High School Basketball-Monday, February 17

Boys...
Washington 76 De Soto 43. The Jays improve to 13-8

Vianney beat Borgia 50-43. The game was tied at 32 after three quarters, then the Golden Griffins outscored the Knights 18-11 in the final eight minutes. Danny Baker led Vianney with 19 points. Luke DeLine and Walton Eckelkamp scored 12 apiece for the Knights.

Girls...
Borgia over Lutheran-St. Charles 57-51.

St. James outscored Owensville 85-75. St. James Junior Guard Ashlee Marlatt hit seven three's, finishing with 31 points. She set the new Lady Tiger single season three point record. She now has 79 on the season. Hailey Diestelkamp posted 39 points and nine rebounds for Owensville.

Sullivan 50 Union 30. Sullivan's Sierra Pryor became the 10th player in Sullivan program history to reach one thousand points.

Hermann edged Pacific 44-43

New Haven beat St. Clair 50-27. Rachel Steinhoff scored 18 for New Haven.

St. James and Sullivan remain unbeaten in the Four Rivers Conference. St. James is 6-0 and Sullivan 5-0. Hermann improved to 4-1.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 11 hours ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 1 hour ago

Kansas Army National Guard Invitational in Frontenac, Kansas...
Championship-Pacific 55 Fort Scott 31.

St. James Tournament...
Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
3rd Place-Salem 63 Blair Oaks 55
Championship-Rolla hit a last second shot to beat Licking 68-67.