Jake Lochner

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Baseball Player Jake Lochner from Sullivan High School. Jake leads the pitching staff with an 8-1 record, 46 innings pitched and an earned run average of 0.15. Lochner has only given up seven runs all season and six were unearned. He has also struck out 84 batters while walking 19. Strike out average is 12.78 and Strike out to walk ratio is 4.43. As a hitter, Lochner's average is .372 with 10 runs batted in and three triples and four doubles. Jake also has good speed. He leads the team with ten stolen bases. Jake pitched the final two innings in the continuation game against St. James Friday and struck out five leading the Eagles to a 3-2 win and the Four Rivers Conference Championship. Jake was also named the Four Rivers Conference Player of the Year.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 29 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

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SPORTS CORNER

23 hours 29 min ago

62nd Annual Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament...
Carnahan 71 Normandy 46

Cullen VanLeer scored 32 points in the first game of his final season at Pacific High School in a 64-22 win over Rockwood Summit. Cameron VanLeer and Noah Boyer added 13 apiece. Summit was led by Alex Banta with six points.