American Legion Baseball

9th District Senior Tournament at Westhoff Park in O'Fallon...
Washington beat Daniel Boone 8-3 in the opening round. Luke Hasenjaeger pitched six and a third innings for the win. Trent Leimkuehler had four hits including a triple and three runs. Noah Borgerding had two hits in the win. Washington will face Elsberry this evening at 6:00. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Scoreboard last night...
Elsberry 6 Central 0
St. Charles 3 St. Peters 1
West 12 Wentzville 0

Junior Zone Tournament at Ronsick Field...
Scoreboard last night...
Hannibal 4 Chillicothe 2
Jefferson City 6 Pacific 1
Scheduled today...
Washington vs. Hannibal at 5:00
Pacific vs. Chillicothe at 8:00

Freshman State Tournament in Branson...
Washington has been knocked into the loser's bracket following a 7-1 loss to Jackson last night.
Other scores...
Eureka 11 Elsberry 5
Branson 11 Waynesville 1
Glendale 4 St. Genevieve 3
Washington will go up against Glendale in an elimination game at 10:00 this morning.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 30 min ago

The Cardinals and Reds wrap up their three-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Lance Lynn goes after his 14th win for St. Louis, while 15-game winner Johnny Cueto starts for Cincinnati. After tonight, the Cards play in Philadelphia on Friday.