Senior Legion Baseball

Washington lost to Wentzville 6-5 at Fireman's Park. Post 218 committed six errors and dropped to 4-1 overall and 2-1 in 9th District action. Justin Shuler gave up five runs, three earned, on nine hits through five innings. Sam Katzung had two hits while Noah Borgerding, Seth Bollmann and Spencer Juergens had one hit apiece.

In Junior Legion ball, Union beat Washington 12-8.

Our next broadcast game is Wednesday night when Washington hosts St. Charles at Ronsick Field. First pitch is scheduled for 8:30 on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 7 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 20 hours ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas