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 day 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 4 min ago

Softball...
Borgia at Union in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. Game time is 4:30. Tape delayed broadcast 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Washington at Summit
Warrenton at St. Charles West
New Haven at Bourbon

Volleyball...
St. Clair at Hermann
Union at St. James
Sullivan at New Haven
Owensville at Pacific
Borgia at Notre Dame
Washington hosts Eureka