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

2 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Pitcher Janna Ruether. Her record is 6-4 with a 4.35 era. Janna has registered 40 strike outs with 33 walks in 37 innings pitched this seaon. As a hitter, Janna is batting .308 with 10 rbi with one double and one triple. Janna has played a major role in Union's run to the Four Rivers Conference Championship this year.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Early Tuesday morning, U.S. fighter jets, armed Predator and Reaper drones, and Navy ships launched airstrike attacks against ISIS, deep within Syria. While it is ironic that it was about a year ago at this time that President Obama was seriously considering strikes against Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad, sometimes threats emerge even greater than the last.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

STRIKING ISIS IN SYRIA - 09/23/2014 - 6:00am
IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 2 min ago

Soccer...
Sullivan at North County
Washington at Union

Softball...
Washington at Holt
New Haven at Wellsville
De Soto at Pacific
Sullivan at Affton

Volleyball...
Pacific hosts Hillsboro