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

5 days 8 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

FRANKLIN COUNTY NEEDS A POOL - 01/14/2015 - 11:40am
THE CLICK CLACK EFFECT - 12/31/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

Union Tournament...
Four Games
We'll join the 7th place in progress at 3:00-St. Clair vs. Northwest
Consolation-Union vs. Hillsboro-4:00
3rd Place-Washington vs. Lutheran South-5:30
Championship-Borgia vs. Rock Bridge-7:00
Live on KLPW-AM 1220