Karinne Lane

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Hermann Senior Guard Karinne Lane. Karinne was named to the Class 3 All State Team this week. She scored 26 points in her final game as a Hermann Bearcat in the third place game of the Missouri State High School Activities Association State Championships at Mizzou Arena. Karinne was eight of 16 from the floor with three-three point baskets and also finished seven of 11 from the line. She also posted three rebounds, three assists and three steals in leading Hermann to a 68-53 win over Saxony Lutheran. For the season, Karinne averaged 15 points, six rebounds, four assists and four steals per game. Karinne also finished as the career leader at Hermann in 546 assists and 426 steals. She played volleyball her first three years of high school but decided to run cross country this year and had a good season. She won the Four Rivers Conference meet and qualified for state. Karinne is also a 4.0 student. She will graduate this spring and attend William Woods University in Fulton. Karinne wants to be a Veterinarian.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 54 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 1 day ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 30 min ago

Ben Stephens pitched into the ninth inning leading Warrenton to a 5-0 win over Washington at Ronsick Field. Stephens struck out 10 and walked three before leaving the game. Washington loaded the bases in the ninth, but the game was called when heavy rain and lightning moved in. Warrenton scored single runs in the first, sixth, and seventh and added two insurance runs in the ninth.