Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, April 9

Baseball...
The Borgia Knights remained unbeaten with an 8-5 win over the Washington Blue Jays. Matt Jones was the winning pitcher. Jones also broke a 5-5 tie in the sixth with a two run homer down the left field line. Nathaniel Hillermann finished the game with three hits and a run scored. For Washington, Jared Walde had two doubles. The Jays drop to 5-4.

Elsewhere...

Cuba 2 St. Clair 1

Hermann 5 Linn 1

South Callaway 7 New Haven 1

In Golf...
Washington defeated Holt at Wolf Hollow.

Borgia beat Kennedy 216-230. Borgia's Alex Rennick earned the medal with an even par 35.

Sullivan won a tri-match with a 162. St. James was second with a 181 and St. Clair was third with a 207. Tylor Carrico medalled with a 37.

Owensville defeated Hermann at Loutre Shores.

Girls Soccer...
Troy Tournament...
Holt 8 Pacific 0

Fort Zumwalt East beat Washington 2-1 in overtime

Dixon 2 St. James 1

Track and Field...
Union Relays-Top Three Teams...
Boys-St. Clair 135 Pacific 103 Washington 90.5
Girls-Washington 156 Union 111 St. Clair 90.5

Boys Volleyball...
Borgia defeated O'Fallon Christian in two sets 25-19 25-16

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 hours 32 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 57 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.