Washington Legion Baseball Post 218 AAA offense too much for Sullivan in 20-5 rout

In senior legion action last night, Washington pounded Sullivan 20-5 in seven innings. John Himmelberg had four hits and Nick Thiel three with Seth Bollmann driving home five runs. Chris Bethel and Ross Seitter pitched with Bethel posting the win. Washington improves to 17-9 overall and 9-5 in district action.

Washington is back in action tonight with a home game against St. Peters. Game time is 8:30 on KLPW-AM 1220. Austin Finder is the scheduled starter.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 14 hours ago

Recently released statistics show that immigration to the United States has accounted for 82% of the population growth over the past 8 years.

This may be an alarming fact to a number of people, especially conservatives who do not trust President Obama on this issue. The fact is, however, that this trend has been going on for decades.

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SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 32 min ago

The Wild secured a spot in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a 4-1 win over the Blues in Game Six of their West series. Zach Parise netted a pair of goals for Minnesota, which will clash with Chicago in the semifinals. Justin Fontaine and Nino Niederreiter also lit the lamp, while Devan Dubnyk made 40 saves. T.J. Oshie had the only goal of the game for St.