Kyle Summers

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Football Player Kyle Summers. Coach Zach Schneider will rely on Kyle a lot this season. As a junior, Summers carried the ball 93 times for 739 yards and 13 touchdowns averaging just under eight yards per carry. Defensively, Kyle made 77 tackles with 10 assists and one sack. Summers is a 5-10, 195 pound senior. His number is 44. Blue Jay fans will see Kyle at running back and linebacker this season.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 18 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

15 hours 9 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.