High School Football Scoreboard-Friday, November 1

Class 5 District 4
Smith-Cotton 36 Washington 7
Class 3 District 2
Soldan 60 Owensville 9
St.James 34 Bishop DuBourg 21
Class 3 District 5
Orchard Farm 33 Wright City 27 2OT

Thursday
Class 4 District 3
The Priory Rebels beat the Union Wildcats 49-42 in triple overtime. Union rallied back from a 14 point deficit scoring two touchdowns with less than three minutes remaining. Blake Hulsey ran in the game tying TD with seven seconds left in regulation. They went to overtime tied at 35. Neither team scored in the first overtime, although Union passed up a field goal attempt on their first possession and failed to convert on fourth down. Both teams scored in the second overtime. Priory then scored in the third OT and recovered a Union fumble to end the game. The Rebels racked up 414 yards of offense while the Cats finished with 461-yards. Union ends the season 7-3 while Priory advances to play Ladue in the semifinal Wednesday.
Ladue beat Pacific 51-8
Elsewhere...
Westminster 46 Borgia 6
Sullivan 51 St. Clair 21
Hannibal 42 Warrenton 6
Hermann 34 Hallsville 27
Mountain Grove 57 Cuba 0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 46 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 1 min ago

Saint Louis erased a nine-point second half deficit and had a shot to win it late, but fell 60-56 against UMass Saturday in a thrilling Atlantic 10 Conference game at Chaifetz Arena. It was the fourth loss in a row for the Billikens, who fall to 9-12 overall and 1-7 in league play. UMass improves to 12-9 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. The Billikens had the ball down by two with the shot clock off.