Sports: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
22 January 2019 Sports
Area HS Hoop Results, Wizards Win MLK Matinee, Caps On The Ice Tonight…
There were a few area high school basketball games yesterday. In girl’s action:
Turner Ashby beat Central 42-32
and Luray ran past Clarke 63-42
On the boy’s side:
Strasburg nipped Rappahannock 43-40
Clarke handled Luray 71-55
and Seton defeated RMA 66-35
Tonight, we’ve got high school basketball on Sports Radio 1450, as
Culpeper visits Skyline. Tip off is at 7:30.
Shenandoah University senior Shamyra Wilkerson has been named ODAC Track Athlete of the Week in selections made yesterday by the league.
Wilkerson won the 200 meters and was second in the 60 meters Sunday at the Collegeville Invitational. It’s the second weekly ODAC honor of the season for Wilkerson, who is a 4-time All-ODAC honoree.
The Washington Wizards beat the Detroit Pistons yesterday in an MLK Day matinee, 101-87. The Wizards, who have won 7 of their last 10, pulled even with Detroit for the ninth spot in the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
In college basketball last night:
#11 UNC routed #10 Virginia Tech 103-82
and WVU fell to Baylor at the Coliseum 85-73
Tonight, #3 UVA entertains Wake Forest
And, the Washington Capitals try to break a 5-game losing skid when they host the San Jose Sharks. Face off is 7pm. No Caps tonight on Sports Radio 1450 because of high school basketball.