world Cup Soccer

The World Cup continues Saturday with three group-stage matches. Lionel Messi
scored in the first minute of stoppage and Argentina recorded a 1-0 victory
over Iran, booking a spot in the knockout round for the third straight World
Cup. Miroslav Klose struck in the 71st minute to help Germany salvage a point
against Ghana in a 2-2 draw. Klose now has 15 career World Cup goals, tying
Ronaldo of Brazil for the most all-time. Nigeria stunned Bosnia-
Herzegovina, 1-0, with a goal from Peter Odemwingieto in the 29th minute to
get its first World Cup win in 16 years. Bosnia-Herzegovina has been
eliminated from the tournament with the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

22 hours 48 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

17 sec ago

The Cardinals and Cubs play a day-night doubleheader today at Wrigley Field. Tyler Lyons will oppose Chicago's Jake Arrieta in the opener at 12:20 p.m. Tim Cooney will then start the nightcap for St. Louis, with that game at 7:05 p.m. The twinbill is a makeup of an April 7th rainout.