Monday June 10th Local Sports

first_img— high school baseball and softball schedules tonight= CIMLMason City High at Southeast Polk == Class 3A1. Cedar Rapids Xavier (12-1) LW #12. Davenport Assumption (10-3) LW #23. Central DeWitt (9-0) LW #34. Harlan (9-1) LW #55. Marion (8-1) LW#76. Solon (9-3) LW #67. Grinnell (10-1) LW #88. Ballard (9-1) LW (X)9. Sergeant Bluff-Luton (10-5) LW #410. Centerville (7-0) LW (X) = North Central ConferenceClarion-Goldfield-Dows at Clear Lake (baseball on KRIB at 7:30)Hampton-Dumont-CAL at St. EdmondAlgona at HumboldtWebster City at Iowa Falls-Alden MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Lynx say rookie forward Jessica Shepard will be out for the rest of the season after suffering a torn ACL in her right knee. The team said Shepard’s injury was confirmed by an MRI taken at Mayo Clinic in Minneapolis. Shepard injured her knee during Saturday’s 89-85 loss to the Los Angeles Sparks. The Lynx say she will have surgery at a date to be determined. == Class 4A1. Johnston (12-0) LW #12. Western Dubuque (12-1) LW #23. Ankeny Centennial (9-2) LW #84. Waukee (9-2) LW #65. Dowling Catholic (8-3) LW #36. Iowa City West (10-4) LW #47. Des Moines Roosevelt (10-3) LW (X)8. Southeast Polk (9-4) LW #79. Linn-Mar (9-3) LW (X)10. Sioux City East (10-2) LW (X) == Class 2A1. Wilton (8-0) LW #12. Dike-New Hartford (14-0) LW #23. North Linn (16-1) LW #54. Treynor (12-1) LW #35. Beckman Dyersville (12-3) LW #46. Van Meter (7-2) LW #67. Cascade (11-2) LW #88. New Hampton (13-2) LW #79. West Lyon (11-0) LW #1010. Hinton (10-0) LW (X) TORONTO — Nick Nurse is on the verge of winning a World Championship in his first season as Toronto’s coach. The Carroll native has led the Raptors to a three games to one lead over Golden State in the NBA Finals heading into tonight’s game five in Toronto.The Raptors have taken command over an injury plagued Warriors team after winning both games in Oakland.Tipoff tonight is scheduled for 8 o’clock. SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Authorities say former Minnesota Twins and Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is hospitalized following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican Republic, authorities said.Dominican police officials said Ortiz was at the Dial Bar and Lounge in Santo Domingo around 8:50 p.m. Sunday when the gunman approached from behind and shot him at close range. Officials said Ortiz was taken to the Abel Gonzalez clinic, where he underwent surgery, and his condition was stable.Ortiz’s father, Leo, said his son was out of danger and there wasn’t any collateral damage, meaning no damage to major organs. He said he had no idea why someone would have shot at his son.The Boston Red Sox said in a statement they were notified by Ortiz’s family that he sustained a gunshot wound to his “lower back/abdominal region” and that he is recovering. The team offered “all available resources to aid in his recovery.” TONIGHT ON-AIR:AM-1490/96.7-FM KRIB, kribam.com — Clear Lake baseball vs. Clarion-Goldfield-Dows — 7:30AM-1300 KGLO, kgloam.com — Newman baseball at Rockford — 7:30 = Top of Iowa ConferenceNewman at Rockford (baseball on KGLO at 7:30)Garner-Hayfield-Ventura at Nashua-PlainfieldGarrigan at West HancockNorthwood-Kensett at Lake MillsForest City at St. AnsgarOsage at North IowaNorth Union at West ForkBelmond-Klemme at Central SpringsNorth Butler at Eagle Grove == The Twins are off today and start a week-and-a-half long homestand beginning with a three-game series against Seattle. First pitch times on Tuesday and Wednesday are scheduled for 7:10 with the pre-game show starting at 6:30 on KGLO. Thursday it’s a 12:10 start with an 11:30 pre-game on KGLO. DES MOINES — Radio Iowa/Iowa High School Baseball Coaches Association  Poll 6/9/19== Class 1A1. Mason City Newman (9-2) LW #12. Don Bosco (11-0) LW #23. Southeast Warren (9-0) LW #34. Martensdale-St. Mary’s (10-3) LW #45. Calamus-Wheatland (13-1) LW #56. Alburnett (10-3) LW #67. Saint Ansgar (10-4) LW #98. Kee (11-2) LW (X)9. HLV (11-0) LW #1010. Kingsley-Pierson (12-3) LW #8 DETROIT (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered for the fourth straight game and the Minnesota Twins connected four times in all to rout the Detroit Tigers 12-2. Miguel Sano, Byron Buxton and Eddie Rosario also connected for the Twins. Minnesota hit eight homers while winning two of three in Detroit. The Tigers have lost 13 of their last 15 at Comerica Park.last_img read more

TRAGIC SHANE TO BE REMEMBERED BY THOSE DOING WHAT HE DID BEST

first_imgShane Bonner will long live in the memory of the many lives he touched.The talented young athlete from Convoy who passed away some 18 months ago following a tragic road accident.Shane is to be remembered on Sept 16th at the Donegal 5k championships to appropriately be held in Convoy . This event traditionally coming towards the end of the Donegal Grand Prix Series of races / walks organised by the Donegal athletics Board is sure to attract an enthusiastic group of family and friends from the immediate Convoy area in addition to the normal numbers that an event such as this attracts from the general running community and in particular his clubmates from Finn Valley AC.The run /walk has a 11.15am start and everyone walkers /joggers/runners are al welcome. Registration from 9 am at the local GAA grounds .Shane, a student at LYIT at the time of his tragic accident, was a scoring member of various Valley and Donegal club teams since his introduction to the sport while a student at the local St Bridgets N S and Deele College .A memorial trophy in his name will be presented to the the individual winner on the day and will become an annual aspect of the championship 5k. Regardless he will never be forgotten by his family, friends and clubmates.   TRAGIC SHANE TO BE REMEMBERED BY THOSE DOING WHAT HE DID BEST was last modified: September 5th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:accidentconvoyShane Bonnerlast_img read more