Local Sports-Saturday, February 8

Girls...
The Borgia Tournament...
Seventh Place-Union 59 Soldan 27
Consolation-Troy 52 Helias 45
Third Place-Washington 59 Parkway South 41
Championship-Borgia 59 Cardinal Ritter 44
All Tournament Team...
Janie Arand of Borgia-MVP
Megan Jenson and Molly Arand-Borgia
Chastity Franklin and Andranae Wash from Cardinal Ritter
Courtney Kedroski and Kyra Hardesty-Washington
Brittany Thomas-Parkway South
Haley Meyer-Troy
Molly Sandbothe-Helias
Megan Altemueller-Union
Te'Airra Blackmon-Soldan

Boys...
Pacific 60 Washington 51. Tanner Brown scored 17 for the Indians with Cullen VanLeer and Noah Boyer chipping in 10 apiece. Ronnie Suggs led Washington with 31. Pacific is now 14-4 while Washington falls to 12-7

Hermann boys and girls tournaments...
Girls 7th Place Game - Wright City vs. Montgomery County-Cancelled
Boys 7th Place Game - Chamois vs. Wright City-Cancelled
Boys Consolation Game - Warrenton 53 Owensville 45
Boys Championship Game - St. James 74 Montgomery County 65
Boys 3rd Place Game - New Haven 56 Hermann 51
Girls Championship Game - Hermann 87 Owensville 61
The girls third place game between New Haven and St. Clair is scheduled Wednesday, February 12th at 6:00

Girls basketball away from the tournament...
New Haven 52 Elsberry 27. New Haven was led by Emily Kallmeyer with 18 and Kayla Meyer with 11.

Wrestling from the Union Tournament...
Bolivar took the title with 187.5 points
Union was second with 147.5 followed by...
Winfield
Buffalo
Hallsville
Cape Notre Dame
Fatima
O'Fallon Christian
Hancock

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 2 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 2 days 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

2 hours 1 min ago

Volleyball...
St. Dominic at Borgia
Washington at Fort Zumwalt North
St. Clair at Union
Hermann at Owensville
St. James at New Haven
Pacific at Sullivan

Soccer...
Pacific at St. Clair
Union at Sullivan