High School Hoops-Friday, January 11

Boys...
Washington Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Washington defeated Bayless 59-48. Luke Schroepfer scored 22 for the Jays with Ronnie Suggs pumping in 20.
Westminster downed Francis Howell Central 83-59.

South Callaway Tournament...
Consolation-Hermann beat Montgomery County 52-24. Craig Winkelmann scored 13 for the Bearcats with Matt Hug pumping in a dozen.

Away from the tournaments...

Sullivan 56 Rolla 44. Seth Mesey erupted for 36 points for the Eagles.

Owensville lost to Blair Oaks.

St. James 70 Laquey 30

Winfield 53 Warrenton 36

Girls...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Sullivan 49 Borgia 41
Helias 46 St. Charles West 33

Warrenton Tournament-Consolation Final...
Francis Howell Central 48 Warrenton 32

Fatima Tournament...
Championship-St. James 63 Blair Oaks 52. MJ Buschmann and Ashley Marlett were named to the All Tournament Team.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

13 hours 26 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 45 min ago

The Washington Post 218 Seniors are headed to state. Washington cruised through the zone 1 tournament capping off their run with a 14-9 win over Moberly in the championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington led by 10 into the bottom of the ninth. Matt Miller was the winning pitcher as Washington improved to 33-3 on the season. Ross Seitter, Aaron Meyer and Nate Hillermann all had two hits apiece. Washington banged out 14 as a team.