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

6 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Softball Player Megan Micke. The Junior Shortstop had a terrific start to the season helping the Jays to a second place finish in the Union Tournament Saturday. In three games, Megan had 11 plate appearances, eight official at-bats, four hits, including a double, an rbi, a stolen base with six runs scored, three walks and two strike outs.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 4 days 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

23 hours 43 min ago

Matt Holliday hit two dingers and drove in five as the Cards rolled the Cubs in the night cap of a doubleheader at Busch Stadium. Yadier Molina went 3-for-5 with an RBI in the win while Oscar Taveras and Kolten Wong plated a run each. Marco Gonzales won his first career game with six frames of one-run ball as St. Louis snapped a four-game skid. Tsuyoshi Wada was rocked for three earned runs in six frames for the loss.