Senior Legion Baseball

Washington is off to a good start in the Blue Springs Wood Bat Tournament with an 8-1 win over the Rod's Sports Athletics in a first round game from Pool D. Tyler Tuepker pitched all seven innings with eight strike outs. Trent Leimkuehler had two hits and Matt Jones finished with two batted in. Washington improves to 26-5 on the season. Post 218 is back in action this afternoon with a game against the Post 1 Vikings from Omaha, Nebraska. First pitched is scheduled for 3:00.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Kyle Ruediger from New Haven High School. At the plate, Kyle has a team leading .486 average with 14 rbi, two triples and six doubles. He has struck out just five times while drawing 11 walks. Kyle has seven stolen bases on the year. He plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

10 hours 1 min ago

Technology and the ease of social media and communications has transformed all of our lives. Like every other dichotomy of life, this can be a good thing or a bad thing. Regardless, we live in a far more impulsive, instantaneous, information overload society than we ever could have envisioned decades ago--even a few years ago.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 1 min ago

Baseball...
Borgia hosts St. Dominic in the KLPW-AM 1220 broadcast game. First pitch is 4:30. Tape delayed broadcast 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Washington hosts Fort Zumwalt South at Ronsick Field
Herculaneum at St. Clair

Golf...
Washington will host the Class 4 District 3 Tournament at Wolf Hollow...