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Tuesday, July 22 sports

Wrestling

Jackson County Central junior Keegan Moore won the 182-pound title at the USA Wrestling Cadet Greco-Roman National Championships in Fargo.

Moore won by scores of 10-0, 13-0, 8-3 and 10-0 to reach the finals, where he won a 6-5 decision over Wyatt Koelling of Utah.

He has now won national folkstyle and Greco titles. Moore goes after the Triple Crown starting Wednesday with the opening of the freestyle tourney.


JCC junior Keegan Moore talks with reporters after winning the national Greco Roman wrestling title Monday in Fargo. Photo courtesy of USA Wrestling.

Amateur baseball

Pairings are set for the Region 13C amateur baseball playoffs. There are four best-of-three series.

Three teams will advance to the state tournament next month in Belle Plaine, Jordan and LeSueur.

First-round series

No. 1 Jackson vs. No. 8 Adrian

  • Game 1 - Wednesday at Jackson, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 2 - Friday at Adrian, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 3 - Sunday at Jackson, 2 p.m.

No. 2 Wilmont vs. No. 7 Martin County

  • Game 1 - Wednesday at Truman, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 2 - Saturday at Wilmont, 2 p.m.
  • Game 3 - Sunday at Wilmont, 2 p.m.

No. 3 Luverne vs. No. 6 Milroy Irish

  • Game 1 - Wednesday at Pipestone, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 2 - Saturday at Irish Yard, 2 p.m.
  • Game 3 - Sunday at Pipestone, 2 p.m.

No. 4 Fairmont vs. No. 5 Hadley

  • Game 1 - Wednesday at Fairmont, 7:30 p.m.
  • Game 2 - Saturday at Hadley, 2 p.m.
  • Game 3 - Sunday at Fairmont, 2 p.m.

Drafted pitchers

  • Jackson - Collin Lovell, Windom
  • Wilmont - Adam Munkel, Worthington
  • Luverne - Alex Meyer, Heron Lake
  • Fairmont - Dustin Pronk, Lakefield
  • Hadley - Bryce Christopher, Lakefield
  • Milroy Irish - Anthony Rohlik, Tracy
  • Martin County - Andrew Hirsch, Windom
  • Adrian - Ryan Swanson, Worthington

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Class 3A Substate 1 District 1
At MOC-Floyd Valley
Championship
Sioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic 11, MOC-Floyd Valley 7
Class 3A Substate 1 District 2
At Sergeant Bluff-Luton
Championship
Sergeant Bluff-Luton 4, LeMars 0

Tuesday
Class 2A Substate 1
At Spirit Lake

Emmetsburg (18-11) vs. Hinton (22-8), 7 p.m.

Class 1A Substate 2
At Algona Bishop Garrigan

Algona Bishop Garrigan (21-6) vs. Mason City Newman Catholic (33-3), 7 p.m.

Iowa high school softball

State tournament
At Fort Dodge
Monday
Class 3A
First round
Clarke 13, Spirit Lake 0 (3 innings)
Greene County 2, Center Point-Urbana 0
East Marshall 4, Mid-Prairie 3
Bondurant-Farrar 9, West Burlington Notre Dame 4
Class 4A
First round
Dallas Center-Grimes 12, LeMars 2 (6 innings)
Norwalk 8, West Delaware 0
Solon 15, Clear Creek-Amana 4
Carlise 7, Oskaloosa 2
Class 5A
First round
Johnston 12, Waukee 6
West Des Moines Valley 3, Muscatine 0

Tuesday
Class 1A
First round

Lynnville-Sully (34-1) vs. Kee (32-8), 1 p.m.
AGWSR (27-6) vs. Marquette Catholic (34-6), 3 p.m.
Akron-Westfield (35-0) vs. Glidden-Ralston (14-11), 5 p.m.
Wayne (27-6) vs. Martensdale Saint Mary's (25-4), 7 p.m.
Class 2A
First round
Highland (31-1) vs. Saint Ansgar (19-8), 1:30 p.m.
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont (24-5) vs. Alburnett (26-12), 3:30 p.m.
Earlham (28-4) vs. North Butler (18-8), 5:30 p.m.
Woodbury Central (28-5) vs. Maple Valley-Anthon-Oto (22-9), 7:30 p.m.
Class 3A
Consolation bracket
Mid-Prairie (25-11) vs. West Burlington Notre Dame (23-13), 9 a.m.
Center Point-Urbana (28-10) vs. Spirit Lake (23-9), 9:30 a.m.
Class 4A
Consolation bracket
LeMars (21-17) vs. West Delaware (30-8), 10 a.m.
Clear Creek-Amana (22-18) vs. Oskaloosa (29-10), 10:30 a.m.
Class 5A
First round
Dowling Catholic (28-8) vs. Pleasant Valley (30-8), 11 a.m.
Southeast Polk (28-9) vs. Cedar Rapids Jefferson (34-6), 11:30 a.m.

Major League Baseball

Monday
American League

Minnesota Twins 4, Cleveland Indians 3
Chicago White Sox 3, Kansas City 1
Texas 4, New York Yankees 2
Boston 14, Toronto 1
Baltimore 4, Los Angeles Angels 2
National League
Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Pittsburgh 2
San Francisco 7, Philadelphia 4
Miami 3, Atlanta 1 (10 innings)
Milwaukee 5, Cincinnati 2
Washington 7, Colorado 2
Interleague
Detroit 4, Arizona 3
Seattle 5, New York Mets 2

American Association

Monday
St. Paul 10, Sioux Falls 4
Gary 9, Sioux City 7
Fargo-Moorhead at Winnipeg, ppd., rain
Grand Prairie 10, Kansas City 7
Wichita 5, Laredo 2

Pacific Coast League

Monday
New Orleans 5, Iowa 4
Omaha 4, Memphis 1
Sacramento 6, El Paso 1
Round Rock 11, Oklahoma City 9
Colorado Springs 5, Nashville 2
Salt Lake 7, Reno 6
Albuquerque 5, Fresno 4
Tacoma 11, Las Vegas 8

Midwest League

Monday
Cedar Rapids 8, Fort Wayne 1
Clinton 2, Lansing 1
Great Lakes 3, Kane County 1
Bowling Green 7, Beloit 3
South Bend 5, Peoria 4
Wisconsin 5, Dayton 4 (11 innings)
Quad Cities 5, Lake County 2 (10 innings)
West Michigan 2, Burlington 0

WNBA

Tuesday
Atlanta Dream at Minnesota Lynx, 7 p.m.

 


Monday, July 21 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II tournament
At Redwood Falls
Sunday
Loser's bracket

Springfield 5, Jackson 3 (11 innings)

Andrew Hesse had four hits including a double for Jackson. Easton Bahr had three hits with a double and walked.

Peter Nabsy had two hits with a double and triple for Post 130. Scott Christopher had two hits including a double. Ryan Christopher and Chris Gumto each had two hits. Jared Bakalyar also had a hit for Jackson.

Amateur baseball

Sunday
Martin County 7, Pipestone 4
(Martin County wins best-of-three series 2-1)

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Class 3A Substate 1 District 1
At MOC-Floyd Valley
Championship
Sioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic vs. MOC-Floyd Valley, 7 p.m.
Class 3A Substate 1 District 2
At Sergeant Bluff-Luton
Championship
Sergeant Bluff-Luton vs. LeMars, 7 p.m.

Iowa high school softball

State tournament
At Fort Dodge
Class 3A
First round
East Marshall (32-3) vs. Mid-Prairie (25-10), 11 a.m.
Bondurant-Farrar (20-13) vs. West Burlington Notre Dame (23-12), 1 p.m.
Clarke (24-8) vs. Spirit Lake (23-8), 3 p.m.
Center Point-Urbana (28-9) vs. Greene County (27-7), 5 p.m.
Class 4A
First round
Dallas Center-Grimes (38-1) vs. LeMars (21-16), 11:30 a.m.
West Delaware (30-7) vs. Norwalk (27-12), 1:30 p.m.
Solon (37-2) vs. Clear Creek-Amana (22-17), 3:30 p.m.
Carlise (33-2) vs. Oskaloosa (29-9), 5:30 p.m.
Class 5A
First round
Johnston (34-3) vs. Waukee (25-16), 7 p.m.
Muscatine (37-4) vs. West Des Moines Valley (26-12), 7:30 p.m.

