Track and Field

Two Washington High School Track Athletes were in Alburquerque, New Mexico over the weekend for the "Great Southwest Track and Field Classic". Senior Kirstie Leslie and Junior MC Landolt were members of Team Missouri. Leslie competed in the Decathlon, setting a day one record, shattering the old mark by four-hundred points and established a new national record. The Decathlon included the 100 Meter Dash, the 400 Meter Dash, Discus, Pole Vault, Javelin, 100 High Hurdles, Long Jump, Shot Put, High Jump and 1500 Meter Run.
MC "Hammertime" Landolt competed in the 100 Meter Dash and the 4X100 Relay. Landolt ran her second fastest 100 Meter Dash at 12.41 seconds and placed 18th. She anchored the 4X100 Relay team that placed seventh.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Player Adam Gauzy. As a pitcher, Adam has the most innings pitched on the staff with 46. His record is 6-0, he's given up 10 runs, three earned, for a staff low ERA of .450. Adam has struck out 53 batters while walking 11. At the plate, Adam is a switch hitter with an avarage of .315, an on-base percentage of .427 and a slugging percentage of .342.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 3 days ago

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!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 2 min ago

A.J. Pierzynski appears to have found a new home. The catcher is expected to join the St. Louis Cardinals according to the "Post-Dispatch." Pierzynski was released by the Boston Red Sox a few weeks ago. The Cards are expected to be without Yadier Molina for another six-to-ten weeks after thumb surgery. The 37-year-old Pierzynski hit .254 with four homers in 72 games with Boston prior to his departure.