Washington Legion Baseball Post 218 AAA makes the most of 4 hits in 6-2 victory over St Charles

Washington took advantage of five errors and eight walks in posting their third 9th district win of the season. Aaron Meyer pitched six scoreless innings with seven strike outs, two walks and two hit batters to get the win. Logan Holdmeyer pitched the final three innings giving up two runs in the ninth. Seth Bollmann singled and scored twice. Washington improves to 5-1 overall and 3-1 in district action. Chris Asher suffered the loss as St. Charles dropped to 3-5 and 1-1.

Post 218 is back in action Friday night with a home game against the West Jaguars at 7:00. It will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

In Junior Legion action last night, Washington scored two runs in the seventh to pull off a 3-2 win over St. Charles.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 18 hours 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

19 hours 48 min ago

The Cardinals are off today before the Dodgers come to town for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night. John Lackey will start the opener for St. Louis. He's 2-and-3 with a 3.18 ERA. Los Angeles sends Mike Bolsinger to the mound. He's 3-and-0 with a 0.71 ERA.