Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Monday, December 16

Girls...
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.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is State Champion Wrestler Dalton Voyles from Pacific High School. Dalton won the class 3 title at 182 pounds with a 6-2 decision over Zach Courtoise of Kearney Saturday at the University of Missouri-Columbia. It caps off a tremendous season for Dalton with a 56-2 record. Dalton, who is very good on his feet, took control early in the bout in securing the win over Courtoise.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 5 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 24 sec ago

After blowing a 5-2 third period lead, Christopher Higgins scored the winning goal in the shootout to give the Canucks a 6-5 victory over the Blues in Vancouver. Dmitrij Jaskin, Petteri Lindbohm and David Backes scored consecutive goals in the third period to tie the game for the Blues. Ryan Reaves and Alex Pietrangelo also lit the lamp in defeat. Jake Allen allowed four goals and was lifted for Brian Elliot, who allowed one on six shots.