Senior Legion Baseball-Monday, June 30

Washington will travel to West to play the Jaguars this evening. Post 218 will be looking to get back in the win column after falling to Elsberry 2-1 Saturday. Washington is 16-8 overall and 8-4 in the 9th district. Game time is 7:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.

This is a big week for Post 218 with games against Sullivan on Tuesday, St. Peters on Wednesday and St. Charles Thursday. Go to the station website and click on the sports tab to view our broadcast schedule. That's klpw.com

Sunday's scheduled game against Eureka was cancelled because Eureka was using it as a make up date for league games rained out earlier in the season.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

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