Athlete of the Week

Cooper has Ridge rolling

Name: Logan Cooper School: Chestnut Ridge Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Basketball Athlete of the week achievement: Cooper scored 25 points — making 5-of-7 3-pointers — to go with seven rebounds and eight assists in a win over Fannett-Metal, then had a 14-point, six-assist, ...

CC’s Murin has big goals

Name: Max Murin School: Central Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Wrestling Athlete of the week achievement: Murin captured his fourth Penn Cambria Sheetz Holiday Classic title and was named outstanding wrestler. Murin defeated 2016 PIAA Class 3A runner-up Jimmy Hoffman of Hazleton ...

Engle helps Eagles go 3-0

Name: Kasey Engle School: Tyrone Area Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Basketball Athlete of the week achievement: Engle scored 14 points in a rout of Philipsburg-Osceola, had 20 in a 52-51 win over rival Central and scored 24 points in a 71-61 win over Claysburg-Kimmel Season update: ...

Martinazzi off to hot start

Name: Alyssa Martinazzi School: Bishop Carroll Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Basketball Athlete of the week achievement: Martinazzi was named MVP of the Penns Manor Tournament by scoring 20 points in a 76-44 victory over Claysburg-Kimmel in the first round and 20 points in a 59-34 win ...

Chadbourn delivers on ‘D’

Name: Evan Chadbourn School: Bishop Guilfoyle Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Chadbourn, in just his second game after tearing an ACL on June 30, rushed four times for 25 yards, including a game-breaking 20-yarder in the third quarter in BG’s ...

BG’s Frederick terrorizes opponents on defense

Name: Luke Frederick School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Frederick blocked a punt, batted down two passes and had nine tackles, including two sacks, in Bishop Guilfoyle’s 48-6 romp over Steelton-Highspire in the ...

BG’s Berish a key contributor

Name: Michael Berish School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Berish caught three passes for 69 yards, including a 30-yard touchdown, and also rushed twice for 25 yards, including a 22-yard touchdown, in the Marauders’ ...

Conrad catches on at BG

Name: Mark Conrad School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Conrad caught six passes for 106 yards, including a 35-yard touchdown. He also intercepted a pass in BG’s 55-6 win over Northern Cambria in the District 6 Class ...

Ridge’s Dull coming up big

Name: Phillip Dull School: Chestnut Ridge Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Dull caught seven passes for 123 yards, which included a 68-yard touchdown, ran the ball four times for 15 yards and one score, and returned a punt 61 yards for another ...

CR’s Hauck nearly perfect

Name: Logan Hauck School: Chestnut Ridge Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Hauck was 14-of-15 passing for 174 yards with no interceptions in Ridge’s 41-13 victory over Everett in the District 5-8 Class 2A semifinals. He also rushed for 109 yards ...

Lund sparks Cinderella run

Name: Pam Lund School: Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic Age: 15 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Volleyball Athlete of the week achievement: Lund delivered 17 kills and 11 service points in a 3-2 win over top-seeded Northern Cambria in the District 6 Class 1A quarterfinals, had 15 kills and 14 points ...

McConnell a strong leader for NB

Name: Sadie McConnell School: Northern Bedford Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: McConnell scored the only goal in a 1-0 victory over McConnellsburg in Northern Bedford’s regular-season finale. She also scored the winning goal and assisted on ...

Tigers’ Cavalet can hurt you 2 ways

Name: Jarrett Cavalet School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: In wins over Central Mountain and DuBois, Cavalet completed 15-of-22 passes for 308 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions. He also rushed 37 times for 245 ...

Stevens repeats her success

Name: Lauren StevensSchool: Central CambriaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: GolfAthlete of the week achievement: Stevens repeated as the District 6 Class 2A girls golf champion by shooting a two-day score of 187. She had a 10-shot lead through the first round, fell behind by several strokes but came ...

Stevens makes quick rise to top

Name: Jess StevensSchool: Altoona AreaAge: 16Grade: JuniorSport: TennisAthlete of the week achievement: Stevens won the District 6 Class 3A singles tennis championship. She also won at No. 1 singles in wins over Huntingdon, Central and Central Mountain - dropping just one game.Season update: ...

Tigers’ Wood a champion again

Name: Isaac WoodSchool: Hollidaysburg AreaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: GolfAthlete of the week achievement: Wood won the District 6 Class 3A individual golf title by a whopping 12 strokes at Scotch Valley Country Club on Wednesday and Thursday. It was his second title in three years. He also ...

Adams’ leadership valuable

Name: Autumn AdamsSchool: Moshannon ValleyAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: SoccerAthlete of the week achievement: Adams scored two goals in a 5-1 win over West Branch, scored the game-winning goal in overtime on a corner kick in a 2-1 victory over Everett and scored all three Moshannon Valley goals ...

Trybus’ return a plus for BG

Name: Josh TrybusSchool: Bishop Guilfoyle CatholicAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: After missing two games with an injured leg, Trybus completed his first seven passes and threw for three touchdowns in the Marauders' 35-0 win over Penn Cambria at Mansion Park. ...

Border doing it all for ’Cats

Name: Ian BorderSchool: Huntingdon AreaAge: 16Grade: JuniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: Border ran for 216 yards and four touchdowns on 20 carries, and he also returned an interception 30 yards for a score in a 55-27 victory over Penn Valley.Season update: Border has rushed ...

Myrick leading her squad

Name: Delaney MyrickSchool: Bishop Guilfoyle CatholicAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: SoccerAthlete of the week achievement: Myrick had two goals and an assist in a 9-3 win over Cambria Heights, two goals and an assist in a 4-2 win over Penn Cambria and four goals and an assist in an 8-0 rout of ...