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

5 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 10 min ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 34 min ago

Baseball...
Washington 5 Union 1

Salem Tournament...
Eldon 6 St. James 0

Girls Soccer...
Hillsboro Tournament-Fifth Place Game...
Cape Central 3 St. Clair 2

Track...
Washington at MICDS