Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Thursday, September 12

Volleyball...
Owensville defeated Salem 25-15 25-6
Washington over Pacific 25-22 25-20
New Haven defeated Montgomery County 25-15 25-16
North County topped Union 25-13 25-11
Fatima defeated Hermann 27-25 25-20

Soccer...
Pacific Tournament...
Consolation Final-Union 3 Warrenton 1
Third Place-Hillsboro 1 Windsor 0
Championship-Rolla 6 Pacific 1
Elsewhere...
Helias 2 Borgia 0
St. Clair 2 Winfield 1

Softball...
St. Clair outscored Hermann 16-8
Duchesne edged out Borgia 2-1. Taylor Nadler homered for Borgia
Pacific 5 Owensville 1
Sullivan 9 New Haven 1

Girls Golf...
Borgia defeated Lutheran-St. Charles 202-252. Elizabeth King and Holly Swartz both medalled with 49's

Cross Country at Sullivan...
Sullivan boys and Pacific girls took first place.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 12 hours 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. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 10 hours ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 35 min ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.