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

6 days 13 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 11 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

1 day 40 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