Local High School Sports-Tuesday, October 29

Volleyball Districts....
Class 3 District 8 at Union...
Borgia dominated Sullivan and Owensville in the semifinal and championship games earning a trip to the state playoffs Saturday. Borgia beat Sullivan 25-12 25-12 and Owensville 25-7 25-15 to win its 16th consecutive district title. Borgia will host the sectionals Saturday. Games are scheduled for 1:00, 2:30 and 4:00.
Duchesne vs. St. Dominic at 1:00
Borgia will play at 2:30 against the winner of District 5.
The two winners will meet at 4:00

Class 2 District 8 at Cuba...
Hermann won the championship with a straight set win over Dixon 25-14 25-22

Class 4 District 3 at Northwest...
Washington beat Pacific 25-23 26-24 in the opening round.
Lafayette defeated Washington in the semifinal 25-7 25-15

Class 1 District 5 at Crystal City...
New Haven will go up against Valle Catholic in the semifinal at 6:15 with the winner advancing to the championship at 7:30.

Soccer...
Borgia defeated Kennedy 4-1 behind three goals from Zack Schweissguth.
Union posted a 2-1 win over Warrenton
St. Clair knocked off De Soto 1-0
Timberland shutout Washington 6-0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 6 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 2 min ago

The Wild established the upper hand in a back-and-forth series with a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Scottrade Center. After the Blues took an early lead, the Wild reeled off four goals. Marco Scandella tied it in the first, and then Nino Niederreiter and Mikko Koivu lit the lamp in the second to put Minnesota up for good. Charlie Coyle iced the cake in the final period, and Devan Dubnyk made 36 saves as the Wild lead the series, 3-2.