Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Tuesday, December 17

Boys Basketball...
The Pacific Indians defeated the Union Wildcats 55-39. Cullen VanLeer scored 27 points and surpassed one-thousand for his high school career. Tanner Brown drained an additional 15 for the Indians, now 5-1 overall and 1-0 in the conference.
Union was led by Nick Ziegler with 16 points. The Cats drop to 2-4 overall and 0-1.

Elsewhere...

Sullivan remained undefeated with a 58-48 win over Hermann. Justin Biermann and Heath Schatz scored 18 apiece for the Eagles, now 6-0 under Coach Dino McKinney.
Craig Winkelmann paced Hermann with 11 points.

Washington beat up on Fort Zumwalt East 80-46

New Haven downed Silex 43-32

St. Clair beat Owensville 51-45 in overtime

Girls...
St. Clair topped Lift For Life Academy 54-22 in a make-up game from the Clayton Tournament

Warrenton beat Holt 67-57

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

23 hours 42 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 48 min ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 13 min ago

Volleyball...
Washington at Hermann in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. Game time is scheduled for 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Union at Hillsboro
Cuba at Sullivan
Borgia at Lafayette

Soccer...
Pacific hosts Northwest
Borgia at Duchesne