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

6 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 4 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

The Cardinals open up a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates today at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn will be on the mound aiming for his 15th win. He is 14-and-8 with a 2.79 ERA in 27 starts. The Bucs will counter with right-hander Gerrit Cole, who is 7-and-4 with a 3.65 ERA.