Local High School Sports-Friday, August 22

Football
Washington 26 St. Clair 21
Borgia 48 Owensville 12
Parkway West 49 Union 39
Park Hills Central 34 Sullivan 27
St. James 12 Cuba 6
Hermann 61 Montgomery County 12
Pacific 28 De Soto 20
Trinity 28 Wright City 24
Warrenton 26 St. Dominic 23

Other Sports Friday night...
Soccer...
Washington opened play in the Northwest/Parkway West Tournament with a 2-1 win over DuBourg.
Washington will face Summit Saturday at 12:00

Softball...
St. James 3 Rolla 2 on an Ashley Marlett home run.

Volleyball...
Marquette defeated Washington 25-19 25-20

Looking ahead to Saturday in softball...
The Union Tournament features Washington, Borgia, St. Clair, Pacific, Warrenton, Farmington, Park Hills Central and the host Wildcats at the Union Sports Complex. The action gets underway at 8:00.

The New Haven Softball Classic will have the Shamrocks hosting Belle, Steelville, Linn, St. James, Hermann, Montgomery County and Hancock. Games will be played on Lions and Bock Fields starting at 8:00am.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 6 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Soccer Player Anna Merseal from St. Clair High School. Anna currently leads the team with 15 goals and nine assists. Last game out, Anna scored leading the Bulldogs to a 2-0 win over Fatima. Coach Tim Isgrig says Anna has worked hard to improve her game in the past year. Her teammates respect her and look to her for leadership. Anna is also a very good student. Current GPA is 3.8.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 1 day ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 3 min ago

A late surge by the Cardinals gave them a 6-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. Yadier Molina hit a three-run double in the seventh inning to break the tie. The Cards put up two more runs in the eighth to secure the win. Michael Wacha pitched seven innings of one-run ball for St. Louis to improve to 2-and-0. The Cards have won three straight.