McDowell Track and Field

established 1957

1957

Coach: Lew Penna
Scores
Lawrence Park
W 65-60
East
L 57-72  
Albion
W 65-57
District 10 Championship
10th 
Ed Engelskirger proved to be the best runner, competing in the 100, 220, and 440 yard dashes.  Dan Trohoske was a pace-setter in the 440 and the 880 yard runs.

1958

Coach: Lew Penna
 Scores
Tech Memorial
L 47-70
East
L 42-78
Lawrence Park
W 89-37
Strong Vincent
L 39-90
Girard
W 83-42
Academy
L 32-87
Cathedral Prep
L 58-70
East
L 44.5- 84.5
District 10  Championship
8th
PIAA State Championship
30th
Duane Black and Russ McCurdy were key figures on the 880 yard relay team. Harry George was the leader in the 100 and 220 yard dashes. Ed Engelskirger ended up placing 5th at the state championships in the 440 yard dash.

1959

Coach: Lew Penna
 Scores
Tech Memorial
L 41-94
East
L 40.6- 86.3
Cathedral Prep
L 39-88
Lawrence Park
W 82.6- 34.3
Harbor Creek
L 47.25- 79.25
North East
L 52.6- 64.3 
District 10 Championship
8th 
The 1959 track team struggled to a 1-5 record.  The nucleus of the team was Duane Black, John DeBello, John Kuhrman, and Harry George. 

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