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

3 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 32 min ago

Washington at Fort Zumwalt West
Pacific at St. Clair
De Soto at Sullivan