Brad Carpenter

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Guard Brad Carpenter. It was a good first week to the season for Carpenter who was named the Most Valuable Player in the Gold Division of the Borgia/Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament. He scored 54 points over three games, including 20 against Borgia in the Gold Title game Saturday night. Another highlight for the week....eight three pointers and 26 points against O'Fallon Christian. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf scholarship.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 19 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Varsity Soccer Goalie Camron Shipley. Camron made countless saves in Washington's 1-0 win over Borgia Saturday night at Jim Scanlan Stadium at Washington High School. The game was scoreless through regulation and two overtimes and Shipley only gave up one goal in the shootout. Camron is a senior and this is his first year playing soccer.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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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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