Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, December 11

Boys Basketball...
Pacific beat Union 57-34 in the KLPW-AM broadcast game. Cullin VanLeer led the Indians with 13-points, eight-rebounds and seven-assists. Noah Boyer and Brendan Jett-Kell added nine-points apiece as Pacific improved to 5-2 overall and 1-0 in conference. Union was led by Blake Hulsey with 15 points. The Wildcats drop to 2-5 and 0-1.

Elsewhere...

St. James posted a 49-41 win over New Haven. Jake Ford led the Tigers with 21-points.

St. Clair downed Owensville 67-34

Washington trailed Fort Zumwalt East 29-12 at the half, then stormed back outscoring the Lions 24-4 in the second half to pull out a 36-33 win.

Sullivan edged out Hermann 55-54. Seth Mesey led Sullivan with 21 and Hermann was paced by John Baumstark with 18.

Girls Basketball...
Washington improved to 2-2 with a 60-29 win over Fort Zumwalt East. Paige Carpenter scored 15 for the Lady Jays

Owensville beat Cuba 47-40

Borgia defeated Rosati-Kain 56-38

Holt downed Warrenton 44-29

Wrestling...
St. Clair picked up two big wins....
53-24 over Principia and 59-24 over Clayton

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 7 hours ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 5 min ago

62nd Annual Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament...
Carnahan 71 Normandy 46

Cullen VanLeer scored 32 points in the first game of his final season at Pacific High School in a 64-22 win over Rockwood Summit. Cameron VanLeer and Noah Boyer added 13 apiece. Summit was led by Alex Banta with six points.