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

4 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 32 min ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.