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 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 2 hours 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

16 hours 8 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas