Dilan Bollmann

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Senior Legion Second Baseman Dilan Bollmann. Dilan had two hits and scored a run in a 3-2 victory over Post 1 Omaha, Nebraska in the second round of pool play in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament. Current batting average is .326 with a .434 on base percentage and a .413 slugging percentage. Dilan is a good contact hitter with eight doubles, 36 runs and 18 runs batted in. As a defender at second, Dilan bosts a .926 fielding percentage with 52 assists, 23 putouts and nine double plays. Dilan is a 2013 graduate of Washington High School.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

22 hours 40 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 12 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.