Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Monday, December 17

Borgia erased a double digit deficit to beat St. Charles West 53-52. Jordan Miller hit the game winning three pointer in the closing seconds.

St. James is heading into the Christmas break with an undefeated record. The Tigers posted a 70-55 win over Potosi, improving to 10-0 under coach Ben Smith.

Owensville knocked off Steelville 47-43.

In first round action from the Peoples Bank Holiday Classic at Sullivan...
Borgia downed Washington 49-31
Sullivan hammered University City 68-11
Farmington edged out Waynesville 53-51
Owensville beat Cuba 48-21


Union downed Eldon 61-51. Alyssa Coons and Whitney Vitt scored 14 apiece. Rachel Bassett and Bethany Coons each added 13 points.

New Haven 59 Bourbon 26. Rachel Steinhoff led the way with 14 points. Emily Kallmeyer pumped in 13.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 6-7 Junior Center Alex Movila from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. He scored a combined 61-points in three games of the Borgia/Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament last week. Alex led the team in all three games with 21 against Fatima in the first round and 16 in the second round against Carnahan and 24 against North Tech in the Gold Championship game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

13 hours 8 min ago

From terror attacks to campus threats, jihadist wars in the name of extreme religion, protest groups shouting at each other to the vitriol of the anonymous internet--it seems our world is seething with anger. Anger begets hatred. Hatred begets evil. Evil begets fear, which begets anger, which begets more hatred, then more evil.



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Boys Basketball...
Winfeild Classic...
Warrenton vs. O'Fallon-Christian at 3:30

Montgomery County Tournament...
Middle School...
Fulton vs. Wellsville at 5:30
New Haven vs. Clopton at 7:00
High School...
Bowling Green vs. Silex at 5:30
Montgomery County vs. Hermann at 7:00

Crystal City Tournament...
St. Clair vs. Crystal City at 7:30