Senior Legion Baseball

Washington Post 218 continues to rack up the wins. In 9th District action Sunday evening, Washington scored five-runs in the fifth and added two more in the sixth to post a 7-0 win over Post 226 from Elsberry. Washington was getting ready to bat in the eigth when rain and lightening moved in forcing officials to cancel the remainder of the game. With the win, Washington improves to 11-3 overall and 9-0 in league action. Tyler Tuepker was the winning pitcher. He pitched eight scoreless innings giving up three hits with eight strike outs and no walks. Dilan Bollmann and Trent Leimkuehler had two hits apiece. Joe Ilgenfritz suffered the loss. Elsberry drops to 6-8 overall and 3-3 in league action.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Basketball Player Hailey Diestelkamp with the Owensville Dutchgirls. She recently became the all-time scoring leader at Owensville High School surpassing Katie Davis. Hailey played volleyball her first two years of high school, but after suffering an injury playing basketball last summer, she decided to focus on basketball this year. Hailey runs track in the spring.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days 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

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Boys Basketball...
Union Tournament-Championship Semifinals...
Rock Bridge 80 Lutheran South 59
Borgia 46 Washington 43 in overtime. Walt Eckelkamp drained a 25-foot jump shot as time expired for the win. Eckelkamp finished the game with 13. Mike Morgan scored 20 for the Jays. Borgia improves to 12-4 while Washington dips to 9-8.

Elsewhere...
Orchard Farm 76 Warrenton 58