High School Sports Scoreboard-Thursday, April 24

Baseball...
The Duchesne Pioneers swepped a doubleheader from the Borgia Knights 6-1 and 11-10 at Ronsick Field. Borgia drops to 9-4 overall and 1-3 in the AAA while the Pioneers improve to 6-8 and 3-2.
Elsewhere...
The Sullivan Eagles clinched the Four Rivers Conference title with a 8-6 win over the Pacific Indians in eight innings. Sullivan remains unbeaten in league play at 5-0 and 13-4 overall.
St. Clair beat Union 4-3
St. James edged Hermann 2-1
Washington is back on the rails following an 8-5 win over Fort Zumwalt South. The Jays are now 10-6 on the year.

Girls Soccer...
CYC Tournament at Soccer Park in Fenton-Seventh Place...
Union defeated Washington 4-1. Bethany Coons and Kayla Thornton scored two goals apiece for the Wildcats.
St. Dominic/Francis Howell Shootout...
Eureka topped Borgia 3-0
Away from the tournaments...
Hillsboro 4 Pacific 3
St. Clair 1 North County 0
Liberty 6 St. James 2

JV Soccer-Union Tournament...
Washington 4 Union 1
Pacific 2 Hillsboro 0

Boys Volleyball...
Borgia posted a straight set win over St. Mary's 25-23 25-10

Track...
Top three teams in the St. Clair 9th and 10th grade Invitational...
Girls-St. Clair was first, Pacific second followed by Rockwood Summit
Boys-St. James was first followed by St. Clair and Owensville

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 22 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.

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2 weeks 1 day ago

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 11 sec ago

The Washington Seniors are in Sedalia for the state tournament. Post 218 will begin play with a match-up against Manchester at 7:00 this evening. Washington is 33-3 on the season under Manager Mike Gardner. Manchester is 18-7. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220. The other game has Hillcrest going up against Fike-Post 499 from Blue Springs at 4:00.