American Legion Baseball

Creve Couer edged Washington 4-3 in nine innings at Ronsick Field Sunday evening. Creve Couer lead until the seventh inning when Washington scored to tie it up 3-3. Creve Couer grabbed a 4-3 lead in the ninth and then Post 218 had two men on base with two outs in the ninth when Trent Leimkuehler launched a deep fly to center field but it landed in the glove of Ed Bargmann just three feet from the top of the fence. Washington drops to 2-2 over-all while Creve Couer improves to 3-1. Bargmann finished the game with three hits and two runs. Dilan Bollmann had two hits for Washington. Danny Smith was the winner and Tyler Murray suffered the loss.

Washington is back in action Tuesday night with a game at St. Peters. First pitch is 7:00 at the Rec-Plex.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 16 hours ago

I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 31 min ago

Baseball...
Washington 5 Union 1

Salem Tournament...
Eldon 6 St. James 0

Girls Soccer...
Hillsboro Tournament-Fifth Place Game...
Cape Central 3 St. Clair 2

Track...
Washington at MICDS