The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Volleyball Player Jordan Kriete from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Jordan played all the way around on a team that finished the season 26-7-2. Her statistics are impressive.
If you want to get someone's attention, whisper. That old investment brokerage ad is the opposite of what is going on regarding shootings in Ferguson and Tower Grove. When people threaten violence or blankly label one as a racist, it's very hard to listen. The same holds true for those who sum up the plight of impoverished black communities as "that's how those people are."
Longtime Missouri Tigers assistant coach and broadcaster John Kadlec is dead at the age of 86. Known as "Mr. Mizzou," Kadlec passed away early Wednesday at a Columbia hospital. He battled health issues in recent years after complications from knee replacement surgery.