Local Sports-Saturday, February 8

Girls...
The Borgia Tournament...
Seventh Place-Union 59 Soldan 27
Consolation-Troy 52 Helias 45
Third Place-Washington 59 Parkway South 41
Championship-Borgia 59 Cardinal Ritter 44
All Tournament Team...
Janie Arand of Borgia-MVP
Megan Jenson and Molly Arand-Borgia
Chastity Franklin and Andranae Wash from Cardinal Ritter
Courtney Kedroski and Kyra Hardesty-Washington
Brittany Thomas-Parkway South
Haley Meyer-Troy
Molly Sandbothe-Helias
Megan Altemueller-Union
Te'Airra Blackmon-Soldan

Boys...
Pacific 60 Washington 51. Tanner Brown scored 17 for the Indians with Cullen VanLeer and Noah Boyer chipping in 10 apiece. Ronnie Suggs led Washington with 31. Pacific is now 14-4 while Washington falls to 12-7

Hermann boys and girls tournaments...
Girls 7th Place Game - Wright City vs. Montgomery County-Cancelled
Boys 7th Place Game - Chamois vs. Wright City-Cancelled
Boys Consolation Game - Warrenton 53 Owensville 45
Boys Championship Game - St. James 74 Montgomery County 65
Boys 3rd Place Game - New Haven 56 Hermann 51
Girls Championship Game - Hermann 87 Owensville 61
The girls third place game between New Haven and St. Clair is scheduled Wednesday, February 12th at 6:00

Girls basketball away from the tournament...
New Haven 52 Elsberry 27. New Haven was led by Emily Kallmeyer with 18 and Kayla Meyer with 11.

Wrestling from the Union Tournament...
Bolivar took the title with 187.5 points
Union was second with 147.5 followed by...
Winfield
Buffalo
Hallsville
Cape Notre Dame
Fatima
O'Fallon Christian
Hancock

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 7 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 2 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

10 hours 31 min ago

The Washington Seniors are in Sedalia for the state tournament. Post 218 will begin play with a match-up against Manchester at 7:00 this evening. Washington is 33-3 on the season under Manager Mike Gardner. Manchester is 18-7. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220. The other game has Hillcrest going up against Fike-Post 499 from Blue Springs at 4:00.