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 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 11 hours 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 40 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas