Matheny Recovering After Back Surgery

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny is recovering after undergoing surgery on his ailing back yesterday in St. Louis. Cards GM John Mozeliak says Matheny is doing well, but needs to take things slow over the next few weeks. Matheny was originally scheduled to return to the team in Florida on Thursday, but Mozeliak says the team will take the decision "day by day" to see how he recovers.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 6-0 Senior Forward Megan Jensen with the St. Francis Borgia Girls Basketball Team. Megan scored 24 points leading Borgia to a 52-47 win over Cardinal Ritter in the championship game of the Borgia/Competitive Edge Tournament Saturday afternoon. In three tournament games last week. Megan scored 63 points and earned MVP honors.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

19 hours 28 min ago

When our daughter turned 13, as part of her birthday celebration we drove 13 seventh-grade girls to the mall. As one of the drivers, I can attest that a vanload of young adolescent girls generates plenty of chatter...and plenty of drama.

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SPORTS CORNER

22 hours 29 min ago

Boys Basketball...
Borgia shot 50 percent from the floor and had four players in double figures in a 71-51 win over St. Dominic. Luke DeLine drained four three pointers and finished with 18 points. Jack Hellebusch hit five three's for 15 points with Alex Movila adding 15 and Trey Hunter 10 as Borgia moved to 16-5 and 3-2 in the AAA Conference. Jared North scored 15 for the Crusaders, now 12-11 and 0-5.