Local College Sports Update

The ECC fall sports are heading into the month of October with victories. A home win for volleyball and an away win for soccer yesterday started the month off on the right track for ECC.

The Soccer Falcons (8-7) were able to fly over the Eagles of Central Methodist University JV with a 6-0 score line in an away match. ECC traveled to Fayette, MO in order to collect their eighth victory of the season.

The Volleyball Falcons (10-14) “Jammed the Gym” against the St. Louis Community College Archers as the team played well on the court in front of the largest crowd of the season. ECC was able to knock off the Archers in three straight sets by scores of 25-13, 25-12, 25-12.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 39 min ago

Union 55 Pacific 7
Borgia 42 Kennedy 6
Battle 56 Washington 8
O'Fallon Christian 50 Wright City 12
Salem 50 St. James 27
Southern Boone 40 Owensville 24
Priory 49 Sullivan 17
Hermann 36 Transportation and Law 6
Cuba 30 Jefferson 0
Moberly 42 Warrenton 0

Saturday...
St. Clair at Westminster 2:00