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

2 days 19 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

20 hours 24 min 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

13 hours 42 min ago

Wily Peralta pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning as the Brewers beat the Cardinals 5-1 at Miller Park. Peralta allowed six hits and a walk over six and a third innings to improve to 2-and-0 with the win. Aramis Ramirez went 3-for-4 with an RBI and Jonathan Lucroy singled home two runs for Milwaukee, which salvaged the finale of the three-game series. Joe Kelly gave up just an unearned run in four innings, but took the loss.