Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Monday, December 16

The first round of the Peoples Bank Tournament at Sullivan is in the books...
Owensiville beat Farmington 62-54. Hailey Diestelkamp scored 24 for the Dutchgirls.
Sullivan Downed Cuba 49-35. Aley Lucas drained 13 with Taylor Lucas adding 12.
Borgia had no problem with Pattonville 58-25. Janie Arand dropped in 18 followed by Kaylee Heggemann with 12 and Emily Grahl with 10.
Waynesville edged out Washington 50-48. Tiger Sophomore Kallie Bildner recorded a double/double with 25 points and 19 rebounds. Washington was paced by Paige Carpenter, Kyra Hardesty and Courtney Kedroski with 14 apiece.
The Tournament will resume Wednesday

Girls basketball away from the tournament...

Pacific posted a 72-57 win over Union. Meagan Wakefield scored 24 for Pacific and Kya Hill added 22. Bri Clark scored 24 for Union

St. James erupted in the second half for a 74-46 win over New Haven. Devin Fuhring scored 18 points and pulled down eight rebounds. Ashlee Marlatt and Shauna Rinehart scored 16 apiece. Alexis Uffmann scored 11 and dished out 11 assists.
New Haven was led by Rachel Steinhoff with 20 and Kayla Meyer with 12.


5 days 16 min ago

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

1 week 2 days ago

Football players strike. A university president resigns. Suddenly, the University of Missouri is in the eye of a media firestorm. Mizzou has now supplanted Ferguson as the hash tag known round the world.



4 hours 31 min ago

Alex Collins ran for 130 yards and three touchdowns as the Missouri Tigers fell to Arkansas, 28-3, Friday afternoon at Reynolds Razorback Stadium. The defense for Mizzou could have hardly started any better, as they allowed positive yardage on just one of Arkansas' first eight plays. In all, five of those eight plays went for negative yardage, including a Ricky Hatley sack to give the defense two three-and-outs to start the game.