Local High School Basketball-Wednesday, January 2

Boys...
First round of the Owensville Tournament....
Pacific took care of Steelville 69-13
Hermann edged out Salem 53-49
Sullivan downed Owensville 54-37
Cuba 62 Linn 49

The New Haven/Bourbon game was postponed.

Girls...
The St. James Lady Tigers remained unbeaten with a 75-65 win over Park Hills Central in the championship game of the Park Hills Holiday Tournament. Shauna Rinehart scored 27 with MJ Buschmann pumping in 22. St. James is now 13-0 on the year.

Other action....

Borgia 60 St. Clair 33. Janie Arand led Borgia with 23 points and five rebounds.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

THE BLACK & WHITE ISSUES OF FERGUSON - 10/13/2014 - 11:06am
STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 41 min ago

Union 55 Pacific 7
Borgia 42 Kennedy 6
Battle 56 Washington 8
O'Fallon Christian 50 Wright City 12
Salem 50 St. James 27
Southern Boone 40 Owensville 24
Priory 49 Sullivan 17
Hermann 36 Transportation and Law 6
Cuba 30 Jefferson 0
Moberly 42 Warrenton 0

Saturday...
St. Clair at Westminster 2:00