Senior Legion Baseball

Washington came back from a four run deficit to post a 14-4 eight inning victory over Warrenton Post 122. Warrenton scored four times in the third and held the lead until Washington woke up and scored five in the sixth. Post 218 added five more in the seventh with Noah Borgerding tripling in three. They closed it out with a four run eighth. Luke Hasenjaeger was the winning pitcher in relief of starter Zack Pointer. Washington improves to 18-3 overall and 10-0 in the 9th District. Warrenton drops to 0-9.

Washington is back in action this evening with a home game against Wentzville. First pitch is scheduled for 8:30 at Ronsick Field. It will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 8 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 17 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 3 min ago

The Wild secured a spot in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a 4-1 win over the Blues in Game Six of their West series. Zach Parise netted a pair of goals for Minnesota, which will clash with Chicago in the semifinals. Justin Fontaine and Nino Niederreiter also lit the lamp, while Devan Dubnyk made 40 saves. T.J. Oshie had the only goal of the game for St.