Washington Senior Legion Baseball

Washington pounded Sullivan 19-0 in 9th District action at Ronsick Field last night. Nick Thiel pitched four innings to post the win as Washington improved to 14-7 overall and 6-3 in district action. Chris Bethel and Austin Finder spent some time on the bump as well. Justin Baylard, Ryan Becszlko, Seth Bollmann and Nathan Hillermann had two hits apiece.

Post 218 is back on the field tonight for a district game against St. Peters. Game time is 8:30 at the Red Plex and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 1 hour 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 23 hours 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

1 hour 33 min ago

The junior legion state tournament gets underway today in Jackson with two games. Springfield-Glendale will go up against host Jackson at 3:00, followed by Sedalia and Eureka at 5:30. Washington will see action Friday at 12:00 against the winner of the Springfield/Jackson game. The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.