Dalton Kuenzel

The Athlete of the Week is Senior Wrestler Dalton Kuenzel from Union High School. Dalton has racked up 33 wins so far this season with his only loss to Austin Repp from Pacific. Dalton is currently the top ranked wrestler in the state at 182 pounds. Dalton took third place in the state tournament last year and his goal is to win it all this year. Kuenzel would also like to wrestle in college but will wait until after the state tournament to start the search for a school.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 10 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 6 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 37 min ago

Marcus Murphy ran for two touchdowns to help his team get the lead, and Maty Mauk threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes to seal the win as No. 19/20 Missouri won its fifth straight game, a 29-21 victory over Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. The win was the school-record 10th consective on the road for the Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC), which broke the mark first establish from 1978-80.