Local High School Basketball-Tuesday, February 19

District Tournaments...

Girls...
Class 2 District 4 at Crystal City...
New Haven hammered Kingston 64-15. Rachel Steinhoff scored 19 and Kayla Meyer added 10. New Haven will face Barat Academy Wednesday evening at 5:30 in the semifinal. The game was originally scheduled Thursday but was moved up due to the threat of inclement weather Thursday.

Boys...
Class 3 District 9 at Cuba...
St. James had no problem with Steelville in a 74-27 victory.

Class 3 District 6 at North Calloway...
The season ended for the Hermann Bearcats with a 57-51 loss to North Calloway. Craig Winkelmann scored 15 for Hermann.

Local hoops away from the district tournaments...

Boys....
Rolla 62 Owensville 31

Salem 69 St. Clair 60

Pacific 47 De Soto 35

Union 65 North County 51

Girls...
Washington 59 Fort Zumwalt East 27. Paige Carpenter scored 17 with Courtney Kedroski chipping in 12 for the Lady Jays who wrapped up the GAC Central Championship with a 7-1 record.

Sullivan downed Potosi 69-40.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 56 sec ago

Soccer...
Sullivan at North County
Washington at Union

Softball...
Washington at Holt
New Haven at Wellsville
De Soto at Pacific
Sullivan at Affton

Volleyball...
Pacific hosts Hillsboro