Local High School Basketball Scoreboard-Tuesday, December 18

Washington posted a 51-40 win over the Pacific Indians. Ronnie Suggs led all scorers with 19-points followed by Jared Walde and Luke Schroepfer with 10 apiece. Zeth Boyer scored 14 for the Indians. Tanner Brown pumped in 11. Cullen VanLeer scored seven points, dished out eight assists and pulled down six rebounds. Washington improves to 6-2 while the Indians dropped to 6-3.

Elsewhere...

Sullivan 46 Festus 32. The Eagles improve to 7-2.

New Haven posted a 52-32 win over New Bloomfield.

Blair Oaks beat Hermann 67-57. The Bearcats were led by John Baumstark and Craig Winkelmann with 15 points apiece. Brett Voss scored a dozen for the Falcons.

Girls...

St. Clair downed Northwest 51-42.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is St. Francis Borgia Baseball Player Justin Horace. Justin is one of the team leaders at the plate with a .371 average, two home runs and 17 rbi. He bats third in the lineup and is a solid defender at second base. Justin had a double in Monday's 3-0 loss to Lutheran-St. Charles. Justin has been a good hitter since he started playing as a youngster.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 15 min ago

Washington hosted the Nix Relays Tuesday afternoon and evening. Timberland took first in the boys division with 103 points. Rolla was second with 80 and Maplewood third with 74. Sullivan was fourth and Warrenton fifth, followed by Union, Pacific, Owensville, St. Dominic, Borgia, Washington and North Callaway