Blues Cuff Blue Jackets

The Blues turned a two-goal deficit in the first period into a 6-2 win with six unanswered goals against the Blue Jackets at the Scottrade Center. Patrik Berglund scored two goals and Vladimir Sobotka and Alex Pietrangelo added a goal and assist each. The Blues were without top goaltender Jaroslav Halak for another game due to illness. Brian Elliott stopped 22 of 24 shots. Artem Anisimov and Mark Letestu scored the Columbus goals. St. Louis won its fifth straight game to improve to 29-7-and-5. Columbus lost its third in the last four games to drop to 18-20-and-4.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 20 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

1 week 6 days 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 55 min ago

The Cardinals play game-two of their three-game set against the Reds tonight. St. Louis is 67-and-57 and sits two-and-a-half games behind Milwaukee for first place in the NL Central. The Cards will march John Lackey out to the mound. Lackey is 1-and-1 in three starts since being traded from Boston. Cincinnati counters with 12-and-8 Alfredo Simon.