Local High School Basketball-Friday, January 10

Boys...
Rolla 70 Union 45. Caleb Copeland scored 19 to lead Rolla. Nick Ziegler poured in 17 for Union with Brian Borgmann adding 10.

St. James 75 Dixon 37

New Haven 61 Bourbon 43

Borgia 68 St. Mary's 53

Washington 76 Holt 53 All proceeds from the game will go to Coaches vs. Cancer.

Owensville Tournament...
Championship Semifinals at the High School...
Pacific 79 Linn 51
Sullivan 56 Salem 27
Consolation Semifinals at the Elementary School...
Hermann 53 Steelville 42
Cuba 67 Owensville 31

Clopton Tournament-Consolation Semifinal...
Warrenton 61 Wellsville 50. Ron Richardson finished with 34 points for the Warriors. Craig Vardiman pulled down 27 rebounds.

Girls...
Borgia 53 Rosati Kain 29

St. Charles 54 Warrenton 45. Jenny Jansen scored 22 for Warrenton. St. Charles was led by Gabby Walker with 16.

Wrestling...
Washington is in first place in the GAC Championships going in the second and final day at Fort Zumwalt North High School.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 1 min ago

The Washington Seniors are in Sedalia for the state tournament. Post 218 will begin play with a match-up against Manchester at 7:00 this evening. Washington is 33-3 on the season under Manager Mike Gardner. Manchester is 18-7. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220. The other game has Hillcrest going up against Fike-Post 499 from Blue Springs at 4:00.