Local High School Sports-Saturday, October 5

Checking the weekend scoreboard in local high school sports...
Volleyball...
Sullivan split with Festus and lost to Parkway Central and Lutheran South in the Lutheran South Tournament.

Swimming...
Borgia finished 11th in the Fort Zumwalt North Meet

Soccer...
St. Mary's beat Borgia 2-0

Softball...
The Rolla and St. James tournaments were rained out. St. James downed Eldon 4-1 before the rained moved in.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 18 hours ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

19 hours 5 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.