Local High School Sports-Thursday, April 4

In the KLPW broadcast game, the Union Wildcats shut out Hermann 5-0. Ashton Dehn pitched a complete game with 12 strike outs and one walk. Devon Fennessey had two hits and two runs scored as the Wildcats improved to 3-1 over-all and 2-0 in league play. Hermann drops to 1-6 and 0-2. Freshman Conner Lane had three hits for the Bearcats. Grant Ruediger suffered the loss.

Elsewhere...

Pacific beat New Haven 13-6

St. Clair downed St. James 12-4. Jake Oermann pitched a complete game for the win.

Sullivan shut out Owensville 11-0. The Eagles are now 6-2 on the season.

Borgia hit six home runs in a 17-4 win over Fatima. Tony Helfrich, Matt Jones and Noah Borgerding all homered. Justin Horace hit a grand slam and Nathaniel Hillermann hit two homers including a grand slam. Spencer Juergens was the winning pitcher. The Knights improve to 6-0.

Girls Soccer...
Union beat Washington 3-1 in the championship game of the Windsor Tournament. Bethany Coons scored two goals and Natalie Helling added a single. Coons was named the MVP. The Cats are now 6-0.

Farmington beat Pacific 8-3 in the consolation game. Pacific's Morgan Webb made the All Tournament Team

Elsewhere...

St. Clair downed St. James 1-0

DuBourg shut out Borgia 2-0

Track and Field...
St. Clair boys and girls took first in the Sullivan Meet. Jake Yerkey broke his discus record from a year ago with a distance of 155-feet-four-inches last night.

Volleyball...
Seckman defeated Borgia in straight sets 25-21 25-16

Golf...
Washington defeated Fort Zumwalt South

Sullivan beat Owensville 134-167.

St. James took second in the Salem Tournament.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Middle Hitter Amanda Vollmer with the Washington High School Volleyball Team. Amanda currently has 58 kills on the year and is averaging more than two kills per game. She also sports a 97.46 serve percentage with seven aces. Amanda is also a good defender with 30 blocks and 38 digs on the season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

8 hours 3 min ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 42 min ago

Volleyball...
The Hermann Tournament continues tonight with action from Pool B...
Hermann vs. Owensville at 4:00
New Haven vs. Union at 5:00
Union vs. Hermann at 6:00
New Haven vs. Owensville at 7:00
Owensville vs. Union at 8:00
Hermann vs New Haven at 9:00
Elsewhere...
Warrenton at St. Charles West