Washington is off to a good start in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament with an 8-1 win over the Rod's Sports Athletics in a first round game from Pool D. Tyler Tuepker pitched all seven innings with eight strike outs. Trent Leimkuehler had two hits and Matt Jones finished with two batted in. Washington improves to 26-5 on the season. Post 218 is back in action this afternoon with a game against the Post 1 Vikings from Omaha, Nebraska. First pitched is scheduled for 3:00.