High School Basketball-Thursday, March 6

Class 5 District 10 at Northwest High School...
Girls Championship-Washington 50 Lebanon 48. Paige Carpenter, Courtney Kedroski and Kyra Hardesty combined for 11 three pointers. Hardesty led the way in scoring with 19 points. Carpenter added 14 and Kedroski 12. Maggie Vaughn paced Lebanon with 18. Washington advances to the sectional with a 23-4 record. It's the first district title for the Lady Jays since 2004.
Boys Championship-Waynesville 60 Washington 54 in overtime. They were tied at 49 at the end of regulation, then the Tigers outscored the Jays 11-5 in the extra session. Juwan Morgan led Waynesville with 17 points. Ronnie Suggs scored 19 to lead Washington. The Jays end the season with a 16-11 record. Waynesville advances to the sectional with a 24-2 mark.

Class 4 District 9 at Borgia...
Girls Semifinals...
Borgia 67 Pacific 41. Megan Jensen poured in 31 points for the Lady Knights.
Sullivan 51 Owensville 46. Owensville Sophomore Hailey Diestelkamp reached one thousand points for her high school career.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 4 sec ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 1 min ago

Two games are scheduled at the Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament in the Blue Division...
McCluer North will face Normandy at 6:00
Pacific will go up against Cardinal Ritter at 7:30. The Pacific/Summit game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.