Senior Legion Baseball-Washington Dominates St. Charles

Aaron Meyer pitched a complete game leading Washington Post 218 to an 11-0 win over St. Charles Thursday evening at Blanchette Park. Meyer took a line drive off his right leg early in the game but stayed in to finish the scoreless outing holding
St. Charles to seven hits. He struck out one and walked no one as Washington improved to 19-9 overall and 11-5 in 9th district action. Post 218 banged out 14 hits with Nate Hillermann and Ryan Becszlko finishing with three each followed by Noah Borgerding, Austin Finder and Ross Seitter with two apiece. Tim Evans suffered the loss. St. Charles drops to 12-14 and 9-5. Brandon Kearns had three hits for Post 312

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 1 min ago

Shelby Miller and three relievers combined on a three-hitter as the Cardinals beat the Padres 6-2 to avoid a three-game sweep from Petco Park. Miller improved to 8-and-8 after throwing six innings of two-run ball. Oscar Taveras hit a two-run homer, and Matt Holiday drove in pair of runs in the victory. St. Louis roughed up rookie Odrisamer Despaigne for six runs on nine hits in five-and-two-thirds innings.