Local High School Sports-Thursday, September 26

Softball...
The Sullivan Eagles are guaranteed at least a share of the Four Rivers Conference title following a 7-6 win over the Union Wildcats. Sullivan scored two runs in the seventh with Sierra Pryor knocking in the winning run with a walk-off hit to right center. Tessa Johanning was the winning pitcher. Sarah Messex homered for the Eagles, now 11-7 overall and 6-0 in league action. Union drops to 12-5 and 5-1. Shelby Miller had a double and a single for Union.
Elsewhere...
Pacific 16 St. Clair 6. Marissa Tate homered for the Indians
Washington 5 Holt 4. MC Landolt had the game winning hit with the bases loaded in the seventh inning.
Owensville 3 New Haven 2
St. James 11 Hermann 0
Warrenton 1 St. Charles 0

Soccer...
St. Charles/St. Charles West Tournament fifth place game-Barat 2 St. Clair 1
Other action...
Borgia beat Soldan 2-1 with goals by Ryan Jones and Max Diener
Dixon shut out Sullivan 3-0

Volleyball...
Hermann beat New Haven in two 25-17 25-19
Washington downed Fort Zumwalt East 25-13 25-15
Union over Pacific 25-18 25-17
St. Clair rebounded to beat Owensville 15-25 28-26 25-20
Sullivan topped St. James 25-21 25-19

Girls Golf...
St. Dominic 182 Borgia 212

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 5 days 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

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SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 4 min ago

The Cardinals open up a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates today at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn will be on the mound aiming for his 15th win. He is 14-and-8 with a 2.79 ERA in 27 starts. The Bucs will counter with right-hander Gerrit Cole, who is 7-and-4 with a 3.65 ERA.