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 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 34 min ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball....
Washington travels to Elsberry. Game time is 6:00 and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.