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

5 days 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 4 min ago

Jorge Soler launched two home runs in just his third Major League game as the Cubs beat the Cardinals 7-2 at Busch Stadium. Soler went 3-for-3 and drove in three runs while Javier Baez added two RBI. Luis Valbuena and Arismendy Alcantara each hit a solo shot for the Cubs to end a short two game skid. Neil Ramirez earned the win in relief.