Sports : Tuesday, 9/19/17
Monday’s High School Results:
St. Lawrence Seminary 1, Oostburg 0
New Holstein 2, Kewaunee 1
Campbellsport 3, St. Mary’s Springs 1
Fond du Lac 4, Appleton North 3
–The Cardinals get all their wins from singles play, as Kellie Hierl, Maddie Kleinke, Ally Gietzel and Jamie Ayer pick up wins for Fondy.
The Hierl Insurance High School Team of the Week is the North Fond du Lac/Oakfield boys Cross Country team, who battled the heat and the hills at the Hilltopper Invite in Mount Calvary on Saturday. North Fondy/Oakfield finished in second place as a team, with Diego Charbonneau taking second individually with a time of 18:05. Brandon Anderson also finished in the top 10, placing ninth with a time of 18:39.
Women’s College Soccer:
UW-Oshkosh 4, Marian 0
Major League Baseball:
Milwaukee 3. Pittsburgh 0
–Ryan Braun went 2 for 3 with a home run as the Brewers took game one of their three-game series with the Pirates in Pittsburgh Monday night. Brent Suter earned the win for the Brewers to improve to 3-2 on the year. He kept the Pirates scoreless through five innings, allowing five hits while striking out four. Corey Knebel picked up his 36th save of the year with a scoreless ninth inning. Game two of the series is tonight, Chase Anderson gets the start for Milwaukee, while Trevor Williams starts for Pittsburgh. Pregame coverage begins at 5:30, first pitch at 6:05 on KFIZ.
NY Yankees 2, Minnesota 1
Oakland 8, Detroit 3
Detroit 24, NY Giants 10
–Matthew Stafford threw for two touchdowns as the Lions improved to 2-0 and moved into first place in the NFC North with a win over the Giants on Monday Night Football.
Badgers quarterback Alex Hornibrook was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week after his performance in Wisconsin’s 40-6 win over BYU on Saturday. Hornibrook threw for 256 yards and four touchdowns and set the Wisconsin single-game completion percentage record in the game, completing 94.7 percent of his passes. The award is Hornibrook’s first career Offensive Player of the Week award, and the second week in a row the Badgers have been named “Offensive Player of the Week” after Jonathan Taylor earned the honors last week.
The Badgers are on their bye week this week, but it was announced their next game against Northwestern at Camp Randall Stadium to begin Big Ten play will kickoff at 11am on Saturday, September 30th.
NBA: The Bucks have re-signed guard Jason Terry. Terry averaged just over four points per game in 18.4 minutes per game last year with the Bucks and was one of five Bucks players to shoot over 40 percent from three-point range (42.7 percent). The 18 year NBA veteran has career averages of 13.8 points, 3.9 assists and 2.4 rebounds per game, while shooting 44 percent from beyond the arc.