Washington Senior Legion Tournament

Schedule Sunday...
Semifinals
West 4 Edwardsville 2
Washington 6 Jackson 0

Championship
West 4 Washington 1

Championship Bracket Saturday at Ronsick Field...
West 5 St. Charles 2 (11-innings)
Edwardsville 13 Thoman Boothe 1
Jackson 2 Manchester 0
Washington 1 Creve Coeur 0. Aaron Meyer pitched a complete game.

Consolation Bracket..
Hillcrest 4 Eureka 3
Mayfield 10 Glendale 1
Ballwin 6 House Springs 2
Jefferson City/Farmington-Cancelled

Washington Post 218 ended pool play at the Washington Invitational Tournament with an undefeated record, sweeping a doubleheader with Mayfield and Farmington on Friday night at Ronsick Field. Washington capitalized on an error-filled seventh inning by Mayfield Kentucky en route to a 12-2 victory in the first game. Mayfield committed five errors in the inning while Washington scored nine runs.

In Game 2, Washington rallied to a 4-2 victory over Farmington. Washington tied the game in the seventh with an RBI double from Nathan Hillermann, and added two runs in the eighth to take the lead for good. Now 11-6 on the year.

Scoreboard
Friday...
Glendale 1 Creve Coeur 0
Manchester 12 Hillcrest 1
Ballwin 5 Hillcrest 2
Farmington 2 Mayfield, Kentucky 0
Washington 12 Mayfield 2
Washington 4 Farmington 2
House Springs 2 St. Charles 0
Eureka 12 House Springs 2
Edwardsville 5 Glendale 3
Jackson 9 Eureka 0

Scoreboard Thursday...
St. Charles 8 Eureka 2
Edwardsville, Illinois 7 Creve Coeur 3
Edwardsville 7 Jefferson City 6
Jefferson City 16 Glendale 3
Thoman Boothe 8 Farmington 3
West 9 Hillcrest 1
Mayfield, Kentucky 5 Thoman Boothe 1
Scoreboard from Wednesday...
Washington 4 Thoman Boothe 1
Jackson 3 House Springs 2
Jackson 2 St. Charles 0
Creve Coeur 6 Jefferson City 3
West 6 Manchester 5
Manchester/Ballwin finish tied 6-6 after eight innings. Game called after two hour time limit.
West 9 Ballwin 1

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 18 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 14 min ago

Class 3, 4 and 5 State Championship Track and Field is scheduled today and tomorrow at Lincoln University in Jefferson City. Several local athletes have qualified.

Class 4-Allison Hinson of St. Clair won state in the Shot Put this morning with a distance of 47-feet-3.75-inches.