High School Basketball-Thursday, February 7

Boys...
Borgia 63 DuBourg 45. The Knights have wrapped up second place in the AAA Conference-Large School Division with a 6-2 league record.

Girls...
Hermann 40 New Haven 33. Rachel Steinhoff scored 17 for New Haven. Karinne Lane paced Hermann with 18.

St. James 73 St. Clair 58. Ashley Marlatt drained six three pointers and finished with 24-points for the Lady Tigers.

Pacific 50 Sullivan 48. Sullivan led going into the fourth quarter, but missed eight free throws down the stretch.

Here's how they stand in the Four Rivers Conference...
Sullivan and Hermann are both 4-1
Union is 3-1
Pacific and St. James are 3-2
Owensville is 1-3
St. Clair 1-4
New Haven 0-5.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 8 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

2 weeks 2 days ago

Every election year, I hear the same complaints about the political party system, rigged elections and flawed candidates. As it happens, many of these come from folks who are rationalizing their decision not to vote.

I have a word for those who opt not to vote and then complain bitterly about the folks who end up running our country.

Malcontents.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 35 min ago

Thanks to a balanced scoring attack and a second half surge, the Mizzou Men's Basketball team improved to 2-1 on the season with a 78-64 win over Oral Roberts Wednesday evening at Mizzou Arena. Freshman Montaque Gill-Caesar led the offensive output for Missouri with 19 points, with 10 total Tigers reaching the score sheet on the night. The Tigers fell behind early as a result of a sharp shooting performance from Oral Roberts to open the game.