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 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 7 hours ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 32 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.