Major League Baseball

Sunday
American League

Tampa Bay Rays 5, Minnesota Twins 3
Detroit 5, Cleveland 1
Boston 6, Kansas City 0
Houston 11, Chicago White Sox 7
Toronto 9, Texas 6
Los Angeles Angels 6, Seattle 5
Oakland 10, Baltimore 2
National League
Miami 3, San Francisco 2
Pittsburgh 5, Colorado 3
Washington 5, Milwaukee 4
Atlanta 8, Philadelphia 2
Arizona 3, Chicago Cubs 2
San Diego 2, New York Mets 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 4, Saint Louis 3
Interleague
New York Yankees 3, Cincinnati 2

American Association

Sunday
Sioux Falls 4, Fargo-Moorhead 3
Wichita 8, Sioux City 5
St. Paul 3, Laredo 2
Lincoln 5, Rockland 4
Winnipeg 9, Kansas City 3
Amarillo 7, Gary 6
Grand Prairie 5, Quebec 3

Pacific Coast League

Sunday
Round Rock 4, Iowa 3 (12 innings)
Omaha 9, New Orleans 2
Salt Lake 3, Las Vegas 0
Oklahoma City 7, Nashville 5
Colorado Springs 4, Memphis 0
Albuquerque 7, Sacramento 6
Reno 7, Tacoma 4 (7 innings)
Fresno 6, El Paso 0

Midwest League

Sunday
Fort Wayne 2, Cedar Rapids 0
Burlington 5, West Michigan 3
Lansing 4, Clinton 3 (10 innings)
Wisconsin 3, Dayton 0
South Bend 6, Peoria 0
Beloit 4, Bowling Green 0
Great Lakes 9, Kane County 5
Quad Cities 2, Lake County 1


Sunday, July 20 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II tournament
At Redwood Falls
Saturday
First round

Luverne 14, Jackson 6
Jackson plays Springfield at 1 p.m. Sunday. With a win, Post 130 plays again at 7 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Saturday
Hadley 6, Windom 4
(Hadley wins best-of-three series 2-0)

Milroy Irish 10, Heron Lake 0
(Milroy Irish win best-of-three series 2-0)

Fairmont 13, Tracy 0
(Fairmont wins best-of-three series 2-0)

Sunday
Pipestone at Martin County, 2 p.m.
(Best-of-three series tied 1-1)

Iowa high school baseball

Saturday
Class 2A District 2
Championship
At Estherville
Emmetsburg 2, Estherville Lincoln Central 1
Class 2A District 1
Championship
At Orange City
Hinton 7, Sioux Center 2
Class 1A District 3
Championship
At Algona Bishop Garrigan
Algona Bishop Garrigan 7, Alta-Aurelia 2
Class 1A District 4
Championship
At Mason City
Mason City Newman Catholic 9, Lake Mills 4

Racing

For Saturday night's Jackson Speedway results, click here.

Major League Baseball

Saturday
American League

Tampa Bay Rays 5, Minnesota Twins 1
Cleveland 6, Detroit 2 (first game)
Cleveland 5, Detroit 2 (second game)
Chicago White Sox 4, Houston 3
Boston 2, Kansas City 1
Toronto 4, Texas 1
Baltimore 8, Oakland 4
Seattle 3, Los Angeles Angels 2 (12 innings)
National League
Saint Louis 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 2
Pittsburgh 3, Colorado 2 (11 innings)
Washington 8, Milwaukee 3
Philadelphia 2, Atlanta 1
San Francisco 5, Miami 3
Arizona 9, Chicago Cubs 3
San Diego 6, New York Mets 0
Interleague
New York Yankees 7, Cincinnati 1

American Association

Saturday
Fargo-Moorhead 4, Sioux Falls 2
Wichita 4, Sioux City 3
St. Paul 12, Laredo 4
Winnipeg 10, Kansas City 4
Rockland 7, Lincoln 1
Gary 9, Amarillo 2
Quebec 5, Grand Prairie 3

Pacific Coast League

Saturday
Iowa 5, Round Rock 4
New Orleans 9, Omaha 5
Nashville 7, Oklahoma City 3
Memphis 1, Colorado Springs 0 (first game)
Memphis 2, Colorado Springs 0 (second game)
Las Vegas 6, Salt Lake 2
Albuquerque 8, Sacramento 7
Fresno 7, El Paso 4
Reno 7, Tacoma 1

Midwest League

Saturday
Cedar Rapids 4, Fort Wayne 3
Quad Cities 6, Lake County 0
Burlington 4, West Michigan 3 (15 innings)
Clinton 6, Lansing 2
Great Lakes 4, Kane County 2
Peoria 2, South Bend 1 (10 innings)
Dayton 9, Wisconsin 3
Beloit 5, Bowling Green 4

WNBA

Saturday
East 125, West 124 (OT)


Saturday, July 19 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II tournament
At Redwood Falls
Friday
First round

Jackson 6, Wells 4

Chris Gumto was the winning pitcher for Post 130 as he went the distance, allowing eight hits and striking out nine. He also had two hits.

Scott Christopher had two hits including a double. Also getting two hits were Easton Bahr, Josh Christoffer and Ryan Christopher. Getting one hit apiece were Peter Nasby and Jeremiah Flatgard.

Jackson plays Luverne at 4 p.m. Saturday. Luverne beat Welcome-Sherburn 11-0 in six innings Friday.

Amateur baseball

Friday
Luverne 10, Lakefield 0 (7 innings)
(Luverne wins best-of-three series 2-0)

Martin County 7, Pipestone 5 (11 innings)
(Best-of-three series tied 1-1)

Adrian 7, Worthington 5
(Adrian wins best-of-three series 2-0)

Saturday
Windom at Hadley, 2 p.m.
(Hadley leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Heron Lake at Milroy Irish, 2 p.m.
(Milroy Irish leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Fairmont at Tracy, 2 p.m.
(Fairmont leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Iowa high school baseball

Friday
Class 3A Substate 1 District 1
Semifinals
At MOC-Floyd Valley
MOC-Floyd Valley 10, Spirit Lake 0 (5 innings)
Sioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic 11, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 1 (5 innings)
Class 3A Substate 1 District 2
Semifinals
At Sergeant Bluff-Luton
LeMars 4, Spencer 2
Sergeant Bluff-Luton 18, Storm Lake 0 (4 innings)

Saturday
Class 1A District 2
Championship
At Estherville
Estherville Lincoln Central vs. Emmetsburg, 7 p.m.
Class 2A District 1
Championship
At Orange City
Sioux Center vs. Hinton, 7 p.m.
Class 1A District 3
Championship
At Algona Bishop Garrigan
Alta-Aurelia vs. Algona Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m.
Class 1A District 4
Championship
At Mason City
Lake Mills vs. Mason City Newman Catholic, 7 p.m.

Major League Baseball

American League
Tampa Bay Rays 6, Minnesota Twins 2
Cleveland 9, Detroit 3
Boston 5, Kansas City 4
Chicago White Sox 3, Houston 2
Texas 5, Toronto 1
Oakland 5, Baltimore 4
Los Angeles Angels 3, Seattle 2 (16 innings)
National League
Pittsburgh 4, Colorado 2
Milwaukee 4, Washington 2
San Francisco 9, Miami 1
Atlanta 6, Philadelphia 4
Saint Louis 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 2
Arizona 5, Chicago Cubs 4
New York Mets 5, San Diego 4
Interleague
New York Yankees 4, Cincinnati 3

American Association

Friday
Fargo-Moorhead 12, Sioux Falls 3
Wichita 4, Sioux City 3
Saint Paul 6, Laredo 3
Rockland 7, Lincoln 4
Quebec 5, Grand Prairie 3
Kansas City 5, Winnipeg 4
Gary 7, Amarillo 4

Pacific Coast League

Friday
Iowa 4, Round Rock 1
New Orleans 5, Omaha 3
Nashville 7, Oklahoma City 6 (first game)
Oklahoma City 9, Nashville 7 (second game)
Memphis 12, Colorado Springs 1
Las Vegas 7, Salt Lake 6
Albuquerque 13, Sacramento 11
Fresno 3, El Paso 1
Tacoma 7, Reno 3

Midwest League

Friday
Cedar Rapids 6, Lake County 5 (11 innings)
West Michigan 3, Peoria 2
Great Lakes 5, Clinton 2
Kane County 10, Lansing 1
Burlington 4, South Bend 3
Fort Wayne 7, Quad Cities 0
Dayton 6, Beloit 5
Bowling Green 6, Wisconsin 2


Friday, July 18 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II tournament
At Redwood Falls
Friday
First round

Welcome-Sherburn vs. Luverne, 10 a.m.
Jackson vs. USC, 1 p.m.
Springfield vs. Saint James, 4 p.m.
Redwood Falls vs. Blue Earth, 7 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Friday
Luverne at Lakefield, 7:30 p.m.
(Luverne leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Martin County at Pipestone, 7:30 p.m.
(Pipestone leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Worthington at Adrian, 7:30 p.m.
(Adrian leads best-of-three series 1-0)

Iowa high school baseball

Thursday
Class 1A District 3
Semifinals
At Algona Bishop Garrigan

Algona Bishop Garrigan 6, West Bend-Mallard 4
At Alta
Alta-Aurelia 5, North Union 4

Friday
Class 3A Substate 1 District 1
Semifinals
At MOC-Floyd Valley
Spirit Lake vs. MOC-Floyd Valley, 7 p.m.
Sioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic vs. Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley, 5 p.m.
Class 3A Substate 1 District 2
Semifinals
At Sergeant Bluff-Luton
Spencer vs. LeMars, 5 p.m.
Sergeant Bluff-Luton vs. Storm Lake, 7 p.m.

