High School Sports-Monday, November 25

The 2013 St. Francis Borgia/Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament tipped off with three games. Washington had no problem with Union 81-53. Ronnie Suggs paced the Jays with 24 points and Jacob Mulky followed with 20. Nick Ziegler scored 13 for the Wildcats.
Other first round games...
Cardinal Ritter ripped Herculaneum 90-31
McCluer North 87 Rockwood Summit 47

There were a trio of girls games last night as well...
New Haven beat Wright City 57-21. Rachel Steinhoff scored 16 for the Shamrocks and Kayla Meyer pumped in 10
Warrenton beat Union 55-50
Owensville held on for a 44-36 win over Chamois.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 15 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 15 hours ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.