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 14 hours 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 4 days 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 16 min ago

Boys Basketball...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Rock Bridge 80 Lutheran South 59
Borgia 46 Washington 43 in overtime. Walt Eckelkamp drained a 25-foot jump shot as time expired for the win. Eckelkamp finished the game with 13. Mike Morgan scored 20 for the Jays. Borgia improves to 12-4 while Washington dips to 9-8.