Deckelman-Athletic Director of the Year

The Missouri Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association recently recognized Washington High School athletic director Bill Deckelman as its 2013/14 South Central Region Athletic Director of the Year. Deckelman was nominated and selected by fellow athletic directors in the region for his leadership, attention to detail and emphasis on character and good sportsmanship. Deckelman will be honored at the MIAAA Spring Conference in April in Osage Beach.

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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 7-0 with 36 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 43 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .520 with 16 rbi's and 13 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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