Blues Wind Up Preseason

The Blues host the Minnesota Wild tonight at the Scottrade Center. It's the preseason finale for both teams. Minnesota defeated St. Louis 3-1 in Minneapolis on Wednesday. The Blues are 2-and-3 in the preseason and open the regular season on October 3rd against Nashville at home.

The Blues have assigned seven players to the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League. They include forwards Ty Rattie and Keith Aucoin and goaltender Jake Allen. The training camp roster is down to 25 with 23 players being the maximum when the NHL regular season starts.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

6 hours 42 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.