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

4 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 33 min ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.