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

3 hours 30 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 56 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.