Sam Katzung

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Senior Legion Baseball Player Sam Katzung. He was a first string DH and second string catcher. Katzung finished the season with a batting average of .254 with 23 runs batted in and 20 runs scored. He usually batted in the middle to bottom third of the lineup. Katzung also served as the backup catcher and possessed a strong arm and blocking ability. He also calls a good game and worked well with the pitching staff. Sam is a senior at Washington High School and will be the incumbant receiver for the 2014 legion season.

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 7 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 days 2 hours ago

I have just returned from spending four days in a guided silent retreat. The grace of silence is that it allows us to listen and reflect.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

11 hours 5 min ago

Marcus Murphy ran for two touchdowns to help his team get the lead, and Maty Mauk threw a pair of second-half touchdown passes to seal the win as No. 19/20 Missouri won its fifth straight game, a 29-21 victory over Tennessee at Neyland Stadium. The win was the school-record 10th consective on the road for the Tigers (9-2, 6-1 SEC), which broke the mark first establish from 1978-80.