Local High School Sports-Thursday, May 1

Baseball...
St. Francis Borgia clinched the AAA Conference title Thursday with a 6-1 win over St. Dominic. Spencer Juergens pitched a complete game three hitter with five strike outs and one walk. Borgia scored three runs in the first and added three more in the fifth. The Knights improve to 15-4 overall and 7-0 in league action.

Elsewhere...
It was a marathon between Washington and Fort Zumwalt South at Ronsick Field last night. The game, which had a 6:30 start time, went 14 innings and experienced a lengthy delay when the lights went out. Once the lights came back on, the Bulldogs scored the winning run and pulled it out 3-2 with the game ending around 11:00.

Sullivan took control of the Four Rivers Conference with a 5-0 win over the Pacific Indians. Austin Farris had a double, a walk, a stolen base and two runs batted in. Jake Lochner pitched a complete game two hitter with eight strike outs and two walks. Lochner has pitched 21 straight scoreless innings. Sullivan improves to 14-5 overall and 5-0 in the Four Rivers Conference.

Union 6 St. Clair 1

Hermann 9 St. James 6

Girls Soccer...
CYC Tournament-Seventh Place game
Union 3 Washington 2. Bri Clark and Bethany Coons scored for the Wildcats while Salena Pottebaum and Brianna Pagan found the back of the net for Washington.

St. Dominic Shootout...
Villa Duchesne 2 Borgia 1

Elsewhere...
St. Charles West 3 Warrenton 0

Pacific 6 Hillsboro 2

Boys Volleyball...
Summit defeated Borgia 23-25 25-14 25-20

Golf...
Borgia 257 Bishop DuBourg 315. Alex Rennick was the medalist with a 38

Track...
Dave Purviance Relays at St. Clair High School...
The St. Clair boys and girls took first place.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 33 min ago

Yangervis Solarte and the San Diego Padres try to secure a series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night in the middle contest of a three-game series at Petco Park. Acquired from the New York Yankees in the deal that sent third baseman Chase Headley to the Bronx, Solarte is hitting .286 with six RBI in seven games with the Padres.