College Sports

O’Fallon grad surpasses 1,000 points for Missouri Baptist

O’Fallon High graduate Taylor Klingelhoefer, a senior guard at Missouri Baptist University, surpassed the 1,000-point mark in her college career Thursday in a 77-65 loss to Williams Baptist.

Klingelhoefer had 12 points, including three 3-pointers, and is currently at 1,005 points for Missouri Baptist.

Klingelhoefer is among the team’s scoring leaders at 11.5 points per game this season and has scored 10 or more points in 10 of her team’s 14 games. She has 18 3-pointers and is 41-of-51 at the free-throw line.

A three-year starter, Klingelhoefer is averaging 10.7 points in 94 career games. Her career high was 27 points early last season as a junior against Olivet Nazarene.