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

6 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 13 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.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 3 hours ago

Kansas Army National Guard Invitational in Frontenac, Kansas...
Championship-Pacific 55 Fort Scott 31.

St. James Tournament...
Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
3rd Place-Salem 63 Blair Oaks 55
Championship-Rolla hit a last second shot to beat Licking 68-67.