Golf

Jackson Golf Club
Junior club tournament

Girls 9 hole grades 5 and up - 1. Julia Bohl 72, Grace Benson 73, 3. Sydney Sadusky 76.
Boys 9 holes grades 5 and up - 1. Jack Brinkman 42, 2. Alex Bretzman 52, 3. Carter Olson 53.
Girls 5 holes (grades 3-4) - 1. Ella Mulder 29, 2. Andria Benson 31, 3. Ashlyn Bohl 36.
Boys 5 holes (grades 3-4) - 1. Logan Simmins 35, 2. Dylan Withers 36, 3. Kie Anderson 39.
Girls 3 holes (K-2) - 1. Braxton Berkner 16, 2. Ava Brinkman 18, 3. Megan Benson 25.
Boys 3 holes (K-2) - 1. Seth Stai 12, 2. Jack Sadusky 17, 3. (tie) Lane Bargfrede, Sam Brinkman, Kasey Grimmius 18.

Racing

Jackson Speedway Touring Series Speedweek
At Rapid Speedway, Rock Rapids
Thursday

A feature (30 Laps) - 1. Cole Wood, 2. Gregg Bakker, 3. Terry McCarl, 4. Brian Brown, 5. Wayne Johnson, 6. Lee Grosz, 7. Roger Crockett, 8. Clint Garner, 9. Dusty Zomer, 10. Kaley Gharst.

Friday's JSTS Speedweek stop will be at Fairmont Raceway for the $2,500 to win Richard White Memorial.

There will also be a full night of IMCA racing including the $1,000 to win Modified All Star Qualifier.

Before the races, the State Bank of Fairmont will host the Martin County Pork Producers serving sandwiches and a drivers' meet-and-greet.

The week concludes Saturday at Jackson Speedway with the Buffalo Wild Wings Shootout.

All regular classes will be running.

American Association

Thursday
Laredo 1, Sioux Falls 0
Winnipeg 7, Saint Paul 2
Lincoln 6, Trois-Rivieres 2
Wichita at Grand Prairie, ppd., rain

Pacific Coast League

Thursday
Iowa 7, Round Rock 0
New Orleans 14, Omaha 4
Nashville at Oklahoma City, ppd., rain
Colorado Springs at Memphis, ppd., rain
Sacramento 10, Albuquerque 9 (10 innings)
Salt Lake 7, Las Vegas 6
El Paso 7, Fresno 6
Tacoma 7, Reno 5

Midwest League

Thursday
West Michigan 3, Peoria 1
Clinton 5, Great Lakes 0
South Bend 6, Burlington 3
Kane County 3, Lansing 0 (10 innings)
Cedar Rapids 4, Lake County 3
Dayton 6, Beloit 3
Fort Wayne 7, Quad Cities 4
Bowling Green 8, Wisconsin 2

Northwoods League

Thursday
Mankato 11, Thunder Bay 4
Duluth 5, Saint Cloud 4 (12 innings)
Eau Claire 9, Rochester 1
Willmar 7, Madison 6 (first game)
Madison 5, Willmar 0 (second game)
Waterloo 6, Alexandria 1
Lakeshore 3, Green Bay 0
Battle Creek 9, Wisconsin 5
Wisconsin Rapids 8, Kenosha 6 (10 innings)
Kalamazoo 5, La Crosse 4

WNBA

Thursday
Tulsa 95, San Antonio 90
Indiana 82, Chicago 64
Phoenix 101, Connecticut 85
Washington 79, Los Angeles 75


Thursday, July 17 sports

Amateur baseball

Wednesday
Game 1 of best-of-3 series
Fairmont 14, Tracy 0
Pipestone 7, Martin County 2
Adrian 4, Worthington 1
Luverne 6, Lakefield 2
Milroy Irish 11, Heron Lake 3 (12 innings)
Hadley 12, Windom 0

Iowa high school baseball

Thursday
Class 1A District 3
Semifinals
At Algona Bishop Garrigan

West Bend-Mallard vs. Algona Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m.
At Alta
North Union vs. Alta-Aurelia, 7 p.m.

Racing

Jackson Speedway Touring Series Speedweek
At Sioux Speedway, Sioux Center
JSTS sprint cars
A Feature

1. Brian Brown, Grain Valley, Mo., 2. Roger Crockett, Medford, Ore., 3. Gregg Bakker, Sioux Falls, 4. Cole Wood, Auburn, Calif., 5. Terry McCarl, Altoona, Iowa, 6. Dusty Zomer, Sioux Falls, 7. Seth Brahmer, Norfolk, Neb., 8. Kaley Gharst, Decatur, Ill., 9. Jody Rosenboom, Rock Rapids, 10. Joe Riedel, Ramona, S.D.

Derrik Lusk, Jackson 11th; Skylar Prochaska, Lakefield, 14th; Mark Toews, Spirit Lake, 15th.

Heat winners – Roger Crockett, Brian Brown, Seth Brahmer, Norfolk, Neb.

B feature – 1. Brant O’Banion, Sioux Falls, 2. Eric Lutz, Sioux Falls, 3. Mark Toews, Spirit Lake.

The series continues Thursday at Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids. It's also a Minnesota Mafia points race.

Other classes running will be USRA hobby stocks, USRA stock cars, USRA B modifieds, sportsmans and late model street stocks.

Friday's stop will be at Fairmont Raceway.

The week concludes Saturday at Jackson Speedway with the Buffalo Wild Wings Shootout. All regular classes will be running.

American Association

Wednesday
Laredo 5, Sioux Falls 4
Kansas City 5, Sioux City 2
Saint Paul 5, Winnipeg 2 (first game)
Saint Paul 4, Winnipeg 0 (second game)
Fargo-Moorhead 3, Gary 1
Lincoln 5, Trois-Rivieres 0
Amarillo 6, Quebec 5
Grand Prairie 5, Wichita 4

Pacific Coast League

Wednesday
International League 7, Pacific Coast League 3

Northwoods League

Wednesday
Rochester 6, Mankato 3
Waterloo 11, Saint Cloud 4
Willmar 9, Duluth 8
Wisconsin 6, Kalamazoo 4
La Crosse 9, Alexandria 1
Battle Creek 5, Kenosha 2
Thunder Bay 4, Eau Claire 3
Wisconsin Rapids 8, Lakeshore 2
Madison 6, Green Bay 3

WNBA

Wednesday
Minnesota Lynx 93, Tulsa Shock 82
New York 77, Atlanta 75


Wednesday, July 16 sports

Amateur baseball

Wednesday
Game 1 of best-of-3 series
Tracy at Fairmont
Pipestone at Martin County
Adrian at Worthington
Lakefield vs. Luverne at Pipestone
Heron Lake vs. Milroy Irish at Jackson
Hadley at Windom

Iowa high school baseball

Tuesday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
Semifinals

Estherville Lincoln Central 8, Okoboji 5
Emmetsburg 9, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 8 (12 innings)
Class 2A District 1
At Orange City
Semifinals
Sioux Center 1, Cherokee 0
Hinton 6, Western Christian 0
Class 1A District 3
First round
At Algona Bishop Garrigan

West Bend-Mallard 7, Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire 4
Algona Bishop Garrigan 15, Harris-Lake Park 0 (4 innings)
At Alta
North Union 11, Storm Lake Saint Mary’s 3
Alta-Aurelia 12, Newell-Fonda 2 (6 innings)

