Local High School Basketball-Wednesday, February 20

Districts...
Girls...
Class 2 District 4 at Crystal City...
New Haven 50 Barat Academy 25. Rachel Steinhoff scored 12 and Emily Kallmeyer pumped in 10. The Lady Shamrocks will face Valle Catholic in the Championship Friday night at 6:00.

Class 3 District 9 at Cuba...
St. James 81 Cuba 52. St. James will play in the championship game Saturday at 6:00

Class 3 District 6 at North Calloway...
Hermann 64 South Calloway 26

Local hoops away from the district tournaments...

Girls...
St. Clair 63 Hillsboro 42

Boys...
Pattonville 72 Sullivan 47. The Eagles will enter district play with a 17-8 record. Justin Biermann reached one thousand points for his high school career.

Washington beat Oakville 62-38. Ronnie Suggs poured in 23 for the Jays with Luke Schroepfer adding 16. Washington wraps up the regular season with a 17-9 record.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 3 min ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.