High School Sports Scoreboard-Monday, December 9

Boys...
Linn beat Hermann 61-40. Jesse Wiggins scored 22 points for Linn and Hermann was paced by Craig Winkelmann with 14. The Bearcats have dropped to 0-3.

Girls...
Washington beat New Haven 67-39. Courtney Kedroski pumped in 19 and Paige Carpenter added a dozen for Washington. New Haven was led by Rachel Steinhoff with 16.

St. James improved to 4-0 with a 62-26 win over Cuba. Shauna Rinehart pumped in 14 and Devin Fuhring chipped in 12.

Hermann posted a 60-18 win over Linn with Jamie Gleeson leading the way with 21 points.

Wrestling...
St. Clair hosted a tri-match last night...
St. James defeated Winfield 48-30
St. Clair 52 Winfield 22
St. Clair 46 St. James 28

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 13 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 days 2 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas