Local High School Basketball-Thursday, January 17

Boys...
The St. James Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Salem 62 Newburg 48
Blair Oaks 73 Union 49

Elsewhere...

St. Clair 67 Northwest 43

Girls...
Silex 46 New Haven 45. Rachel Steinhoff scored 17 with Kayla Meyer pumping in 12

Owensville 55 Montgomery County 22

Borgia took down Kennedy 64-33. Janie Arand led the Lady Knights with 15 points. Kathleen Lindemann pumped in 12 and Emily Grahl 10

Republic 50 Sullivan 39. Aley Lucas scored 15 and Taylor Lucas added 10 for the Lady Eagles.

Wrestling...

Washington 53 Fort Zumwalt North 15. The Jays improve to 12-3.

Pacific posted two wins in a tri-match at Priory. The Indians defeated the host Rebels 42-27 and the Windsor Owls 52-21.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 3 min ago

The Cardinals are off today as they travel to Philadelphia for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night against the Phillies. Shelby Miller gets the start for St. Louis. He's 8-and-9 with a 4.25 ERA. Philly counters with Kyle Kendrick, who is 5-and-11 with a 4.90 ERA.