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

3 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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