Athlete of the Week

BG’s Yasulitis shows versatility

Name: Josh Yasulitis School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Yasulitis rushed for four touchdowns in the first quarter and added a 25-yard touchdown reception in the second quarter in a 59-13 District 6 Class 1A ...

Price setting records

Name: Jonathan Price School: Huntingdon Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Price caught 12 passes for 226 yards and three touchdowns as the Bearcats trounced Juniata, 53-7, in the District 6 Class 3A semifinals. Season update: Huntingdon, the top ...

Mowry lifting Bisons

Name: Lindsay Mowry School: Bedford Age: 14 Grade: Freshman Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: Mowry recorded back-to-back shutouts in goal for the Lady Bisons, shutting out Schuylkill Valley and Waynesburg Central to help Bedford reach the PIAA Class 2A ...

Hollidaysburg soccer programs have banner playoff week

Name: Sydney Routch School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: Routch delivered two goals and an assist in a 5-1 win over Huntingdon in the District 6 Class 3A semifinals and then set up McKenna Hurd for the game-winner in a ...

Negley makes one matter

Name: Ashley Negley School: Central Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: Negley scored the game-winning goal, the only one of the game, with 2:51 remaining to lift Central over Ligonier Valley in the District 6 Class 2A quarterfinals. Season ...

Yingling comes up big for NC

Name: Scott Yingling School: Northern Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Yingling rushed for 263 yards on 15 carries and scored four touchdowns in the Colts’ 37-20 victory over Windber. Season update: Yingling has rushed 99 times ...

Delerme finds ways to win

Name: Jenee Delerme School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Delerme defeated her opponent, 6-2, 6-1, in the Lady Tigers’ 3-0 victory over State College in the District 6 Class 3A team semifinals. She then clinched ...

Delerme finds ways to win

Name: Jenee Delerme School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Delerme defeated her opponent, 6-2, 6-1, in the Lady Tigers’ 3-0 victory over State College in the District 6 Class 3A team semifinals. She then clinched ...

Kiepert’s work is paying off

Name: Alex Kiepert School: Central Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Golf Athlete of the week achievement: Kiepert shot a 72 to capture the PIAA Class 2A West Regional Golf Championship on Tom’s Run Golf Course at Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort in Blairsville. He won by three ...

Sikora’s summer work pays off

Name: Jaylee Sikora School: Central Cambria Age: 15 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Golf Athlete of the week achievement: Sikora shot an 85 to capture the District 6 Class 2A individual golf championship by four strokes. Her score would have won Class 3A by seven strokes. She also helped ...

Walters’ work ethic recognized

Name: Brady Walters School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Walters was 13-of-17 passing for 184 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 141 yards and two touchdowns on 18 attempts in a 38-7 2 win over Tyrone. Season ...

Burchfield shines in trhilling victory

Name: Braeden Burchfield School: Altoona Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Burchfield was 23-for-33 passing for 370 yards and five TDs, intercepted a pass, and also ran for 83 yards and a score in the Mountain Lions’ 48-47 win over ...

Solid singles play shows for Hollen

Name: Tina Hollen School: Tyrone Area Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Hollen won four matches to capture the Distict 6 Class 2A girls singles championship, defeating Central Cambria’s Olivia Ratchford, 6-4, 2-6, 6-1 in the finals Season update: ...

McAlkich eyeing up golf for his future

Name: Derek McAlkich School: Altoona Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Golf Athlete of the week achievement: McAlkich shot a 158 to take medalist honors in the District 6 Class 3A boys championships and lead the Mountain Lions to the team title Season update: McAlkich’s season scoring ...

Mock has winning attributes

Name: Lydia Mock School: Chestnut Ridge Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Volleyball Athlete of the week achievement: Mock recorded a combined 53 kills in wins over Bedford, Tussey Mountain and Southern Fulton. She then collected 64 kills and 12 blocks in leading the Lady Lions to the ...

Work ethic pays off for Dale

Name: Jon Dale School: Moshannon Valley Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Dale carried the ball 28 times for 302 yards and six touchdowns in a 50-34 victory over Tussey Mountain. He also returned a kickoff 79 yards for a seventh touchdown in ...

Conrad aiming for 4

Name: Mark Conrad School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Conrad returned an interception 22 yards for a score and scored the eventual game-winning touchdown on a 21-yard reception in a 24-21 victory over Forest ...

McConnell gets mark

Name: Sadie McConnell School: Northern Bedford County Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: McConnell recorded three goals in a 6-3 win over Moshannon Valley, scored three goals in a 3-2 win over Fannett-Metal and had four goals and an assist in a ...

Bauer delivers for Lady Devils

Name: Jenna Bauer School: Central Cambria Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Volleyball Athlete of the week achievement: Bauer delivered 47 kills and 38 service points in three dual matches and helped lead her team to the Derry Invitational championship with 41 kills and 22 service ...

Bezek passing the test for CC

Name: Justin Bezek School: Central Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Bezek completed 17-of-24 passes for 233 yards and three touchdowns with no interceptions in Central Cambria’s 28-18 victory over Penn Cambria. Season update: ...