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

4 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Player Adam Gauzy. As a pitcher, Adam has the most innings pitched on the staff with 46. His record is 6-0, he's given up 10 runs, three earned, for a staff low ERA of .450. Adam has struck out 53 batters while walking 11. At the plate, Adam is a switch hitter with an avarage of .315, an on-base percentage of .427 and a slugging percentage of .342.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 2 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

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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 8 min ago

Ryan Sweeney went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run and 4 RBI as the Chicago Cubs hung on to beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 7-6, in the opener of a three-game set. Luis Valbuena smacked a two-run shot and crossed the plate three times for the Cubs, who handed the Cardinals their fourth straight loss. Kevin Siegrist (1-2) gave up the tie-breaking two-run homer to Valbuena in the seventh and was tagged with the loss.