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

3 days 15 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 3 min ago

The Cardinals are off today as they travel to Philadelphia for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night against the Phillies. Shelby Miller gets the start for St. Louis. He's 8-and-9 with a 4.25 ERA. Philly counters with Kyle Kendrick, who is 5-and-11 with a 4.90 ERA.