Senior Legion Baseball

The Washington/Elsberry game was rained out Sunday evening and is rescheduled for Friday, July 12th when they meet in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament.

Washington posted two league wins over the weekend, knocking off St. Peters 12-2 Friday and West 5-3 Saturday night. With those wins, Post 218 is now 22-3 overall and 14-0 in district play.

They are back in action Tuesday evening with a 7:00 game at Wentzville. Our next broadcast is scheduled Wednesday when Washington welcomes St. Charles to Ronsick Field for an 8:30 game. Listen live on AM 1220, on line at klpw.com or on your smart phone by downloading the free KLPW APP.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

21 hours 10 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 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

21 hours 41 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.