Sports – Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

The Packers get back on the practice field today as they get ready for
trip to Baltimore
on Sunday.  Mike McCarthy meets the media
this afternoon and should have an update on the status of linebacker Clay
Matthews who broke his thumb in Sunday’s win over Detroit
The Packers and Ravens kickoff at Noon on Sunday.  Coverage begins at 10am on News-Talk 1450

The Atlanta Falcons slow start may have gotten worse.  Reports says the Pro Bowl wide receiver Julio
Jones may be lost for the season with a foot injury.  The Falcons have started 1-4 on the year.

MLB Playoffs
Detroit 8 Oakland 6 – Series tied 2-2
Boston 3 Tampa Bay 1 – Red Sox win series 3-1
Pittsburgh @ St. Louis – Game 5 – 7pm

The Bucks fell to Cleveland
in their preseason opener 99-87 on Tuesday night.  1st round pick Giannis
Aantetokounmpo played 29 minutes and scored 14 points, had 4 rebounds, 2
assists, 2 steals, 3 blocks and five turnovers. 
Ersan Ilyasova turned his ankle in the loss.  Initial x-rays were negative but he’ll be
re-evaluated today.

Former Milwaukee Braves outfielder and Wisconsin
native Andy Pafko has passed away.  He
was the starting right fielder for the Braves when Hank Aaron was called up to
the Big Leagues.

Boys Soccer
Neenah 2 Fond
du Lac
Grafton 4 WLA 0
Berlin 1 North Fondy/Oakfield 0

Campbellsport 2 Kiel 0

Girls Volleyball
KML 3 St. Mary’s Springs 1
Digs Anna Huck 9
Kills Eleanore Muller 15, Kelli Schrauth 16
Assists Ali Ottery 24
Aces Lauren Richardson 2

Boys Volleyball
Fond du Lac 3 Green Bay Preble/East 1

Girls Tennis
Fond du Lac
will send two singles players and a doubles team to the Sectionals.  Nicole Feltz is advancing at #1 singles and
Maddie Bahr also moved on at #2 singles in Beaver Dam on Tuesday.  The doubles team of Annie Hierl and Keli Cole
also advanced.

Girls Golf
Fond du Lac’s Shania Schibbelhut finished 17th
at the WIAA Girls Golf Sectional at Thornberry in Oneida on Tuesday with a round of 96.  Leah Wilde of Kewaskum/Campbellsport also
fired a 96.

Girls Swimming & Diving
Oshkosh Lourdes 104 Fond du Lac 81

College Women’s Soccer
Marian 1 Elmhurst 0

College Men’s Soccer
Whitewater 2 Marian 1 – OT