Kirstie Leslie

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Kirstie Leslie with the Washington Track and Field Team. Leslie had a good weekend at the State Meet in Jefferson City taking Fourth in the Pole Vault, Fifth in the Long Jump and Sixth in the Triple Jump. Leslie completes her Washington High School career as an 11-time GAC Champion, 11 time All-District selection, nine-time State Qualifier and four-time All-State Athlete. Kirstie will run track on a scholarship to Missouri State University in Springfield. She is at the top of her class with a 3.95 GPA and plans to go into Pre-Med.

Photo provided by the Washington Missourian

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 5 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 4 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

2 hours 1 min ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball....
Washington travels to Elsberry. Game time is 6:00 and it will be broadcast live on KLPW-AM 1220.