American Legion Baseball

The Freshman State Tournament gets underway this evening in Branson. Washington will play Branson Post 220 in the opening round at 6:30. The eight team double elimination tournament is scheduled to run through Saturday.

The Senior 9th District Tournament will start Thursday evening. Top seed Washington will play Daniel Boone in the first round at 6:00 at Westhoff Park. The Tournament will run through Sunday afternoon

The Junior Zone Tournament will begin Thursday evening at Ronsick Field in Washington. Post 218 will play the winner of the Chillicothe/Hannibal game at 5:00 Friday evening.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 11 hours 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.

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