Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, December 3

Boys...
Cullen VanLeer scored 33 points and pulled down 19 rebounds leading Pacific to a 65-56 overtime win over Festus. Noah Boyer chipped in with 12 points.

Potosi Tournament-First Round
St. James defeated North County 79-54

Montgomery County Tournament-First Round
Bowling Green 48 New Haven 41.
Other first round winners...
Mexico over Wellsville
Montgomery County topped Silex
Fulton defeated Clopton

Girls...
Washington had nine girls in the scoring column in a 66-34 win over Warrenton last night. Kyra Hardesty led the way with 14 points followed by Rachel Kackley and Courtney Kedroski with 12 points apiece. The Lady Jays improved to 2-0 and Warrenton drops to 1-1. The Warriors were paced by Jenny Jansen with 13 points.

Marquette Tournament-First Round...
The Pacific JV beat Lafayette 50-31.

Wrestling...
Washington defeated both Owensville and Rolla. Cole Hamai improved to 2-0 and set the new record for career wins at Washington with 124.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 33 min ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.