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

5 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 20 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 30 min ago

The Wild established the upper hand in a back-and-forth series with a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Scottrade Center. After the Blues took an early lead, the Wild reeled off four goals. Marco Scandella tied it in the first, and then Nino Niederreiter and Mikko Koivu lit the lamp in the second to put Minnesota up for good. Charlie Coyle iced the cake in the final period, and Devan Dubnyk made 36 saves as the Wild lead the series, 3-2.