High School Hoops-Wednesday, February 26

Boys...
Class 2 District 4 Semifinals...
New Haven led Crossroads 14-7 at the half, but then erupted for 21 third quarter points in a 48-27 victory last night. Kyle Ruediger scored 21 points with Seth Schenck adding 13. New Haven advances to the championship game to face Elsberry Friday night at 7:30. Elsberry beat Kingston 64-19.

Girls...
Class 3 District 6 at Hermann-Semifinals...
Hermann 66 South Callaway 28
North Callaway 59 O'Fallon Christian 41

Class 3 District 9 at Osage-Semifinals...
St. James 70 Dixon 37. Shauna Rinehart hit five three's and finished with 22 points. Kenzie Guese pulled down 10 rebounds.
Fatima 53 Osage 39

Boys basketball away from the tournaments...
Washington 78 Oakville 47. Ronnie Suggs scored a career high 41 points for the Jays.

Girls...
Warrenton 44 Fort Zumwalt East 42

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 14 hours 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. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 12 hours ago

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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 36 min ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.