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

2 days 2 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

6 days 22 hours 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

3 hours 56 min ago

In Senior Legion Baseball...
Washington improved to 2-0 with a 2-1 win over Creve Coeur at Ronsick Field. Matt Miller scored the winning run on a sac fly in foul ground off the bat of Matt McGilvray in the bottom of the seventh inning. The left fielder made a spectacular catch, but Miller tagged up and headed home with the winning run. Spencer Juergens was the winning pitcher.