Senior Legion Baseball

Rod's A's from Blue Springs finished third in the Mid-South Regional Tournament in Little Rock, Arkansas. The A's lost to Midwest, Oklahoma 5-4 yesterday in the semifinal. Gonzales, Louisiana then defeated Midwest 5-1 in the championship game.

It was a good tournament for Rod's with a 3-2 record, losing two one run games and handing Gonzales their only loss the tournament.

Gonzales advances to the American Legion World Series in Shelby, North Carolina.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 9 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 44 min ago

Union at Windsor
Pacific at St. James
Valley Park at St. Clair
Lutheran South at Washington