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

5 days 14 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

1 day 10 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

1 day 10 hours ago

Max Pacioretty scored twice on his 26th birthday as the Canadiens cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blues at the Bell Centre. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the lone goal in the first period for St. Louis, which fell to 0-and-2 on its four-game road trip. Jake Allen allowed all four goals on 30 shots in the setback. The Blues skate in Ottawa tomorrow.