Local High School Basketball-Tuesday, December 4

Boys...
The Parkway Central Colts played solid defense against Washington holding Ronnie Suggs and Luke Schroepfer to single digits in a 49-39 final at Parkway Central High Tuesday night. Brad Carpenter hit four three's in the first half and added one more late in the fourth to lead the Jays in scoring with 15 points. The game was tied at 19 at the half. Washington grabbed a five point lead in the third quarter but the Colts stormed back outscoring the Jays 15-12 in the third and 15-8 in the fourth to grab their third win of the season to go along with one loss. Washington slips to 2-2. Nathan Biggs led the Colts with 12 points with Jarrett Cox-Bradley adding 11. Washington will play at Timberland Thursday evening.
Washington won the JV game 37-34.
Elsewhere...

New Haven 56 Grandview 25

Hermann 60 Wright City 44. Four Players from Hermann hit double figures. Matt Hug, Craig Winkelmann, Grant Ruediger and John Baumstark.

St. James 67 Rolla 45

Sullivan 56 Warrenton 38. Sullivan used a 20-0 run in the second half to seal the victory.

Girls...
Union 65 Rockwood Summit 48. Union Drained eight three pointers. Rachel Bassett scored 16, Bethany Coons 17 and Alyssa Coons added 15.

Borgia 49 Villa Duchesne 48. Borgia JV won 46-16.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 33 min ago

Yangervis Solarte and the San Diego Padres try to secure a series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night in the middle contest of a three-game series at Petco Park. Acquired from the New York Yankees in the deal that sent third baseman Chase Headley to the Bronx, Solarte is hitting .286 with six RBI in seven games with the Padres.