Iowa high school softball

State tournament pairings
At Fort Dodge
Class 1A
Tuesday, July 22

Lynnville-Sully (34-1) vs. Kee (32-8), 1 p.m.
AGWSR (27-6) vs. Marquette Catholic (34-6), 3 p.m.
Akron-Westfield (35-0) vs. Glidden-Ralston (14-11), 5 p.m.
Wayne (27-6) vs. Martensdale Saint Mary's (25-4), 7 p.m.
Class 2A
Tuesday, July 22
Highland (31-1) vs. Saint Ansgar (19-8), 1:30 p.m.
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont (24-5) vs. Alburnett (26-12), 3:30 p.m.
Earlham (28-4) vs. North Butler (18-8), 5:30 p.m.
Woodbury Central (28-5) vs. Maple Valley-Anthon-Oto (22-9), 7:30 p.m.
Class 3A
Monday, July 21
East Marshall (32-3) vs. Mid-Prairie (25-10), 11 a.m.
Bondurant-Farrar (20-13) vs. West Burlington Notre Dame (23-12), 1 p.m.
Clarke (24-8) vs. Spirit Lake (23-8), 3 p.m.
Center Point-Urbana (28-9) vs. Greene County (27-7), 5 p.m.
Class 4A
Monday, July 21
Dallas Center-Grimes (38-1) vs. LeMars (21-16), 11:30 a.m.
West Delaware (30-7) vs. Norwalk (27-12), 1:30 p.m.
Solon (37-2) vs. Clear Creek0-Amana (22-17), 3:30 p.m.
Carlise (33-2) vs. Oskaloosa (29-9), 5:30 p.m.
Class 5A
Monday, July 21
Johnston (34-3) vs. Waukee (25-16), 7 p.m.
Muscatine (37-4) vs. West Des Moines Valley (26-12), 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, July 22
Dowling Catholic (28-8) vs. Pleasant Valley (30-8), 11 a.m.
Southeast Polk (28-9) vs. Cedar Rapids Jefferson (34-6), 11:30 a.m.

Racing

Jackson Speedway Touring Series Speedweek gets under way Wednesday with the Sprint Showdown at Sioux Speedway in Sioux Center. Racing starts at 7 p.m. Other classes running Wednesday will be late model street stocks, B modifieds and hobby stocks.

The series continues Thursday at Rapids Speedway in Rock Rapids. Other classes running will be USRA hobby stocks, USRA stock cars, USRA B modifieds, sportsmans and late model street stocks.

Friday's stop will be at Fairmont Raceway.

The week concludes Saturday at Jackson Speedway with the Buffalo Wild Wings Shootout. All regular classes will be running.

Major League Baseball

Tuesday
All-Star Game
At Minneapolis

American League All-Stars 5, National League All-Stars 3

American Association

Tuesday
Laredo 13, Sioux Falls 5
Kansas City 4, Sioux City 0
Saint Paul 4, Winnipeg 3
Gary SouthShore 7, Fargo-Moorhead 6
Trois-Rivieres 3, Lincoln 1
Quebec 14, Amarillo 7
Wichita 4, Grand Prairie 3

Northwoods League

Tuesday
Rochester 9, Mankato 2
Waterloo 11, St. Cloud 5
Duluth 4, Willmar 0
Lakeshore 2, Wisconsin Rapids 0
Eau Claire 5, Thunder Bay 3
Wisconsin 7, Kalamazoo 5 (11 innings)
Battle Creek 12, Kenosha 1
Madison 7, Green Bay 6
Alexandria 3, La Crosse 1

WNBA

Tuesday
Connecticut 86, Seattle 63
Los Angeles 86, Indiana 78
Phoenix 90, Washington 78
Wednesday
Tulsa at Minnesota, noon


Tuesday, July 15 sports

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
First round
Okoboji 9, Sheldon 3
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 4, Sibley-Ocheyedan 1
Class 2A District 1
At Orange City
First round
Cherokee 6, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union 5
Hinton 4, Unity Christian 2

Tuesday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
Semifinals
Emmetsburg vs. Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn, 5 p.m.
Okoboji vs. Estherville Lincoln Central, 7 p.m.
Class 2A District 1
At Orange City
Semifinals
Sioux Center vs. Cherokee, 5 p.m.
Western Christian vs. Hinton, 7 p.m.
Class 1A District 3
First round
At Algona Bishop Garrigan

Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire vs. West Bend-Mallard, 5 p.m.
Harris-Lake Park vs. Algona Bishop Garrigan, 7 p.m.
At Alta
North Union vs. Storm Lake Saint Mary’s, 5 p.m.
Alta-Aurelia vs. Newell-Fonda, 7 p.m.

Iowa high school softball

Monday
Class 3A Region 2
At Emmetsburg
Championship
Spirit Lake 6, Osage 5

Midwest League

Monday
Clinton 8, Cedar Rapids 5
Beloit 3, Kane County 2
Wisconsin 8, Quad Cities 4
Lake County 6, Great Lakes 3
West Michigan 7, Dayton 5
Fort Wayne 11, South Bend 6
Peoria 6, Burlington 0
Lansing 11, Bowling Green 6

American Association

Monday
Sioux City 13, Kansas City 6
Gary SouthShore 5, Fargo-Moorhead 4
Quebec at Amarillo, ppd.

Northwoods League

Monday
Willmar 7, Saint Cloud 3


Monday, July 14 sports

Amateur baseball

Sunday
Jackson 9, Hadley 6

Blaise Jacobsen had three hits including a home run, walked once and had three runs batted in for the Bulls, who finish the regular season with a 23-1 record.

Andy Wolf had two doubles and was hit by a pitch. Ryan Rasche also had two hits.

Caleb Rossow hit a home run; Patrick Rients had a hit and walked; Zach Copley had a double, walked and had an RBI; Mike Wierson had a hit and a bases loaded walk to pick up an RBI; and Ethan Welter walked three times.

Other Sunday amateur baseball
Fairmont 6, Lakefield 4 (12 innings)
Heron Lake 2, Windom 1
Fairmont 12, Windom 0
Martin County 5, Worthington 3
Wilmont 18, Pipestone 5
Luverne 18, Tracy 3

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
First round
Okoboji vs. Sheldon, 5 p.m.
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn vs. Sibley-Ocheyedan, 7 p.m.
Class 2A District 1
First round
At Orange City
Cherokee vs. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union, 5 p.m.
Hinton vs. Unity Christian, 7 p.m.

Iowa high school softball

Monday
Class 3A Region 2
At Emmetsburg
Championship
Spirit Lake vs. Osage, 7 p.m.

Major League Baseball

Saturday
Interleague

Minnesota Twins 13, Colorado Rockies 5
American League

Kansas City 5, Detroit 2
Cleveland 3, Chicago White Sox 2
Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 0
Boston 11, Houston 0
Los Angeles Angels 10, Texas 7
Oakland 4, Seattle 1
Baltimore 3, New York Yankees 1 (5 innings)
National League
New York Mets 9, Miami 1
Cincinnati 6, Pittsburgh 3
Washington 10, Philadelphia 3
Milwaukee 11, Saint Louis 2
Atlanta 10, Chicago Cubs 7
San Francisco 8, Arizona 4
Los Angeles Dodgers 1, San Diego 0

Midwest League

Sunday
Cedar Rapids 7, Clinton 5 (7 innings)
Kane County 3, Beloit 1 (first game)
Kane County 6, Beloit 5 (second game)
West Michigan 6, Dayton 5
Wisconsin 13, Quad Cities 4
Peoria 4, Burlington 3 (12 innings)
Bowling Green 3, Lansing 1
South Bend 10, Fort Wayne 7
Lake County 9, Great Lakes 7

American Association

Sunday
Grand Prairie 14, Sioux Falls 4
Sioux City 9, Fargo-Moorhead 6
St. Paul 11, Kansas City 7
Lincoln 5, New Jersey 2
Wichita 5, Amarillo 1
Winnipeg 4, Gary SouthShore 2

Pacific Coast League

Sunday
Oklahoma City 5, Iowa 2
Omaha 7, Colorado Springs 1
New Orleans 6, Memphis 2
Reno 2, Sacramento 1
Fresno 5, Tacoma 4
Round Rock 6, Nashville 4
El Paso 5, Salt Lake 4

Northwoods League

Sunday
Mankato 8, Eau Claire 6
St. Cloud 8, Duluth 3
Kalamazoo 8, Rochester 7 (11 innings)
Thunder Bay 13, Alexandria 11
Madison 4, Wisconsin Rapids 3
Willmar 9, Waterloo 5
Green Bay 8, Lakeshore 6
Kenosha 8, La Crosse 2
Wisconsin 6, Battle Creek 5

WNBA

Sunday
Minnesota Lynx 77, Seattle Storm 60
Los Angeles 90, Connecticut 64
Phoenix 90, San Antonio 61
Atlanta 81, Chicago 79 (OT)

World Cup

Sunday
Championship

Germany 1, Argentina 0 (OT)


Sunday, July 13 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II West Sub-District
Saturday
At Luverne High School
Winner’s bracket

Springfield 4, Jackson 0
Luverne 5, Windom 4
Loser’s bracket
Windom 5, Pipestone 3
Championship
Luverne 3, Springfield 2 (8 innings)
Third place
Jackson 8, Windom 3

Amateur baseball

Saturday
Adrian 5, Heron Lake 4
Worthington 5, Adrian 2
Pipestone 5, Tracy 1
Sunday
Jackson at Hadley, 2 p.m.
Fairmont at Lakefield, 2 p.m.
Windom at Heron Lake, 2 p.m.
Windom vs. Fairmont at Lakefield, 5 p.m.
Martin County at Worthington, 2 p.m.
Wilmont at Pipestone, 2 p.m.
Adrian at Milroy Irish, 2 p.m.
Luverne at Tracy, 2 p.m.

