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

2 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 45 min ago

Union at Windsor
Pacific at St. James
Valley Park at St. Clair
Lutheran South at Washington