Local High School Basketball-Thursday, February 14

Girls...
Sullivan and Hermann finish tied for first in the Four Rivers Conference. Sullivan posted a 58-55 win over St. James Thursday night while Hermann took care of Union 58-29. Jamie Gleeson led the way for Hermann with 14 points. Sullivan and Hermann both finish with 6-1 records in league play.

Elsewhere...

New Haven edged Owensville 46-44 in overtime. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 for New Haven.

Pacific beat St. Clair 52-41. Elizabeth Almo paced Pacific with 12 points.

Final Conference standings...

Sullivan and Hermann 6-1
St. James, Pacific and Union 4-3
New Haven 2-5
Owensville and St. Clair 1-6.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

10 hours 43 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.