Eau Claire North gets set to play Marshfield in the Division 1 baseball regional finals at Carson Park in Eau Claire on June 2, 2016.

Seniors to be honored

The Eau Claire Express announced Tuesday that the team and the City of Eau Claire will honor the city’s senior baseball players on Thursday night.

At 8:40 p.m. on Thursday, the lights at the Carson Park baseball field will be lit for 20 minutes and 20 seconds. Each senior from North, Memorial, Regis and Immanuel Lutheran will have his name read over the public address system.

Supporters can stream the event live on the Express’ Facebook page.

Proue gets WBCA nod

Chippewa Falls boys basketball coach Jason Proue was selected as the Division 1 recipient for the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association Coaching Achievement Award.

The award recognizes one coach in each division for the boys and girls basketball season. Proue guided the Cardinals to their first Big Rivers Conference title since 1980 this winter. Chi-Hi reached the Division 1 sectional semifinals.

From staff reports