Local Hoops-Tuesday, January 15

Boys...
Three players hit double figures as Borgia posted a 60-45 win over the Pacific Indians. Jordan Miller hit four three pointers and finished with 20. Zachary Schweissguth added 19 and Casey Kuchem pumped in 12. Pacific sophomore guard Cullen VanLeer was held to 13 points. Both teams are now 9-6.

Elsewhere...

Park Hills Central 76 St. Clair 70

Linn 45 New Haven 44

Fort Zumwalt North 63 Washington 43. One Blue Jay hit double figures, Luke Schroepfer with 10.

Montgomery County 68 Warrenton 55

Cuba 74 Owensville 33

Hermann 56 Chamois 44. John Baumstark scored 16 for the Bearcats

St. James Tournament-Opening Round...
Hillsboro 51 Salem 48
Sullivan 71 Newburg 37

Girls...
Washington 44 Fort Zumwalt North 26. Paige Carpenter scored 13 with Courtney Kedroski pumping in 10.

North County 63 St. Clair 47

Pacific 56 Summit 43

Hermann 59 Chamois 39

Sullivan posted a 44-33 road victory over Visitation to remain unbeaten at 13-0.

Wrestling...
Union 57 St. James 18. The Wildcats improve to 11-1 in duals. Union also defeated Warrenton
St. James 48 Warrenton 36

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 21 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 18 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 8 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