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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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

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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.

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