Name: Rachel Helbling
High School: South Fayette
Sport: Track and field
Events: 100, 200, 400, 800, 1,600 relay, 3,200 relay
Background: Helbling won the WPIAL Class AAA 400-meter dash title as a freshman and is the favorite to repeat a year later. Helbling has only lost the event once during her high school career, that coming at the PIAA championships. Her time of 57.19 at last year's WPIALs set a school record and remains a personal best. She won the 400 at the Tri-State Track Coaches Association Championships held April 16 at West Mifflin with a time of 59.29. She'll compete at Saturday's South Fayette Invitational.