Local Sports-Friday, May 2

Local College Softball...
NJCAA District J Tournament at ECC in Union-The Falcons won both games over Murray State, Oklahoma 2-1 and 4-3, for a two game sweep. East Central will advance to the NJCAA Division II national tournament in Clinton, Mississippi May 14th through 17th.

High School Baseball...
Pacific and Sullivan are playing in the Missouri Classic in Farmington
Festus 2 Sullivan 1
Farmington 1 Sullivan 0

Festus 6 Pacific 2
Pacific 10 Farmington 5

Washington is playing in the Fort Zumwalt North Tournament...
Washington 2 Hazelwood West 1
Fort Zumwalt North 4 Washington 2

Elsewhere...

Borgia 3 Hermann 2

Owensville 12 New Haven 6

Girls Soccer...
Francis Howell Central 3 Borgia 2

Looking ahead to Saturday...
Baseball..
Zumwalt North Tournament-Third Place
Washington 9 Hazelwood Central 2. Logan Holdmeyer and Todd Feldmann combined for the victory

Missouri Wood Bat Classic in Farmington
Sullivan 2 Festus 1
Pacific 2 Farmington 1
Championship-Sullivan 9 Pacific 3

Girls Soccer...
Borgia 3 Rosati-Kain 0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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