Local High School Sports-Monday, April 29

Golf...
Sullivan won the district tournament on their home course, the Sullivan Country Club. West Plains was second and Borgia third. Individuals who qualified for the sectional are the entire Sullivan team: Tyler Carrico, Justin Biermann, Gavin Yociss, Ryan Juergens and Drew Armstrong. Union female golfer Hinako Kishimoto, Borgia's Clayton Voss, Alexander Rennick, Andrew McClure and Parker Dumontier. St. Clair's Kyle Juergens and Matt Gordon. St. James will send three to the next round-Jake Shockley, Jack Mueller and Levi Auxier. Two Pacific Indians qualified-Charlie Brinker and Brendan Jett-Kell.

Track...
Team results of the Four Rivers Conference Meet in St. Clair...
Varsity Girls-Union captured its first ever conference title in track. Owensville and Sullivan tied for second.
JV Girls-Pacific was first followed by Owensville and New Haven
Varsity Boys-St. Clair took first, Pacific second and Sullivan third
JV Boys-Pacific captured the title with St. Clair and Union tying for second
Girls Outstanding Performer-Anna Houston of Union
Boys Outstanding Performer-Rickey Grivetti of St. Clair
Girls Conference Coach of the Year-Chris Kelly of Union
Boys Conference Coach of the Year-Dave Purviance of St. Clair.

Baseball...
Cuba 5 New Haven 2
St. Clair 9 Owensville 1
Waynesville 11 St. James 10
Holt 6 Washington 4
Montgomery County 10 Hermann 4

Girls Soccer...
Northwest 3 Pacific 2
St. Clair 2 St. James 1
Borgia 3 DuBourg 1
Union 4 Sullivan 0

Boys Volleyball...
Borgia has won three in a row with last night's straight set win over Seckman 25-15 25-20.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 12 hours ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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