High School Basketball-Wednesday, March 12

Boys
Class 4 at Missouri S&T in Rolla...
Borgia 64 Marshfield 59. Zac Schweissguth drained 24 to lead the Knights. Walton Eckelkamp pumped in 15 and Luke DeLine added 13. Borgia advances to the quarterfinal with a 20-9 record and will face Republic Saturday at 1:45 at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar. Republic beat Carl Junction 77-68. Republic is 24-4.

Girls...
Class 5 at Camdenton High School...
Rock Bridge topped Washington 77-38. Sophie Cunningham poured in 18 for the Bruins. Washington was led by Courtney Kedroski with 18. Rock Bridge had eight girls in the scoring column. The Lady Jays end the season with a 23-5 record.

Class 4
Borgia led most of the way in a tight game against Marshfield but the Blue Jays outscored Borgia 33-20 in the second half to pull off a 53-50 win over the Lady Knights. Lauren Aldridge hit seven three pointers and finished the game with 30 points. Janie Arand paced Borgia with 15. Borgia ends the season with a 25-3 record while Marshfield advances to the quarterfinal at 24-5 and will face Republic Saturday afternoon.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

2 hours 40 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.