Local High School Basketball-Wednesday, January 2

Boys...
First round of the Owensville Tournament....
Pacific took care of Steelville 69-13
Hermann edged out Salem 53-49
Sullivan downed Owensville 54-37
Cuba 62 Linn 49

The New Haven/Bourbon game was postponed.

Girls...
The St. James Lady Tigers remained unbeaten with a 75-65 win over Park Hills Central in the championship game of the Park Hills Holiday Tournament. Shauna Rinehart scored 27 with MJ Buschmann pumping in 22. St. James is now 13-0 on the year.

Other action....

Borgia 60 St. Clair 33. Janie Arand led Borgia with 23 points and five rebounds.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

13 hours 7 min ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 15 min ago

The Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament resumes with three games...
C-R/Rockwood Summit-Cancelled
Washington vs. Soldan at 6:30
Borgia vs. Union at 8:00.
The Washington/Soldan and Borgia/Union games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Boys...
St. James at Fatima
Owensville at Newburg

Girls...
St. Clair at Washington
Sullivan at Jefferson City