High School Basketball-Friday, March 7

Class 4 District 9 at Borgia Regional High School in Washington...
Boys Semifinals...
Pacific 53 St. Clair 49. Cullen VanLeer led the Indians with 32 while Reno Jones drained 24 for St. Clair.
Borgia 55 Sullivan 45. The Knights were led by Joe Helfrich with 14 points. Ryan Juergens pumped in 14 for the Eagles.
The girls and boys championship games are scheduled Saturday evening at 6:00 and 7:30 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Girls-Borgia vs Sullivan 6:00
Boys-Pacific vs. Borgia 7:30

Other basketball Saturday...
Girls Class 2 Quarterfinal
New Haven vs. Neelyville at 6:00 at the Farmington Civic Center. The Shamrocks are 21-8. Neelyville is 23-5.

Girls Class 3 Quarterfinal...
Hermann vs. Palmyra at 6:00 at Moberly Community College. Hermann is 26-1 going in while Palmyra is 27-2

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 6-0 Senior Forward Megan Jensen with the St. Francis Borgia Girls Basketball Team. Megan scored 24 points leading Borgia to a 52-47 win over Cardinal Ritter in the championship game of the Borgia/Competitive Edge Tournament Saturday afternoon. In three tournament games last week. Megan scored 63 points and earned MVP honors.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

19 hours 58 min ago

When our daughter turned 13, as part of her birthday celebration we drove 13 seventh-grade girls to the mall. As one of the drivers, I can attest that a vanload of young adolescent girls generates plenty of chatter...and plenty of drama.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 min 42 sec ago

The Blues piled up three first period goals as they knocked off the Panthers, 5-3 at the BB&T Center. David Backes, Jaden Schwartz, and Robby Fabbri all scored in the final eight minutes of the first period to put St. Louis up for good. Brian Elliott had 29 saves in the win. Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and assist for the Panthers, who have lost three of four. Roberto Luongo gave up three goals on 13 shots before getting pulled.