Local Sports Update for 6/3/15…
In high school baseball yesterday, two area teams were able to get spots in this weekend’s IHSA State Finals using walk-off hits to win their respective games 6-5. It was Teutopolis winning over DuQuoin at the 2A Sauget Super-Sectional and Okaw Valley beating Princeville at the 1A Champaign Super-Sectional. T-Town will now play Williamsville at 5 PM Friday, while Okaw Valley takes on Okawville at Noon Friday. Both games will be at Dozer Park in Peoria.
In high school softball yesterday, Hardin Calhoun beat Cumberland 4-0 at the 2A Springfield Super-Sectional. Hardin Calhoun pitcher Grace Baalman had a no-hitter, allowing only one walk while striking out 21 Cumberland hitters. Elsewhere, Mattoon lost to Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin 1-0.
In Major League Baseball yesterday, the St. Louis Cardinals beat Milwaukee 1-0. Elsewhere, the Chicago Cubs lost to Miami 5-2 and the Chicago White Sox lost to the Texas Rangers 15-2.