Local High School Basketball-Tuesday, February 12

Boys...
Fort Zumwalt South 47 Washington 34. The Bulldogs were led by Preston Whitfield with 17 points, while the Jays received 15 from Ronnie Suggs. Washington drops to 15-9 overall and 3-4 in the GAC Central while Fort Zumwalt South improves to 17-5 and 6-1.

Elsewhere...

St. Clair is guarenteed at least a share of the Four Rivers Conference title with a 53-43 win over New Haven. The Bulldogs remain unbeaten in league play at 6-0 with one conference game left at Pacific Friday night.

St. James 75 Owensville 53

St. Charles West 70 Warrenton 41

Pacific 57 Hermann 36

Sullivan 52 Union 43

Girls...
St. Charles West 56 Warrenton 31

Pacific 47 Eureka 42

Borgia 64 DuBourg 44. The Lady Knights have a solid hold on first place in the AAA Large School Conference with a 6-1 record and can win it outright with a victory over St. Dominic Wednesday night.

Washington 43 Fort Zumwalt South 29. Courtney Kedroski paced the Lady Jays with 13 points. The Lady Jays remain in first place in the GAC Central with two league games left on the schedule against Holt and Fort Zumwalt East.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 15 hours ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 4 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.