Iowa high school baseball

Saturday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
First round
Okoboji vs. Sheldon, ppd.
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn vs. Sibley-Ocheyedan, ppd.
Class 2A District 1
First round
At Orange City
Cherokee vs. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union, ppd.
Hinton vs. Unity Christian, ppd.
Class 1A District 2
First round
George-Little Rock 3, Trinity Christian 1

Racing

Feature winners at Jackson Speedway

  • 360 sprints: Gregg Bakker, Sioux Falls
  • IMCA stock cars: Trent Schroeder, Worthington
  • Minniakota micro sprints: Tim Ottenbacher, Granville Iowa
  • IMCA sport mods: Jason Andrews, Estherville
  • IMCA hobby stocks: Malik Sampson, Worthington
  • IMCA sport compacts: Jay DeVries, Spencer

For complete results, click here.

Southern Plains Football League

Saturday
Championship
Southwest Huskerz 39, South Central Hawgs 7

Major League Baseball

Saturday
Interleague

Minnesota Twins 9, Colorado Rockies 3
American League

Chicago White Sox 6, Cleveland 2
Detroit 5, Kansas City 1
New York Yankees 3, Baltimore 0
Houston 3, Boston 2
Tampa Bay 10, Toronto 3
Los Angeles Angels 5, Texas 2
Seattle 6, Oakland 2
National League
Arizona 2, San Francisco 0
Atlanta 11, Chi Cubs 6
New York Mets 5, Miami 4
Saint Louis 10, Milwaukee 2
Pittsburgh 6, Cincinnati 5 (11 innings)
Washington 5, Philadelphia 3 (10 innings)
Los Angeles 1, San Diego 0

Midwest League

Saturday
Cedar Rapids 5, Clinton 1 (7 innings)
Lake County 7, Great Lakes 6 (10 innings)
Wisconsin 9, Quad Cities 8
West Michigan 2, Dayton 0
Fort Wayne 6, South Bend 1
Peoria 10, Burlington 6 (7 innings)
Beloit 7, Kane County 0
Lansing 3, Bowling Green 1

American Association

Saturday
Grand Prairie 7, Sioux Falls 5
Fargo-Moorhead 11, Sioux City 3
Kansas City 11, Saint Paul 4
Wichita 5, Amarillo 4
Gary SouthShore 10, Winnipeg 9
New Jersey 10, Lincoln 2
Laredo 7, Quebec 0

Pacific Coast League

Saturday
Iowa 6, Oklahoma City 5 (first game)
Oklahoma City 2, Iowa 1 (second game)
Omaha 4, Colorado Springs 0 (4 innings, susp., rain)
Salt Lake 6, El Paso 5 (10 innings)
Memphis 5, New Orleans 2
Nashville 5, Round Rock 3
Tacoma 7, Fresno 2
Albuquerque 6, Las Vegas 5
Sacramento 4, Reno 3

Northwoods League

Saturday
Mankato 8, Eau Claire 4
Kalamazoo 10, Rochester 9
Saint Cloud 7, Duluth 4
Alexandria 7, Thunder Bay 4
Battle Creek 18, Wisconsin 6
Lakeshore 6, Green Bay 5
Madison 10, Wisconsin Rapids 7

WNBA

Saturday
Atlanta 93, Indiana 74
Washington 91, Tulsa 74

World Cup

Saturday
Third place

Netherlands 3, Brazil 0


Saturday, July 12 sports

American Legion baseball

Second District Division II West Sub-District
Saturday
At Luverne High School
Winner’s bracket

Jackson vs. Springfield at South Field, 10 a.m.
Luverne vs. Windom at South Field, 12:30 p.m.
Jackson-Springfield winner vs. Luverne-Windom winner at South Field, 3 p.m.
Loser’s bracket
Wabasso vs. Pipestone at North Field, 10 a.m.
Redwood Falls vs. Jackson-Springfield loser at North Field, 12:30 p.m.
Wabasso-Pipestone winner vs. Luverne-Windom loser at North Field, 3 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Fairmont 5, Jackson 1

Patrick Rients had two hits for the Bulls.

Zach Copley had a double. Other hits were by Andy Wolf and Blaise Jacobsen. Ethan Welter had an RBI groundout.

Tom Hady was the losing pitcher. Jackson closes its regular-season schedule at Hadley Sunday.

Other Friday amateur baseball
Luverne 7, Hadley 6
Adrian 5, Tracy 4 (12 innings)
Blue Earth 19, Martin County 1

Saturday
Adrian at Heron Lake, 1 p.m.
Pipestone at Tracy, 2 p.m.

Iowa high school baseball

Friday
Regular season

Spirit Lake 9, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 3

Saturday
Class 2A District 2
At Estherville
First round
Okoboji vs. Sheldon, 5 p.m.
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn vs. Sibley-Ocheyedan, 7 p.m.
Class 2A District 1
First round
At Orange City
Cherokee vs. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union, 5 p.m.
Hinton vs. Unity Christian, 7 p.m.
Class 1A District 2
First round
George-Little Rock vs. Trinity Christian at Larchwood, 7 p.m.

Iowa high school softball

Class 3A Region 2
Friday
Semifinals

Spirit Lake 3, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 2
Osage 7, Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 1

Class 2A Region 1
Friday
Semifinals

Woodbury Central 15, Sioux Central 1
South O’Brien 7, Western Christian 6

Class 1A Region 1
Friday
Semifinals

Akron-Westfield 11, LeMars Gehlen Catholic 2
Newell-Fonda 13, Algona Bishop Garrigan 7

Racing

Feature winners at Fairmont Raceway

  • Modifieds - Eric Dailey, Armstrong
  • Stock cars - Devin Smith, Lake City, Iowa
  • Sport mods - Dustin Wiederhoeft, Fairmont
  • Hobby stocks - Andy Boeckman, Sac City, Iowa
  • Compacts - Terry Blowers, Waseca

Southern Plains Football League

Saturday
South Central
Hawgs at Southwest Huskerz, 7 p.m.

Major League Baseball

Friday
Interleague

Colorado Rockies 6, Minnesota Twins 2
American League
Cleveland 7, Chicago White Sox 4
Detroit 2, Kansas City 1
Baltimore 3, New York Yankees 2 (10 innings)
Toronto 8, Tampa Bay 5
Los Angeles Angels 3, Texas 0
Boston 8, Houston 3
National League
Chicago Cubs 5, Atlanta 4
Philadelphia 6, Washington 2
New York Mets 7, Miami 1
Cincinnati 6, Pittsburgh 5
Saint Louis 7, Milwaukee 6
San Diego 6, Los Angeles Dodgers 3
San Francisco 5, Arizona 0

Midwest League

Friday
Cedar Rapids 5, Clinton 4 (11 innings, comp. of susp. game)
Cedar Rapids 6, Clinton 1
Quad Cities 10, Wisconsin 5
Burlington 5, Peoria 4
West Michigan 7, Dayton 4
Lake County 14, Great Lakes 3
South Bend 9, Fort Wayne 2
Kane County 6, Beloit 3
Bowling Green 7, Lansing 2

American Association

Friday
Sioux Falls 4, Grand Prairie 0
Fargo-Moorhead 5, Sioux City 0
Saint Paul 3, Kansas City 2
Lincoln 5, New Jersey 4
Wichita 10, Amarillo 0
Gary Southshore 3, Winnipeg 2
Laredo 4, Quebec 3

Pacific Coast League

Friday
Iowa 7, Oklahoma City 4
Omaha 9, Colorado Springs 1
New Orleans 6, Memphis 4
Las Vegas 8, Albuquerque 1 (first game)
Albuquerque 5, Las Vegas 2 (second game)
Nashville 7, Round Rock 3
Salt Lake 4, El Paso 2
Tacoma 3, Fresno 2 (10 innings)
Sacramento 6, Reno 3

Northwoods League

Friday
Mankato 7, Duluth 3
St. Cloud 11, Willmar 5
Rochester 4, Alexandria 0
Eau Claire 10, Thunder Bay 2
Green Bay 14, Battle Creek 0
Waterloo 12, Kalamazoo 2
Kenosha 7, Wisconsin 2
Wisconsin Rapids 6, Madison 5

WNBA

Friday
Los Angeles 68, New York 54
Phoenix 72, Chicago 66
Seattle 88, San Antonio 67


Friday, July 11 sports

American Legion baseball

Thursday
Second District Division II West Sub-District
First round

Jackson 9, Wabasso 0

Chris Gumto was the winning pitcher Thursday night at Wacker Field as he went the first six innings, allowing one hit and striking out 13. Nick Arp pitched the final inning, striking out one.

