Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Thursday, January 3

Boys...
Owensville Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Salem 71 Steelville 33
Linn 52 Owensville 31

Girls...
New Haven 57 Cuba 36. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 with Emily Kallmeyer and Kierstin Monzyk adding nine apiece.

St. Clair edged Potosi 53-51 in overtime

Pacific downed Northwest 54-25

St. James 70 Salem 37. MJ Buschmann scored 17 as the Lady Tigers improved to 14-0.

North Calloway 48 Hermann 43

Sullivan topped Whitfield 47-43. The Lady Eagles are now 9-0

Owensville 63 Festus 15

Union 50 Jefferson 21. Aylssa Coons scored 18 for the Lady Cats, now 9-3 under Grant Young.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 hours 31 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 57 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.