Blues Fall To Capitals

Alex Ovechkin scored his 16th and 17th goals of the season to lead the Capitals in a 4-1 win over the Blues at Verizon Center in DC. Vladimir Sobotka had the lone goal for St. Louis, which had won five out of six. Jaroslav Halak was yanked from the net after allowing three goals on six shots. Brian Elliott stopped 13 out of 14 shots the rest of the way. The Blues are at Buffalo tomorrow night.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 16 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 19 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

2 hours 29 sec ago

The Union Post 297 Juniors beat Sullivan Post 18 10-3 last night. Logan West was the winning pitcher in relief and Connor Fitzhugh had two hits and three batted in.

Coming up tonight in Senior Legion action, Washington will host Warrenton at Ronsick Field. Game time is 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.