When Josh Nadzam left for college nearly five years ago, he was a disillusioned young man looking for a fresh start. He got that and more at the University of Kentucky. (via Timesonline.com)
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Each year, Gatorade names Athletes of the Year for each state and each sport. For Track & Field, the 2006 winners for Pennsylvania are Bensalem\'s Reggie Carter, and Center\'s Allyn Laughlin.
Two-time Class 2A 100 meter high hurdle champion Lindsay Dolan said something unique when interviewed by a group of reporters after collecting her gold medal at Shippensburg last Saturday. \"My coach once told me I hurdle like a dancer,\" the Center High senior said. It turns that\'s because she used to be one. Beginning at age three and for about 12 years Dolan did ballet, jazz and tap dance. (Front page photo by Karen Ward)
PA distance star Jake Walker of Ellwood City, hurdler (and soon-to-be Pentathlete) Lindsay Dolan of Center, and top shot putter Samantha Fetter Hempfield (7), have all announced their college choices.
Riverview\'s girls place three in the top five, but have to wait awhile to know if they would beat Center... which they did, by a single point at the Freedom Invitational. Brentwood\'s Rachel Erny won by almost a minute. The Washington boys beat Sewickley Academy, despite Kenny Burgess winning the individual title.
Competing as a freshman for the final time before she moves into the 10th grade, Methacton star Ryann Krais showed the rest of the US the future of the sprint hurdles for the next three years. But that was just the beginning. And Allyn Laughlin uncorked a great Shot to take 2nd. Jermaine Lowery, Alex Holcombe star for PA boys. More...