Janie Arand

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Janie Arand, Senior Basketball Player at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Janie reached one thousand points for her high school career in a game against Bishop DuBourg last week. For the season, Janie is averaging 16.5 points and seven rebounds per game. She is also shooting 81.5 percent from the free throw line and dishing out about two assists per game. Arand has signed to play basketball at Missouri S&T in Rolla. Janie is a three sport athlete. She was the setter and one of four seniors that led Borgia to the Class 3 State Volleyball title this past fall. She also plays soccer in the spring.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 21 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Sullivan Senior Baseball Player Matt Foster. Matt pitched a no hitter against Union in a game at GCS Ballpark in Illinois Friday night. He struck out 13 batters and walked four while throwing 111 pitches. He also had one hit in the game. Matt is also very good with the bat. His .520 average and 14 runs batted in leads the team.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 days 17 hours ago

Early Thursday morning, I received news that vandals had broken in to St. Francis Borgia Grade School in Washington, causing extensive damage to several classrooms and offices. School was closed for the day as the Washington Police Department went about their business of securing what had changed from a school community to a crime scene overnight.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 day 3 hours ago

Floyd Mayweather Jr., the 38-year-old with the baby face and the unblemished professional boxing record, beat Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night with a unanimous decision in what was considered the highest-grossing bout in history.