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

5 days 6 hours ago

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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

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The opener of this Western Conference First Round series will be hard to top from an entertainment standpoint. Alexander Steen's goal 26 seconds into triple overtime gave the St. Louis Blues a hard-fought victory against the rival Chicago Blackhawks, but the stakes only get higher in Game 2 on Saturday at Scottrade Center. Each team has positives to take into the next meeting.