Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, October 8

Volleyball...
Washington wrapped up the GAC Central Title with a three set win over Fort Zumwalt North 25-10 18-25 25-19. The Jays improve to 10-10-1 and 6-0.
Borgia needed three sets to get by Duchesne 25-18 27-29 25-18
New Haven downed Sullivan in three 21-25 25-9 25-20
Hermann beat St. Clair 25-4 25-17
Union over St. James 25-14 25-16
Pacific over Owensville 25-23 25-18

Softball...
Waynesville 11 St. James 9

Soccer...
Pacific over Sulivan 9-0. Tristan Moore scored four goals for the Indians
Union 1 St. Clair 0. Nick Schumaker scored the lone goal.
Borgia 2 Duchesne 1 on penalty kicks. Adam Meyer tied the game with one second remaining in the first half. After two overtimes, they went to pk's with Zac Schweissguth, Adam Meyer, Jack Hellebusch and Max Diener scoring for the Knights. Borgia improves to 7-2 overall and 2-1 in the AAA Conference.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days 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 23 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.