High School Basketball Scoreboard-Tuesday, November 27

Boys...
Bank of Old Monroe Tipoff Classic...
Union fell to O'Fallon-Christian 62-49. The Wildcats were without Brandon Ford for Disciplinary reasons and Brian Borgmann was in foul trouble the entire game. Nick Ziegler scored 15 points with TJ Vitt adding 11 and Blake Hulsey 10. Lance Lehmann scored 17 for the Eagles to lead all scorers. Union will play Wright City in the consolation semifinal Thursday at 7:30.
Elsewhere...
Montgomery County Tournament...
New Haven 43 Montgomery County 30

Potosi Tournament...
St. James knocked off Potosi 69-37 with Jack Mueller scoring 15 and Jake Ford 14.
Sullivan posted a 75 51 win over North County Bonne Terre

Away from tournament play...

Pacific beat Festus 51-37
Waynesville knocked off St. Clair 57-50
Fatima defeated Owensville 63-27

Girls...
Potosi Tournament...
St. James beat Fredericktown 66-57

Marquette Tournament...
Pacific over Webster Groves 63-58

Wrestling...
Owensville 46 Rolla 27
Washington 42 Rolla 30

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 23 hours ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today.