High School Basketball-Thursday, November 28

In action from the Borgia/Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament...
Washington posted a 75-45 win over O'Fallon Christian. Brad Carpenter drained eight three's and finished with 26 points and Ronnie Suggs scored 22 and surpassed 1,000 points for his high school career. The Eagles were paced by Evan Marcks with 17.
Borgia held on for a 67-54 win over Miller Career Academy. Zac Schweissguth was the leading scorer with 21 points. Walton Eckelkamp pumped in 13 with nine each from Adam Meyer and Joe Helfrich. Dashan Haynes and Ronald Franklin scored 12 apiece for Miller.

Borgia and Washington will meet in the championship game Saturday night at 7:30.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 18 hours 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

4 sec ago

Washington Post 218 hosts De Soto. 6:30 game time at Ronsick Field. Listen live on KLPW-AM 1220.