Local Hoops-Friday, January 4

Boys...
Owensville Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Pacific 58 Hermann 41
Sullivan 77 Cuba 68

Elsewhere...

Washington pulled out a 39-36 win over the Holt Indians. Ronnie Suggs scored 17 for the Jays with Luke Schroepfer adding 9. The Jays trailed in a close game through the first three quarters, then outscored Holt 13-9 in the fourth to win by three. Washington improves to 10-4 while Holt drops to 3-9.

St. James 71 Dixon 56

Rolla 59 Union 40

Borgia 58 St. Mary's 38

Girls...
Borgia 60 Rosati Kain 45

St. Charles 50 Warrenton 38

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 16 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

3 days 13 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 3 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