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

4 days 1 hour 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 2 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

2 hours 40 sec ago

Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored 1:50 apart during a three-goal third period as the Flyers beat the Blues 3-1 in Philadelphia. Jaden Schwartz opened the scoring in the first period for St. Louis, which slipped to 2-1-and-1 on its five-game road trip. Brian Elliott stopped 28 of the 30 shots he faced in defeat. The Blues take on the Maple Leafs tomorrow night in Toronto.