The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Forward Joe Helfrich with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Basketball Team. Joe Wrapped up his career at Borgia with a 15 point performance in a loss to Republic Saturday afternoon at Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar. For the season, Joe averaged 12 points and eight rebounds, two assists and two steals per game. He also led the team in blocks with 17.
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.
Saint Louis is heading to the NCAA Tournament as a five-seed. The Billikens will face the winner of tomorrow's game between Xavier and NC State in Orlando on Thursday. SLU closed the season 26-and-6 after falling to Saint Bonaventure on Friday in the A-10 Tournament.