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

5 days 24 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Soccer Player Anna Merseal from St. Clair High School. Anna currently leads the team with 15 goals and nine assists. Last game out, Anna scored leading the Bulldogs to a 2-0 win over Fatima. Coach Tim Isgrig says Anna has worked hard to improve her game in the past year. Her teammates respect her and look to her for leadership. Anna is also a very good student. Current GPA is 3.8.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 20 hours ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 32 min ago

A late surge by the Cardinals gave them a 6-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. Yadier Molina hit a three-run double in the seventh inning to break the tie. The Cards put up two more runs in the eighth to secure the win. Michael Wacha pitched seven innings of one-run ball for St. Louis to improve to 2-and-0. The Cards have won three straight.