Local High School Sports-Thursday, December 19

Girls Basketball...
St. James beat Union 69-35. Alexis Uffmann scored 15 for the Lady Tigers with Devin Fuhring pumping in 14 and Ashlee Marlatt 11.

New Haven downed Pacific 49-35. Rachel Steinhoff led the Lady Shamrocks with 23. Emily Kallmeyer added 10.

Hermann knocked off St. Clair 60-34 with Jamie Gleeson pouring in 12 points and pulling down eight rebounds.

Boys Basketball...
Timberland had no problem in a 70-49 win over Warrenton. Jahwan Sims led the Wolves with 19. Warrenton's Ron Richardson led all scorers with 23.

Wrestling...
Tri-Match at Owensville...
Union 48 St. Clair 34
Owensville 36 Union 33
Owensville 49 St. Clair 24

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

17 hours 38 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 13 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

17 hours 13 min ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.