East Central College Softball Update

The East Central College Softball Falcons have improved to 16-9 on the season as the team knocked off Lewis & Clark Community College 2-1 and 21-5 in Godfrey, IL. The team has been competing well despite a number of key injuries and an epidemic of sick players with influenza. Sarah Westhoff (Washington High School) recorded her sixth victory of the season in the 2-1 win. Alex Adelsberger (Wentzville Timberland) went 5 for 5 hitting in the second game. The Falcons are ranked 17th in the latest NJCAA poll.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Player Adam Gauzy. As a pitcher, Adam has the most innings pitched on the staff with 46. His record is 6-0, he's given up 10 runs, three earned, for a staff low ERA of .450. Adam has struck out 53 batters while walking 11. At the plate, Adam is a switch hitter with an avarage of .315, an on-base percentage of .427 and a slugging percentage of .342.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 day ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 34 min ago

The junior legion state tournament gets underway today in Jackson with two games. Springfield-Glendale will go up against host Jackson at 3:00, followed by Sedalia and Eureka at 5:30. Washington will see action Friday at 12:00 against the winner of the Springfield/Jackson game. The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.