Local High School Sports-Saturday, May 12

Baseball...
Washington 8 Sullivan 2. Matt Miller, Nick Terschluse and Chris Bethal combined for a two hitter. Miller got the win. Matt McGilvray had a double with two runs scored. Brian Trigg singled and scored twice.

Potosi 4 Union 2

Hermann 7 Wright City 6

Pacific 6 Windsor 4

New Haven 9 Montgomery County 1. Brandon Carey was the winning pitcher.

AAA Conference Showcase-Borgia 16 Christian 5 in five innings. Justin Horace hit a three run homer.

Cuba 5 St. James 4

Girls Soccer...
St. Clair 8 Valley Park 1

Union 5 Pacific 1. Union wins the Four Rivers Conference.

Rolla 10 Sullivan 0

St. Charles at Warrenton

AAA Conference Showcase-Borgia 6 Kennedy 5

Owensville 8 St. James 2

Golf...
Sectionals....
Class 4-Washington at The Links at Dardenne in O'Fallon.
Blue Jay golfers Brad Carpenter, Matt Hoemann and Eric Hasenjaeger all qualified for state. Carpenter was four over par, Hoemann was six over and Hasenjaeger was eight over for the day. As a team, Washington finished in fourth place with a 319. Chaminade took first with a 300.

Class 3 at Cassville-West Plains took first with a 320. Borgia was fifth with a 354 and Sullivan sixth with a 362.
State qualifiers...
Zane West-Derby of Owensville +13
Colin Hayes-St. James +15
Andrew McClure of Borgia +15
Gavin Yociss-Sullivan +15

Class 3-Heritage Hills in Moberly. Ethan Luecke of Warrenton qualified for state by finishing seven over par.

Class 2-Eagle Knoll in Hartsburg. Collin Hart and Ross Henson of Hermann qualified for state. Hart was 10 over par and Henson was 13 over.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 17 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 1 min ago

Shelby Miller and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Cardinals beat the Padres 6-2 to avoid a three-game sweep from Petco Park. Miller improved to 8-and-8 after throwing six innings of two-run ball. Oscar Taveras hit a two-run homer, and Matt Holiday drove in pair of runs in the victory. St. Louis roughed up rookie Odrisamer Despaigne for six runs on nine hits in five-and-two-thirds innings.