Local High School Hoops

The 2012 St. Francis Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament tipped off Wednesday night with two games...
McCluer North beat St. Clair 60-23
Washington downed Cardinal Ritter 76-63. Ronnie Suggs scored 36 points for the Jays

Thursday evening...
Borgia 61 Carnahan 60. Borgia came back from a 13 point half-time deficit and were led by Joe Helfrich and Casey Kuchem with 12 points apiece. John Baumstark added 11. Borgia Coach Dave Neier needs one more victory to reach six hundred career wins.
St. Louis Christian 59 Pacific 48. The Indians were led by Cullen VanLeer who poured in six three's and finished with 25 points. Tanner Brown chipped in eight.

Friday Scores
Cardinal Ritter 69 St. Clair 60
Carnahan 59 Pacific 51 OT
Washington 56 McCluer North 51
St. Louis Christian 57 Borgia 36

Saturday Schedule
Seventh Place-Pacific 55 St. Clair 48
Consolation-Cardinal Ritter 54 Carnahan 52
Third Place-McClure North 62 Borgia 44
Championship-St. Louis Christian 61 Washington 44

Girls Basketball from the St. James Shoot-Out
Sullivan 50 Park Hills Central 46

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 3 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 38 min ago

The opener of this Western Conference First Round series will be hard to top from an entertainment standpoint. Alexander Steen's goal 26 seconds into triple overtime gave the St. Louis Blues a hard-fought victory against the rival Chicago Blackhawks, but the stakes only get higher in Game 2 on Saturday at Scottrade Center. Each team has positives to take into the next meeting.