High School Basketball-Wednesday, December 4

Boys...
Potosi Tournament...
Sullivan posted a 73-57 win over St. James in the championship semifinal

Girls...
Marquette Tournament...
The Pacific Varsity knocked off Lafayette 59-19 in the consolation semifinal. Kya Hill scored 18 points followed by Ashley Hill with 13.
The Pacific JV has advanced to the championship with a 50-45 win over Francis Howell.

Clayton Tournament...
Clayton beat St. Clair 62-48. Hannah Stipanovich drained 23 for Clayton while Alicia York scored 10 for the Lady Bulldogs.

Montgomery County Tournament...
Consolation semifinals-New Haven defeated Montgomery 60-25. Megan Shockley scored 18 for the rocks followed by Rachel Steinhoff with 14.
Clopton beat Wellsville 68-28
Championship semifinals-Hermann had no problem with Mexico 54-24 and Fulton defeated Bowling Green 36-29.

New Haven Boys JV Tournament...
Opening Round-Sullivan 45 Owensville 32
Consolation semifinal-Hermann 41 Union 30
Championship semifinal-Pacific 40 New Haven 35

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 15 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 5 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 18 hours ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today.