Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, September 17

Volleyball...
The Washington Blue Jays improved to 6-9-1 with an 18-25 25-17 25-15 win over Fort Zumwalt North.
Elsewhere...
Union beat Montgomery County in straight sets
Borgia over DuBourg 25-13 25-16
St. Clair defeated Kingston in three games

Softball...
Washington downed Fort Zumwalt East 8-4. Kaelie Smith hit a solo homer for the Jays.
Warrenton beat Orchard Farm 8-3
Union posted a 10-2 win over St. Clair
Sullivan shut out Pacific 9-0. The Eagles won their 39th consecutive conference game.
Borgia defeated Lutheran-St. Charles 8-7
St. James beat New Haven 8-1

Soccer...
St. Clair 1 Belle 0
Washington fell to Fort Zumwalt North 2-0

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 55 min ago

The Washington Seniors came back to life with a 14-2 route of Manchester Post 208 in the loser's bracket of the state tournament in Sedalia Friday afternoon. Matt Miller pitched a complete game for the win, as Washington improved to 35-4. The victory puts Post 218 in the championship game against Fike-Blue Springs today.