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

6 days 56 min 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

1 day 20 hours ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 4 min ago

Jordan Lennerton's RBI double in the eighth inning helped the Detroit Tigers rally for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Grapefruit League play on Saturday. Miguel Cabrera crushed a two-run home run in the first inning, and Alex Avila added a solo shot in the seventh for the Tigers. Shane Greene allowed three runs -- one earned -- on three hits with three walks and six strikeouts in five innings on the mound.