Senior Legion Baseball

The Washington/Elsberry game was rained out Sunday evening and is rescheduled for Friday, July 12th when they meet in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament.

Washington posted two league wins over the weekend, knocking off St. Peters 12-2 Friday and West 5-3 Saturday night. With those wins, Post 218 is now 22-3 overall and 14-0 in district play.

They are back in action Tuesday evening with a 7:00 game at Wentzville. Our next broadcast is scheduled Wednesday when Washington welcomes St. Charles to Ronsick Field for an 8:30 game. Listen live on AM 1220, on line at klpw.com or on your smart phone by downloading the free KLPW APP.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week 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!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am
Evil at UC Santa Barbara - 05/27/2014 - 11:22am

SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 2 min ago

The Senior American Legion Baseball State Tournament is underway in Sedalia.
First round games Thursday..
Jefferson City 11 Lee Summit 2
Festus 9 Joplin 2.

The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.