Local High School Sports-Saturday, May 12

Baseball...
Washington 8 Sullivan 2. Matt Miller, Nick Terschluse and Chris Bethal combined for a two hitter. Miller got the win. Matt McGilvray had a double with two runs scored. Brian Trigg singled and scored twice.

Potosi 4 Union 2

Hermann 7 Wright City 6

Pacific 6 Windsor 4

New Haven 9 Montgomery County 1. Brandon Carey was the winning pitcher.

AAA Conference Showcase-Borgia 16 Christian 5 in five innings. Justin Horace hit a three run homer.

Cuba 5 St. James 4

Girls Soccer...
St. Clair 8 Valley Park 1

Union 5 Pacific 1. Union wins the Four Rivers Conference.

Rolla 10 Sullivan 0

St. Charles at Warrenton

AAA Conference Showcase-Borgia 6 Kennedy 5

Owensville 8 St. James 2

Golf...
Sectionals....
Class 4-Washington at The Links at Dardenne in O'Fallon.
Blue Jay golfers Brad Carpenter, Matt Hoemann and Eric Hasenjaeger all qualified for state. Carpenter was four over par, Hoemann was six over and Hasenjaeger was eight over for the day. As a team, Washington finished in fourth place with a 319. Chaminade took first with a 300.

Class 3 at Cassville-West Plains took first with a 320. Borgia was fifth with a 354 and Sullivan sixth with a 362.
State qualifiers...
Zane West-Derby of Owensville +13
Colin Hayes-St. James +15
Andrew McClure of Borgia +15
Gavin Yociss-Sullivan +15

Class 3-Heritage Hills in Moberly. Ethan Luecke of Warrenton qualified for state by finishing seven over par.

Class 2-Eagle Knoll in Hartsburg. Collin Hart and Ross Henson of Hermann qualified for state. Hart was 10 over par and Henson was 13 over.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 30 min ago

Jorge Soler launched two home runs in just his third Major League game as the Cubs beat the Cardinals 7-2 at Busch Stadium. Soler went 3-for-3 and drove in three runs while Javier Baez added two RBI. Luis Valbuena and Arismendy Alcantara each hit a solo shot for the Cubs to end a short two game skid. Neil Ramirez earned the win in relief.