Senior Legion Baseball

The Washington Post 218 Senior Legion Invitational Tournament is underway with eight games on the schedule today...

Washington kicked off the action with a 4-1 win over Thoman Boothe at Ronsick Field. Evan Ayers pitched a complete game as Post 218 improved to 9-6. Washington will face Farmington Thursday morning at 11:00 at Borgia Regional High School.

Other games at Ronsick today...
The St. Charles/House Springs game is postponed today and is rescheduled Friday as the first game of the day at Borgia Regional High School.
Jackson 3 House Springs 2
Jackson 2 St. Charles 0
Creve Couer 6 Jefferson City 3

Three games are scheduled at Borgia Regional High School...
West 6 Manchester 5
Manchester/Ballwin finish tied 6-6 after eight innings. Game called after two hour time limit.
West 9 Ballwin 1

The Tournament features 16-teams with four teams in each of four pools. Washington is in Pool D with Thoman Boothe, Farmington and Mayfield, Kentucky.

The tournament will run through Sunday evening.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 2 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

9 hours 31 min ago

Ben Stephens pitched into the ninth inning leading Warrenton to a 5-0 win over Washington at Ronsick Field. Stephens struck out 10 and walked three before leaving the game. Washington loaded the bases in the ninth, but the game was called when heavy rain and lightning moved in. Warrenton scored single runs in the first, sixth, and seventh and added two insurance runs in the ninth.