Baseball

Lady Mountie bats turn out in force

PHILIPSBURG — Maddie Lucas doubled, tripled, homered and drove in seven runs, and 10 of Philipsburg-Osceola’s 15 hits were for extra bases in the Lady Mounties’ 18-2 win over visiting Hollidaysburg in high school softball on Monday. Winning pitcher Kam Harris and Jordyn McDonald also ...

Guilfoyle spikers place fifth

CORAOPOLIS — The Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic boys volleyball team won eight of the 10 sets it played and finished fifth in the Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Tournament on Saturday. BG won all three sets against Farrell (25-16, 25-15, 25-20), went 2-1 against Baldwin (25-19, 25-19, 17-25) and ...

Hall’s single caps 3-run rally for in Panther win

LILLY — Penn Cambria rallied for three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to post a 5-4 Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference high school baseball win over Bedford on Friday. Dominic Hall capped off the rally with a bases-loaded, two-out single that drove home Brock Talko with the ...

Bedford, Ridge split doubleheader; Hollidaysburg sweeps Guilfoyle

NEW PARIS — Kaitlin Brunelli homered twice, including a grand slam that highlighted a six-run sixth inning, as Bedford earned a split with Chestnut Ridge in high school softball action on Friday. Brunelli finished with four hits and six RBIs as the Lady Bisons emerged with an 8-6 triumph. ...

Ready or not, playoffs are here

The Huntingdon Area High School baseball team has rolled through the regular season. However, the Bearcats could be tested as they make their bid to repeat as District 6 Class 3A champions. Based on the power-rating formula, Huntingdon garnered the No. 1 seed in 3A when District 6 unveiled ...

Williamsburg dominates in sweeping St. Joe’s

WILLIAMSBURG — Williamsburg needed just seven total innings to win two games against Saint Joseph’s. The Blue Pirates took the opener, 17-2, in three innings, then needed four to record the sweep, 19-2. Jared Webb led the way in the first game with three RBIs, while Drew Hileman smacked ...

B-A rallies past Central

MARTINSBURG — Caden Nagle struck out nine over six innings, and Travis Luensmann provided enough offense for Bellwood-Antis in a 5-4 win over Central in high school baseball action on Wednesday. Down 4-3, Luensmann delivered a two-run triple in the sixth inning for the Blue Devils (15-3). ...

Chamberlain shuts down West Branch in C-K win

CLAYSBURG — Dominic Francona’s RBI single that scored Connor Oakes in the first inning was all that Claysburg-Kimmel needed as it blanked West Branch, 1-0, in an Inter-County Conference North Division high school baseball game on Tuesday. Winning pitcher Corey Chamberlain struck out ...

Blue Devils capture two from Hornets

BELLWOOD — Bellwood-Antis took two from Juniata Valley in a meeting of top Inter-County Conference North Division high school baseball teams Monday. The Blue Devils shut out Juniata Valley, 5-0, in a completion of a suspended game. Travis Luensman doubled and struck out nine for the ...

Schmoke delivers key hit for Blue Devils

WINGATE — Alex Schmoke’s two-out, two-run homer in the top of the eighth inning proved to be the deciding hit, as Travis Luensmann picked up the save with a quick three outs in the final frame to give Bellwood-Antis a 6-4 win over Bald Eagle Area Saturday in high school baseball ...

Richner powers Valley in slugfest

ALEXANDRIA — Nathan Richner belted three home runs and drove in six runs, and Juniata Valley needed all of them to squeak by visiting Tyrone, 11-10, in area high school baseball on Friday. Quinn Zinobile had two hits for the Green Hornets. Bryce Hunter was 2-for-2 with two runs and two RBIs ...

Ertter, Zazvrskey lead Huskies to DH sweep

EBENSBURG —- Bishop Carroll improved to 4-8 with a Laurel Highlands Conference high school baseball twinbill sweep of visiting Cambria Heights on Thursday. In the opener, winning pitcher Carson Ertter struck out 13 in five innings in the Huskies’ 5-4 triumph. Logan Gottshall had two hits ...

Gampe, Tigers topple Altoona

Hollidaysburg Area freshman right-handed pitcher Caleb Gampe is a player who possesses composure well behind his years. Gampe put that poise on display Wednesday night at Mansion Park, tossing a complete-game six-hit victory, as Hollidaysburg trimmed archrival Altoona, 5-2. After giving up ...

Central Cambria edges Penn Cambria

LILLY — Blake Pellegrino scored twice for Central Cambria, and Devin Renzi had two hits as the Red Devils scored in five of seven innings in a 5-4 win over Penn Cambria in high school baseball on Wednesday. Tanner Perrone went 3-for-3 with a homer for Penn Cambria. CENTRAL CAMBRIA (5): ...

Big fourth propels Marauders

Bishop Guilfoyle scored 11 runs in the fourth inning en route to a 15-6 win over Central Cambria at Vets Field Tuesday in high school baseball. Michael Berish had four hits, drove in four runs and scored three times for BG (8-2). Winning pitcher John Fanelli added three hits and three RBIs, ...

Yon, Sinisi stand out in Lion win

Ian Yon hit a solo homer and combined on a five-hit pitching performance with Adam Sinisi to spark Altoona to 4-2 victory over visiting DuBois at Mansion Park in high school baseball action on Monday. Braeden Burchfield and Marcus Day both had two hits and drove in a run for Altoona. DuBOIS ...

Penn Cambria wins tourney

PORTAGE — Ashton Buck’s bases-clearing double in the eighth inning scored three runs, and Penn Cambria went on to defeat Portage, 9-7, and claim the Portage Spring Classic championship in high school baseball Saturday. After Caleb Hurley blooped a two-run single for Penn Cambria to put ...

Altoona’s offense breaks out

Ian Yon went 4-for-5 with two doubles and two RBIs, and Altoona scored six runs in the sixth inning to break a tie game and beat St. Marys, 12-6, in high school baseball on Friday at Mansion Park. Matt Hartman went 3-for-5 for Altoona, and John Gority had a tie-breaking single in the sixth ...

Guilfoyle doubles-up Penn Cambria

Six different Maruaders scored, and John Fanelli and Danny Carrieri each drove in two runs as Bishop Guilfoyle beat Penn Cambria in a Laurel Highlands Conference, 6-3, in a Laurel Highlands Conference high school baseball game on Thursday at Vets Field. Kenta Okada went 2-for-3 for Guilfoyle. ...

Devils outlast Pirates in 11 innings

BELLWOOD — Mark Stewart pitched seven shutout innings, and Travis Luensmann and Trentin Whaley both contributed two-run singles to highlight a four-run rally in the 11th inning that lifted Bellwood-Antis to a 6-2 victory over Williamsburg in the second game of a high school baseball ...