Local High School Sports-Tuesday, September 10

Volleyball...
Washington defeated Fort Zumwalt South 25-20 25-18
Owensville over Belle 25-14 25-16
Fort Zumwalt East over Warrenton 25-14 25-22
Waynesville topped St. Clair 25-17 25-13
Hermann over Tolton Catholic 25-13 25-14
Pacific beat Summit in three sets
Rolla defeated St. James in two games
New Haven over Chamois 25-10 25-11
Mehlville defeated Union 25-19 25-16

Softball...
St. Dominic 10 Borgia 1
Sullivan 10 St. James 0
New Haven 11 Hermann 1
Union 4 Pacific 2
Washington improved to 7-2 on the season with 5-4 eight inning win over Fort Zumwalt South
Owensville 17 St. Clair 9
Warrenton 15 St. Charles West 0

Soccer...
Pacific Tournament...
First Round-Windsor over Union 2-1 in overtime
Consolation Semifinal-Warrenton toppled Sullivan 8-0
Elsewhere...
Fatima shutout St. Clair 3-0

Girls Golf...
Fort Zumwalt West defeated Borgia 197-208

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 11 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

14 hours 7 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.