In high school baseball Thursday, Rensselaer Central downed West Central 19-4 to improve its record to 4-3. North Newton defeated South Newton 11-1. Frontier edged Tri-County 6-5 as the Cavs fall to 3-3.
In softball action Washington Township outslugged West Central 16-12, dropping the Lady Trojans to 3-3. Tri-County improved to 2-2 by blasting Rossville 20-7.
In girls track Rensselaer Central captured a three way meet with 102 points, Tri-County was second with 47 and South Newton had 3. Elsewhere it was North Newton 78, West Central finished with 42 and North White had 34.
In boys track Rensselaer Central defeated Tri-County and South Newton 75-50-28. The North Newton boys track team defeated North White and West Central 72.5-48-32.5
In girls tennis, Kankakee Valley got by Hobart 4-1 to improve to 3-0.
In major league baseball the Cubs blanked the Pirates 2-0 at Wrigley Field. The Cubs host Mike Trout and the Angels this afternoon.
After a day off the White Sox begin a weekend series in New York against the Yankees.