Senior Legion Baseball

Spencer Juergens pitched eight scoreless innings extending his streak to 21 straight innings without giving up a run, leading Washington Post 218 to a 3-0 win over Daniel Boone at Ronsick Field last night. Juergens gave up four hits with seven strike outs and two walks as Washington improved to 7-3 overall and 5-3 in league action. Justin Shuler pitched the ninth to post his first save of the season. At the plate, Seth Bollmann walked three times and scored twice while Austin Finder had two hits with a run scored. Tanner Kulpa suffered the loss. Daniel Boone drops to 2-3 and 1-2.

Washington is back in action this evening with a road game at Warrenton. Game time is 6:00 at Warrenton High School. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 4 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 7 hours ago

After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.