Courtney Kedroski

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Softball Player Courtney Kedroski. Courtney is a pitcher and shortstop and bats third in the lineup. She led Washington to the title in the Union Tournament Saturday. Courtney is hitting .625 with six extra base hits and nine batted in through the first five games of the season. Courtney had three hits with a home run and two rbi in Washington's 13-0 win over Fort Zumwalt East Wednesdsay afternoon. She had a double with a run scored in a 3-2 loss to Union Thursday afternoon.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 hour 43 sec ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 5 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

30 min 3 sec ago

The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.