East Central College Softball Update

The East Central College Softball Falcons have improved to 16-9 on the season as the team knocked off Lewis & Clark Community College 2-1 and 21-5 in Godfrey, IL. The team has been competing well despite a number of key injuries and an epidemic of sick players with influenza. Sarah Westhoff (Washington High School) recorded her sixth victory of the season in the 2-1 win. Alex Adelsberger (Wentzville Timberland) went 5 for 5 hitting in the second game. The Falcons are ranked 17th in the latest NJCAA poll.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

20 hours 20 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 6 min ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.