Local High School Sports-Thursday, December 19

Girls Basketball...
St. James beat Union 69-35. Alexis Uffmann scored 15 for the Lady Tigers with Devin Fuhring pumping in 14 and Ashlee Marlatt 11.

New Haven downed Pacific 49-35. Rachel Steinhoff led the Lady Shamrocks with 23. Emily Kallmeyer added 10.

Hermann knocked off St. Clair 60-34 with Jamie Gleeson pouring in 12 points and pulling down eight rebounds.

Boys Basketball...
Timberland had no problem in a 70-49 win over Warrenton. Jahwan Sims led the Wolves with 19. Warrenton's Ron Richardson led all scorers with 23.

Wrestling...
Tri-Match at Owensville...
Union 48 St. Clair 34
Owensville 36 Union 33
Owensville 49 St. Clair 24

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 8 hours 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 22 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas