High School Basketball-Monday, December 2

Girls
Northwest Tournament...
Union 56 Hillsboro 48. Bri Clark scored 32 points for the Lady Wildcats

Marquette Tournament...
Marquette 62 Pacific 61. Kya Hill dropped in 23 for Pacific

Clayton Tournament...
Principia 54 St. Clair 46. Sam Deason scored 16 with Alicia York pumping in an additional 11.

Potosi Tournament...
St. James 83 Festus 26. Four players hit double figures for St. James with Ashlee Marlatt draining 15. Alexis Uffmann scored 12 with nine steals and eight assists. Devin Fuhring scored 12 points and pulled down 13 rebounds.

Montgomery County Tournament...
Fulton 40 New Haven 36. New Haven was led by Rachel Steinhoff with 17 and Emily Kallmeyer with eight.
Hermann had no problem with Wellsville 65-19

Away from the tournaments...
Owensville improved to 3-0 with a 61-59 win over Fatima

Boys
Potosi Tournament...
Sullivan put another one in the win column, 72-67 over North County

Winfield Tournament...
North Tech beat Warrenton 64-45

New Haven Junior Varsity Tournament...
Washington 51 St. James 21
Pacific 52 Hermann 47
New Haven defeated Union 34-27

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

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OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 35 min ago

2015 marks the first time in the history of Washington Post 218 American Legion Baseball that all three teams in the program have qualified for state tournament play. The Freshmen team played in the state tournament in Springfield earlier this month. The Juniors won state in Blue Springs last weekend and the Seniors are going to the state tournament in Sedalia this week.