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

14 hours 37 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 9 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

14 hours 12 min ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.