High School Basketball-Saturday, January 12

Boys...
Washington Tournament
Seventh Place-St. Clair 62 Fort Zumwalt East 57
Consolation-Borgia 63 St. Charles 61
Third Place-Francis Howell Central 65 Bayless 49
Championship-Washington 55 Westminster 51. Washington scored 30 points in the fourth quarter to win it.

South Callaway Tournament
Championship-Russelville 50 New Haven 41. Seth Schenk was named to the second team All Tournament Team. Kyle Ruediger was named the Tournament MVP, even though he didn't play in the championship game after suffering an injury in the semifinal.

Girls...
Union Tournament
Consolation-Union 51 Washington 41. Rachel Bassett reached one thousand points for her high school career.
Third Place-Borgia 48 St. Charles West 36
Championship-Sullivan 49 Helias 48. Sierra Pryor hit a three pointer with less than two seconds left to win for the Lady Eagles.

South Callaway Tournament
Championship-Hermann 41 New Haven 26

Wrestling...
The Owensville Tournament is Saturday. Herculaneum took first, Owensville was second and Sullivan third.

Washington took the championship in the 1-41 rumble at Rockwood Summit. Spencer Baird is the new Washington High School Career Wins record holder with 126. Cole Hamai picked up career win number 124 as a junior.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 2 hours ago

Jon Jay doubled and scored on Kolten Wong's sac-fly in the eighth as the Cardinals clipped the Reds 2-1 at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter homered in the first for St. Louis, which swept the three-game series. Adam Wainwright outdueled Cincinnati's Mike Leake for his second win.