Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Wednesday, April 24

Baseball...
Fort Zumwalt South beat the Washington Blue Jays 7-5 at Ronsick Field. The Bulldogs jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the third inning, but the Jays rallied with five runs in the home half of the inning sending nine batters to the plate. Zumwalt South tied it in the fourth, took the lead in the fifth and added an insurance run in the sixth. Jeremy Remick went the distance holding Washington to three hits. Tyler Muehling had three hits for the Bulldogs. Zack Pointer took the loss. Zumwalt South improved to 9-8 overall and 2-2 in the GAC Central while Washington fell to 9-6 and 1-4.

Elsewhere...

St. Charles West shut out Warrenton 9-0

Hermann beat Owensville 10-5

Girls Soccer...
St. Dominic/Francis Howell Shootout...
Ursiline Academy blanked Borgia 1-0

Elsewhere...

St. James downed Belle 10-0

Results from the Union JV soccer tournament last night.
Union 3 Hillsboro 0
Washington 3 Pacific 0

Schedule for today:
Union vs. Washington 5:00
Pacific vs. Hillsboro 6:30

Golf...
Washington took second in the season ending standings in the GAC Central Division. Holt finished ahead of the Jays.
Individual Standings: Washington had three golfers in the top five. Brad Carpenter took first and was named the player of the year. Mark Stahlhuth was second and Colby Schuster fifth.

Track-Hermann Relays...
The top three boys teams were Sullivan, Owensville and Centralia.
Top three girls teams: Centralia, Helias and Owensville

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

8 hours 15 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron has made 96 saves through 19-games this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 hours ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

THE BLACK & WHITE ISSUES OF FERGUSON - 10/13/2014 - 11:06am
STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 31 min ago

As the Falcons finish up the regular season the team is looking to make their mark in the record books by erasing a tough start to climb above the .500 mark for the first time all year. The Falcons knocked off Missouri Baptist JV 2-1 to elevate their season record to 8-7-1. A tale of two seasons has East Central College winning seven of their last eight matches. Jake Erwin and AJ Bannister were able to score for the Falcons in the victory.