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

1 day 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 53 min ago

Jon Jay doubled and scored on Kolten Wong's sac-fly in the eighth as the Cardinals clipped the Reds 2-1 at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter homered in the first for St. Louis, which swept the three-game series. Adam Wainwright outdueled Cincinnati's Mike Leake for his second win.