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

5 days 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 7 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 33 min ago

The Wild established the upper hand in a back-and-forth series with a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Scottrade Center. After the Blues took an early lead, the Wild reeled off four goals. Marco Scandella tied it in the first, and then Nino Niederreiter and Mikko Koivu lit the lamp in the second to put Minnesota up for good. Charlie Coyle iced the cake in the final period, and Devan Dubnyk made 36 saves as the Wild lead the series, 3-2.