Friday September 22 12:39 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

Sports

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES – 2017 AMERICAN ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONS

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Winnipeg 18, Wichita 2 (Game 5 – Winnipeg wins championship, 3-2) – Box

The Winnipeg Goldeyes scored nine runs in the second inning to take a 9-0 lead and would never look back as they defeated Wichita in game five, 18-2, to win their second consecutive American Association championship.

GAME FIVE OF CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES POSTPONED

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Due to inclement weather, the deciding game five of the American Association Championship Series between the Wichita Wingnuts and Winnipeg Goldeyes has been postponed until Wednesday, September 20, at 6:00 p.m. Central time.

American Association Championship Series tied at Two Games Each

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Right fielder David Rohm doubled home 2B Casey Turgeon with the game winning run in the bottom of the 17th inning as the Goldeyes defeated the Wichita Wingnuts, 4-3 to force a game five in the American Association Championship Series.

Erratic Driving Complaint Leads to Several Charges

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Elkhart County-Yesterday an erratic driving complaint lead to the arrest of a Highland, IN woman. At around 1:00 p.m. on September 18, 2017, the Indiana State Police responded to a complaint of an erratic driver driving eastbound on the Indiana Toll Road in a construction area. The vehicle, a gold BMW SUV, reportedly was swerving from lane to lane before pulling into the service plaza located just west of the Elkhart exit.

Chicago Fire Travel To Take On Philadelphia Union

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MEN IN RED HEAD TO CITY OF BROTHERLY LOVE, CHALLENGE PHILADELPHIA UNION
The Chicago Fire (14-9-6, 48 points) hit the road to take on the Philadelphia Union (8-12-9, 33 points) at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pa. on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 6 p.m. CT. Originally scheduled to be broadcast on COZI TV, the match will now be available on CSN+ and Univision Chicago 1200AM.

Wichita leads AA Championship Series

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The Wichita Wingnuts scored three runs in the top of the eighth inning to rally from a 3-2 deficit and beat the Winnipeg Goldeyes in game three by the score of 5-3. Wichita now leads the series, 2-1, and can capture the 2017 American Association title with a victory in game four.

Chicago Fire Rout Visiting D.C. United 3-0

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Chicago Fire forward Nemanja Nikolic tied the club record for goals in a season with his 18th as his team routed visiting D.C. United 3-0 on Saturday at Toyota Park.

Wichita at Winnipeg (Game 3 – Postponed/Rain, Series tied, 1-1)

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Game three of the American Association Championship Series between Wichita and Winnipeg has been postponed due to rain. The contest will be now be played on Sunday afternoon beginning at 4:05 PM.