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

3 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 7 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 8 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.