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

1 day 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Post 218 Junior Legion Baseball Player Adam Gauzy. As a pitcher, Adam has the most innings pitched on the staff with 46. His record is 6-0, he's given up 10 runs, three earned, for a staff low ERA of .450. Adam has struck out 53 batters while walking 11. At the plate, Adam is a switch hitter with an avarage of .315, an on-base percentage of .427 and a slugging percentage of .342.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 weeks 1 day 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

15 hours 17 min ago

Missouri State's Nathan Scheer was one of nearly 900 men's college basketball players recognized by the National Association of Basketball Coaches with the release of the 2013-14 NABC Honors Court. To be recognized on the Honors Court, a student-athlete must be a junior or senior varsity player with a cumulative 3.20 grade point average or higher at the conclusion of the season.