Washington Cheerleaders Place First in Regional’s

The Washington High School varsity cheerleaders finished first in regionals. The Missouri Cheerleading Coaches Association St. Louis Regional Competition was held at Washington High School this past week. Washington finished first in the 4A small division with St. Francis Borgia also finishing first in the 3A small division. Both teams now qualify for the state championship at the Hearn’s Center in Columbia this October. Washington has made it to state consistently over the past 10 years winning it all in 2012 and coming in fourth last year.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 1 hour ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 35 min ago

Marcus Murphy ran for two touchdowns to help his team get the lead, and Maty Mauk threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes to seal the win as No. 19/20 Missouri won its fifth straight game, a 29-21 victory over Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. The win was the school-record 10th consective on the road for the Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC), which broke the mark first establish from 1978-80.