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

12 hours 42 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 9 hours ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 10 min ago

Boys...
The 53rd Annual Union Tournament tips off with two games this evening...
Rock Bridge goes up against Northwest at 5:30
Lutheran South will play Hillsboro at 7:00

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
Middle School Gym...
Owensville vs. Hermann 6:00
St. James vs. Montgomery County 7:30