Coach Ray Steinhoff Announces Retirement

After 30 years of coaching and teaching in the New Haven School District, Ray Steinhoff has decided to retire. He plans to finish out the school year and then hang it up. Steinhoff cited personal reasons for his decision. His daughter, Rachel will graduate this spring and has accepted a scholarship to play basketball at Truman State University in Kirksville. Steinhoff started teaching physical education at New Haven High School in 1982 and worked as the assistant boys basketball coach before taking over as head coach in 1985. Steinhoff finishes with 550 career wins, 11 District Titles, four trips to state, including three State Championships and four Four Rivers Conference Titles.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 12 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Junior Legion Baseball Team. Gus played shortstop and occasionally pitched during the season. His numbers are impressive. Batting average .409, on-base percentage .504 with a slugging percentage of .582. Gus lead the team not only with his average but also in RBI with 26, triples with five and stolen bases with 28.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 month 1 week ago

There are few things more inspiring in life than watching an octogenarain with two hip replacements swimming a 200 yard race, or guys in their late 70's playing some pretty vigorous 3 on 3 basketball. A generation of baby boomers is learning that, while they can't reverse age, they certainly can embrace life!

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

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SPORTS CORNER

10 hours 33 min ago

The Senior American Legion Baseball State Tournament is underway in Sedalia.
First round games Thursday..
Jefferson City 11 Lee Summit 2
Festus 9 Joplin 2.

The double elimination tournament will run through the weekend.