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

5 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 day 11 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 40 min ago

Baseball...
The Union Wildcats will play the Sullivan Eagles at GCS Ballpark in Sauget, Illinois this evening. Game time is 6:30. It will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elsewhere...
Washington at St. Charles
Cardinal Ritter at Borgia

Girls Soccer...
Parkway Central at Pacific
Sullivan at St. Clair
Warrenton at Mexico