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

5 days 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 20 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

10 hours 2 min ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas