Local High School Sports-Thursday, January 16

Boys Basketball...
Washington Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Westminster 63 St. Clair 33. Shane Benes scored 24 for the Wildcats while Reno Jones led St. Clair with 10.
Francis Howell Central 56 Fort Zumwalt East 36

Elsewhere...

Winfield 46 Warrenton 43

Girls Basketball...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Eureka 52 Borgia 44. Jessica Moore scored 19 for Eureka. Borgia was paced by Megan Jensen with 14.
Sullivan held on for a 37-34 win over St. Charles West

South Callaway Tournament-Championship Semifinal
Hermann defeated New Haven 53-39 behind 16 points apiece from Karinne Lane and Jamie Gleeson. Rachel Steinhoff scored 13 for New Haven.
Consolation Semifinal...
New Bloomfield 56 Montgomery County 34

Warrenton Tournament-Consolation Final...
Warrenton held on for a 66-60 win over the St. Louis Patriettes.

Away from the tournaments...

Pacific 54 Cuba 33. Kya Hill drained 17 for Pacific and Shelby Whitaker 10 for Cuba

St. Clair knocked off Northwest 34-27

Wrestling...
St. Clair 42 Sullivan 31
Park Hills 38 Sullivan 24

Pacific downed McCluer 42-19
Westminster beat Pacific 42-32

Washington topped Union 52-15. Individual highlight-Union's Dalton Kuenzil pinned Kyle Summers handing Summers his first loss of the season.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 34 min ago

The Cardinals are off today as they travel to Philadelphia for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night against the Phillies. Shelby Miller gets the start for St. Louis. He's 8-and-9 with a 4.25 ERA. Philly counters with Kyle Kendrick, who is 5-and-11 with a 4.90 ERA.