Local Sports-Wednesday, December 18

Boys Basketball...
The Borgia Knights will host Bishop DuBourg this evening. Borgia is 4-1 going in while the Cavaliers come in with a 2-2 mark. Game time is scheduled for 7:00 on KLPW AM 1220.

Girls...
The Peoples Bank Holiday Tournament at Sullivan High School will resume with four games...
Washington vs. Pattonville at 4:00
Borgia vs. Waynesville at 5:30
Cuba and Farmington will play at 7:00
Owensville and Sullivan wrap it up with an 8:30 game

The New Haven JV Boys Tournament will wrap up tonight with three games...
Consolation Final-Hermann vs. St. James at 5:30
Third Place-Sullivan vs. New Haven at 6:45
Championship-Washington vs. Pacific at 8:00

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 6 days ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 34 min ago

After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.