Local High School Sports-Monday, May 19

Baseball...
Class 4 District 4 Championship Tuesday
Pacific vs. Westminster 5:00. Tape delayed broadcast 7:05 on KLPW AM 1220

Class 5 District 8 at Timberland High School...
Semifinals...
Washington vs. Timberland. Aaron Meyer outdueled Kyle Stevens and the Jays rallied in the eighth inning to knock off the top seeded Wolves 3-0 at Timberland High School. The game was scoreless at the end of seven, but Austin Finder led off the eighth with a walk. A single and two walks later, Washington found themselves on top 1-0. A suicide squeeze and a balk made it 3-0 and Meyer made it stand as he retired the Wolves in order in the home half of the frame. The gamed ended on an interference call when the umpire ruled the batter leaned into a pitch. Brian Trigg had two hits in the game. The Jays played error free ball highlighted by Austin Finder in right field who cut down a runner at the plate in the fourth and made a tremendous diving catch near the fence in the seventh. Washington improves to 14-11 while the Wolves end the season with a 19-8. The Jays advance to the championship game Wednesday at 4:15.
Tape delayed broadcast at 6:05 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Francis Howell 7 Holt 4

Class 4 District 7 at Winfield High School...
Semifinals
St. Charles West 12 St. Charles 0
Warrenton/St. Dominic-Suspended due to darkness in the fourth tied 1-1. The game will resume at 5:00 Tuesday

Class 4 District 9 at Salem High School
Semifinals...
Sullivan 3 St. James 1
Eldon 3 Salem 2

Class 3 District 8 at Montgomery County...
Semifinals-Tuesday
Hermann vs. Centralia at 4:30
Hallsville vs. North Callaway at 7:00

Girls Soccer...
Class 2 District 9 at St. Clair
Semifinals...
Union 5 Pacific 0
Borgia 4 Sullivan 0. Emily Grahl scored two goals for the Knights.

Class 1 District 10 at Fatima...
Opening Round...
Belle 1 St. James 0
Semifinal Tuesday
Fatima vs. Owensville at 4:00

Class 3 District 5 at Fort Zumwalt West
Semifinals Tuesday
Timberland vs. Holt at 5:00
Washington vs. Fort Zumwalt West at 7:00

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Running Back Jared Rennick. He carried the ball 19 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's 34-12 win over St. Clair. Jared also wrestles and he is a good student with a 3.0 GPA. His favorite football team other than the Blue Jays is the Missouri Tigers.
Favorite Subject: History

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

22 hours 3 min ago

Kelby Tomlinson connected with the walk-off RBI-single to lift the Giants over the Cardinals, 5-4, at AT&T Park. Marlon Byrd gave San Francisco an early lead with his eighth career grand slam in the third inning. Javier Lopez picked up the win in relief as the Giants won their third straight game. Stephen Piscotty had a two-run double for St. Louis and Yadier Molina chipped in an RBI-single in defeat.