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

3 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day 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

12 hours 14 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.