Rickey Grivetti

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is St. Clair Football Player Rickey Grivetti. Grivetti has carried the ball 86 times for 795 yards with 13 touchdowns for an average of just under 12 yards per carry. Grivetti also has 13 receptions for 149 yards and five touchdowns. He also plays in the defensive secondary where he has made 15 tackles with 13 assists and three interceptions. Rickey has four kickoff returns for 144 yards, including a return of 80 yards for a touchdown in Monday night's loss to Sullivan. Grivetti is one of the fastest kids on the team and also runs track in the spring.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

14 hours 37 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

5 days 10 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

14 hours 42 min ago

The Cardinals welcomed back outfielders Matt Holliday and Jason Heyward to the lineup Monday. Both missed time in Kansas City over the weekend, with Holliday battling a bruised forearm and Heyward a hip injury. They combined to go 3-for-9 with an RBI against the D'backs.