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 day 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 3 hours ago

Jon Jay doubled and scored on Kolten Wong's sac-fly in the eighth as the Cardinals clipped the Reds 2-1 at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter homered in the first for St. Louis, which swept the three-game series. Adam Wainwright outdueled Cincinnati's Mike Leake for his second win.