High School Volleyball

The MSHSAA High School Volleyball State Championships are scheduled Friday and Saturday at the Show-Me Center in Cape Girardeau.
In Class 3
First round of pool play
Borgia split with Carl Junction
18-25 25-22
Borgia defeated St. Pius 25-18 25-9
Borgia defeated Lutheran South 25-9 25-21

Borgia will play Carl Junction in the championship game at 7:30

In Class 2, Hermann is in the championship game.
Hermann defeated Fair Grove in the first round of pool play 25-15 25-17.
Hermann defeated Summit Christian Academy in the second round 25-22 25-13.
St. Pius defeated Hermann 26-24 25-23

Hermann plays St. Pius in the championship game Saturday at 3:00

Hermann and Borgia games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 23 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

2 days 20 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

10 hours 2 min 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