Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Wednesday, May 1

Baseball...
Union posted a 7-2 win over New Haven at Legion Field. Trey Fink pitched complete game with six strikeouts and one walk. At the plate, Dustin Griffin had three hits with two rbi and Drew Juengil had two hits with three batted in.

St. Charles beat Warrenton 2-1. Tristan Tredway was the winning pitcher.

Helias downed Pacific 13-3

Sullivan finishes Four Rivers Conference play with a perfect record following an 8-0 win over Hermann. The Eagles wrapped up league action at 7-0.

De Soto shut out St. Clair 3-0

St. James downed Steelville 9-6

Washington took the consolation trophy in the Fort Zumwalt North Tournament with a thrilling 10-8 win over Zumwalt East. Zack Pointer hit a grand slam for the Jays.

Girls Soccer...
Union blanked Washington 2-0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 12 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 10 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.