Jared Bakalyar had three hits and two runs batted in.

Ryan Christopher had two hits and two RBI. Andrew Hesse also had two hits.

Scott Christopher and Mitch Macek each had a hit and an RBI. Easton Bahr also had a hit for Post 130.

Other Thursday games
Springfield 11, Pipestone 5
Windom 11, Redwood Falls 3

Saturday
At Luverne High School
Winner’s bracket

Jackson vs. Springfield at South Field, 10 a.m.
Luverne vs. Windom at South Field, 12:30 p.m.
Jackson-Springfield winner vs. Luverne-Windom winner at South Field, 3 p.m.
Loser’s bracket
Wabasso vs. Pipestone at North Field, 10 a.m.
Redwood Falls vs. Jackson-Springfield loser at North Field, 12:30 p.m.
Wabasso-Pipestone winner vs. Luverne-Windom loser at North Field, 12:30 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Friday
Jackson at Fairmont, 7:30 p.m.
Hadley vs. Luverne at Pipestone, 7:30 p.m.
Tracy at Adrian, 7:30 p.m.

Iowa high school baseball

Thursday
Spirit Lake 23, Sibley-Ocheyedan 5 (5 innings)
Spencer 5, Alta-Aurelia 4
Akron-Westfield 11, Harris-Lake Park 1 (5 innings)

Iowa high school softball

Class 3A Region 2
Friday
Semifinals

Spirit Lake at Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley
Garner-Hayfield/Ventura at Osage

Class 4A Region 1
Thursday
Semifinals

Algona 7, Spencer 2
LeMars 14, Storm Lake 0

Class 1A Region 1
Friday
Semifinals

LeMars Gehlen Catholic at Akron-Westfield
Algona Bishop Garrigan at Newell-Fonda

Class 2A Region 1
Friday
Semifinals

Sioux Central at Woodbury Central
Western Christian at South O’Brien

Racing

Fairmont Raceway

There’s an IMCA hobby stock special Friday night at Fairmont Raceway, with $1,100 on the line for the feature winner.

Hobby stocks from Minnesota, Iowa, North Dakota, South Dakota and Kansas will be competing.

Hot laps start at 7 p.m.

Park Jefferson

Drivers from the Minnesota Mafia and ASCS Midwest Region will be at Park Jefferson International Speedway in Jefferson, S.D. Friday night for the first night of competition at that track this season.

They’ll be competing in the Carlson Clash, which is named in honor of Ted and Jo Carlson, who purchased the horse track in 1984 and converted the facility to the present-day dirt track.

Kaley Gharst leads the Minnesota Mafia point standings by 14 points over Casey Heser.

Gregg Bakker is 23 points back in third place, Ryan Bickett is 29 points off the pace in fourth and Jody Rosenboom is fifth, only 32 points from the lead.

After Friday, the next race on the Minnesota Mafia schedule is at Rapid Speedway in Rock Rapids on July 17 to open Jackson Speedway Touring Series Speedweek.

In the ASCS Midwest Region standings, Jordan Boston has a five-point lead over Billy Alley, with defending champion Jack Dover 82 points off the pace in third place.

Danny Lasoski is fourth, 118 points off the lead; and Jason Martin is fifth, 121 points out of the top spot.

Major League Baseball

American League
Minnesota Twins 4, Seattle Mariners 2
Boston 4, Chicago White Sox 3 (10 innings)
Cleveland 9, New York Yankees 3
Detroit 16, Kansas City 4
Los Angeles Angels 15, Texas 6
National League
Chicago Cubs 6, Cincinnati 4 (12 innings)
Philadelphia 9, Milwaukee 1
Atlanta 3, New York Mets 1
Pittsburgh 9, Saint Louis 1
Los Angeles Dodgers 2, San Diego 1
Interleague
Oakland 6, San Francisco 1
Baltimore 4, Washington 3

Midwest League

Thursday
Cedar Rapids 7, Wisconsin 5
South Bend 7, Dayton 1
Lake County 5, Lansing 4
Great Lakes 8, Fort Wayne 1
Peoria 5, Clinton 3
Burlington 2, Beloit 0
Kane County 9, Quad Cities 5
Bowling Green 5, West Michigan 4

American Association

Thursday
Sioux City 2, Winnipeg 0
Saint Paul 4, Grand Prairie 3
Gary Southshore 2, Fargo-Moorhead 1
Kansas City 4, Grand Prairie 3

Pacific Coast League

Thursday
Omaha 7, Iowa 1
Memphis 1, Nashville 0
Albuquerque 7, El Paso 6 (comp. of susp. game)
Round Rock 10, Colorado Springs 4
New Orleans 10, Oklahoma City 8
Tacoma 18, Salt Lake 2
El Paso 8, Albuquerque 7 (7 innings)
Las Vegas 9, Reno 4
Fresno 3, Sacramento 2

Northwoods League

Thursday
Duluth 10, Mankato 4
Saint Cloud 8, Willmar 5 (10 innings)
Rochester 5, Alexandria 4
Eau Claire 8, Thunder Bay 5 (11 innings)
Waterloo 9, Kalamazoo 4
Wisconsin 7, Kenosha 4
Lakeshore 3, La Crosse 2
Wisconsin Rapids 3, Madison 1
Green Bay 9, Battle Creek 0

WNBA

Thursday
Minnesota Lynx 91, Tulsa Shock 85
Indiana 72, Connecticut 68


Thursday, July 10 sports

American Legion baseball

Thursday
Second District Division II West Sub-District
First round

Wabasso at Jackson, 6:30 p.m.
Pipestone at Springfield, 6:30 p.m.
Redwood Falls at Windom, 6:30 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Wednesday

Jackson 3, Wilmont 2

Ryan Rasche was the winning pitcher, going eight-plus innings, allowing seven hits, walking two and striking out six. Pat Boggess pitched one inning and picked up the save, allowing one hit and one intentional walk.

Patrick Rients had three hits including a double, while Mike Wierson had two hits and walked once. Ethan Welter and Kyle Luhmann had two hits apiece.

Andy Wolf had a hit and walked twice. Rasche also had a hit.

Lucas Henning pitched all nine innings for the Cardinals. Joe Krivarchka, Joe Ahrens and Blake Rogers all had two hits.

The Bulls are scheduled to play at Fairmont Friday.

Other amateur baseball Wednesday
Luverne 12, Lakefield 3
Martin County 6, Heron Lake 0
Windom 7, Pipestone 1
Fairmont 13, Worthington 2 (7 innings)
Hadley 10, Milroy Irish 1

Iowa high school baseball

Wednesday
West Bend-Mallard 10, Harris-Lake Park 0 (6 innings)
West Bend-Mallard 15, Harris-Lake Park 2 (5 innings)

Okoboji 10, George-Little Rock 0

Thursday
Spirit Lake at Sibley-Ocheyedan
Alta-Aurelia at Spencer

Iowa high school softball

Wednesday
Class 2A Region 1
Quarterfinals

South O'Brien 8, George-Little Rock/Central Lyon 7
Western Christian 5, Sibley-Ocheyedan 2
Woodbury Central 12, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union 0
Sioux Central 10, Hinton 2
Class 1A Region 1
Wednesday
Quarterfinals
LeMars Gehlen Catholic 16, Harris-Lake Park 8
Akron-Westfield 17, Clay Central-Everly 0 (3 innings)
Newell-Fonda 9, Laurens-Marathon 0
Algona Bishop Garrigan 8, West Bend-Mallard 3

Racing

There's IMCA racing Thursday at Clay County Fair Speedway in Spencer.

Classes running will be IMCA modifieds, IMCA stock cars, sport mods, IMCA hobby stocks and sport compacts.

Hot laps are 6:30 p.m., with racing to start at 7 p.m.

