Local School Sports-Thursday, May 15

Baseball...
Pacific/Whitfield-Cancelled
New Haven/Hermann-Cancelled
The Sullivan/St. James continuation game is now scheduled Friday at 2:30 at Sullivan High School. The game will resume in the sixth tied 2-2.

Girls Soccer...
Union 2 Farmington 0
Washington 3 Troy 0. Arika Elliot, Halee Nurnberger and Cassidy Nurnberger all scored for Washington.

College Softball...
The East Central Falcons went 0-2 in the NJCAA Division II National Tournament in Clinton, Mississippi. The Falcons lost 9-5 to Jones County in the first round, then fell to Lincoln Land 5-0.
ECC tied for 13th in the national tournament.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

21 hours 14 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

21 hours 41 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.