Washington Senior Legion Baseball

Washington pounded Sullivan 19-0 in 9th District action at Ronsick Field last night. Nick Thiel pitched four innings to post the win as Washington improved to 14-7 overall and 6-3 in district action. Chris Bethel and Austin Finder spent some time on the bump as well. Justin Baylard, Ryan Becszlko, Seth Bollmann and Nathan Hillermann had two hits apiece.

Post 218 is back on the field tonight for a district game against St. Peters. Game time is 8:30 at the Red Plex and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 17 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 1 day 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

12 hours 44 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.