Swimming Competition Saturday

It will be the competitive debut for local area master swimmers on Saturday, as they compete in 7 different exhibition events during a meet at the Four Rivers Area YMCA. The meet, involving several metro area YMCA's, features youth age group swimmers from 4 to 18. Swimmers will compete in a range of events, including the 500 yard freestyle, the individual medley, and varying distances of all four strokes. The Four Rivers Area YMCA masters swim program is comprised of adults ages 22 and over. Both the Four Rivers YMCA Penguins youth swim team and the masters program are coached by Lane Page, former head swim coach at Parkway West High School. The first event takes place at 2:30 on saturday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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