American Legion Baseball

Washington Post 218 will prepare for the zone tournament in Moberly this week. Washington took second in the 9th district tournament at Westhoff Park over the weekend but had already qualified for zone. The West Jaguars posted a 7-1 victory over Washington yesterday to claim the district tournament title. Washington and West both advance to the zone 1 tournament and will square off for the sixth time this season when they meet in the opening round Thursday night at 8:00. Washington won the first three match-ups, but West beat Post 218 twice in last week's tournament. Washington's games will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

Washington will gear up for the state tournament in Joplin this week. Post 218 finished off Jefferson City 5-4 in the zone tournament championship game Sunday afternoon. Washington will start play in the state tournament with a game against Springfield Glendale at 2:30 Thursday afternoon.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sophomore Cross Country Runner Mikayla Reed from Washington High School. Mikayla has already accumulated a lost list of accomplishments in the first couple of years of her high school career. As a Freshman, she was fifth in the 3200 Meter Run at the state track and field championships and had the third fastest time ever by a Freshman. Highlights this year in cross country include first place at the St.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.



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District Tournaments...
Class 3 District 9 at Union
Sullivan 16 St. James 4
Salem 12 St. Clair 0
Semifinals Thursday
Union vs. Sullivan at 2:15
Owensville vs. Salem at 4:30

Class 4 District 4 at Northwest
Lafayette 4 Rolla 1
Semifinals Thursday
Lafayette vs. Eureka at 4:15
Washington at Northwest at 4:15