Senior Legion Baseball

Washington Post 218 banged out 17 hits in a 13-2 win over Daniel Boone at C&H Park. Noah Borgerding crushed a solo homer leading off the third for Washington. Tony Helfrich pitched five innings for the win, finishing with five strike outs, one walk and one hitter batter. Washington improves to 9-3 overall and 7-0 in the 9th District. Daniel Boone drops to 2-6 both overall and in league action.

Washington and Daniel Boone play again this evening. Game time is 7:00 at Ronsick Field. It's "Past Champions Night" at the ballpark. Several members of the 1957 state championship team will throw out the first pitch this evening. The game will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey. Last year as a junior, Blake completed 244 passes on 340 attempts for 3,316 yards, 28 touchdowns and just six interceptions. That's a completion percentage of 71.76 percent and rating of 130.242. He also carried the ball 148 times for 664 yards and 18 touchdowns. Blake also averaged more than 40 yards per punt.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 1 day ago

I have been behind the microphone for 10 years now. In the course of time, I have covered many elections and have seen first-hand how bruising and hurtful campaigns can be to people. None have been as difficult to watch, however, as the annexation battle in Washington--which pitted good people who care about their community against good people who care about their community.

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 2 sec ago

The Union/Festus Soccer game this evening has been postponed and is rescheduled for Monday, October 13th.