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

1 day 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 14 hours ago

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SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 55 min ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.