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 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 3 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

1 day 16 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas