Local High School Sports-Monday, October 7

Softball...
Warrenton improved to 20-3 with a 6-5 win over Battle
Festus posted an 11-1 win over St. Clair
New Haven had no problem with Bourbon 33-0. The Shamrocks scored eight in the first and added 25 in the second. The game was called after three.
Holt edged Pacific 3-2
Owensville blanked Hermann 9-0
St. James defeated Steelville 14-3
Union 4 Silex 0

Soccer...
Northwest downed Union 6-2

Volleyball...
Sullivan beat Seckman in two 25-19 33-31
Rolla over Owensville in three
Union beat Hillsboro in two 25-20 25-23
Hermann posted a straight set win over Montgomery County 25-8 25-7
Fatima beat New Haven 25-13 25-14
St. Clair over Bourbon in two

Boys Swimming...
Kennedy Tri-meet. Borgia defeated Trinity and lost to Kennedy

Girls Golf...
Borgia took fifth in the District Tournament at Redfield Golf Club in Eugene. Katie Eime and Holly Swartz qualified for sectionals.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

15 hours 28 min 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.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 46 min ago

The Washington Post 218 Seniors are headed to state. Washington cruised through the zone 1 tournament capping off their run with a 14-9 win over Moberly in the championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington led by 10 into the bottom of the ninth. Matt Miller was the winning pitcher as Washington improved to 33-3 on the season. Ross Seitter, Aaron Meyer and Nate Hillermann all had two hits apiece. Washington banged out 14 as a team.