Local High School Basketball-Thursday, January 9

Boys...
Coaches vs. Cancer Shootout at Scottrade Center in St. Louis
Washington/Holt-Cancelled. Washington will play at Holt Friday night. JV at 5:00, Varsity at 6:30.

Owensville Tournament
Pacific 75 Steelville 37
Linn 53 Hermann 51
Salem 79 Cuba 67
Sullivan 51 Owensville 37

St. Clair 45 Northwest 37

Girls...
Borgia 63 St. Clair 42

Miller Career/St. James-Postponed

New Haven 40 Cuba 33. Rachel Steinhoff scored 15 for New Haven. Emily Kallmeyer added nine.

Sullivan 58 Whitfield 23

Pacific 56 Northwest 48. Kya Hill led Pacific with 22 points. Ashley Hill drained 16 and Meagan Wakefield added 14.

Hermann 56 North Callaway 53

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

22 hours 26 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

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What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 48 min ago

The Washington Post 218 Seniors are headed to state. Washington cruised through the zone 1 tournament capping off their run with a 14-9 win over Moberly in the championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington led by 10 into the bottom of the ninth. Matt Miller was the winning pitcher as Washington improved to 33-3 on the season. Ross Seitter, Aaron Meyer and Nate Hillermann all had two hits apiece. Washington banged out 14 as a team.