Local High School Sports-Monday, May 19

Baseball...
Class 4 District 4 Championship Tuesday
Pacific vs. Westminster 5:00. Tape delayed broadcast 7:05 on KLPW AM 1220

Class 5 District 8 at Timberland High School...
Semifinals...
Washington vs. Timberland. Aaron Meyer outdueled Kyle Stevens and the Jays rallied in the eighth inning to knock off the top seeded Wolves 3-0 at Timberland High School. The game was scoreless at the end of seven, but Austin Finder led off the eighth with a walk. A single and two walks later, Washington found themselves on top 1-0. A suicide squeeze and a balk made it 3-0 and Meyer made it stand as he retired the Wolves in order in the home half of the frame. The gamed ended on an interference call when the umpire ruled the batter leaned into a pitch. Brian Trigg had two hits in the game. The Jays played error free ball highlighted by Austin Finder in right field who cut down a runner at the plate in the fourth and made a tremendous diving catch near the fence in the seventh. Washington improves to 14-11 while the Wolves end the season with a 19-8. The Jays advance to the championship game Wednesday at 4:15.
Tape delayed broadcast at 6:05 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Francis Howell 7 Holt 4

Class 4 District 7 at Winfield High School...
Semifinals
St. Charles West 12 St. Charles 0
Warrenton/St. Dominic-Suspended due to darkness in the fourth tied 1-1. The game will resume at 5:00 Tuesday

Class 4 District 9 at Salem High School
Semifinals...
Sullivan 3 St. James 1
Eldon 3 Salem 2

Class 3 District 8 at Montgomery County...
Semifinals-Tuesday
Hermann vs. Centralia at 4:30
Hallsville vs. North Callaway at 7:00

Girls Soccer...
Class 2 District 9 at St. Clair
Semifinals...
Union 5 Pacific 0
Borgia 4 Sullivan 0. Emily Grahl scored two goals for the Knights.

Class 1 District 10 at Fatima...
Opening Round...
Belle 1 St. James 0
Semifinal Tuesday
Fatima vs. Owensville at 4:00

Class 3 District 5 at Fort Zumwalt West
Semifinals Tuesday
Timberland vs. Holt at 5:00
Washington vs. Fort Zumwalt West at 7:00

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

10 hours 53 min 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 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 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

9 hours 15 min ago

Seniors
Washington Post 218 improved to 16-1 overall and 11-1 in the 9th district with a doubleheader sweep of O'Fallon Sunday at Ronsick Field. In game one, Washington jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first inning on route to an 11-4 win. Matt Miller made it stand with a complete game three hitter with 13 strike outs and three walks. Justin Baylard doubled twice and Ross Seitter had a pair of singles.
Game two final 7-1.