Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Thursday, October 10

Softball...
Class 3 District 9
Union jumped out to a 5-0 lead, then held on to beat the Borgia Knights 5-3 in the semifinal game last yesterday afternoon. Janna Ruether went the distance with five strike outs and no walks and Shelby Miller finished the game with four hits and a run scored. Borgia was lead at the plate by Katelyn Gratza who finished with four hits. The Knights end the season with a 15-10 record. Union advances to the championship game with a 19-6 record and will face top seed Sullivan at 4:30 this afternoon. Sullivan had no problem with Salem in a 10-0 five inning game last evening. Tessa Johanning pitched a no hitter, improving her record to 15-4 on the season.
Elsewhere...
Class 4 District 3
Washington had the season come to an end with a 3-0 loss to Lafayette in the semifinal.

Class 3 District 7
Warrenton beat Fulton 5-1

Soccer...
St. Dominic 2 Borgia 0
Union 4 Sullivan 0
Pacific 5 St. Clair 0

Volleyball...
Pacific over Sullivan in three sets 25-12 18-25 26-24
Hermann topped Owensville in two 26-24 25-14
Union defeated St. Clair 28-26 25-9
New Haven downed St. James 25-6 25-10
Borgia beat Rosati-Kain 25-13 25-18

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Baseball Player Drew Reed with the Union Wildcats. Drew is off to a terrific start to the season. In ten official at bats, Drew has an average of .700, seven hits, five singles and two doubles, and leads the team with six runs batted in. Number one position is catcher, but coach Ryan Bailey will also use him as a pitcher.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 10 hours 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

13 hours 33 min ago

Local College Softball...
The East Central Falcons will host St. Louis Community College in a doubleheader at 2:00 today.

High School Baseball...
Washington at Lutheran South
Warrenton at St. Charles West
St. Clair at Hillsboro
New Haven at Linn

Girls Soccer...
Borgia at Visitation
Duchesne at Union

Boys Volleyball...
Borgia at Seckman