Local High School Sports-Monday, March 24

Baseball...
Four Rivers Classic...
Borgia 25 Wright City 7. Justin Horace homered and singled with three runs scored and six batted in. Nate Hillermann finished with two hits and two batted in. Jacob Grellner pitched three innings for the win
Washington 6 Rolla 2

Lindbergh/Mehlville Tournament...
Sullivan 11 Webster Groves 3 in the second round of the Lindbergh/Mehlville Tournament

Elsewhere...

St. Clair 5 St. James 4. St. Clair scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning. Adam Hinson posted two hits with a run batted in. Wyatt Mehler doubled and plated two runs. Kody Halmich pitched six innings for the win. Zach Russell had two hits for St. James
New Haven 11 Wellsville 1. Ross Seitter was the winning pitcher. He pitched all five innings with five strike outs and two walks. At the plate, Brandon Carey had three hits and scored three times. Michael McKernan finished with three hits and four batted in.

Girls Soccer...
Fox 5 Sullivan 0 in the first round of the Fox Tournament
Union 5 St. Clair 0. Bethany Coons scored two goals with one assist and Karlie Peth finished with a goal and two assists.
Pacific 8 Owensville 1

Golf...
Owensville defeated Newburg and Cuba in a tri-match in the snow

JV Girls Soccer...
Union 9 St. Clair 0
Pacific 10 Owensville 0
Borgia and Rosati Kain played to a scoreless tie
Washington 2 St. Charles 1 in the opening round of the GAC North and Central Tournament

Track and Field Quad at Pacific today is postponed

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 5 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 9 hours ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today.