Local High School Sports-Wednesday, April 30

Baseball...
St. Charles West 5 Warrenton 3. Chris Asher finished the game with three hits and three runs scored. Troy Wehde was the winning pitcher with eight strike outs and two walks over seven innings.

Fort Zumwalt South 8 Washington 5. The Bulldogs banged out 13 hits while winning pitcher Justin Laffleur held the Jays to seven hits. He struck out 11 with just one walk over six innings of work. Joey Moses had two batted in.

New Haven 3 Bourbon 1. Kyle Ruediger and Garrett Schoenfeld both homered and Brandon Carey was the winning pitcher.

Golf...
Washington took first in the GAC Championships at Innsbrook Resort. Brad Carpenter shot the low score for the Jays, a five over 75.

Girls Soccer...
CYC Tournament-Consolation Semifinals...
Rosati-Kain 3 Union 1
Duchesne 6 Washington 0
Elsewhere...
Owensville shutout St. James 8-0.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

FRANKLIN COUNTY NEEDS A POOL - 01/14/2015 - 11:40am
THE CLICK CLACK EFFECT - 12/31/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 31 min ago

Saint Louis erased a nine-point second half deficit and had a shot to win it late, but fell 60-56 against UMass Saturday in a thrilling Atlantic 10 Conference game at Chaifetz Arena. It was the fourth loss in a row for the Billikens, who fall to 9-12 overall and 1-7 in league play. UMass improves to 12-9 overall and 5-3 in the A-10. The Billikens had the ball down by two with the shot clock off.