Washington Post 218 American Legion Baseball

Scores and Schedules

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...
Elimination Bracket
Springfield-Glendale 11 St. Roberts 1
St. Charles 10 Eureka 2
Winners Bracket
St. Genevieve 4 Creve Coeur 2
Washington 12 Jackson 10. Washington came back fron a 9-1 deficit.

Schedule Friday...
Elimination Bracket
Jackson vs. Springfield-Glendale 10:00
St. Charles vs. Creve Coeur 1:00
The two winners will meet at 7:00
Winners Bracket
Washington vs. St. Genevieve 4:00

The AA Junior Zone 1 Tournament gets underway today at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington.
Elsberry 10 Chillicothe 1
Elsberry will play Washington at 1:00 Friday afternoon.

The 9th District Senior Legion District Tournament...
West is the number one seed, Daniel Boone is second and Washington is third followed by St. Charles. Elsberry is the five seed with Wentzville sixth, St. Peters seventh and Pacific eighth...
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

Scheduled Friday...
Winners Bracket at Westhoff Park...
West vs. St. Charles at 6:00
Washington vs. Daniel Boone at 8:30-Broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elimination Bracket at the St. Peters Rec Plex
Pacific vs. Elsberry at 6:00
Wentzville vs. St. Peters at 8:30

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 20 hours 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 5 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

1 day 17 hours 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.