Local High School Basketball-Wednesday, February 20

Districts...
Girls...
Class 2 District 4 at Crystal City...
New Haven 50 Barat Academy 25. Rachel Steinhoff scored 12 and Emily Kallmeyer pumped in 10. The Lady Shamrocks will face Valle Catholic in the Championship Friday night at 6:00.

Class 3 District 9 at Cuba...
St. James 81 Cuba 52. St. James will play in the championship game Saturday at 6:00

Class 3 District 6 at North Calloway...
Hermann 64 South Calloway 26

Local hoops away from the district tournaments...

Girls...
St. Clair 63 Hillsboro 42

Boys...
Pattonville 72 Sullivan 47. The Eagles will enter district play with a 17-8 record. Justin Biermann reached one thousand points for his high school career.

Washington beat Oakville 62-38. Ronnie Suggs poured in 23 for the Jays with Luke Schroepfer adding 16. Washington wraps up the regular season with a 17-9 record.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 20 hours 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

1 week 16 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

18 hours 18 min ago

The Cardinals are off today before the Dodgers come to town for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night. John Lackey will start the opener for St. Louis. He's 2-and-3 with a 3.18 ERA. Los Angeles sends Mike Bolsinger to the mound. He's 3-and-0 with a 0.71 ERA.