Craig Winkelmann

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Basketball Player Craig Winkelmann from Hermann High School. In a recent celebration of 100 Years of Basketball at Hermann, it was released that Craig will finish in the top five in three categories, scoring, assists and steals. He is currently averaing 15.4 points, 3.2 rebounds, four assists and two steals per game. When Craig graduates in May, he will finish his high school career with 12 varsity letters in football, basketball and baseball. On top of that he started all four years in each sport and held a leadership role each year as a quarterback, point guard and catcher. It doesn't stop there, Craig is an outstanding student with a 4.0 GPA. Winkelmann plans to retire from athletics after high school and concentrate on engineering while attending Missouri S&T in Rolla.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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