Blake Hulsey

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Quarterback Blake Hulsey from Union High School. The Junior Gunslinger passed for 340 yards and ran for 129 in a 36-22 loss to Sullivan Friday night. Three games into the season, Hulsey has completed 70 of 96 passes for 889 yards, eight touchdowns and three interceptions for a rating of 127.004. He has also carried the ball 38 times for 241 yards and six touchdowns.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 week 42 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 5 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 46 sec ago

The Washington Seniors will play in the Central Plains Regional this week, despite taking second in the state tournament in Sedalia over the weekend. With Iowa unable to put together the required 12-man roster for the tournament, two teams from Missouri get to go.