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

4 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

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SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 3 min ago

The Senior American Legion Baseball State Tournament is underway in Sedalia.
First round games Thursday..
Jefferson City 11 Lee Summit 2
Festus 9 Joplin 2.

The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.