The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

March 9, 2013

Saternow presented award at PIAA wrestling championships


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HERSHEY, Pa. — Herald Sports Editor Lynn Saternow was presented the "Media Award of Excellence" in Hershey before the PIAA AA Wrestling Championships Saturday afternoon.

Saternow, former wrestling star at Hickory High School and Kent State University, has been covering high school wrestling at The Herald for almost 45 years, and is one of the most respected writers in wrestling circles throughout the state.

The prestigious award is presented annually for outstanding contribution to wrestling and their coverage of high school wrestling throughout the year. The award is presented by the Pennsylvania Wrestling Roundup during special awards presentations at the finals.

Craig Phillips, a member of the association board who considers the annual candidates, presented the award to Saternow.

Saternow and his wife, LaVon, live in Farrell.