George Von Benko has written three books. The first two, “Memory Lane” and “Memory Lane Vol. 2,” are a collection of his popular Memory Lane Columns, which appear weekly in the Uniontown Herald Standard. “Sports Talk” is based on talk show interviews from his broadcasting career.
George has been a fixture on the western Pennsylvania sports scene since he started his broadcasting career at the age of 15 at WPQR in Uniontown, PA.
He has broadcast college football and basketball, and is a longtime voice of sports talk radio.
George is co-founder of the Fayette County Sports Hall of Fame.