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 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 20 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.