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

5 days 4 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

3 days 4 hours 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

10 hours 8 min ago

The opener of this Western Conference First Round series will be hard to top from an entertainment standpoint. Alexander Steen's goal 26 seconds into triple overtime gave the St. Louis Blues a hard-fought victory against the rival Chicago Blackhawks, but the stakes only get higher in Game 2 on Saturday at Scottrade Center. Each team has positives to take into the next meeting.