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

1 day 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 6 days ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

1 day 7 min ago

After a day off, the Cardinals return to the diamond tonight for the first of a three-game series with the Padres from Petco Park. St. Louis is 56-and-48 this season and trots Lance Lynn to the hill. Lynn is 11-and-7 with a 3.05 ERA. San Diego counters with 9-and-10 Tyson Ross who has a 2.65 ERA this season. First pitch is at 9:10.