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 hours 41 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 6 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 31 min ago

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan...
Girls opening round...
Union vs. Owensville at 6:00
St. Clair vs. Pacific at 7:30

Class 5 District 8 at Washington...
Girls opening round...
Parkway Central vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Boys opening round...
Washington vs. Eureka at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville...
Boys first round...
Warrenton vs. Kirksville at 9:00