Local High School Sports-Wednesday, April 23

Baseball...
Warrenton 7 Winfield 0

Fort Zumwalt North 6 Washington 3. Camron Shipley suffered the loss as the Jays drop to 7-5 overall and 2-2 in the GAC Central. The Panthers improve to 8-6 and 3-3.

Borgia 7 Trinity 0. Justin Horace was 1-for-3 at the plate with a home run and two batted in. Spencer Juergens had two hits and three batted in. Evan Ayers and John Himmelberg combined for the two hit shutout. Ayers got the win.

Farmington 9 Union 6

Girls Soccer...
Borgia 3 Trinity 0. Emily Grahl scored all three goals.

Warrenton and Kennedy played to a scoreless tie.

Incarnate Word 5 Union 1. Karlie Peth scored the lone goal for Union

Northwest 4 St. Clair 0

Boys Volleyball...
Borgia defeated North Tech 25-14 25-16. It's the second win of the season for Borgia.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 22 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 3 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

2 hours 16 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.