Local High School Sports-Friday, March 22

Baseball...
Four Rivers Classic...
Borgia 7 Owensville 1
Borgia 10 Montgomery County 0. Tony Helfrich pitched a no hitter

Festus 6 Washington 1

Wright City 10 New Haven 0.

Elsewhere...

Warrenton 2 Lutheran St. Charles 1

Girls Soccer...
Washington 2 Rolla 0. Halle Nurnberger scored both goals for the Jays. Washington is now 3-0.

Warrenton 1 Fulton 0

Games scheduled Saturday....

Track...
Washington girls took second place at Washington University

Borgia boys and girls took second in the AAA Conference Relays

Soccer...
Rolla Tournament-Washington 2 Northwest 0

Baseball...
Four Rivers Classic...
Championship Bracket at St. Clair
Borgia 2 Rolla 1
Pacific 4 St. Clair 2
Third Place-Rolla 6 St. Clair 5
Championship-Borgia 3 Pacific 2

Consolation Bracket-A at Festus
Hermann vs. Montgomery County at 9:30
Festus vs. Wright City Noon

Consolation Bracket-B at Washington
St. James 6 Owensville 3
Washington 15 New Haven 0
New Haven 14 Owensville 0
Washington 13 St. James 0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 5 min ago

2015 marks the first time in the history of Washington Post 218 American Legion Baseball that all three teams in the program have qualified for state tournament play. The Freshmen team played in the state tournament in Springfield earlier this month. The Juniors won state in Blue Springs last weekend and the Seniors are going to the state tournament in Sedalia this week.