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

33 min 9 sec ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 20 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

30 min 21 sec ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.