Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, April 30

Baseball...
Holt beat the Washington Blue Jays 8-2 at Ronsick Field. Josh Abegg pitched five innings for the Indians, how 15-4 overall and 7-0 in the GAC Central. Jared Walde suffered the loss as the Jays dip to 11-9 and 2-6. Todd Hellmann had three hits and Brock Hopkins chipped in with two hits.
Elsewhere...
St. Clair jumped all over Herculaneum 18-8 in five innings
Warrenton shut out St. Charles 15-0
De Soto swepped a doubleheader from Sullivan 5-3 and 11-2
Borgia cruised to a doubleheader sweep over Dubourg 4-0 and 12-0.
New Haven downed Belle 19-1. Garrett Schoenfeld had three hits and two runs. Brandon Carey finished with two hits and three batted in.
Rolla beat St. James 11-1
Hermann posted a 9-7 win over Pacific
Union took down Owensville 15-4. Ashton Dehn was the winner. Emmett Parker finished the game with three hits, two runs and two batted in.

Soccer...
Pacific 2 St. Clair 1
Washington 2 Holt 0
Sullivan 5 St. James 0

Golf...
Class 4 District at Old Hickory...
Washington took third place. Three Washington golfers qualified for the sectional, Colby Schuster, Mark Stahlhuth and Brad Carpenter.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 31 min ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.