the VVC title.
Mahomet Seymour beat Armstrong-Potomac 26 – 0
PBL got by Clifton Central 1 – 0
That’s your WHPO Sports update….I’m Kevin Jett
University of Illinois-Springfield head men’s basketball coach Ben Wierzba will host a 1-day shooting clinic here in Hoopeston on June 1. Basketball players in grades 6-12 can receive 2 sessions of direct shooting instruction from Coach Wierzba and his staff. Sessions are 10am-Noon and 1-3pm on June 1 at Hoopeston Area H.S. Fee is $35 and includes a t-shirt. Registration forms can picked up at the high school and middle school offices