Courtney Kedroski

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Basketball Player Courtney Kedroski. Courtney is averaging 14 points and three rebounds per game. She is also dishing out two assists and grabbing two steals per game. Coach Adam Fischer says Courtney works hard and has developed into a good ball handler. She has hit on 42 percent of her shots this year, 45 percent on two's and 39 percent on three's. Courtney is second on the team in three pointers with 43. She has hit on 65.5 percent of her free throw attempts. Courtney is a very good softball player as well and plans to play both softball and basketball at Fontbonne University in
St. Louis. Kedroski is also a very good student and plans to get into the medical field, possibly as an anesthesiologist.

Courtney scored 19 points in a 47-43 win over Fort Zumwalt South Tuesday night, helping Washington capture the GAC Central Championship.

Photo provided by the Washington Missourian

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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I am a woman. I would be more than happy to have more money in my paycheck. Too bad the Paycheck Fairness Act won't do that for me. Who wants "equality" if it comes because everyone makes less money?

Nonetheless, the Paycheck Fairness Act is the latest weapon in the War On Women, part II--2014 election style.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Wily Peralta pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning as the Brewers beat the Cardinals 5-1 at Miller Park. Peralta allowed six hits and a walk over six and a third innings to improve to 2-and-0 with the win. Aramis Ramirez went 3-for-4 with an RBI and Jonathan Lucroy singled home two runs for Milwaukee, which salvaged the finale of the three-game series. Joe Kelly gave up just an unearned run in four innings, but took the loss.