As heard on WHOW, the Mt. Pulaski Hilltoppers defeated the St. Thomas More Sabers by a score 9-5 on Wednesday night in Class 1A high school boy's Sectional semifinal action.
The Hilltoppers were led by Evan Cooper who took the win on the mound. Cooper pitched 7 innings let 9 hits, 5 runs, and 4 walks. He also was 1 for 2 batting. Jackson Fricke was 4 for 4 with 2 RBIs and Gavin Smith was 1 for 3 and an RBI.
The Sabers were led by Daniel Suits with the loss on the mound. Suits let 3 hits, 5 runs, and 1 walk.
With the win, the Hilltoppers improve to 19-1 overall and 7-0 in the conference. The Sabers finish their season 10-13 overall and 5-11 in the conference.
Tune in Friday, June 11th as the Hilltoppers go for a sectional title.
You can hear the game live on The Big 1520 AM/92.3 FM/106.5 FM WHOW, online at dewittdailynews.com, at Amazon Alexa and on the WHOW mobile app.
Class 1A Boy's baseball sectional semifinal action Wednesday:
Kewanee Wethersfield 4
Louisville North Clay 3
Toledo Cumberland 0
Class 2A Boy's baseball sectional semifinal action Wednesday:
Normal U-High 3
Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin 10 F-5
St. Joseph-Ogden 7
Class 3A boy's baseball sectional semifinal action Wednesday:
Champaign Central 5 F-8
East Peoria 2
Class 1A girl's softball sectional championship action today:
Class 2A girl's softball sectional championship action today:
Normal U-High 4:30pm
Bloomington Central Catholic
Buffalo Tri-City 4:30pm
Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin
Taylor Ridge Rockridge 4:30pm
Class 3A girl's softball sectional championship action today: