Toews Sends Blackhawks Past Blues In Game Five

Jonathan Toews scored on a breakaway nearly ten minutes into overtime to send the Blackhawks to a 3-2 win over the Blues at Scottrade Center in Game Five of their first-round playoff series. It's the first win for a road team in the series, giving Chicago a 3-2 advantage. Marian Hossa and Ben Smith also scored for the 'Hawks, who will host Game Six on Sunday with a chance to close out the series. Corey Crawford made 27 saves in the win. T.J. Oshie and Alex Pietrangelo lit the lamp for St. Louis while Ryan Miller turned back 27 attempts in defeat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

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Soccer...
East Central wrapped up the regular season with a 4-1 win over the Central Methodist JV. The Falcons improve to 9-7-1 and will now prepare for the NJCAA Region 16 Playoffs. ECC is the #5 seed and will play Saturday at Crowder College in Neosho.