High School Sports-Friday, September 6

Football...
Union 60 Borgia 21
Timberland 48 Washington 0
Troy 41 Warrenton 14
Potosi 28 Pacific 26
St. Clair 32 De Soto 22
Blair Oaks 55 Owensville 13
Orchard Farm 32 Wright City 0
Festus 42 Sullivan 7
Hermann 49 Cuba 6
St. James 39 Houston 20

Softball...
Montgomery County 8 St. Clair 3
Union 6 Rolla 3
Warrenton 10 Hermann 0
Belle 9 St. James 6
Festus 11 Pacific 0

Cross Country...
St. Clair ran in the First Capital Invitational in St. Charles and took fifth out of eight teams. Tyler Hinson medalled with a 14th place finish.

Looking ahead to Saturday...
Cross Country
The New Haven Short Course Invitational gets underway at 8:30am

Soccer...
Washington at Holt

Volleyball...
The Borgia Tournament will run throughout the day. Pool Play gets underway at 8:30.
Washington is playing in the tournament this year. Third place and championship matches are scheduled for 5:00.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 10 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 5 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

1 day 14 hours ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today.