Matt Miller

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Junior Baseball Player Matt MIller.
Current batting average is .324 with six rbi. On base percentage is .419 with a slugging percentage of .324. Matt can play any position in the outfield. He has above average speed with a strong arm. As a pitcher, Matt has a 2-1 record with an earned run average of .98 through 18.3 innings pitched. Matt has racked up 20 strike outs and issued 12 walks. Matt played his freshman year, but had to sit out his sophomore year due to an ankle injury. Matt will usually bat in the middle to bottom third in the lineup, however, he has been leading off in the past week while Brian Trigg attends the DECA Conference. Coach Scott Bray describes Matt as a hard worker with a positive attitude.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 2 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Volleyball Player Jordan Kriete from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Jordan played all the way around on a team that finished the season 26-7-2. Her statistics are impressive.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

THE BLACK & WHITE ISSUES OF FERGUSON - 10/13/2014 - 11:06am
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IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 24 sec ago

The Washington Swim team will compete in the GAC Championships at the St. Peters Rec Plex today. The action gets underway at 5:00.