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

2 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 2 min ago

Soccer...
Sullivan at North County
Washington at Union

Softball...
Washington at Holt
New Haven at Wellsville
De Soto at Pacific
Sullivan at Affton

Volleyball...
Pacific hosts Hillsboro