Local High School Sports-Friday, October 4

Football....
Borgia 29 DuBourg 22
Vianney 48 Washington 41. Markel Smith rushed for 541 yards and seven touchdowns setting a new state single game rushing record. The old record was 533 yards set by CBC's Rayon Simmons in 2007.
Mexico 22 Warrenton 0
Owensville 17 Pacific 14
Union 46 De Soto 6
St. Clair 39 St. James 7
Sullivan 35 Hermann 14
North Callaway 21 Wright City 14
St. Pius 50 Cuba 6

Soccer...
St. Charles 5 Warrenton 1

Softball...
Rolla Tournament...
Owensville 4 St. Clair 0
Sullivan 16 Owensville 1
Elsewhere...
Francis Howell Central 1 Warrenton 0
Trinity 12 Borgia 1

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 8 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 3 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

5 hours 46 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.