Senior Legion Baseball

Washington Post 218 will play at Wentzville this evening. The 9th District match-up is scheduled to start at 8:30 at Fireman's Park. Washington is currently 14-0 in league action and can move a step closer to clinching the regular season district title with a win this evening. West is in second place with an 11-3 record and St. Charles is third at 9-4.

Washington will return home for a doubleheader Wednesday evening at Ronsick Field. Post 218 will play Warrenton at 6:00 and St. Charles at 8:30. The game with St. Charles will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

The rained out game at Elsberry Sunday evening is now rescheduled for Friday, July 12th when the two meet in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 hours 47 sec 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

3 hours 56 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.