Local High School Sports-Monday, March 31

Baseball...
Sullivan won their home opener 4-3 over the Potosi Trojans. The winning run was walked in.

St. James posted a 4-2 Four Rivers Conference win over the New Haven Shamrocks. Zach Dean was the winning pitcher as the Tigers moved to 2-3 on the season. The Shamrocks droped to 2-5

Hermann defeated Van Far 16-3. Ben Held had two doubles with five batted in. Kody Thompson finished the game with two hits and four rbi. Andrew Budnik was the winning pitcher.

Warrenton knocked off Wright City 10-9.

Golf...
Washington tied for fourth in the St. Charles Tournament at Bogey Hills Country Club. Brad Carpenter tied for second place. He carded a two over 72 and lost in a playoff.

Borgia defeated Trinity 204-215 at Eagle Springs Golf Club

Girls Soccer...
Union shutout Warrenton 3-0. Kalyn Bigley, Bethany Coons and Taylor Gaebe all scored for Union as the Wildcats improved to 4-0

Sullivan moved to 5-2 on the season with a 3-1 win over Pacific. Emma Randolph, Skylar Evans and Aley Lucas all found the back of the net for Sullivan.

St. Clair posted a 3-0 win over North County with Heather Pendegraft notching the hat-trick.

JV Girls Soccer...
St. Clair 1 North County 0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Soccer Player Anna Merseal from St. Clair High School. Anna currently leads the team with 15 goals and nine assists. Last game out, Anna scored leading the Bulldogs to a 2-0 win over Fatima. Coach Tim Isgrig says Anna has worked hard to improve her game in the past year. Her teammates respect her and look to her for leadership. Anna is also a very good student. Current GPA is 3.8.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 1 day ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 3 min ago

A late surge by the Cardinals gave them a 6-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. Yadier Molina hit a three-run double in the seventh inning to break the tie. The Cards put up two more runs in the eighth to secure the win. Michael Wacha pitched seven innings of one-run ball for St. Louis to improve to 2-and-0. The Cards have won three straight.