Major League Baseball

American League
Minnesota Twins 8, Seattle Mariners 1
New York Yankees 5, Cleveland 4 (14 innings)
Boston 5, Chicago White Sox 4
Kansas City 5, Tampa Bay 4
Los Angeles Angels 8, Toronto 7
Houston 8, Texas 4
National League
Colorado 6, San Diego 3
Arizona 4, Miami 3 (10 innings)
New York Mets 4, Atlanta 1
Cincinnati 4, Chicago Cubs 1
Philadelphia 4, Milwaukee 1
Saint Louis 5, Pittsburgh 2
Interleague
Detroit 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 1
Washington 6, Baltimore 2
San Francisco 5, Oakland 2

Midwest League

Wisconsin 5, Cedar Rapids 2
Burlington 6, Beloit 2
Quad Cities 3, Kane County 1
Lake County 4, Lansing 3
Dayton 5, South Bend 4
Great Lakes 3, Fort Wayne 0
Peoria 4, Clinton 3
Bowling Green 4, West Michigan 3

American Association

Wichita 1, Sioux Falls 0
Sioux City 9, Winnipeg 2
Saint Paul 4, Amarillo 3
Grand Prairie 6, Kansas City 1
Gary Southshore 6, Fargo-Moorhead 3
Lincoln 10, Laredo 9

Pacific Coast League

Iowa 2, Omaha 1 (14 innings)
Colorado Springs 12, Round Rock 4
Memphis 8, Nashville 1
New Orleans 4, Oklahoma City 3
Salt Lake 10, Tacoma 4
El Paso 3, Albuquerque 2 (1 innings, susp., rain)
Sacramento 6, Fresno 2
Reno 15, Las Vegas 4

Northwoods League

Saint Cloud 4, Mankato 2
Rochester 8, Duluth 5
Eau Claire 4, Alexandria 2
Willmar 15, Waterloo 4
Kenosha 3, La Crosse 2
Wisconsin 9, Thunder Bay 4
Lakeshore 3, Battle Creek 2 (10 innings)
Madison 8, Wisconsin Rapids 4
Kalamazoo 8, Green Bay 6

WNBA

Wednesday
Washington 72, Chicago 65
Phoenix 78, Seattle 58
San Antonio 80, New York 66
Thursday
Minnesota Lynx at Tulsa Shock, 7 p.m.

World Cup soccer

Wednesday
Semifinals

At Sao Paulo
Argentina 0, Netherlands 0 (Argentina advances 4-2 on penalty kicks)


Wednesday, July 9 sports

American Legion baseball

Jackson is seeded third for the Second District Division II West Sub-District American Legion baseball tournament.

Post 130 will host sixth-seeded Wabasso at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Wacker Field. Also on that side of the bracket Thursday, seventh-seeded Pipestone plays at second-seeded Springfield.

On the other side of the bracket, fifth-seeded Redwood Falls goes to fourth-seeded Windom and top-seeded Luverne has a bye.

After Thursday, the remainder of the tournament will be played at the Luverne High School fields, with five games Saturday and two Sunday.

Four teams advance to the Second District tournament in Redwood Falls.

Amateur baseball

Tuesday
Milroy Irish 6, Lakefield 1
Wednesday
Jackson at Wilmont, 7:30 p.m.
Luverne at Lakefield, 7:30 p.m.
Heron Lake at Martin County, 7:30 p.m.
Pipestone at Windom, 7:30 p.m.
Worthington at Fairmont, 7:30 p.m.
Tracy at Adrian, 7:30 p.m.
Hadley at Milroy Irish, 6:30 p.m.

Iowa high school baseball

Tuesday
Emmetsburg 9, Cherokee 6
Spencer 12, Sioux Central 7
Wednesday
Alta-Aurelia at Spirit Lake
Emmetsburg at Storm Lake
North Iowa at Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire
George-Little Rock at Okoboji

Iowa high school softball

Tuesday
Class 3A Region 2
First round

Spirit Lake 9, Sheldon 8
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 1, Estherville Lincoln Central 0
Osage 7, Forest City 1
Garner-Hayfield/Ventura 9, Clear Lake 6
Class 2A Region 1
First round

George-Little Rock/Central Lyon 5, Okoboji 0
Sibley-Ocheyedan 4, West Lyon 2
Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union 4, Unity Christian 1
Sioux Central 9, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 7
Wednesday
Quarterfinals
George-Little Rock/Central Lyon at South O'Brien
Sibley-Ocheyedan at Western Christian
Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union at Woodbury Central
Sioux Central at Hinton
Class 1A Region 1
Wednesday
Quarterfinals
Harris-Lake Park at LeMars Gehlen Catholic
Clay Central-Everly at Akron-Westfield
Laurens-Marathon at Newell-Fonda
West Bend-Mallard at Algona Bishop Garrigan

Major League Baseball

American League
Minnesota Twins 2, Seattle Mariners 0
Cleveland 5, New York Yankees 3
Chicago White Sox 8, Boston 3
Tampa Bay 4, Kansas City 3
Houston 8, Texas 3
Toronto 4, Los Angeles Angels 0
National League
Cincinnati 4, Chicago Cubs 2 (first game)
Cincinnati 6, Chicago Cubs 5 (second game)
New York Mets 8, Atlanta 3
Philadelphia 9, Milwaukee 7
Saint Louis 5, Pittsburgh 4
Colorado 2, San Diego 1
Miami 2, Arizona 1
Interleague
Detroit 14, Los Angeles Dodgers 5
Baltimore at Washington, ppd., rain
Oakland 6, San Francisco 1

Midwest League

Tuesday
Cedar Rapids 15, Wisconsin 5
Kane County 7, Quad Cities 3
Clinton 4, Peoria 2
Lansing 12, Lake County 4
South Bend 5, Dayton 4
Great Lakes 5, Fort Wayne 4
Beloit 5, Burlington 3
Bowling Green 3, West Michigan 1

American Association

Tuesday
Wichita 8, Sioux Falls 7
Sioux City 2, Winnipeg 1
Saint Paul 3, Amarillo 2
Gary Southshore 9, Fargo-Moorhead 5
Grand Prairie 7, Kansas City 2
Laredo 2, Lincoln 0

Pacific Coast League

Tuesday
Omaha 7, Iowa 6
Nashville 4, Memphis 2
Round Rock 5, Colorado Springs 4
Oklahoma City 6, New Orleans 5
Tacoma 14, Salt Lake 7
El Paso 4, Albuquerque 3
Las Vegas 6, Reno 2
Fresno 14, Sacramento 2

Northwoods League

Tuesday
Mankato 9, Saint Cloud 2 (first game)
Saint Cloud 3, Mankato 2 (second game)
Eau Claire 5, Alexandria 1 (7 innings)
Wisconsin 5, Thunder Bay 4
Lakeshore 11, Battle Creek 5
Wisconsin Rapids 6, Madison 2
Green Bay 9, Kalamazoo 3
Willmar 6, Waterloo 3
La Crosse 10, Kenosha 9

WNBA

Tuesday
Minnesota Lynx 83, Los Angeles Sparks 72
Atlanta 83, Connecticut 71
Indiana 78, Tulsa 76

World Cup soccer

Semifinals
Tuesday
At Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Germany 7, Brazil 1
Wednesday
At Sao Paulo

Netherlands vs. Argentina, 3 p.m.


Tuesday, July 8 sports

American Legion baseball

Monday
Jackson 12, Windom 0

Scott Christopher had three hits for Jackson and was the winning pitcher. Ryan Christopher had two hits.

Mitch Macek had a double. Also getting hits were Andrew Hesse, Easton Bahr and Jordan Biehn.

Amateur baseball

Tuesday
Minnesota Lake at Martin County
Milroy Irish at Lamberton

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Spirit Lake 10, Emmetsburg 4
Spencer 17, Storm Lake 1
Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire 1, Harris-Lake Park 0
George-Little Rock 15, Sibley-Ocheyedan 2 (5 innings)
Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 7, Trinity Christian 4
Tuesday
Estherville Lincoln Central at West Bend-Mallard
Cherokee at Emmetsburg
Sioux Central at Spencer
Okoboji at Sioux Center

Iowa high school softball

Monday
Regular season
Spirit Lake 9, Emmetsburg 5
Spencer 6, Storm Lake 2
Class 1A Region 1
First round
Harris-Lake Park 9, Trinity Christian 3
Clay Central-Everly 3, West Sioux 1
Laurens-Marathon 4, Storm Lake Saint Mary's 3
West Bend-Mallard 15, Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire 3 (5 innings)
Tuesday
Class 3A Region 2
Sheldon at Spirit Lake
Estherville Lincoln Central at Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley
Forest City at Osage
Clear Lake at Garner-Hayfield/Ventura
Class 2A Region 1
First round

Okoboji at George-Little Rock/Central Lyon
West Lyon at Sibley-Ocheyedan
Unity Christian at Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn/Remsen-Union
Sioux Central at Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn

Major League Baseball

American League
Seattle Mariners 2, Minnesota Twins 0
New York Yankees 5, Cleveland 3
Chicago White Sox 4, Boston 0
Kansas City 6, Tampa Bay 0
Houston 12, Texas 7
Los Angeles Angels 5, Toronto 2
National League
New York Mets 4, Atlanta 3 (11 innings)
Cincinnati 9, Chicago Cubs 3
Philadelphia 3, Milwaukee 2
Saint Louis 2, Pittsburgh 0
San Diego 6, Colorado 1
Arizona 9, Miami 1
Interleague
Baltimore 8, Washington 2 (11 innings)
Oakland 5, San Francisco 0

American Association

Wichita 14, Sioux Falls 4
Laredo 5, Lincoln 1 (3 innings, susp., rain)

Pacific Coast League

Omaha 7, Iowa 3
Colorado Springs 6, Round Rock 4
New Orleans 10, Oklahoma City 1
Memphis 2, Nashville 1
Salt Lake 6, Tacoma 5
Albuquerque 7, El Paso 5
Reno 14, Las Vegas 8
Sacramento 6, Fresno 4

Northwoods League

Willmar 6, Duluth 4
Lakeshore 5, Green Bay 4
Waterloo 9, Mankato 5
Madison 7, Kalamazoo 4
Kenosha 4, Wisconsin 3 (first game)
Kenosha 4, Wisconsin 1 (second game)

WNBA

Tuesday
Los Angeles Sparks at Minnesota Lynx, 8 p.m.

