Trent Leimkuehler

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Legion Baseball Player Trent Leimkuehler. Trent has put up some impressive numbers so far this season. The Post 218 Center fielder is currently hitting .537 with 22 runs batted in and 18 runs scored. He has two home runs, two triples and nine doubles. He also plays good defense in the outfield with good speed and a strong arm. Leimkuehler gradated from Borgia Regional High School in 2012. He played college baseball at Jefferson College in Hillsboro this past year.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Volleyball Player Jordan Kriete from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Jordan played all the way around on a team that finished the season 26-7-2. Her statistics are impressive.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

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SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

The Washington Swim team will compete in the GAC Championships at the St. Peters Rec Plex today. The action gets underway at 5:00.