Local Sports Update for 6/2/15…
In high school baseball yesterday, Cobden won over Neoga 5-4 in the 1A Carbondale Super-Sectional while Okaw Valley beat Blue Ridge 5-2 in the 1A LeRoy Sectional. Teutopolis beat Belleville Althoff 4-1 to earn a spot in today’s 2A Sauget Super-Sectional against DuQuoin.
In high school softball yesterday, Wayne City beat Oblong 1-0 in 9 innings to win the 1A Odin Sectional. Cumberland will play Hardin Calhoun today in the 1A Springfield Super-Sectional.
In college baseball, Illinois beat Wright State 8-4 yesterday afternoon to win the NCAA Tournament’s Champaign Regional and move on to the Super-Regional round. Illinois will host Vanderbilt in a best-of-3 series that starts on Saturday.
In Major League Baseball yesterday, the St. Louis Cardinals lost to Milwaukee 1-0. Elsewhere, the Chicago Cubs beat Miami 5-1 and the Chicago White Sox were off.