Local High School Sports-Wednesday, October 9

Volleyball...
Borgia will host Hermann in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. Game time is scheduled for 6:15 on AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Warrenton hosts Barat
Washington at St. Charles West

Soccer...
North County at Sullivan
St. Clair at Warrenton
Pacific at Maplewood

Softball...
District Tournaments are scheduled today....
Class 4 District 3
Washington vs. Pacific 4:15 at Lakeview Park

Class 1 District 8 at Community R-6
New Haven vs. Wellsville at 5:00

Class 3 District 9 at Borgia
St. James vs. Salem 3:30
Union vs. St. Clair at 5:30
Borgia vs. Owensville at 7:30
Sullivan receives a first round bye

Class 2 District 9 at Cuba
Hermann vs. Belle at 7:00

Class 3 District 7
Second seeded Warrenton takes a 20-3 record into the tournament. The Warriors will see action at 7:00 in the semifinal tomorrow against the winner of the Fulton/Wright City game.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 22 hours 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 hour 30 min ago

The Cardinals and Diamondbacks play the finale of their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn starts for St. Louis. He's 3-and-4 with a 3.46 ERA this season. Josh Collmenter gets the ball for Arizona. He's 3-and-5 with a 5.19 ERA. First pitch is set for 7:15 p.m.