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

3 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day 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

15 hours 33 min ago

The Cardinals are off today as they travel to Philadelphia for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night against the Phillies. Shelby Miller gets the start for St. Louis. He's 8-and-9 with a 4.25 ERA. Philly counters with Kyle Kendrick, who is 5-and-11 with a 4.90 ERA.