KFIZ Sports Scoreboard – 5/17/18
High School Baseball:
Fond du Lac 7, Appleton North 6
–Fondy totaled 11 hits in the win and plays at Kimberly tonight.
High School Softball:
Appleton North 5, Fond du Lac 2
Mayville 12, North Fond du Lac 10
St. Mary’s Springs won the Flyway Conference mini-meet at Mayville Wednesday. The Ledgers shot a 152 as a team with Owen Ahern earning medalist honors with a 36. Colin Ahern fired a 37, while Ben Hintze added a 39. Winnebago Lutheran finished second with a 185, both Mason and Trenton Herkstroeter shot a 42 to lead the Vikings. Omro was third (188), Lomira fourth (194), Mayville fifth (202), North Fond du Lac sixth (227), Laconia – Incomplete team.
Major League Baseball:
Milwaukee 8, Arizona 2
–Travis Shaw went 2 for 4 with a double and hit his 10th home run of the season as the Brewers won the final game of the series in Arizona. Shaw and Domingo Santana hit back-to-back home runs in the first inning, while Christian Yelich and Tyler Saladino also hit long balls in the win. Brandon Woodruff earned the win on the mound for Milwaukee, allowing two runs on one hit and striking out six. The Brewers are off today and visit Minnesota for a three-game series beginning Friday night.
Atlanta 4, Chicago Cubs 1
Cincinnati 6, San Francisco 3
Cleveland 6, Detroit 0
Tampa Bay 5, Kansas City 3
St. Louis 7, Minnesota 5
Pittsburgh 3, Chicago White Sox 2
Minor League Baseball:
Beloit 4, Wisconsin 1
ESPN.com reported Wednesday evening the Bucks were set to hire former Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer as their next coach. Budenholzer was being targeted by both Milwaukee and Toronto in their coaching searches and was reportedly one of two people who the team brought in for a second interview with General Manager Jon Horst. Budenholzer spent the past five seasons as the Hawks’ head coach after 17 years as an assistant in San Antonio under Gregg Popovich.
Western Conference Finals – Game 2:
Houston 127, Golden State 105
–James Harden scored 27 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Rockets to a win in game two. The series is tied 1-1 with game three Sunday.