Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Thursday, August 29

Softball...
In the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game, the Union Wildcats played good defense behind a solid pitching performance from Sheena Carroll in a season opening 5-0 win over St. Francis Borgia. Union scored two runs in the fourth and added three in the sixth with Kayla Kelly hitting a two run homer. Borgia's Cali Witte pitched well in defeat.
Elsewhere...
Warrenton 13 Clopton 0
Wellsville 11 New Haven 1
Jefferson City 7 Sullivan 1
St. James 4 Crocker 2
Linn 18 Owensville 3

Soccer...
Fulton 4 Warrenton 3

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

16 hours 47 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sullivan Senior Baseball Player Matt Foster. Matt pitched a no hitter against Union in a game at GCS Ballpark in Illinois Friday night. He struck out 13 batters and walked four while throwing 111 pitches. He also had one hit in the game. Matt is also very good with the bat. His .520 average and 14 runs batted in leads the team.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 12 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 4 min ago

Baseball...
Union at New Haven
Sullivan at St. James
Pacific at Hermann

Golf...
The Four Rivers Conference Tournament will be played at the Sullivan Country Club

Girls Soccer...
St. Dominic Shootout...
Borgia at Parkway North at 4:45

Lutheran South Tournament...
Sullivan vs. Mehlville at 4:15