Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Wednesday, September 11

Softball...
Fort Zumwalt North over Washington 6-0. Panther pitcher Shelby Clark tossed a perfect game with 11 strike outs. Fort Zumwalt North grabbed the lead in the first inning on a grand slam by Hanna Murphy. They added two more runs in the fifth. The Panthers improved to 5-3 overall and 4-0 in the GAC Central. Washington drops to 7-3 and 2-1.
Elsewhere....
Warrenton 9 Winfield 0
Borgia 3 DuBourg 2. Borgia scored two runs in the seventh to win it. Taylor Nadler hit a sac fly to bring home the winning run.
Dixon 8 St. Clair 1
Windsor 10 Pacific 7

Soccer...
Pacific Tournament...
Consolation Semifinal-Union 3 De Soto 0
Championship Semifinals...
Rolla 2 Hillsboro 0
Pacific 3 Windsor 1
Other action...
Fort Zumwalt North 5 Washington 1

Volleyball...
Borgia posted a straight set win over Trinity 25-23 25-21
Fort Zumwalt North over Warrenton 25-23 25-21

College Volleyball...
Mineral Area College over East Central in five sets.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 17 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 3 days ago

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SPORTS CORNER

22 hours 8 min ago

Missouri will begin the college football season ranked in the top-25. The Tigers are 23rd in the preseason Coaches' Poll. Defending champion Ohio State is number-one, followed by TCU and Alabama. Mizzou opens the season September 5th at home against Southeast Missouri State.