Ayden Owens Wins Gold At TSTCA Championships
The North Allegheny indoor track team took home two gold medals at the TSTCA Championships on Saturday. The NA boys’ relay team in the 4×400 meter relay claimed first place and Ayden Owens garnered gold in the boys 60 meter hurdles. Owens also tallied a fifth place finish in the long jump.
Other medalists for the Tigers included Clara Savchik who won silver in the girls 200 meter dash. The Lady Tigers team in the 4×200 meter relay and the NA boys’ grouping in the 4×800 meter relay each claimed bronze in their respective events.
For the NA boys, Liam Nobbs took fourth place in the 60 meter hurdles and pole vault events. Jono Pelusi was fifth place in the pole vault. Ritchie Pajak claimed sixth place in the high jump, Daniel McGoey was a sixth place finisher in the 3000 meter run, and Sean Bartholomew took eighth place in the 400 meter run.
Along with Savchik’s second place showing in the 200 meter dash, the Lady Tigers had some strong performances in other events, including Casey Burton who took fourth place in the 60 meter dash and sixth place in the long jump. Melina Owens was a sixth place finisher in the 200 meter dash.
The North Allegheny indoor track team will compete at PFTCA Indoor Championships on Sunday, February 26.