Senior Legion Baseball

Washington remained unbeaten in the 9th District with an 8-2 win over St. Charles at Blanchette Park last night. Tyler Tuepker pitched a complete game one hitter with six strike outs and three walks. Post 218 banged out 15 hits lead by Trent Leimkuehler with three and Grant Eckelkamp, Noah Borgerding, Tony Helfrich and Jack Kopmann adding two apiece. Washington improves to 7-3 overall and 6-0 in district action while St. Charles drops to 6-6-1 and 4-2.

Washington is right back in action this evening with a home against Ballwin Post 611. First pitch is scheduled for 8:30 at Ronsick Field.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Running Back Jared Rennick. He carried the ball 19 times for 197 yards and two touchdowns in Friday's 34-12 win over St. Clair. Jared also wrestles and he is a good student with a 3.0 GPA. His favorite football team other than the Blue Jays is the Missouri Tigers.
Favorite Subject: History

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 33 min ago

The Cardinals make the final stop on their three-city road trip tonight in San Francisco. The play the first of three against the Giants at 9:15 p.m., with Michael Wacha seeking his 16th win for St. Louis. San Francisco starts Mike Leake, who is 9-and-6 on the year.