Washington Senior Legion Tournament

Schedule Sunday...
Semifinals
West 4 Edwardsville 2
Washington 6 Jackson 0

Championship
West 4 Washington 1

Championship Bracket Saturday at Ronsick Field...
West 5 St. Charles 2 (11-innings)
Edwardsville 13 Thoman Boothe 1
Jackson 2 Manchester 0
Washington 1 Creve Coeur 0. Aaron Meyer pitched a complete game.

Consolation Bracket..
Hillcrest 4 Eureka 3
Mayfield 10 Glendale 1
Ballwin 6 House Springs 2
Jefferson City/Farmington-Cancelled

Washington Post 218 ended pool play at the Washington Invitational Tournament with an undefeated record, sweeping a doubleheader with Mayfield and Farmington on Friday night at Ronsick Field. Washington capitalized on an error-filled seventh inning by Mayfield Kentucky en route to a 12-2 victory in the first game. Mayfield committed five errors in the inning while Washington scored nine runs.

In Game 2, Washington rallied to a 4-2 victory over Farmington. Washington tied the game in the seventh with an RBI double from Nathan Hillermann, and added two runs in the eighth to take the lead for good. Now 11-6 on the year.

Scoreboard
Friday...
Glendale 1 Creve Coeur 0
Manchester 12 Hillcrest 1
Ballwin 5 Hillcrest 2
Farmington 2 Mayfield, Kentucky 0
Washington 12 Mayfield 2
Washington 4 Farmington 2
House Springs 2 St. Charles 0
Eureka 12 House Springs 2
Edwardsville 5 Glendale 3
Jackson 9 Eureka 0

Scoreboard Thursday...
St. Charles 8 Eureka 2
Edwardsville, Illinois 7 Creve Coeur 3
Edwardsville 7 Jefferson City 6
Jefferson City 16 Glendale 3
Thoman Boothe 8 Farmington 3
West 9 Hillcrest 1
Mayfield, Kentucky 5 Thoman Boothe 1
Scoreboard from Wednesday...
Washington 4 Thoman Boothe 1
Jackson 3 House Springs 2
Jackson 2 St. Charles 0
Creve Coeur 6 Jefferson City 3
West 6 Manchester 5
Manchester/Ballwin finish tied 6-6 after eight innings. Game called after two hour time limit.
West 9 Ballwin 1

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 5 days ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 30 min ago

Matt Holliday singled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Cardinals rallied past the Pirates 5-4 in the first of three from Busch Stadium. Kolten Wong hit a pinch-hit two-run homer earlier in the seventh to tie the game at four. Holliday also had a two-run double in the third for the Redbirds, who have won three straight to take over first place in the NL Central. St.