American Legion Baseball

Washington is back on the rails following a 9-6 win over the West Jaguars in the first round of the zone 1 tournament in Moberly last night. Tyler Tuepker pitched seven innings for the win. Brendan Feldman closed it out for the save. At the plate Noah Borgerding had three hits and Andrew Sumner, playing second base for Dilan Bollmann who was out of the lineup, had two hits with two runs and three batted in. Washington improves to 35-8 while West drops to 30-13. Post 218 is off Friday and will continue play Saturday afternoon at 1:00. In the other first round game last night, Jefferson City hammered Moberly 15-0 in seven innings.

Here is today's scheduled...
Jefferson City vs. Hannibal at 5:00
West vs. Moberly at 8:00 in an elimination game.

The winner of the Jefferson City/Hannibal game will advance to play Washington Saturday at 1:00. The game will be broadcast on KLPW-AM 1220. Lifestyle Matters with Karen Stratman will follow the game.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Freshman Cross Country Runner Julia McIntyre from New Haven High School. Julia finished sixth in the state meet in Jefferson City with a time of 20:58.40 at the Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City earlier this month. She helped her team to a 12th place finish. Julia was a straight A student at Franklin County R-2 and she continues to get A's in high school.

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