Local High School Basketball

Looking ahead for the week....

Boys...
Sectionals-Wednesday, March 6
Class 4 at Missouri S&T in Rolla...
Borgia vs. Springfield Hillcrest at 6:00
Class 5 at Camdenton High School...
Washington vs. Hickman at 6:00
We will broadcast from both locations on KLPW-AM 1220, on line at klpw.com or on your smart phone by downloading the free KLPW-APP.

Girls...
Sectional-Wednesday, March 6
Class 4 at Missouri S&T in Rolla...
Sullivan vs. Bolivar at 7:45

MSHSAA State Championships...
Class 2-New Haven vs. Marceline at 12:00 at the Hearnes Center. New Haven is 20-10 going in while Marceline is 27-3

Class 3-St. James will play Cameron at 5:00 Thursday at Mizzou Arena. The Lady Tigers take a 25-4 record into the semifinal while Cameron is 19-11.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 3 min ago

Yangervis Solarte and the San Diego Padres try to secure a series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night in the middle contest of a three-game series at Petco Park. Acquired from the New York Yankees in the deal that sent third baseman Chase Headley to the Bronx, Solarte is hitting .286 with six RBI in seven games with the Padres.