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 23 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Garrett Leimkuehler, Sophomore Quarterback for the Hermann Bearcats. Garrett has completed 58% of his passes, 22 of 38 for 441 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions. He has also carried the ball 36 times for 371 yards for 13 touchdowns and he is averaging more than 10 yards per carry.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

On Saturday, September 6, our family lost a dear friend to a car accident. Listeners know her as Lexi the Impulse Puppy. It surprised us a bit just how much the loss struck us--a tribute to just how much that dog loved us--and just how much we loved that dog. Dogs are not the same as people, but they certainly tap into the very best of us.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
COMMUNITY MUST HEAL: A CHALLENGE - 08/06/2014 - 3:18pm
Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 24 sec ago

Randal Grichuk and Matt Holliday homered in the first and the Cardinals held on for a 2-1 win over the Reds at Busch Stadium. John Lackey tossed seven-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball while Seth Maness notched his third save. St. Louis maintains a two-and-a-half-game lead on the Pirates atop the NL Central. David Holmberg gave up two runs in six frames for Cincinnati to take the loss.