Sports Wrap for Wednesday, June 19, 2013:
Yorktown’s Patrick and Derek Kundenreich both made the cut after two rounds of play in the Indiana Amateur Championship at South Bend Country Club. Patrick is currently tied for 18th place at +4, 146, while Derek is just two strokes behind in a tie for 36th place at +6, 148. The final two rounds will take place today and tomorrow.
The Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame will hold a golf outing on Friday, July 26th, at Chippendale Golf Club in Kokomo. The cost of the event is $300 per team, or $75 per individual. The event will get underway at 1:00 p.m. with a shotgun start, and a meal will be served after play is over. For more information, contact the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in New Castle at 765-529-1891, or by e-mailing email@example.com. Registration forms are also on-line at www.hoopshall.com.
The Ball State football team announced the kick-off times for the 2013 season yesterday. The season opener on Thursday, August 29th against Illinois State at Scheumann Stadium will be at 7:00 p.m. Homecoming is on Saturday, October 12th, against Kent State at 3:00 p.m. The Cards will face MAC West rival Central Michigan for a prime-time match-up at home on Wednesday, November 6th, at 8:00 p.m. For a complete run-down of this year’s schedule, visit www.ballstatesports.com.
The Indiana baseball team will face Oregon State tonight in an elimination game of the College World Series in Omaha, Nebraska. Both the Hoosiers and the Beavers are 1-1 so far in the tournament. First pitch is at eight o’clock.
Indianapolis’ battle with Norfolk last night on the road was postponed due to rain. Tonight, the Indians will try to sweep the Tides in a double-header. Game one is set to start at 6:05 p.m.
Former head coach Tony Dungy is writing another book. This one is titled, “Uncommon Marriage: What We’ve Learned about Lasting Love and Overcoming Life’s Obstacles Together.” Dungy is writing the book with his wife, Lauren, and Nathan Whitaker. The book is expected to be due out next February.
Miami avoided elimination last night and edged out San Antonio in overtime, 103-100. The series is now tied at three with the decisive game seven tomorrow night at American Airlines Arena in Miami. Tip-off is at 9:00 p.m.