Altoona gymnasts stay perfect

The Altoona Area High School gymnastics team stayed undefeated with a 133.25-126.1 victory over DuBois at the AAHS Fieldhouse on Wednesday.

DuBois’ Jocelyn Scott won the vault, bars, beam, floor and all-around. Altoona’s Caitlyn Hall was second in the vault, bars, floor and all-around, and Abby Wagner was second on the beam.

Altoona honored its six seniors – Cortnie Lauritsen, Alex Misitano, Tori Misitano, Meagan Shultz, Miranda Sparkman and Geraldine Stevens.

“These seniors have always worked hard and are dedicated,” Altoona coach Michele Corle said. “They have been team leaders.”

Vault: 1, Scott, D, 9.55; 2, Hall, A, 9.1; 3, Sinclair, D, 8.65; 4, Wagner, A, 8.6. Bars: 1, Scott, D, 9.2; 2, Hall, A, 8.8; 3, Brandt, A, 8.2; 4, Mulhern, A, 8.0. Beam: 1, Scott, D, 8.75; 2, Wagner, A, 8.45; 3, Hall, A, 8.4; 4, T. Misitano, A, 8.25. Floor: 1, Scott, D, 8.9; 2, Hall, A, 8.8; 3, Mulhern, A, 8.7; 4, Sinclair, D, 8.4. All-around: 1, Scott, D, 36.4; 2, Hall, A, 35.1; 3, Sinclair, D, 32.4; 4, Kumetis, D, 28.95.

Records: Altoona (6-0).

Northern nipped

LOYSBURG – Somerset shook off three forfeits to post a 32-31 dual meet win over Northern Bedford in high school wrestling. The Black Panthers dropped to 8-4 despite a major decision from Damian Corle at 138 pounds.

220-Grace, NB, won by forfeit. 285-Ott, NB, won by forfeit. 106-Defibaugh, NB, won by forfeit. 113-Foster, S, maj. dec. Childers, 17-6. 120-Jano, S, pinned Helsley, 1:53. 126-Wagner, S, pinned Gochnour, 2:32. 132-Replogle, NB, dec. Fabian, 8-2. 138-Corle, NB, maj. dec. Talley, 10-0. 145-Gartland, NB, dec. Laue, 4-0. 152-Williams, S, dec. Bechtel, 7-6. 160-Lohr, S, maj. dec. Kolinchak, 10-2. 170-Douglas, NB, dec. Hocket, 3-2. 182-Eller, S, dec. Brunner, 5-1. 195-Nichelson, S, pinned Eichelberger, 1:15.

Records: Northern Bedford (8-4).


n The Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic junior varsity hockey team improved to 5-1 with a 4-2 win over Greater Johnstown in the late game Tuesday night at Planet Ice in Johnstown. Austin Myers scored two goals for the Marauders. Also scoring goals for BG were Joseph Dombrowski and Dan Landon.