Nats Bounce Cards

The Nationals scored two runs on a wild pitch and error in the seventh inning to grab a 3-1 win over the Cardinals in the second of four games at Nationals Park. St. Louis finished the game with three errors. Anthony Rendon hit a solo home run for Washington, which improved to 10-and-7. Gio Gonzalez struck out seven and allowed one-run across seven innings to grab his third win. Rafael Soriano nailed down his fourth save. Mark Ellis drove in the only run for the Cards. Michael Wacha took the loss despite only one of the three runs in his seven innings being earned. St. Louis is also 10-and-7.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 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

13 hours 31 min ago

Ben Stephens pitched into the ninth inning leading Warrenton to a 5-0 win over Washington at Ronsick Field. Stephens struck out 10 and walked three before leaving the game. Washington loaded the bases in the ninth, but the game was called when heavy rain and lightning moved in. Warrenton scored single runs in the first, sixth, and seventh and added two insurance runs in the ninth.