The first day of the WIAA track & field state championships and the weekend started with division three! There were multiple state champs including Parker Schneider of Durand in the boys 1600m and Ziyannah Conner of Independence in the girls 100m hurdles.
Trae Young scored 48 points, Clint Capela converted a go-ahead putback with 29.8 seconds left and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 116-113 on Wednesday night to open the Eastern Conference finals.
Eau Claire Memorial earns a trip to the state baseball tournament with wins over River Falls and DC Everest in their sectional championship. In softball sectional semifinals, conference rivals clash as Chippewa Falls battles Hudson, Bloomer hosts Northwestern and McDonell takes on Thorp. Catch highlights and reaction right here on SportScene 13!
The Eau Claire Express end a home losing streak by taking down the Bismarck Larks by a score of 3-1 on Father’s Day. Plus, the Eau Claire Cavaliers stay undefeated on the year with two wins over Jim Falls.
The Regis/McDonell Saints girls soccer team fights hard but their season comes to an end with a 2-0 loss to Assumption in the section finals. Plus, an update on other girls soccer teams throughout Western Wisconsin and Ty Rondestvedt and Dan Harris of Altoona finish 4th in state in boys doubles tennis.
A WIAA Boys state tennis tournament update with multiple local athletes seasons coming to an end, while a doubles pair looks for a state championship. Plus, the Eau Claire Express at Carson Park taking on the Bismark Larks.
Rivalry playoff baseball as Eau Claire North and Memorial face-off in the regional championship. Plus, Chippewa Falls travels to Stevens Point looking for a regional title as well. Sectional semifinal soccer as Regis/McDonell battles Northland Pines and highlights from the first day of boys state individual tennis.
Regional Championships in softball on the line as Chippewa Falls hosts Eau Claire North, Bloomer battles Spooner and McDonell takes on Flambeau. While on the baseball diamond, Fall Creek and Thorp/Gilman face-off for the regional title. Plus, Memorial alum and Notre Dame pitcher Tanner Kohlhepp earns regional accolades.
Playoff baseball action dominates SportScene 13 with regional semifinal highlights from around the area. Eau Claire has four teams moving on as Immanuel, North, Regis (Cole Selvig strikes out 13!) and Memorial all get wins. Plus, Fall Creek earns a hard fought victory over Osseo-Fairchild and Chippewa Falls defeats Wisconsin Rapids.
Avisaíl García hit a two-run homer, Christian Yelich added a pinch-hit sacrifice fly on his bobblehead day and the Milwaukee Brewers completed a three-game sweep of the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 5-2 win. Despite getting outhit 10-5, Milwaukee won for the 14th time in 16 games, including seven in a row at home.
We hear from the Eau Claire Memorial boys golf team as they prepare for the state tournament. Regular season softball action as Eau Claire North takes on Marshfield and Neillsville travels to Auburndale. Plus, the Eau Claire Express look for their third straight win taking on the Waterloo Bucks.
Prep baseball playoffs started Thursday with Regis hosting Durand, Immanuel taking on Glenwood City and Altoona taking on Merrill. Big Rivers regular season action as North and Hudson battle and Chippewa Falls looks for a win over Eau Claire Memorial. Plus, Division One boys tennis sectional action and the Express look for their second straight win.
Prep postseason action on the court as the Menard Tennis Center hosts the boys Division Two Sectional. Plus, Regional softball as Colfax takes on Regis. Finally, the Eau Claire Express look for a hard fought win over the Minnesota Mud Puppies.
The Western Cloverbelt title was on the line in baseball as Altoona played host to Fall Creek. Plus, Bloomer looked for their 20th win of the season in a non-conference battle with McDonell. Memorial softball took on Superior and the Express open a homestand facing the Duluth Huskies.
Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Kyrie Irving had 25 and the two superstars carried the Brooklyn Nets after James Harden’s early injury in a 115-107 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals
A triple header of baseball action at Carson Park as Eau Claire Immanuel, Eau Claire North and the Express look for wins. Plus, Altoona host Regis in Cloverbelt West action in baseball and softball. Chippewa Falls softball heads on the road to DC Everest.