Local High School Sports-Tuesday, April 2

Baseball...
Borgia posted an 11-0 win over St. Dominic at Ronsick Field. Tony Helfrich pitched a one hitter as the Knights improved to 5-0. At the plate, Noah Borgerding had two hits, a double and a single. The game was called after five due to the 10-run rule.

Elsewhere...

Fort Zumwalt East beat Washington 6-1

Warrenton 6 Orchard Farm 1

Cuba 12 Hermann 2

Jefferson City 5 Pacific 2

Salem 11 St. James 6

Golf...
Sullivan won the Union Tournament at Birck Creek with a 324. Borgia took second with a 347 and Pacific was third with a 361. Austin Ruediger of Hermann and Ryan Juergens of Sullivan finished tied at the end of regulation. Ruediger earned the medal in a sudden death playoff.

Washington defeated Fort Zumwalt North at the St. Peters Golf Club

Girls Soccer...
St. Clair shut out Belle 9-0

St. Dominic 10 Borgia 0

Windsor Tournament-Consolation Semifinal...
Pacific 5 Festus 3

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 hours ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 32 min ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.