Courtney Kedroski

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Basketball Player Courtney Kedroski. Courtney is averaging 14 points and three rebounds per game. She is also dishing out two assists and grabbing two steals per game. Coach Adam Fischer says Courtney works hard and has developed into a good ball handler. She has hit on 42 percent of her shots this year, 45 percent on two's and 39 percent on three's. Courtney is second on the team in three pointers with 43. She has hit on 65.5 percent of her free throw attempts. Courtney is a very good softball player as well and plans to play both softball and basketball at Fontbonne University in
St. Louis. Kedroski is also a very good student and plans to get into the medical field, possibly as an anesthesiologist.

Courtney scored 19 points in a 47-43 win over Fort Zumwalt South Tuesday night, helping Washington capture the GAC Central Championship.

Photo provided by the Washington Missourian

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

18 hours 34 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

18 hours 59 min ago

The Washington Seniors played two games Sunday and finished 1-1 for the day. Post 218 thrashed Pacific 29-4 with Mitch Barrow posting five hits. In the second game, Washington lost to Warrenton 4-3 at Warrenton High School. Ben Stephens pitched a complete game with nine strike outs and five walks to post the win. The game was tied at two after the first inning.