Local High School Sports-Thursday, October 3

Volleyball...
The 58th Annual Hermann Tournament wraps up this evening. The action gets underway at 4:00 with the consolation game between Washington and Owensville. Borgia and New Haven will play in the first semifinal at 5:00 followed by Hermann and Pacific in the second semi at 6:00. The third place game is scheduled to start at 7:00 with the championship at 8:00.
Elsewhere...
Warrenton at O'Fallon-Christian
St. Clair at Crystal City
St. James at Steelville

Softball...
Warrenton at Francis Howell Central
St. Clair at Cuba
Salem at Union
Rolla at Sullivan
Montgomery County at New Haven
Owensville at Belle
Hermann at Tolton Catholic
Pacific at De Soto
St. Charles at Washington
Borgia at Lutheran

Soccer...
Warrenton at University City
Sullivan at Washington
Trinity at Borgia

Girls Golf...
Borgia at Clayton

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 6 min ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today. Washington will need to beat Fike twice to win state.