Cardinals Handle Dodgers

Yadier Molina hit a solo homer while Jhonny Peralta ripped a two-run double as the Cardinals dropped the Dodgers 3-1 at Chavez Ravine. Carlos Martinez allowed one run but lasted just four-and-a-third innings for St. Louis. Seth Maness got the win in relief while Trevor Rosenthal notched his 24th save as the Cards won their fifth in seven games. Dee Gordon went 3-for-4 and knocked in the lone run for Los Angeles while Hyun-Jin Ryu gave up three runs over seven frames, falling to 9-and-4. The Dodgers had won five of their last six.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 17 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.