Local Sports-Friday, January 25

Boys Basketball...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Pacific 47 St. Clair 31
Lutheran South 69 Northwest 38

Elsewhere...

Ameritime Classic at Missouri Baptist University...
Third Place Game-Borgia 50 Parkway West 45. Jordan Miller and Casey Kuchem were named to the All Tournament Team

Girls...
The Hermann Tournament resumes this evening with three games...
Consolation-St. Clair 68 Warrenton 25
Third Place-Hermann 47 New Haven 34. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 points
Championship-Chamois 39 Owensville 36

The seventh place game is scheduled for 1:00 Saturday afternoon followed by the conclusion of the boys tournament.

Lindbergh Tournament...
Third place game-Sullivan 51 Oakville 47
Championship-Pacific 51 St. Charles 45. Lizzy Almo, Abby Spuhl and Kya Hill were all named to the All Tournament Team

Away from the tournaments...

Union 58 Washington 49

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

22 hours 56 min 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

1 week 6 days 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

1 day 18 min ago

The Washington Post 218 Seniors are headed to state. Washington cruised through the zone 1 tournament capping off their run with a 14-9 win over Moberly in the championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington led by 10 into the bottom of the ninth. Matt Miller was the winning pitcher as Washington improved to 33-3 on the season. Ross Seitter, Aaron Meyer and Nate Hillermann all had two hits apiece. Washington banged out 14 as a team.