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PA Salute To Seniors: Dylan Mountain - Altoona Jul 1, 2012

It was a great 2011-2012 in both cross country and track across the Keystone State. Many of our seniors will soon be on their way to start their college careers both athletically and academically... so we wanted to salute them one more time in this special feature.

4/9-Rachel Gehret, Amy Backel, Shawn Smith show multi-event excellence @ Pan-Ram Invitational Don Rich Apr 10, 2005

To excel in one event is special. To excel in two remarkable. But to excel in the legal limit an athlete is permitted to enter in a meet, is rare. That kind of rare athlete was witnessed by a large crowd of fans on a sun-drenched day, not once, but three times. Virtually every time you turned around, you saw Rachel Gehret, Amy Backel (pictured taking 2nd in the Shot Put) or Shawn Smith jumping, throwing or sprinting for wins...

Pitt-Duke-Lock Haven DMR\'s powered by PA at Collegiate Inv at the Armory in NYC Feb 4-5 Don Rich Feb 9, 2005

Seven of the 12 athletes running for Pitt, Duke, and Lock Haven in the Distance Medley Relay in early February at the Collegiate Invitational in New York graduated from Pennsylvania high schools.Two are in this photo by John Dye of Chris Spooner (Lewisburg), running lead-off for the Duke Blue Devils, and just behind him, Ryan Blood (East Pennsboro), for Lock Haven. And North Carolina\'s women were 2nd by .08 to Villanova, going 11:05.31 with the help of Penn Wood graduate Danielle Rodgers.