Local Sports Update for 5/28/15…
In high school baseball yesterday, Edwards County beat Altamont 9-2 in the Class 1A St. Anthony Sectional. Elsewhere in 1A, Okaw Valley beat Oakwood 1-0 at the LeRoy Sectional and will play Blue Ridge later this week. At the 2A Vandalia Sectional yesterday, Teutopolis won against Piasa Southwestern 3-1. The Wooden Shoes advance to play Belleville Althoff later this week.
At the 3A Effingham Regional yesterday, Charleston beat Centralia 7-1 and Effingham won against Salem 5-0. Charleston and Effingham will play at 10 AM Saturday for the Regional title. Moving to the 3A Mount Zion Regional, Rochester beat Mattoon 5-2 while Mount Zion upset 1-seed Chatham Glenwood 3-2.
In high school softball yesterday, Central A&M beat Okaw Valley 3-2 at the 1A St. Anthony Sectional while Breese Central won over Tuscola 6-3 at the 2A Sectional being held by Teutopolis High School.
In Major League Baseball yesterday, the St. Louis Cardinals beat Arizona 4-3. In other action, the Chicago Cubs fell to the Nationals 3-0 while the Chicago White Sox beat the Blue Jays 5-3 in 10 innings.