Coach Chip Sodemann is Leaving Washington

It's been revealed that after three years as the Varsity Basketball Coach at Washington High School Chip Sodemann will leave the district to take the reigns as coach of the new Wentzville-Liberty High School program. The Wentzville School Board will meet Tuesday night to vote on the contract. Washington officials say they are unable to comment on the move until after that meeting. Washington will now have two vacancies to fill as Assistant Coach Josh Hall is also leaving the program. Coach Sodemann leaves Washington with a record of 41-37.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 2 days ago

The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 46 min ago

Class 5 District 8 at Washington
Boys Semifinals...
Lafayette 66 Washington 36. Cameron Scales pumped in 18 to lead the Lancers. Zach Steinberg added 11 and Will McIntyre 10. Lafayette advances to the championship game with a 24-3 record. Mike Morgan paced Washington with 11 points. The Jays end the year with a 12-15 mark under coach Grant Young.
Marquette 57 Parkway Central 46