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 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

9 hours 34 min ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 8 min ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.