New Castle News

Sports

April 5, 2013

Spring Sports: A roundup of track, tennis action for April 5

NEW CASTLE — Mohawk High track and field standout Lucas Grim was on his game yesterday.

Grim tallied four victories to lift the Warriors to a 100-50 win at Shenango.

Grim earned the best time in the 400, 800 and the 1600 and 3200 relays. The Warriors’ Gio Menichino and John Zagotti picked up wins in three events. Menichino finished first in the 1600, 1600 relay and 3200 relay while Zagotti took the high, long and triple jump crowns.

Ron Davis and Vince Albertini were double winners for the Wildcats. Davis was the first to cross the finish line in the 110 and 300 hurdles and Albertini participated in the winning 400 relay and was the lead javelin thrower.

Lancers win

John Hites, John Conglose, Matt Turner, Robbie Kroner and Austin Moose won two events apiece to lead Neshannock past Ellwood City, 82-67.

Hites posted wins in the discus and javelin, while Conglose collected victories in the 200 and 1600 relay. Turner notched verdicts in the 800 and 3200 relay. Kroner scored wins in the 1600 and 3200 relay, and Moose tallied triumphs in the 3200 and 3200 relay.

Keaton Docchio (100, 110 hurdles, 400 relay, long jump) won four events to lead the Wolverines.

Glenn excels

Laurel’s Clint Glenn captured four events in a 118-31 win over Union.

Glenn led his team to victories in the 800, 1600 and also was a member of the winning 1600 and 3200 relays.

Teammate Ethan Wilson paced the field in the 3200, javelin competed on the 3200 relay squad.

Cole Keister proved the best in the 110 and 300 hurdles for the Scotties.

New Castle rolls

The ’Canes turned in a winning performance at Montour, 116-34.

Khalil Huddleston, Antonio Rudolph, Mike Mazzanti, Tevin McCaster and Levar Ware were triple winners for New Castle.    

On the track, Huddleston was tops in the 100, 200 and the 400 relay. Rudolph finished first in the 400, 400 relay and high jump while Mike Mazzanti was a crucial component of the 1600 and 3200 relay teams and scored the best time in the 800. Tevin McCaster charged to victories in 110 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 1600 relay.       

Ware was a force in the field events, winning the shot put, discus and the javelin.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Sports
  • Taggart.jpg Arsonists damage New Castle’s football field

    With the New Castle football team just days away from the start of practice, vandals have hit Taggart Stadium. Someone set fire to artificial turf at the stadium and damaged a blocking sled the team uses in practice.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • pennstate.jpg Big 10 commission noncommittal on Penn State sanction cuts

    Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany took a non-committal stance on an effort by five Pennsylvania Congressmen to rescind sanctions against Penn State for its handling of the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal.

     

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • SteelersSpence.jpg Steelers LB Spence caps lengthy comeback

    The whistle blew and Sean Spence sprinted forward, each cathartic step distancing the linebacker from the horrific knee injury that threatened to end his NFL career before it even really began.

     

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wheaton.jpg Steelers' Wheaton eyeing chance after tough rookie year

    Markus Wheaton realizes the pressure is there, but he doesn’t mind.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Polanco.jpg Harrison’s four hits leads Pirates past Rockies, 7-5

    Josh Harrison had four hits, including a tiebreaking homer, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Sunday. Gregory Polanco and Travis Snider also went deep for the Pirates, who avoided being swept in Colorado for the second straight season.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates Rockies Baseb_Fusc.jpg Anderson leads Rockies over Pirates 8-1

    Brett Anderson pitched effectively into the seventh inning for his first win in more than a year and the Colorado Rockies beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1 on Friday night.

     

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • MANGINO.jpg Mangino finding new home at Iowa State

     The first time Iowa State defensive end Cory Morrissey saw Mark Mangino, the former Kansas coach and current ISU offensive coordinator stopped him in his tracks.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates.jpg Pirates jump on Haren early, top Dodgers 6-1

    Josh Harrison had two hits with two RBIs and the Pittsburgh Pirates jumped on Dan Haren early in a 6-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Aloi.jpg Aloi's PIAA eligibility hearing postponed

    The wait continues for Nick Aloi. Aloi, who transferred from Ellwood City Lincoln High to Lincoln Park Performing Arts Charter School on Jan. 21, still does not know if he will get to play a full season for the Leopards’ basketball team

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Pirates.jpg Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over Dodgers 12-7

    Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

Shoot For 2
House Ads
Photo of the Day