Local High School Basketball-Tuesday, January 28

Boys...
Union Tournament-First Round
Pacific 68 Northwest 30
Hillsboro 70 St. Clair 56

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
At the High School...
Montgomery County 54 Chamois 20
Hermann 66 Warrenton 58
At the Middle School...
St. James 70 Owensville 43
New Haven 38 Wright City 25

Elsewhere...
Sullivan 60 Potosi 47

Girls...
St. James 74 Rolla 21

Owensville 69 Steelville 61

Washington 69 Holt 53. Washington went on a 31-3 run in the second quarter.
Courtney Kedroski scored 28 points followed by Kyra Hardesty with 20. The Lady Jays improved to 12-3 on the season.

Wrestling...
Pacific 66 St. Clair 12

Sullivan posted two wins, 48-34 over St. James and 39-24 over Principia.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

16 hours 34 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 29 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.