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 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 34 min ago

The Cardinals are off today as they travel to Philadelphia for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night against the Phillies. Shelby Miller gets the start for St. Louis. He's 8-and-9 with a 4.25 ERA. Philly counters with Kyle Kendrick, who is 5-and-11 with a 4.90 ERA.