Washington American Legion Baseball

Scores and Schedules

The 9th District Senior Legion District Tournament...
Thursday
At the Rec Plex in St. Peters...
Washington 4 Wentzville 0
Daniel Boone 8 St. Peters 2
At Westhoff Park
West 11 Pacific 1
St Charles 17 Elsberry 2

Friday...
Winner's Bracket at Westhoff Park...
St. Charles 3 West 2
Daniel Boone 7 Washington 4

Loser's Bracket at the St. Peters Rec Plex
Elsberry 8 Pacific 3
St. Peters 9 Wentzville 1

Saturday...
Winner's Bracket at Westhoff Park
St. Charles wins by forfeit. Daniel Boone only had 11 players. American Legion rules state each team must have at least 12 on the roster for each post-season game.

Loser's Bracket at the St. Peters Rec Plex
Washington 9 Elsberry 4
West 9 St. Peters 6
West 14 Washington 1

The AA Junior Zone 1 Tournament at St. Francis Borgia....
Saturday...
Championship Game
Washington 16 Chillicothe 0
Washington advances to the state tournament next week in Jackson.

Friday...
Washington 5 Elsberry 1

Elimination Game...
Chillicothe 5 Elsberry 4

Thursday..
Elsberry 10 Chillicothe 1

Freshman State Tournament at Ronsick Field-First Round-Wednesday
Washington scored eight unanswered runs to erase an early deficit to beat Eureka 9-4. Zach Finley was the winning pitcher.
Creve Coeur 16 St. Roberts 2
St. Genevieve 4 St. Charles 0
Jackson 1 Springfield Glendale 0

Thursday...
Loser's Bracket
Springfield-Glendale 11 St. Roberts 1
St. Charles 10 Eureka 2
Winner's Bracket
St. Genevieve 4 Creve Coeur 2
Washington 12 Jackson 10. Washington came back from a 9-1 deficit.

Schedule Friday...
Loser's Bracket
Jackson 11 Springfield-Glendale 0
Creve Coeur 8 St. Charles 3
Creve Coeur 11 Jackson 7
Winner's Bracket
St. Genevieve 3 Washington 2.

Saturday
Elimination Game
Washington 8 Creve Coeur 3

Championship Game #1
Washington 5 St. Genevieve 2
Championship Game #2 is scheduled Sunday morning at 10:00
Washington vs. St. Genevieve with the State Championship on the line.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.