The Final Post - Sports Town will cease operations in October

Published on Saturday, 26 August 2017 1:05 am

Below is a message from Sports Town Editor Ken Wunderley. In 2010, Tri-State Sports & News Service and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette teamed up to form the Sports Town web site. Sports Town provided excellent ...

Track: Peters Township grad finishes fifth in Peru

Published on Sunday, 23 July 2017 5:00 pm

Whether it's in Peters Township or Peru, Nick Wolk shines on the track. Wolk, a former WPIAL champion, competed Friday at the Pan Am Junior Championships in Trujillo, Peru. Wolk did very well, too, finishing ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 North Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

... endeavor is to represent the United States at the Pan American Junior Championships July 21-23 in Peru. Committed to Arizona, Geist was named the Gatorade Male Track and Field Athlete of the year for the ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 South Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

With one attempt remaining, Upper St. Clair's Harvey Kane sat in fourth place in the long jump at the PIAA Class 3A championships. Kane sure did make the most out of that final try. Kane, a senior, ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 East Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

Hempfield senior Hayden Fox won the PIAA and WPIAL javelin titles. The senior also took fourth place in the pole vault at WPIALs while sophomore Zach Sattiaux grabbed bronze. Senior Alex Murray earned ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 West Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

It had been 16 years since a boy won the triple jump at both the WPIAL and PIAA championships. New Brighton's Anthony Milliner put an end to that streak his junior season. Then, to close his high school ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 North Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

North Allegheny's Clara Savchik finished her junior year with an extended season. Savchik finished in eighth place in the 3,200-meter run at the Brooks PR Invitational in Seattle. Weeks prior she won the ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 South Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

Brenna Cavanaugh's junior season nearly ended with a flop. Instead, it concluded with a state gold medal. What a season -- particularly the final meet -- it was for Cavanaugh, a standout at Bentworth ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 East Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

Hempfield finished in 12th place at the PIAA championships. Junior Carena Nottoli won the pole vault, while junior Molly DeBone took fifth place. DeBone also earned bronze in the high jump and third in ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 West Season Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

When Maddie Salek graduates next year, she could take with her the fastest time ever clocked by a girls 800-meter runner in WPIAL history. Salek came awfully close her junior season. Salek was the only ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 North Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys track & field athletes from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season.  (Photo: North Allegheny's Ayden Owens reacts after ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 South Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys track & field athletes from the area's South zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: Laurel Highlands' Sven Rabshal wins the high jump ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 East Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys track & field athletes from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: Alex Trower, who won the 100 and 200 dashes at the ...

Boys Track & Field: 2017 West Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature boys track & field athletes from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: After battling injuries his first three years, Isaac ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 North Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls track & field athletes from the area's North zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: Avonworth/Northgate's Hunter Robinson, right, sprints ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 South Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

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 ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 East Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls track & field athletes from the area's East zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: Nikki Scherer of Burrell won the girls 100-meter ...

Girls Track & Field: 2017 West Photo Recap

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 7:00 am

The following photos feature girls track & field athletes from the area's West zone. These ran in the Post-Gazette during the 2017 season. (Photo: Our Lady of the Sacred Heart's Haley Hamilton competes ...

Track: Former WPIAL track and field stars to compete in Peru

Published on Friday, 21 July 2017 5:00 am

Brad Everett profiles Knoch graduate Jordan Geist and Peters Township graduate Nick Wolk, who will be competing in this weekend's Pan American Games in Peru. "Two former WPIAL track and field stars will ...