World Cup soccer

Tuesday
Semifinals
Brazil vs. Germany, 2 p.m.


Monday, July 7 sports

American Legion baseball

Monday
Windom at Jackson, Junior Legion, 6 p.m.; Legion, 7:30 p.m.

Amateur baseball

Sunday
Jackson 11, Windom 6

Blaise Jacobsen had two hits for the Bulls including a double, walked once and had an RBI; Caleb Rossow had two hits including a double; Ryan Rasche had two hits, walked and had a sacrifice fly and two RBI; and Ethan Welter had two hits and two runs batted in.

Andy Wolf had a hit and an RBI groundout; Mike Wierson had a hit and walked three times; Pat Rients had a hit, walked and reached on an error; Zach Copley had a hit and walked; and Kyle Luhmann had a hit.

Drake Borsgard and Zach Bartosh each had two hits for the Pirates.

Copley started and went two and two-thirds on the mound for Jackson, Wolf pitched one-third of an inning, Copley came back in and went another two innings, with Pat Boggess, Jeremiah Flatgard, Tom Hady and Kyle Luhmann each then pitching one inning.

Mitchell Hirsch started and took the loss for Windom, with Sam Huska pitching in relief.

The Bulls are at Wilmont Wednesday, while the Pirates are at Adrian Saturday.

Other Sunday amateur baseball
Lakefield 10, Pipestone 6
Heron Lake 2, Tracy 1
Milroy Irish 14, Heron Lake 4
Worthington 6, Pipestone 4
Martin County 11, Luverne 8
Adrian 5, Martin County 1
Fairmont 4, Adrian 3
Luverne 4, Fairmont 3 (13 innings)
Wilmont 13, Hadley 10
Southwest Outlaws 10, Belle Plaine Gray Tigers 1

Iowa high school baseball

Monday
Spirit Lake at Emmestburg
Estherville Lincoln Central at Cherokee
Spencer at Storm Lake
Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire at Harris-Lake Park (2)

Iowa high school softball

Monday
Class 1A Region 1
First round
Trinity Christian at Harris-Lake Park
Clay Central-Everly at West Sioux
Storm Lake Saint Mary's at Laurens-Marathon
Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayrshire vs. West Bend-Mallard at Algona Bishop Garrigan
Regular season
Emmetsburg at Spirit Lake
Spencer at Storm Lake

Major League Baseball

American League
New York Yankees 9, Minnesota Twins 7
Cleveland 4, Kansas City 1
Chicago White Sox 1, Seattle 0
Tampa Bay 7, Detroit 3
Baltimore 7, Boston 6 (12 innings)
Los Angeles Angels 6, Houston 1
Oakland 4, Toronto 2
National League
Cincinnati 4, Milwaukee 2
Arizona 3, Atlanta 1
Washington 2, Chicago Cubs 1
Pittsburgh 6, Philadelphia 2
Miami 8, Saint Louis 4
Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Colorado 2
San Francisco 5, San Diego 3
Interleague
New York Mets 8, Texas 4

Midwest League

Beloit 3, Cedar Rapids 2
West Michigan 7, Fort Wayne 6
South Bend 8, Lake County 7
Great Lakes 12, Lansing 4
Burlington 2, Peoria 1
Clinton 2, Kane County 1 (14 innings)
Dayton 8, Bowling Green 3
Quad Cities 5, Wisconsin 0 (first game)
Quad Cities 6, Wisconsin 4 (second game)

Pacific Coast League

Iowa 5, Oklahoma City 4
Omaha 7, Colorado Springs 2
Memphis 5, New Orleans 2
El Paso 12, Salt Lake 10
Nashville 10, Round Rock 6
Las Vegas 12, Albuquerque 1
Sacramento 14, Reno 7
Tacoma 7, Fresno 6

WNBA

New York Liberty 87, Minnesota Lynx 80
Phoenix 94, Los Angeles 89


Sunday, July 6 sports

Amateur baseball

Sunday
Jackson at Windom, 7:30 p.m.
Lakefield at Pipestone, 2 p.m.
Tracy at Heron Lake, 2 p.m.
Milroy Irish at Heron Lake, 5 p.m.
Worthington at Pipestone, 5 p.m.
Martin County at Luverne, 2 p.m.
Martin County at Adrian, 5 p.m.
Fairmont at Adrian, 2 p.m.
Fairmont at Luverne, 5 p.m.

Racing

University of Okoboji Night, Jackson Speedway. For results, click here.

Southern Plains Football League

Saturday
South Central Hawgs 24, Midwest Rampage 14

Trey Driggs scored on runs of 91 and 31 yards, Nate Hotzler caught a 23-yard touchdown pass from Jeff Sipple and Jonny Christensen kicked three extra points and a 24-yard field goal.

Southwest Huskerz 39, Albert Lea Grizzlies 6

The Hawgs and Huskerz play for the SPFL title next Saturday at 7:00 in Worthington.

Major League Baseball

American League
Minnesota Twins 2, New York Yankees 1 (11 innings)
Seattle 3, Chicago White Sox 2 (14 innings)
Tampa Bay 7, Detroit 2
Cleveland 7, Kansas City 3
Boston 3, Baltimore 2 (first game)
Baltimore 7, Boston 4 (second game)
Los Angeles Angels 11, Houston 5
Oakland 5, Toronto 1
National League
Miami 6, Saint Louis 5
Washington 13, Chicago Cubs 0
Pittsburgh 3, Philadelphia 2
Atlanta 10, Arizona 4
Colorado 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 7
Milwaukee 1, Cincinnati 0
San Francisco 5, San Diego 3 (10 innings)
Interleague
Texas 5, New York Mets 3

Midwest League

Beloit 6, Cedar Rapids 3
Peoria 2, Burlington 1
Wisconsin at Quad Cities, ppd., rain
Kane County 4, Clinton 0
West Michigan 8, Fort Wayne 4
Great Lakes 5, Lansing 3
South Bend 8, Lake County 7
Dayton 10, Bowling Green 3

American Association

Kansas City 4, Sioux Falls 2 (first game)
Kansas City 10, Sioux Falls 0 (second game)
Wichita 2, Sioux City 0
Saint Paul 2, Gary Southshore 0
Winnipeg 8, Fargo-Moorhead 4
Grand Prairie 8, Lincoln 7
Laredo 22, Amarillo 7

Pacific Coast League

Oklahoma City 3, Iowa 2
Colorado Springs 5, Omaha 2
Memphis 6, New Orleans 3
Round Rock 4, Nashville 3
Salt Lake 5, El Paso 3
Albuquerque 11, Las Vegas 3 (first game)
Las Vegas 6, Albuquerque 3 (second game)
Reno 12, Sacramento 4
Fresno 5, Tacoma 1

Northwoods League

Eau Claire 9, Mankato 2
Waterloo 2, Rochester 1
Willmar 4, Thunder Bay 3
Saint Cloud 7, Green Bay 1
Alexandria 6, Duluth 3
Battle Creek 7, Madison 1
LaCrosse 10, Wisconsin 7 (10 innings)
Lakeshore 5, Kalamazoo 1
Wisconsin Rapids 14, Kenosha 7

WNBA

San Antonio 71, Indiana 70
Atlanta 86, Washington 73
Connecticut 78, Tulsa 76
Seattle 80, Chicago 73

World Cup soccer

Quarterfinals
Argentina 1, Belgium 0
Netherlands 0, Costa Rica 0 ( Netherlands advanced 4-3 on penalty kicks)

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