Local High School Basketball-Thursday, February 28

Class 4 District 9 Boys Semifinals...
Borgia trailed St. Clair by two after three quarters, but then they responded with a 15-4 run in the final eight minutes to secure a 44-35 win over the Bulldogs. Jordan Miller scored 18 for the Knights with Zach Schweissguth adding 15. Neyko Dominguez ended his high school career with a 17 point performance as St. Clair ended the season with a 13-14 record under first year coach Casey Korn.
Borgia will face the Sullivan Eagles in the championship game Saturday night. Sullivan beat Pacific 39-28 behind 13 points from Adam Tiefenbrunn. Adam Weiland chipped in nine for the Eagles, now 19-8 on the year. Pacific was without their leading scorer, sophomore guard Cullen VanLeer who is injured. They were led by Zeth Boyer with 10 points.

Class 5 District 10 at Rolla...
Girls Championship-Waynesville 52 Washington 36
Boys Championship-Washington 39 Waynesville 36. The Jays advance to the sectional at Camdenton High School next Wednesday night against the winner of district 9 which is scheduled to wrap up Saturday night.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 5 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 1 min ago

Matt Holliday singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Cardinals rallied past the Pirates 5-4 in the first of three from Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong hit a pinch-hit two-run homer earlier in the seventh to tie the game at four. Holliday also had a two-run double in the third for the Redbirds, who have won three straight to take over first place in the NL Central. St.