Local Hoops-Tuesday, January 15

Boys...
Three players hit double figures as Borgia posted a 60-45 win over the Pacific Indians. Jordan Miller hit four three pointers and finished with 20. Zachary Schweissguth added 19 and Casey Kuchem pumped in 12. Pacific sophomore guard Cullen VanLeer was held to 13 points. Both teams are now 9-6.

Elsewhere...

Park Hills Central 76 St. Clair 70

Linn 45 New Haven 44

Fort Zumwalt North 63 Washington 43. One Blue Jay hit double figures, Luke Schroepfer with 10.

Montgomery County 68 Warrenton 55

Cuba 74 Owensville 33

Hermann 56 Chamois 44. John Baumstark scored 16 for the Bearcats

St. James Tournament-Opening Round...
Hillsboro 51 Salem 48
Sullivan 71 Newburg 37

Girls...
Washington 44 Fort Zumwalt North 26. Paige Carpenter scored 13 with Courtney Kedroski pumping in 10.

North County 63 St. Clair 47

Pacific 56 Summit 43

Hermann 59 Chamois 39

Sullivan posted a 44-33 road victory over Visitation to remain unbeaten at 13-0.

Wrestling...
Union 57 St. James 18. The Wildcats improve to 11-1 in duals. Union also defeated Warrenton
St. James 48 Warrenton 36

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

9 hours 10 min 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 hours 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

7 hours 38 min ago

Boys...
The 53rd Annual Union Tournament tips off with two games this evening...
Rock Bridge goes up against Northwest at 5:30
Lutheran South will play Hillsboro at 7:00

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
Middle School Gym...
Owensville vs. Hermann 6:00
St. James vs. Montgomery County 7:30