Washington Post 218 American Legion Baseball

Scores and Schedules

Freshman State Tournament at Ronsick Field-First Round-Wednesday
Washington scored eight unanswered runs to erase an early deficit to beat Eureka 9-4. Zach Finley was the winning pitcher.
Creve Coeur 16 St. Roberts 2
St. Genevieve 4 St. Charles 0
Jackson 1 Springfield Glendale 0

Thursday...
Elimination Bracket
Springfield-Glendale 11 St. Roberts 1
St. Charles 10 Eureka 2
Winners Bracket
St. Genevieve 4 Creve Coeur 2
Washington 12 Jackson 10. Washington came back fron a 9-1 deficit.

Schedule Friday...
Elimination Bracket
Jackson vs. Springfield-Glendale 10:00
St. Charles vs. Creve Coeur 1:00
The two winners will meet at 7:00
Winners Bracket
Washington vs. St. Genevieve 4:00

The AA Junior Zone 1 Tournament gets underway today at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington.
Elsberry 10 Chillicothe 1
Elsberry will play Washington at 1:00 Friday afternoon.

The 9th District Senior Legion District Tournament...
West is the number one seed, Daniel Boone is second and Washington is third followed by St. Charles. Elsberry is the five seed with Wentzville sixth, St. Peters seventh and Pacific eighth...
Thursday
At the Rec Plex in St. Peters...
Washington 4 Wentzville 0
Daniel Boone 8 St. Peters 2
At Westhoff Park
West 11 Pacific 1
St Charles 17 Elsberry 2

Scheduled Friday...
Winners Bracket at Westhoff Park...
West vs. St. Charles at 6:00
Washington vs. Daniel Boone at 8:30-Broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.
Elimination Bracket at the St. Peters Rec Plex
Pacific vs. Elsberry at 6:00
Wentzville vs. St. Peters at 8:30

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Softball Player Megan Freitag. Megan is a four year starter in center field and is rock solid with the glove as she made several diving catches throughout her career. Megan is also good with the bat. She hit third in the lineup and finished as the career leader in home runs at Washington High School with 10. She has always been a very good student maintaining an "A" average.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 14 hours ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

6 hours 33 min ago

Austin Davis threw for 152 yards and two touchdowns to help the Rams sink the Super Bowl champion Seahawks 28-26 from the Edward Jones Dome. Stedman Bailey returned a punt 90 yards for a TD while Tre Mason rushed for 85 yards and a touchdown for St. Louis, which snapped a three-game slide. Benjamin Cunningham and Lance Kendricks each hauled in a TD pass.