High School Hoops-Wednesday, February 26

Boys...
Class 2 District 4 Semifinals...
New Haven led Crossroads 14-7 at the half, but then erupted for 21 third quarter points in a 48-27 victory last night. Kyle Ruediger scored 21 points with Seth Schenck adding 13. New Haven advances to the championship game to face Elsberry Friday night at 7:30. Elsberry beat Kingston 64-19.

Girls...
Class 3 District 6 at Hermann-Semifinals...
Hermann 66 South Callaway 28
North Callaway 59 O'Fallon Christian 41

Class 3 District 9 at Osage-Semifinals...
St. James 70 Dixon 37. Shauna Rinehart hit five three's and finished with 22 points. Kenzie Guese pulled down 10 rebounds.
Fatima 53 Osage 39

Boys basketball away from the tournaments...
Washington 78 Oakville 47. Ronnie Suggs scored a career high 41 points for the Jays.

Girls...
Warrenton 44 Fort Zumwalt East 42

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 1 hour 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 21 hours 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 30 min ago

Boys...
The 53rd Annual Union Tournament tips off with two games this evening...
Rock Bridge 79 Northwest 27
Lutheran South 76 Hillsboro 43

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
Middle School Gym...
Owensville 41 Hermann 40
St. James 80 Montgomery County 39. Logan Courtois scored 22 for the Tigers