Janie Arand

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Volleyball Player Janie Arand from
St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. The senior setter recorded 21 assists in the state title match leading Borgia to a 25-23 25-21 victory over Carl Junction. For the season, Arand finished with 716 assists, averaging 10 per game. She had 66 kills and served 94 percent with 27 aces. Arand also played good defense and finished with 207 digs and 23 blocks. She also plays basketball and soccer.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

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SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 3 min ago

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.