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

21 hours 51 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

19 hours 36 min ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.