Local High School Basketball-Thursday, January 23

Boys...
St. James Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Licking topped Union 51-41
Salem beat Newburg 62-38

Elsewhere...
New Haven beat Montgomery County 66-63. Kyle Ruediger scored 27 for the Shamrocks. It was Montgomery County's first loss of the season as the Wildcats dropped to 12-1. New Haven improves to 12-3.

Girls...
Sullivan posted a 52-49 win over Republic

New Haven beat Silex 49-17. Emily Kallmeyer scored 15 and Kayla Meyer 14 for New Haven.

St. James 68 Blair Oaks 57

Owensville knocked off Montgomery County 64-26

Borgia jumped out to a 22-0 first quarter lead and cruised to a 45-11 over Kennedy

Warrenton topped Orchard Farm 48-44

Hermann downed Cuba 55-12. Karinne Lane reached one thousand points for her career.

Wrestling...
Washington 55 Fort Zumwalt North 17. Washington improves to 9-3 in duals.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 7 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

21 hours 9 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas