Reno Jones

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Guard Reno Jones with the St. Clair Basketball Team. Reno finished his career at St. Clair averaging 16.3 points and 7.1 rebounds per game. He also averaged four assists and three steals per game. Reno was a unanimous first team selection to the Four Rivers All Conference Basketball Team. He was also named to the Class 4 District 9 All District Team. Reno continues to work on his game with a goal of playing in college. He is also a good student. After struggling in grade school, Reno worked hard to get his grades up and will graduate in the top 20 percent of his class.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 26 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 6 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 34 sec ago

Kolten Wong's grand slam powered the Cardinals to a 4-1 win over the Reds in St. Louis. Lance Lynn fired seven innings of one-run ball to improve to 8-and-5. Trevor Rosenthal worked a perfect ninth to nail down his 31st save. St. Louis has won eight of 10.