Local High School Basketball-Scores and Schedules

Scoreboard from Monday night...
Class 4 District 9 at Pacific-Boys opening round games...
St. Clair beat Union 66-53 behind 23 points from Neyko Dominguez. Adam Brott added 10 and Brandon York chipped in nine. For Union, Seniors Brandon Ford scored 15 and Ashton Dehn added eight. The Wildcats end the season with a 6-19 record while the Bulldogs advance to the semifinal with a 13-13 mark.

In the other first round game, Sullivan took care of Owensville 34-25.

Class 5 District 10 at Rolla-Girls semifinals...
Kirstie Leslie hit the game winning basket with 2.1 seconds left lifting Washington to a 55-53 win over Rolla. Leslie finished the game with seven points. Courtney Kedroski led the way with 16 and Paige Carpenter added 12. Washington will play Waynesville in the championship game Thursday at 6:00. The top seeded Lady Tigers defeated Lebanon 62-33.

Coming up Tuesday evening....
Class 4 District 9 at Pacific-Girls opening round...
Union vs. Owensville at 6:00
Borgia vs. St. Clair at 7:30

Class 5 District 10 at Rolla-Boys semifinals...
Washington vs. Lebanon at 5:00, followed by Waynesville and Rolla.

We will broadcast the Washington/Lebanon boys game, then will send you to Pacific for the conclusion of the Union/Owensville girls game and the Borgia/St. Clair girls match up. All live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 6 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.