Kyle Summers

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Football Player Kyle Summers. Coach Zach Schneider will rely on Kyle a lot this season. As a junior, Summers carried the ball 93 times for 739 yards and 13 touchdowns averaging just under eight yards per carry. Defensively, Kyle made 77 tackles with 10 assists and one sack. Summers is a 5-10, 195 pound senior. His number is 44. Blue Jay fans will see Kyle at running back and linebacker this season.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

5 days 15 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

2 days 12 hours ago

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

2 hours 27 sec ago

Alex Gordon hit a two-run homer and the Kansas City Royals beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 on Saturday in a game that was shortened to six innings because of inclement weather. Edinson Volquez (4-3) allowed two runs on four hits for Kansas