U.S. Drop El Salvador In Gold Cup Quarters

Landon Donovan scored once and helped on three others as the United States Men's National Team defeated El Salvador 5-1 in the CONCACAF Gold Cup quarterfinals from Baltimore. Clarence Goodson, Joe Corona, Mix Diskerud [[ Disk-uh-rood ]] and Eddie Johnson all found the back of the net for the U.S. which plays Honduras in Arlington, Texas, on Wednesday. The winner of that semifinal match will play Panama or Mexico in the championship game on Sunday at Soldier Field in Chicago.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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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

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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

2 hours 20 sec ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.