Blues Dim Stars

Brian Elliott made 34 saves to lead the Blues in a 6-1 win over the Stars at the Scottrade Center. T.J. Oshie had a goal and an assist while David Backes and Vladimir Sobotka also scored. St. Louis also got goals from Derek Roy, Chris Stewart and Vladimir Tarasenko to grab its third straight win. Brenden Dillon had the lone goal for Dallas in defeat. Kari Lehtonen gave up five goals on 18 shots before giving way to Dan Ellis. The Stars have lost two straight since a three-game winning streak.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 16 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 6 min ago

The Cardinals and Royals renew their I-70 rivalry tonight in Kansas City. It's a battle of first-place teams, with Lance Lynn slated to oppose the Royals' Chris Young in the opener of the three-game set. The teams will rematch with three more games at Busch Stadium in mid-June.