Local High School Sports-Wednesday, May 21

Baseball...
Class 5 District 8 at Timberland High School...
Francis Howell 11 Washington 9. Sam Katzung had four hits, followed by Matt McGilvray with three and Brian Trigg with two. Austin Finder suffered the loss and Mason King got the win. The Jays end the season with a 15-12 record. The Vikings advance to the sectional with a 26-10 mark.

Class 4 District 9 at Salem...
Eldon 5 Sullivan 2

Girls Soccer...
Class 2 District 9 at St. Clair...
Union 4 Borgia 0. Brynn Mechem, Bethany Coons, Karlie Peth and Jenna Stowe all scored for the Wildcats.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 7 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 1 day 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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