Local High School Sports-Thursday, December 12

Boys...
Union posted a 44-33 win over the Bourbon Warhawks

Sullivan remained undefeated with a 75-26 win over North County. The Eagles improve to 5-0.

Girls...
Sullivan downed Owensville 53-40 to improve to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the Four Rivers Conference. Owensville lost for the first time this year, dipping to 3-1.

Pacific beat Rolla 66-53. Ashley Hill scored 29

New Haven topped Wellsville 54-16 with Rachel Steinhoff draining 13 points. Stephanie Gerling chipped in with nine.

Warrenton downed Montgomery County 60-31

Hermann beat Washington 62-46. Hayley Stiers scored 17 points and Jamie Gleeson added 16.

Wrestling...
Holt defeated Washington 38-28

Union posted wins over Fort Zumwalt East 72-12, Winfield 54-24 and Principia 59-18.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 9 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.