Local High School Sports-Friday, August 22

Football
Washington 26 St. Clair 21
Borgia 48 Owensville 12
Parkway West 49 Union 39
Park Hills Central 34 Sullivan 27
St. James 12 Cuba 6
Hermann 61 Montgomery County 12
Pacific 28 De Soto 20
Trinity 28 Wright City 24
Warrenton 26 St. Dominic 23

Other Sports Friday night...
Soccer...
Washington opened play in the Northwest/Parkway West Tournament with a 2-1 win over DuBourg.
Washington will face Summit Saturday at 12:00

Softball...
St. James 3 Rolla 2 on an Ashley Marlett home run.

Volleyball...
Marquette defeated Washington 25-19 25-20

Looking ahead to Saturday in softball...
The Union Tournament features Washington, Borgia, St. Clair, Pacific, Warrenton, Farmington, Park Hills Central and the host Wildcats at the Union Sports Complex. The action gets underway at 8:00.

The New Haven Softball Classic will have the Shamrocks hosting Belle, Steelville, Linn, St. James, Hermann, Montgomery County and Hancock. Games will be played on Lions and Bock Fields starting at 8:00am.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 38 min 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

14 hours 4 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas