KHVL Sports

KHVL Sports

WEDNESDAY 06/06/18 – 7 KATS COMPETING IN OREGON

FOR THE 4th STRAIGHT YEAR, THE SHSU TRACK & FIELD PROGRAM WILL HAVE ATHLETES COMPETING AT THE NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS IN EUGENE, ORE. – THIS YEAR WITH A RECORD NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS. BEGINNING TODAY, SEVEN BEARKATS WILL BE AMONG A GROUP OF NEARLY 700 ATHLETES COMPETING FOR NATIONAL TITLES AT THE MEET. BEARKAT ATHLETES COMPETING THIS WEEK IN EUGENE INCLUDE HAMMER THROWER JOSH HERNANDEZ, SPRINTER CHRIS JEFFERSON, POLE VAULTER CLAYTON FRITSCH, TRIPLE JUMPER ZACHARY JOHNSON, AND SPRINTERS FABIAN McCALL, A.J. TISDEL & LAWRENCE COLEMAN.

 

TUESDAY 06/05/18 – McLEOD RECEIVES HONOR

IN COLLEGIATE SOFTBALL, SHSU PITCHER LINDSEY McLEOD HAS BEEN SELECTED BY THE COLLEGE SPORTS INFORMATION DIRECTORS OF AMERICA TO THE 2018 GOOGLE CLOUD ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA DIVISION I 3rd TEAM. McLEOD IS ONE OF FIVE SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE PLAYERS WHO FOUND THEIR WAY ONTO THE TEAM, THE 2nd MOST IN ANY CONFERENCE IN THE NATION AND BEHIND ONLY THE SOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE. AN AUSTIN JUNIOR MAJORING IN PUBLIC HEALTH, McLEOD WILL CARRY A PERFECT 4.00 GRADE POINT AVERAGE INTO HER SENIOR YEAR AT SAM HOUSTON.

IN COLLEGIATE BASEBALL, THE SUPER REGIONALS ARE ALL SET IN THE NCAA POST-SEASON PLAYOFFS. TEAMS FROM THE LONE STAR STATE WHO WILL SEE ACTION IN THE SUPER REGIONALS INCLUDE TEXAS & TEXAS TECH. THE TEXAS LONGHORNS WILL BE AT HOME IN AUSTIN FOR THEIR BEST-OF-3 SUPER REGIONAL AGAINST TENNESSEE TECH. AND TEXAS TECH WILL BE AT HOME IN LUBBOCK TO HOST DUKE.

MONDAY 06/04/18 – WARRIORS UP OVER CAV’S – ASTROS AND RANGERS AT HOME TOMORROW

IN THE NBA FINALS ON SUNDAY, THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS TOOK A 2-GAMES-TO-NONE LEAD AGAINST CLEVELAND IN THE BEST-OF-7 SERIES WITH A 122-103 VICTORY IN OAKLAND, CALIF. GAME 3 IS SET FOR WEDNESDAY IN CLEVELAND.

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL ON SUNDAY, THE BOSTON RED SOX WHIPPED HOUSTON 9-3 AT MINUTE MAID PARK. THE BOSOX & ASTROS SPLIT THEIR 4-GAME WEEKEND SERIES.

THE TEXAS RANGERS LOST TO THE LOS ANGELES ANGELS 3-1 IN ANAHEIM, CALIF. ON SUNDAY. BOTH THE ASTROS & RANGERS WILL BE IDLE TODAY, WITH HOUSTON WILL HOST SEATTLE ON TUESDAY, WHILE THE RANGERS RETURN TO ARLINGTON TO PLAY AGAINST OAKLAND.

IN THE NCAA BASEBALL TOURNAMENT, TEXAS ADVANCED TO THIS WEEK’S SUPER REGIONAL WITH A 3-2 VICTORY OVER INDIANA. HOUSTON WAS ELIMINATED BY NORTH CAROLINA 19-11 WHILE SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT CHAMPION NORTHWESTERN STATE WAS ELIMINATED BY LSU 9-5, WHILE LSU WAS ELIMINATED BY OREGON STATE 12-0. DALLAS BAPTIST WAS SENT HOME AFTER A 4-3 LOSS TO ARKANSAS AND TEXAS TECH ADVANCED TO THE SUPER REGIONAL ROUND WITH AN 11-6 VICTORY OVER LOUISVILLE.

FRIDAY 06/01/18 – GOLDEN STATE BEATS CAV’S IN GAME ONE

STEPHEN CURRY SCORED 29 POINTS AND THE WARRIORS CAPITALIZED ON A JR SMITH MISTAKE THAT SENT THE GAME INTO OVERTIME, OVERCOMING A 51-POINT PERFORMANCE BY LEBRON JAMES TO BEAT CLEVELAND 124-114 IN GAME 1 ON THURSDAY NIGHT.  GAME TWO OF THE NBA FINALS IS SUNDAY EVENING AT 7PM ON ABC.

IN MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL, CARLOS CORREA SNAPPED AN 0 FOR 10 SLUMP WITH A TWO-RUN HOMER IN THE FIRST, AND TONY KEMP AND JAKE MARISNICK EACH HAD AN RBI IN A 4-2 ASTRO VICTORY OVER THE BOSTON RED SOX ON THURSDAY NIGHT.  THE ASTROS AND RED SOX PLAY AGAIN AT 7:10 TONIGHT.

AFTER A 6-1 LOSS TO SEATTLE LAST NIGHT, THE TEXAS RANGERS ARE TRAVELING DOWN THE COAST TO BEGIN A SERIES WITH THE ANGELS AT 9:07 TONIGHT.

THIS SUNDAY IS THE MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES AT POCONO.  RACETIME IS 1PM ON FS1.

05/31/18 – HOUSTON LOSES, RANGERS WIN, AND PAT’S FAVORED TO WIN IT ALL

YANKEE LUIS SEVERINO STRUCK OUT 11 IN SEVEN INNINGS, BEATING LONGTIME NEMESIS DALLAS KEUCHEL FOR THE SECOND TIME THIS MONTH AS NEW YORK TOPPED HOUSTON 5-3 ON WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  THE ASTROS ARE BACK IN HOUSTON THIS EVENING AT 7:10 TO BEGIN A SERIES WITH THE BOSTON RED SOX.

ROBINSON CHIRINOS’ TIEBREAKING TWO-RUN DOUBLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING CAPPED ANOTHER LATE-INNING RALLY, AND THE TEXAS RANGERS BEAT SEATTLE 7-6 LAST NIGHT.  THE RANGERS AND MARINERS TIE IT UP AGAIN TONIGHT IN SEATTLE AT 9:10PM.

ESPN’S FOOTBALL POWER INDEX FOR THE 2018 SEASON WAS RELEASED AND THE NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS AND ARE ONCE AGAIN THE FAVORITES TO WIN THE WHOLE BANANA.  SUPER BOWL CHAMPION PHILADELPHIA EAGLES ARE A CLOSE SECOND.  THE ESPN MODEL CONSIDERS EACH TEAM’S WIN TOTAL AT THE WESTGATE LAS VEGAS SUPERBOOK, HOW THAT TEAM PERFORMED ON OFFENSE, DEFENSE AND SPECIAL TEAMS LAST SEASON, HOW MANY STARTERS ARE RETURNING, AND WHO THE STARTING AND BACKUP QUARTERBACKS ARE.  THE DALLAS COWBOYS LAND AT #12 ON THE LIST AND THE TEXANS COME IN AT #19.

KHVL on Facebook

KHVL on Twitter