Local High School Basketball Scoreboard, Thursday, December 6

Boys...
Washington got back on the rails with a 66-46 win over Timberland. The Jays are back above the .500 mark at 3-2.

St. James defeated Steelville 66-21. Jack Mueller scored 17 for the Tigers

Warrenton pulled away late in a 55-47 win over Union

Girls...
New Haven beat up on South Callaway 50-29. Megan Shockley led all scorers with 13 points.

Rolla downed Pacific 57-52

Owensville topped Chamois 45-38

St. James over Blair Oaks 56-31. Hannah Perona led the Lady Tigers with 13 points. Ashlee Marlatt added a dozen.

Hermann beat Washington 55-36. The Lady Jays were led by Paige Carpenter with 10 points.

Wrestling...
Holt 53 Washington 29.

Union posted two more wins, 48-24 over Fort Zumwalt East and 48-24 over Winfield. The Wildcats improve to 4-1 in duals.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 14 hours 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

15 hours 3 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.