Senior Legion Baseball

Aaron Meyer had four hits, including two doubles, and Washington banged out 13 hits in a 13-0 win over Wentzville Friday night at Ronsick Field. Evan Ayers pitched five innings, giving up one hit with five strike outs, five walks and one hit batter, improving his record to 3-2 and the team's record to 16-7 overall and 8-3 in district action. Washington also played error free ball highlighted by another diving catch by Austin Finder in center field. Wentzville was held scoreless on three hits with nine costly errors. Duncan Wittington suffered the loss as Post 353 dropped to 9-4 overall and 5-2 in district play.

Washington is back in action Saturday night with a road game at Elsberry. 5:30 game time.

Our next broadcast is Sunday night when Washington hosts Eureka at 6:00 on KLPW AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 22 hours ago

It came as a shock to a lot of people to find out that the contract for the Union license office, which has been operated by the Union Chamber of Commerce since the 1970's, was being turned over to a for-profit company based out of Jefferson City.

What happened? It's a classic case of two all-too-common phenomena in the world of government--unintended consequences and the revolving door.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

FRANKLIN COUNTY NEEDS A POOL - 01/14/2015 - 11:40am
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SPORTS CORNER

4 sec ago

Boys Basketball...
The Union Tournament resumes with two first round games this evening...
Borgia vs. Union at 5:30
Washington vs. St. Clair at 7:00.
We will join the action in progress at 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.

Hermann Tournament-First Round...
At the High School...
Warrenton vs. Chamois at 6:00
New Haven vs. Wright City at 7:30