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Spieth calls Oakmont 'very tough but fair test of golf' 

Like all golfers, Jordan Spieth hopes he will hold and pose for photos with the U.S. Open trophy at the conclusion of this year's tournament ...

Spieth talks Masters collapse during area visit, prepares to play Oakmont for 1st time

Nearly a month has passed since Jordan Spieth surrendered his Masters lead in dramatic fashion during the tournament's final round. On Tuesday, he was officially ...

Kenyan Ruto wins Pittsburgh Marathon

Kipkoech Ruto reached the apex of the dreaded Forbes Avenue hill near the 12th mile of the Pittsburgh Marathon course Sunday with no challengers on ...

Pittsburgh Marathon runner returns to where he 'died,' crosses finish line

Jeff Whitmore returned to the Pittsburgh Marathon to address some unfinished business. On Sunday, he ran in the half-marathon. Last year, he tried to run ...

Gorman: Americans carry flag for Pittsburgh

Phebe Ko heard her twin sister Mindy call out at the 17-mile marker that she was in third place and the first American among the ...

Pittsburgh Marathon notebook: After medical setback, father-daughter combo return for charity run

Three years ago, Mike Bruno ran the Pittsburgh Marathon blindfolded and tethered to a friend in support of his daughter, Cassie, who is blind because ...

Registration deadline Sunday for Under the Lights Flag Football League

The Under the Lights Flag Football League Powered by Under Armour will be held in Pennsylvania for the first time this summer. Specifically, the UA flag ...

Gateway grad returns to lacrosse at university in Ireland

John Yakim graduated from Gateway in 2014, just a few short weeks after he played his final high school lacrosse game. The Gators finished that season ...

Pittsburgh Marathon organizers focus on improving race's quality, not size

To understand how far the Pittsburgh Marathon has come since its reboot, it helps to know where things were when Patrice Matamoros took over as ...

Central Catholic inline hockey player joins Team USA

Pine resident Nathan Vislosky was selected to play for Team USA in the junior men's division of the 2016 FIRS Inline Hockey World Championships. Vislosky, a ...

Entering A-K Hall of Fame, King's football legacy extended well beyond X's and O's

Bob King was a rare individual who got to coach and play in a WPIAL championship football game. King played for Har-Brack against Ken High in ...

Cooler weather welcome for Pittsburgh Marathon

When runners line up for the start of the Pittsburgh Marathon and half-marathon Sunday morning, temperatures could be in the low 50s. A light drizzle ...

Marathon officials weed out would-be cheaters

A warning to would-be cheats at the 2016 Pittsburgh Marathon: Race officials, runners, spectators and online sleuths are coming after you. As the marathon grows in ...

'Accidental cheating' in Pittsburgh Marathon ... it happens

It was one of those marathons where everything went wrong. I've had them. In seven attempted marathons, three were great, three brought pain, and one, ...

McCandless' Heckert recognized by town council, athletic association

A longtime youth baseball umpire and coach with ties to the McCandless Athletic Association was honored twice on opening day April 23 at the Vincentian ...

Nearly 10,000 enter qualifying for U.S. Open at Oakmont

The United States Golf Association announced Thursday that 9,877 golfers will attempt to qualify for this year's U.S. Open, which will be held June 16-19 ...