Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, November 20

Boys Basketball...
New Haven 47 Belle 28
Festus 79 Union 49
Winfield 55 Sullivan 33
Montgomery County 64 Hermann 47. Montgomery was led by Jared Jordan with 19 points. The Bearcats were paced by Craig Winkelmann and Matt Hug with 16 apiece.

Girls Basketball...
Helias 57 Union 32
Hermann 60 Montgomery County 20

Wrestling...
St. Clair defeated Herculaneum 59-30.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

16 hours 34 min ago

2015 marks the first time in the history of Washington Post 218 American Legion Baseball that all three teams in the program have qualified for state tournament play. The Freshmen team played in the state tournament in Springfield earlier this month. The Juniors won state in Blue Springs last weekend and the Seniors are going to the state tournament in Sedalia this week.