John Gilbertson from The Master’s College will race in the 10,000 meters at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships at Drake University in Iowa tonight.
Gilbertson is competing for a spot on the United States national team that will participate in the IAAF World Championships in Moscow, Russia, in August.
The 10K is set to start at 7 tonight.
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In high school basketball, Saugus and Santa Clarita Christian begin play in the War on the Floor tournament today at Pierce College.
Saugus opens against Canoga Park. Santa Clarita Christian has a pair of games, first against Burroughs of Ridgecrest followed by a game against Van Nuys.
In the NHL playoffs, the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins, 6-5, in overtime in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Brent Seabrook scored the game-winner midway through the first overtime period. Three games in the Stanley Cup Finals have been decided in overtime.
The series is tied at 2-2. Game 5 is in Chicago on Friday.
In baseball, the Dodgers split a doubleheader against the Yankees. The Dodgers lost the first game, 6-4, but won the second game 6-0.
Yasiel Puig homered, went 2-for-4 and scored three runs in the second game for the Dodgers. He has a .474 batting average and five home runs in his first 15 games.
The Dodgers are back on the West Coast to start a weekend series against the Padres in San Diego tonight.
Listen to the game between the Padres and the Dodgers on AM 1220, KHTS. First pitch is at 7:10.
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Source: Santa Clarita News