Athlete of the Week

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 ...

Routch scoring in bunches

Name: Sydney RoutchSchool: HollidaysburgAge: 16Grade: JuniorSport: SoccerAthlete of the week achievement: Routch assisted on all three Hollidaysburg goals in a 3-2 overtime win over Huntingdon, scored three goals in a 5-0 win over Conemaugh Township, scored four goals in a shootout loss to ...

Shope putting in the work

Name: Ryan ShopeSchool: AltoonaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: Shope completed 27-of-42 passes for 372 yards and five touchdowns in a 40-37 comeback victory over Peters Township on the road.Season update: Shope has completed 72-of-124 passes for 786 yards and ...

Gualdoni part of Tigers’ success

Name: Rachel GualdoniSchool: HollidaysburgAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: VolleyballAthlete of the week achievement: Gualdoni helped Hollidaysburg in wins over Central Cambria and Huntingdon and also helped the Lady Tigers win the Gold Bracket of the Saint Francis University High School Tournament. ...

Summer work pays off for Hite

Name: Nick HiteSchool: Penn CambriaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: Hite rushed for 124 yards and four touchdowns on 15 carries in a 28-0 win over Westmont Hilltop. He also forced and recovered a fumble and also intercepted a pass in the second half.Season ...

Wyland plays big for Lady Tigers

Name: Ali WylandSchool: Hollidaysburg AreaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: VolleyballAthlete of the week achievement: Wyland collected 32 kills, 14 blocks and 34 digs as the Lady Tigers won the Gold Division at the Northern Cambria Tournament on Saturday for what is believed to be the first time. ...

Drenning lauded for unselfish play

Name: Isaac DrenningSchool: Northern BedfordAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: Drenning threw for two touchdowns, ran for one and caught one as the Black Panthers edged West Branch, 41-39, on the road on Friday. He completed 9-of-14 passes for 113 yards to go ...

Cavalier continues to win

Name: Kourtney CavalierSchool: Central CambriaAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: TennisAthlete of the week achievement: Cavalier only lost one game in posting a trio of straight-sets victories as the Lady Red Devils notched team wins against Forest Hills, Bishop McCort and Johnstown. Central Cambria is ...

Hoenstine leads his team

Name: Alex HoenstineSchool: CentralAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: FootballAthlete of the week achievement: Hoenstine rushed for 204 yards on 20 carries, caught a pass for 65 yards and completed 4-of-6 passes for 31 yards in the Scarlet Dragons' 35-7 win over Hollidaysburg on Friday. He scored four ...

Pressure no problem for Harris

Name: Kam HarrisSchool: Philipsburg-OsceolaAge: 15Grade: FreshmanSport: SoftballAthlete of the week achievement: Harris fired a two-hit shutout with seven strikeouts and no walks in Philipsburg-Osceola's 4-0 win over Bald Eagle Area in the District 6 Class AA softball championship. She also ...

Johnson clutch for Valley so far

Name: Jack JohnsonSchool: Juniata ValleyAge: 16Grade: SophomoreSport: BaseballAthlete of the week achievement: Johnson went five innings to earn the win, giving up no earned runs and four hits to go with four strikeouts and no walks in a 7-1 victory over Portage in the District 6 Class A ...

CC’s Wess shines at state meet

Name: Paige WessSchool: Central CambriaAge: 15Grade: FreshmanSport: Track and fieldAthlete of the week achievement: Wess was part of the gold-medal winning 3200-meter relay at the PIAA Track and Field Championships. She also earned a seventh-place medal in the 1600-meter relay and advanced to ...

Hensor leads Hornets to final

Name: Bryce HensorSchool: Juniata ValleyAge: 18Grade: JuniorSport: BaseballAthlete of the week achievement: Hensor went 4-for-7 with two RBIs, four runs scored and four stolen bases in a 5-3 win over Ferndale and a 12-5 victory over Homer-Center in the District 6 Class A playoffs. He also ...

Cook, McGhee picked as top stars

Austin Montgomery told the audience he'd really rather not have to say anything at all as he received his Ron Rickens Sportsmanship Award before finally offering up a comment."I'd like to thank my coaches, teammates, family," Montgomery said, "and the community of Bedford."Bedford certainly ...

PC’s Michina sets a good example

Name: Lauren MichinaSchool: Penn CambriaAge: 16Grade: SophomoreSport: Track and fieldAthlete of the week achievement: Michina won the District 6 Class AA girls triple jump with a state-qualifying leap of 36 feet, 10.5 inches and also finished fourth and qualified for states with a height of 5-2 ...

Central’s Helsel puts in extra time

Name: Justin HelselSchool: CentralAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: Track and fieldAthlete of the week achievement: Helsel claimed first places in two individual events - the 100-meter dash and long jump - in the District 6 Class AA Track and Field Championships. He also anchored the second-place and ...

Gilkey setting the pace

Name: Sydney GilkeySchool: Central CambriaAge: 16Grade: JuniorSport: Track and fieldAthlete of the week achievement: Gilkey won the 3200-meter run and was part of the winning and record-setting 3200 relay at the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference Championships. The Lady Devils won the team ...

Burke doubles his pleasure

Name: Jimmy BurkeSchool: Bishop Guilfoyle CatholicAge: 17Grade: SeniorSport: Volleyball and tennisAthlete of the week achievement: Burke delivered 31 kills, 34 service points, including 11 aces, and 27 digs to help BG beat Huntingdon, Altoona and DuBois in straight sets. BG also won the ...