Scholastic Sports

2018-19 Mirror swimming all-stars

BOYS FIRST TEAM Ben Atherton, sr., Huntingdon: Four-time Mirror first-team all-star ... District 6 2A 200 freestyle third place (1:53.90), 500 freestyle third place (5:07.86), 200 free relay champion, 400 free relay champion ... PIAA 2A 10th-place finisher in the 200 free relay ... District ...

Maxwells, Janosik among Ship winners

SHIPPENSBURG — Athletes from the Mirror coverage area claimed nine first places at Saturday’s 93rd Jack Roddick Track and Field Invitational at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium. In Class 2A girls, Everett Area’s Kaitlyn Maxwell won both the 400-meter dash (58.17 seconds) ...

Bedford picks up 17th win of season

BEDFORD — Bedford closed out its conference season with a 12-0 record with a 5-0 win over Richland in high school boys tennis action. Caleb Beidle, Johnny Imgrund and Luke Dague all won in singles action to help the Bisons improve to 17-1 overall. SINGLES: 1, Beidle, B, Elangovan, 6-1, ...

BG beats rival at PNG Field in 7th

Michael Boston was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh Thursday afternoon, which helped Bishop Guilfoyle beat Bishop McCort, 7-6, in a high school baseball game played at PNG Field. Max Swineford scored the winning run for BG (6-4). Ben Dombrowski had three hits ...

Belinda sparks JV to big win over MV

ALEXANDRIA — Megan Belinda had four hits and drove in two runs to lead Juniata Valley past Moshannon Valley, 12-5, Thursday afternoon in high school softball action. The Lady Hornets, who scored five runs in the third and five more in the fifth, also got three hits from Maya Hall to go with ...

Marauders pick up victory on the road

DuBOIS — The Bishop Guilfoyle boys volleyball team improved to 4-4 Thursday night, thanks to a 25-21, 25-15, 17-25, 25-15 win at DuBois in high school action. The Marauders got 30 assists and 22 service points from Kai Kimberly to go with 16 digs and 12 kills from Josh Weltheroth. Teammate ...

Campbell honored

Bellwood-Antis junior Alli Campbell has been selected as the 2018-2019 USA Today All-USA Pennsylvania Girls Basketball Player of the Year. Campbell scored 29.1 points per game while averaging 9.6 rebounds and 5.4 assists as the Lady Blue Devils won their second consecutive PIAA Class 2A ...

Hartman, Yon lead Lions to win

Matt Hartman went the distance on the mound and had an RBI double as Altoona edged Mifflin County, 4-3, at Mansion Park Wednesday in high school baseball action. Ian Yon followed Hartman’s double with an RBI single, and Jake Hunter’s two-run double brought in all the runs the Mountain ...

Mallon’s three event victories carry Bellwood-Antis to win

BELLWOOD — Zach Mallon was a triple winner in all three jump events for the Bellwood-Antis boys, which picked up wins against McConnellsburg (139-11) and Tussey Mountain (92-58) in high school track Wednesday. The Blue Devils also had double winners in Dylan Wilson (110 and 300 hurdles), ...

Altoona swept

CARLISLE — Andy Cassidy had a team-high 12 kills along with two blocks, but Carlisle swept Altoona, 25-17, 25-16, 25-22 in high school boys volleyball Wednesday. Chris Ball added a team-high 12 assists, and Dalton Keller chipped in a team-high eight digs. SERVICE POINTS ALTOONA: Ball ...

Glendale improves to 9-1

WILLIAMSBURG — Winning pitcher Alexis Mulhollen did not walk a batter and homered to help Glendale edge Williamsburg, 4-3, in high school softball Wednesday. Lilley Vereshack doubled and drove in a pair of runs for the Lady Vikings. Elizabeth Frederick homered and had a pair of hits for ...

Bedford takes another LHAC title

SOMERSET — Bedford defeated Somerset, 4-1, to clinch its third consecutive Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference championship in high school tennis Wednesday. Seniors Caleb Beidle, Lance and Luke Dague and Zach Kachman won their 70th contest of their career. Beidle, Luke Dague and Johnny ...

Bartlett takes on Tyrone soccer job

Alex Bartlett is a physical education teacher at Tyrone Area Elementary School. The May 2018 graduate of Penn State University is also the soccer program director at the Northern Blair Recreation Center. Just 22 years old, the 2014 Bellwood-Antis graduate has added another title to his ...

Claar helps C-K; Mulhollen hits milestone

BELLWOOD — Emily Claar went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and scored two runs in Claysburg-Kimmel’s 6-4 win over Bellwood-Antis in high school softball action on Tuesday. Haley Schmidt was 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI for the Lady Devils. Freshman Sierra Walters struck out four batters and got ...

P-O goes extra to defeat Rams

SPRING MILLS — Philipsburg-Osceola scored a run in the top of the 10th inning to edge out Mountain League foe Penns Valley, 5-4, in high school baseball action on Tuesday. Keegan Soltis drove in two runs for the Mounties. Carson Jones pitched 4• innings in relief and struck out three for ...

Mtn. Lions nip Tigers

Casey Rispoli and Nick Schimminger won their singles matches, and Kyle Murray and Alex Berardinelli won in No. 2 doubles to lift Altoona to a 3-2 win over Hollidaysburg in high school boys tennis action on Tuesday. Rami Alkhafaji won in No. 1 singles for the Tigers. SINGLES: 1, Aklhafaji, ...

Tyrone boys edge Dragons

MARTINSBURG — Nick Vasbinder was a double winner in the long jump (18 feet, 10 inches) and the triple jump (39-0) to help the Tyrone boys sneak past Central, 75.5-74.5, in high school track action on Tuesday. WT Davis was a double winner for Central in the 800-meter run (2:13.3) and 1600 ...

Bearcats top Central

HUNTINGDON — Central lost in straight sets to Huntingdon, 25-22, 25-20, 25-21, in high school boys volleyball action Tuesday. Jordan Stump had five kills for the Dragons. Alex Barnes had a team-high eight service points, while Eli Lingenfelter had seven assists and Shane Taylor totaled ...

Still perfect

TYRONE — When it comes to competitive high school baseball, the Mountain League ranks among the region’s best every year. “This league is tough, top to bottom,” Central coach A.J. Hoenstine said Tuesday after his Scarlet Dragons fell to Tyrone, 4-0, at the Harry Sickler Sports ...

Lehner big part of 9-0 Eagles

Name: Kevin Lehner School: Tyrone Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Lehner went 6-for-10 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs in victories over Bald Eagle Area, Williamsburg and previously unbeaten Philipsburg-Osceola. Season update: ...