High School Basketball-Monday, January 13

Boys...
The 43rd Annual Washington Tournament tipped off with two games...
Top seeded Washington survived a first round scare edging out the St. Clair Bulldogs 64-61 in overtime. The Jays trailed by 10 with four minutes to play, but rallied back to take the lead. St. Clair guard Damon Arnold hit a three to tie it with ten seconds remaining and they finished regulation tied at 52. Washington outscored St. Clair 12-9 in the extra session to pull it out.
In the other first round game, Bayless beat Westminster 89-53.

South Callaway Tournament...
Boys bracket...
New Haven 36 New Bloomfield 32
Harrisburg 53 Hermann 52
Montgomery County 95 Russelville 39
North Callaway 51 South Callaway 41

Away from the tournaments...
St. James 84 Cuba 63
Wright City 60 Owensville 38

Girls...
34th Annual Ladycats Invitational at Union High School...
Eureka 88 College Prep 7
Borgia 53 Helias 42

Fatima Tournament-First Round
St. James 92 Eugene 26. Ashlee Marlatt scored 29 for St. James

Warrenton Tournament-First Round
Fort Zumwalt North 46 Warrenton 43
Mexico 47 Howell Central 35

Away from the tournaments...
New Haven 51 Bourbon 25. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 and Emily Kallmeyer added 10.

Waynesville 75 St. Clair 53. Katelyn Guehne scored 18 for the Lady Bulldogs.

Wrestling...
Pacific 57 Sullivan 24

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 3 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

23 hours 10 min 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

23 hours 14 min ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.