High School Basketball-Wednesday, February 12

Girls...
St. Francis Borgia remained unbeaten in the AAA Conference with a 45-34 win over Duchesne. Emily Grahl pumped in 19 points to lead the Lady Knights while Janie Arand added 16. Duchesne was led by the Reimer sisters, Jordan and Courtney, with 10 points apiece. Borgia improves to 17-2 overall and 5-0 in league action. Duchesne dips to 15-5 and 3-2.

Elsewhere...

New Haven defeated St. Clair 44-39 in the third place game of the Hermann Tournament. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 for New Haven.

St. James 73 Miller Career 65. Devin Fuhring scored 18 points and pulled down eight rebounds. Ashlee Marlatt scored 10 points and is now the all time career leader in three point baskets at St. James with 167. The old record was held by Amy King.

Warrenton 49 Elsberry 44

Owensville 57 Linn 10

Boys...
Pacific 71 Salem 40

Linn 49 Owensville 36

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

17 hours 29 min 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.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 48 min ago

The Washington Post 218 Seniors are headed to state. Washington cruised through the zone 1 tournament capping off their run with a 14-9 win over Moberly in the championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington led by 10 into the bottom of the ninth. Matt Miller was the winning pitcher as Washington improved to 33-3 on the season. Ross Seitter, Aaron Meyer and Nate Hillermann all had two hits apiece. Washington banged out 14 as a team.