U.S. Tops World At Futures Game

Matt Davidson crushed a go-ahead two-run homer in the fourth inning to power the U.S. past the World 4-2 in the Futures Game from Citi Field. The Arizona Diamondbacks prospect was named the MVP as the U.S. side won its fourth straight over the World. Kolten Wong of the St. Louis Cardinals was 1-for-2 with a steal for the Americans. Arismendy Alcantara from the Chicago Cubs system lifted a solo homer in defeat.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

23 hours 53 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 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

21 hours 8 min ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.