Senior Legion Baseball

Spencer Juergens pitched eight scoreless innings extending his streak to 21 straight innings without giving up a run, leading Washington Post 218 to a 3-0 win over Daniel Boone at Ronsick Field last night. Juergens gave up four hits with seven strike outs and two walks as Washington improved to 7-3 overall and 5-3 in league action. Justin Shuler pitched the ninth to post his first save of the season. At the plate, Seth Bollmann walked three times and scored twice while Austin Finder had two hits with a run scored. Tanner Kulpa suffered the loss. Daniel Boone drops to 2-3 and 1-2.

Washington is back in action this evening with a road game at Warrenton. Game time is 6:00 at Warrenton High School. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

22 hours 4 min ago

After an off-day, the Cardinals resume their homestand tonight against Pittsburgh. Carlos Martinez puts his 13-and-6 mark up against 7-and-7 J.A. Happ in the opener of the three-game series, with first pitch at 7:15 p.m. The Cards will host the Cubs for three games starting Monday.