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

4 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Garrett Leimkuehler, Sophomore Quarterback for the Hermann Bearcats. Garrett has completed 58% of his passes, 22 of 38 for 441 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. He has also carried the ball 36 times for 371 yards for 13 touchdowns and he is averaging more than 10 yards per carry.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

On Saturday, September 6, our family lost a dear friend to a car accident. Listeners know her as Lexi the Impulse Puppy. It surprised us a bit just how much the loss struck us--a tribute to just how much that dog loved us--and just how much we loved that dog. Dogs are not the same as people, but they certainly tap into the very best of us.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
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SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 24 sec ago

Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday homered in the first and the Cardinals held on for a 2-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. John Lackey tossed seven-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball while Seth Maness notched his third save. St. Louis maintains a two-and-a-half-game lead on the Pirates atop the NL Central. David Holmberg gave up two runs in six frames for Cincinnati to take the loss.