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

2 days 4 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

6 days 23 hours 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 hour 45 min ago

The Cardinals are off today before the Dodgers come to town for the start of a three-game series tomorrow night. John Lackey will start the opener for St. Louis. He's 2-and-3 with a 3.18 ERA. Los Angeles sends Mike Bolsinger to the mound. He's 3-and-0 with a 0.71 ERA.