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KLPW's John Covington

John Covington hosts the Sports Club Show every Saturday morning. The show features local coaches from the Four Rivers Conference, Washington and Borgia, interesting topics and lively discussion. The show airs from 8:30-10:00.

John has been employed at KLPW Radio for 24-years. He has performed a variety of tasks from sales to news and sports and currently holds the title of Sports Director. A winner of the NSSA Missouri Sportscaster of the Year award in 2007 and 2009, John coordinates and broadcasts about 140-local football, volleyball, softball, basketball and baseball games each year. He also hosts the Sports Club Show Saturday mornings which features interviews with local coaches from the Four Rivers Conference, Washington and Borgia.

When he's not broadcasting sports John enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters who are also involved in athletics.
His interests away from radio include hunting and fishing, playing hockey and coaching little league softball in the summer.

  • Saturday 8:30-10am

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 11 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Golfer Brad Carpenter from Washington High School. In a recent match against Fort Zumwalt South at Wolf Hollow, Brad carded a six under par 29 to lead the team to a 148-176 win over the Bulldogs. Brad will attend Missouri State University in Springfield on a golf and academic scholarship. He started playing golf at the age of 12 and developed an immediate love for the game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 2 weeks ago

Every once in a while, a conversation arises on Ticked Off Tuesday that really makes me think. Such was the case when a listener called in about an experience with a local establishment in which she believed she was turned away on the basis of her sexual orientation.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

AN OPEN GAY RIGHTS CONVERSATION - 02/26/2014 - 11:07am
Obamacare: Discouraging Work - 02/06/2014 - 11:30am
Womanly Wars, Libidos and Rebuttals - 01/30/2014 - 11:50am

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 18 min ago

The East Central College softball game vs. Three Rivers today April 15 has been cancelled due to field conditions. The “Stuff the Stands” event has been moved to Thursday, April 17 vs. St. Louis Community College. Come out and show your “Falcon Pride” as the ECC Falcons look to take down the STLCC Archers. The first 100 fans will receive a blue “Stuff the Stands” T-shirt along with free hot dogs and soda.