American Legion Baseball

Creve Couer edged Washington 4-3 in nine innings at Ronsick Field Sunday evening. Creve Couer lead until the seventh inning when Washington scored to tie it up 3-3. Creve Couer grabbed a 4-3 lead in the ninth and then Post 218 had two men on base with two outs in the ninth when Trent Leimkuehler launched a deep fly to center field but it landed in the glove of Ed Bargmann just three feet from the top of the fence. Washington drops to 2-2 over-all while Creve Couer improves to 3-1. Bargmann finished the game with three hits and two runs. Dilan Bollmann had two hits for Washington. Danny Smith was the winner and Tyler Murray suffered the loss.

Washington is back in action Tuesday night with a game at St. Peters. First pitch is 7:00 at the Rec-Plex.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 1 hour ago

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

3 weeks 2 days ago

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

1 hour 30 min ago

Michael Del Zotto and Wayne Simmonds scored 1:50 apart during a three-goal third period as the Flyers beat the Blues 3-1 in Philadelphia. Jaden Schwartz opened the scoring in the first period for St. Louis, which slipped to 2-1-and-1 on its five-game road trip. Brian Elliott stopped 28 of the 30 shots he faced in defeat. The Blues take on the Maple Leafs tomorrow night in Toronto.