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

1 day 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 16 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.