The following photos feature girls track & field athletes from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season.
(Photo: Chyna Beck, right, of Canon-McMillan is a WPIAL champ in the 100-meter hurdles, but will be a big underdog in the PIAA championships when she goes up against one of the country's best. Lake Fong/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Madison Wiltrout of Connellsville, who won a WPIAL title last week, is looking for a rare four-peat in the javelin at the PIAA championships. Lake Fong/Post-Gazette)
(Photo: Connellsville's Madison Wiltrout seized a piece of history Saturday by winning the PIAA Class 3A girls javelin for the fourth time in a row at Shippensburg. Steph Chambers/Post-Gazette)