Rachael Bassett

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Basketball Player Rachael Bassett. Rachael reached one thousand points for her high school career over the weekend. She averages 13.5 points and eight-rebounds per game. She is a four year varsity starter for the Lady Wildcats. Bassett scored eight-points in a 65-60 win over Waynesville Monday night.

Rachael's athletic career will come to an end following high school graduation. She plans to attend Colorado State University.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 hours 40 min ago

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SPORTS CORNER

3 hours 30 min ago

Class 4 District 9 at Sullivan...
Girls opening round...
Union vs. Owensville at 6:00
St. Clair vs. Pacific at 7:30

Class 5 District 8 at Washington...
Girls opening round...
Parkway Central vs. Lafayette at 6:00
Boys opening round...
Washington vs. Eureka at 7:30

Class 4 District 8 at Kirksville...
Boys first round...
Warrenton vs. Kirksville at 9:00