Craig Winkelmann

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Basketball Player Craig Winkelmann from Hermann High School. In a recent celebration of 100 Years of Basketball at Hermann, it was released that Craig will finish in the top five in three categories, scoring, assists and steals. He is currently averaing 15.4 points, 3.2 rebounds, four assists and two steals per game. When Craig graduates in May, he will finish his high school career with 12 varsity letters in football, basketball and baseball. On top of that he started all four years in each sport and held a leadership role each year as a quarterback, point guard and catcher. It doesn't stop there, Craig is an outstanding student with a 4.0 GPA. Winkelmann plans to retire from athletics after high school and concentrate on engineering while attending Missouri S&T in Rolla.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 20 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Borgia Freshman Golfer Thomas Alferman. Alferman is a member of the Borgia team that qualified for the state tournament at Silo Ridge in Boliver this week. In the district tournament at the Sullivan Country Club, Thomas shot a 13 over par 84 helping the team to a second place finish.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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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

1 day 7 hours ago

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