Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, May 7

Baseball...
The Washington Blue Jays beat the St. Clair Bulldogs 11-2 at Ronsick Field. Andrew Sumner posted the win in relief of starter Justin Schuler. Brock Hopkins had two hits with two runs scored. Peter Coulter and Jared Walde chipped in with two hits apiece. Three Washington pitchers combined to hold St. Clair to three hits, all by Brendan Murphy. Kody Halmich suffered the loss. The Jays improve to 13-10 while St. Clair drops to 6-15.

Elsewhere...

Sullivan 3 Potosi 2. The Eagles end the regular season with a 16-6 record.

Union defeated Silex 10-5. Drew Juengil pitched a complete game for the win. Dillen Myers and Dustin Griffin had three hits apiece.

Girls Soccer...
Union 9 St. Clair 0. The Wildcats wrap up Four Rivers Conference play with a perfect 7-0 record.

Pacific beat St. James 9-0

Trinity 3 Borgia 1

Washington 3 St. Charles 1

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 32 min ago

Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored 1:50 apart during a three-goal third period as the Flyers beat the Blues 3-1 in Philadelphia. Jaden Schwartz opened the scoring in the first period for St. Louis, which slipped to 2-1-and-1 on its five-game road trip. Brian Elliott stopped 28 of the 30 shots he faced in defeat. The Blues take on the Maple Leafs tomorrow night in Toronto.