Local College Volleyball

The East Central College Volleyball team will take on the number one seed in the National Junior College Athletic Association's Division II National Tournament November 21st. As the 16 Seed, the Falcons will face the Cowley College Tigers Thursday at Owens Community College in Toledo, Ohio. ECC qualified for the national tournament by claiming the Region 16 District O championship earlier this month. This marks ECC's fourth trip to nationals since volleyball was reinstated in 2007. The Falcons have won the Region D-II championship five times in the past six years.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Freshman Cross Country Runner Julia McIntyre from New Haven High School. Julia finished sixth in the state meet in Jefferson City with a time of 20:58.40 at the Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City earlier this month. She helped her team to a 12th place finish. Julia was a straight A student at Franklin County R-2 and she continues to get A's in high school.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Troy Brouwer and Robby Fabbri each scored third period goals to help the Blues rally to sink the Sabres 2-1 at the First Niagara Center. Jake Allen stopped 24 of 25 shots for St. Louis, which improved to 14-6-and-2. The Blues play at Pittsburgh tomorrow.