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

3 days 1 hour 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 1 week 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!

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SPORTS CORNER

17 hours 33 min ago

Yangervis Solarte and the San Diego Padres try to secure a series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night in the middle contest of a three-game series at Petco Park. Acquired from the New York Yankees in the deal that sent third baseman Chase Headley to the Bronx, Solarte is hitting .286 with six RBI in seven games with the Padres.