Local High School Sports-Tuesday, March 25

Baseball...
Four Rivers Classic Tournament-Pool Play...
Borgia 11 Owensville 1. Evan Ayers finished with three hits and two batted in. Mitchell Hammack pitched three innings for the win.
Festus 20 St. James 1
Pacific 24 New Haven 2. Hank Vandeveer pitched three innings for the win. Hunter Finney homered and finished with four hits and four batted in.
Rolla 14 Hermann 7
Other action...
Lindbergh/Mehlville Tournament....
Hazelwood West 4 Sullivan 3

Girls Soccer...
Union 3 Borgia 1. Bethany Coons notched the hat trick.
Pacific 3 St. Clair 1
Fort Zumwalt North 2 Warrenton 1

Boys Volleyball...
Bishop DuBourg defeated Borgia 25-27 25-12 25-12

Postseason Awards...
Washington Varsity Girls Basketball Coach Adam Fischer was named GAC Central Coach of the year
Freshman Guard Kyra Hardesty was GAC Central Player of the Year. Other Washington players named to the team were Courtney Kedroski on the first team and Paige Carpenter on the second team.
Boys selected to the team were Ronnie Suggs on the first team and Brad Carpenter on the second team.

Girls JV Soccer...
Pacific 10 St. Clair 0
Union and Borgia played to a scoreless tie
Fort Zumwalt South 1 Washington 0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 8 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 5 days ago

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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

1 day 12 hours 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.