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

1 day 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Allison Hinson with the St. Clair Track and Field Team. Allison won state in the Class 4 Shot Put with a distance of 47-feet-three and three quarter inches in the state track championships at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday. Allison will continue her throwing career at Illinois State University. She has also been an honor role student throughout her high school career.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days 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 11 hours ago

Senior Legion...
Washington got back on track with a 5-2 win over Festus at Ronsick Field. Spencer Juergens pitched all seven innings as Post 218 improved to 3-1 overall on the season.