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

6 days 13 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is 5-3 Senior Guard Tesla Ruediger with the Hermann Lady Bearcats. Tesla currentlly ranks fifth in the Four Rivers Conference in scoring averaging 13 points per game. She also pulls down three rebounds with three assists and three steals per outing. Tesla scored 23 points in a 66-61 loss to Harrisburg in the 3rd place game of the South Callaway Tournament Saturday afternoon.

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Consolation-St. James 46 Sullivan 45
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