Nick Ziegler

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Guard Nick Ziegler from Union High School. Ziegler is currently averaging 22 points, four assists and 3.5 rebounds per game. One of the highlights for the first week of the season, a 39-point game in the Borgia Thanksgiving Tournament. Nick was named to the Gold Division All Tournament Team.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 1 hour ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Owensville Sophomore Cross Country Runner Carter Bracato. Carter finished 13th in Class 3 with the best time of any local runner at state. He attacked the Oak Hill Golf Club Course in Jefferson City finishing with a time of 16:50.67, leading Owensville to a 6th place finish in the team standings. Carter medalled in several events this season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 20 hours ago

"No Justice, No Peace"

Certainly, there was no peace on the streets of Ferguson on the night the grand jury announced it would not indict police officer Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown.

The images of a city burning were disturbing, saddening and sickening. Every business torched leaves in its wake families who have lost their source of income, and a community that will find it that much harder to rebuild.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 min 5 sec ago

Missouri has a chance to lock up the SEC East today with a win over Arkansas. The Tigers are 9-and-2 and 6-and-1 in the SEC. The Razorbacks come in at 6-and-5 and 2-and-5 in the conference. On Saturday, Illinois can become bowl eligible with a win over Northwestern.