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

9 hours 32 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 6 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

9 hours 1 min ago

The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.