Prep Softball & Baseball Scores, NBA Draft Preview, Bucks Win In Extras & Other Bullets

THE LATEST IN OUR WORLD OF SPORTS, FOR THURSDAY, JUNE 20:

  • 6/19 Area Prep Softball Scores:
    • Waterloo Columbus swept a doubleheader vs. Union-La Porte City, 11-1 & 9-0
    • 1A: #7 Janesville 14 Dunkerton 0
  • 6/19 Area Prep Baseball Scores:
    • Waterloo West was swept in a doubleheader last night vs. Cedar Rapids Xavier, 11-1 & 7-2
    • Waterloo Columbus split a doubleheader with Union-La Porte City, winning 4-2 & losing 2-1
    • 1A: #5 Don Bosco 12 North Tama 2 (5 innings)
  • The Waterloo Bucks held on for a 5-4 extra innings win at La Crosse last night. CLICK HERE for the recap. Listen online tonight right here at 1650TheFan.com for the Bucks series-opener at Riverfront Stadium against Eau Claire. First pitch is at 6:35.
  • Des Moines Register sports writer Randy Peterson has the latest on former Cyclone guard Talen Horton-Tucker ahead of tonight’s NBA Draft. CLICK HERE for the story.
  • The IGHSAU has released new softball rankings. CLICK HERE.
  • The NHL Draft takes place Friday and Saturday and former Black Hawks Matej Blumel and Vladislav Firstov are poised to be selected. CLICK HERE to read the story from WaterlooBlackHawks.com.
  • ICYMI: Iowa State sophomore guard Tyrese Haliburton was announced this morning as a finalist for the Under-19 Team USA roster that’ll compete at the World Cup in Greece this summer. CLICK HERE for the story.
  • ICYMI: Former Waverly-Shell Rock standout and current UNI basketball redshirt sophomore Austin Phyfe joined me on the latest ‘On UNI Podcast’ presented by The Gazette. Phyfe talks about his recovery from vasovagal syncope – which kept him out of the majority of last season – as well as how his game has grown since his freshman season. CLICK HERE to listen.

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