High School Football-Monday, November 5

The Sullivan Eagles have advanced to the Quarterfinal of the Missouri State Football Playoffs following a 32-17 win over the St. Clair Bulldogs. The Eagles racked up 379 yards of offense. Adam Tiefenbrunn completed nine of 14 passes for 122 yards. Adam Weiland was his primary target. He had four catches for 85 yards. On the ground, Sullivan was led by Justin Biermann, 15 carries for 106 yards. St. Clair was unable to overcome six turnovers. They had 277 yards of offense, 159 on the ground and 118 in the air. Kyle Juergens completed nine of 18 attempts. He was the leading rusher with 84 yards on 16 carries. Rickey Grivetti left the game in the second half with an elbow injury. The Bulldogs end the season with a 10-2 record under Cody McDowell while the Eagles go into the quarterfinal with a 12-0 mark. Sullivan will play at Webb City Saturday afternoon at 1:30. Webb City is 12-0 following a 55-10 win over Hillcrest last night.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 6 days ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 37 min ago

After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.