Local High School Sports-Thursday, August 28

Soccer...
Sullivan 3 St. James 2 in overtime
Union 3 De Soto 1
St. Mary's 4 Borgia 0
North County 2 Pacific 1

Softball...
Warrenton 5 Orchard Farm 0. Kaylee Anderson pitched a no hitter
Washington/Fort Zumwalt North-Postponed
St. Clair 3 Borgia 2
Sullivan/Lutheran-St. Charles in the Westminster Tournament-Postponed

Volleyball...
Washington defeated Fort Zumwalt South 25-10 25-15
New Haven topped Belle 25-10 25-7
Union over Battle 25-17 25-11
Pacific beat Seckman 25-17 20-25 30-28
Borgia over Notre Dame 25-18 25-8
Potosi defeated St. Clair 25-20 25-15
St. Charles West beat Warrenton in three sets
Owensville topped Linn in two

Girls Golf...
Borgia won a trimatch at the Franklin County Country Club with a 280. Lutheran was second with a 284 and Washington third with a 292.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

18 hours 4 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 59 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.