Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Thursday, January 10

Boys...
Washington Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
St. Charles beat St. Clair 58-50. Adam Brott scored 15 for the Bulldogs. Casey Teson drained 17 for St. Charles. St. Clair dropped to 3-8 and the Pirates improved to 11-5.
In the other game, Borgia trailed Fort Zumwalt East by ten in the second quarter then came back to outscore the Lions 40-16 in the second half to win the game 64-43. Jordan Miller paced Borgia with 14. Joseph Helfrich scored 13 and Zachary Schweissguth added 11. The Knights improve to 7-6 and Zumwalt East dipped to 4-8.

Girls...
Union Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Union jumped on Madison Prep 72-12 with Alyssa Coons pumping in 16 points. Rachel Bassett pumped in 15 and needs just five points to reach one thousand for her high school career.
Washington held on for a 51-48 win over Eureka. Kaitlin Evans hit the game winning shot with less than two seconds left. She finished with seven for the game. Courtney Kedroski led the way with 20 and Paige Carpenter added 13.

South Callaway Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Hermann downed Russelville 68-44
New Haven defeated North Callaway 52-49. Rachel Steinhoff scored 17 for the Lady Shamrocks with Emily Kallmeyer adding 13.

Elsewhere....

Pacific rallied to beat Cuba 49-45

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Boys Basketball...
The Union Tournament resumes with two first round games this evening...
Borgia vs. Union at 5:30
Washington vs. St. Clair at 7:00.
We will join the action in progress at 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
At the High School...
Warrenton vs. Chamois at 6:00
New Haven vs. Wright City at 7:30