Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Monday, January 20

Boys...
The St. James Tournament opened with two first round games. St. James defeated Licking 59-42 and Sullivan beat Union 61-52. Nick Ziegler scored 21 for the Wildcats.

Elsewhere...

De Soto needed overtime to get by St. Clair 68-63.

Girls...
Owensville topped St. Clair 58-44

New Haven knocked off Montgomery County 60-34. Rachel Steinhoff drained 25 points and Kayla Meyer added 19.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 6 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 8 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.