Miscellaneous

Win puts Hollidaysburg in finals opposite State College

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Hollidaysburg’s season-long dominance continued Tuesday as the Lady Tigers rolled to a 5-0 sweep of DuBois in the District 6 Class 3A semifinals in high school tennis action. Jenee Delerme, Payton Ruggery and Paige Jodon all won in two sets for Hollidaysburg, which did not ...

Krug’s milestone part of BG victory

Bishop Guilfoyle senior setter Gabby Krug reached a milestone of 3,000 career assists as the Lady Marauders swept Forest Hills, 25-11, 25-11, 25-15, Tuesday night in high school girls volleyball action at the Pleasant Valley gym. “That is a tremendous accomplishment for Gabby to reach 3,000 ...

Golden Tigers come up short against MC

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Ben Love and Jeremy Jones finished fourth and fifth, respectively, but it was not enough for the Hollidaysburg boys to pull off a win against Mifflin County, which won, 21-36 in high school cross country action Tuesday. Chayce McNair won with a time of 17:42. In girls ...

Lady Lions celebrate senior day victory

Altoona celebrated its senior day with a 6-3 victory over DuBois in high school girls tennis action at Penn State Altoona on Friday. Alese Rinker, Emma Skelley, Eve Hogan, Zoe Wilson, Isabella Frank and Emily Neil earned singles wins for the Lady Lions, who improved to 8-4. Seniors honored ...

Altoona girls split meet

STATE COLLEGE — The Altoona cross country team suffered a few setbacks on Monday in a tri-meet with State College and Penns Valley, but the Altoona girls were able get a win when they defeated Penns Valley, 25-32, while falling to State College, 15-49, in high school action. Mackenzie ...

Lady Eagls win Mt. League title

TYRONE — Tyrone took four of five singles matches Friday afternoon to help the Lady Eagles pull off a 5-2 win over Central and clinch the Mountain League championship in high school girls tennis. Winnie Grot, who also won in doubles action with Ava McCracken, defeated Central’s Kierra ...

C-K snaps West Branch’s ICC winning streak

CLAYSBURG — Claysburg-Kimmel pulled off a feat that no Inter-County Conference team had been able to accomplish in six years — it knocked off West Branch in five sets on Thursday in high school girls volleyball action. The Lady Bulldogs dropped the first two sets (25-16 and 25-21) before ...

CC’s Ratchford moves into final

Central Cambria sophomore Olivia Ratchford will play for the District 6 Class 2A singles tennis championship on Thursday. Ratchford, the No. 2 seed, won three matches on Tuesday at Penn State Altoona to advance to Thursday’s noon final at PSU Altoona against top-seeded Alyssa Kush of ...

NBC boys, B-A girls go 2-0

MOUNT UNION — The Northern Bedford boys and Bellwood-Antis girls each went 2-0 in a triangular meet with Mount Union in high school cross country on Tuesday. Ian Zimmerman, Ian Sherlock and Connor Laird finished 1-2-3 to help the Northern Bedford boys beat Mount Union, 17-37, and Bellwood, ...

Kuntz, May among elite

CARLISLE — Central Cambria’s Stella Kuntz finished second and Bedford’s Van May finished third in the Girls and Boys Champion Races, respectively, in the Carlisle Invitational in high school cross country on Saturday. Kuntz finished in 19 minutes, 7 seconds and was edged out by ...

Lady Tigers win B-A title

BELLWOOD — The Hollidaysburg Area High School girls volleyball team captured the Bellwood-Antis Invitational championship on Saturday, thanks to a 25-21 win over Juniata Valley in the finals. The Lady Tigers went 4-0 in pool play, sweeping Mount Union (25-17, 25-14), Huntingdon (25-15, ...

Lady Lions win Central Mountain Invitational

LOCK HAVEN — Altoona won the four-team Central Mountain Invitational in high school girls tennis on Friday. Altoona finished with 19 points, Central Mountain was second with 16, followed by Indiana with eight and Mifflin County with seven. Singles champions for the Lady Lions included ...

DelBaggio shoots 70 at Sinking Valley Club

TYRONE — Leonard DelBaggio placed first in the Gross Division after shooting a 70 at the Senior Club Championship at Sinking Valley Country Club. Tom Otto and Steve Algeria both shot 74 to tie for second place, and Don Filby shot a 75 for fourth. Don McCaulley and Tom Stettek both shot 62 ...

Henninger, Altoona race past Golden Tigers

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Braeden Henninger and Gabe Ebersole of Altoona finished first and second respectively as the Mountain Lions defeated Hollidaysburg, 21-37, in high school cross country action Monday afternoon. Jeremy Jones of Hollidaysburg finished fourth in 18:31. Lauren Shaffer of Portage ...

Ferguson, Davis tie for title

JOHNSTOWN — Tyrone’s Andrew Ferguson and Hollidaysburg’s Eric Davis each shot 75 and were named co-champions of the Wheeling Scholastic Tournament at Sunnehanna Country Club on Sunday. Ferguson shot 76 and finished tied for fifth a year ago. Tanner Pershing of Northern Cambria, who ...

Hodnett, 49, dies after crash

From Mirror, wire reports YORK HAVEN — Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett has died after a crash Thursday night at BAPS Motor Speedway. The 49-year-old Hodnett, from Spring Grove, was the World of Outlaws Rookie of the Year in 1993 and went on to win 20 World of Outlaws races. He won the ...

Lady Tigers down Altoona in 4

Hollidaysburg knocked off Altoona, 22-25, 25-21, 25-4, 25-20, in a high school girls volleyball game on Thursday at the AAHS Fieldhouse on Erin Dodson Scholarship Night. Claire Sauerland led Hollidaysburg with 13 kills, Olivia Dipongrazio had 26 digs, and Reagan Ferguson contributed 37 ...

CC improves to 12-0

SOMERSET — Olivia Ratchford, Maria Farabaugh and Emma Ratchford each won singles match to help Central Cambria sweep Somerset, 5-0, and improve to 12-0 on Thursday in high school girls tennis action. Doubles winners for the Lady Devils were Corrine and Sophia Devan, and Sam Archangelo and ...

Ebersole, Henninger pace Mountain Lions

With Gabe Ebersole and Brayden Henninger finishing second and third, the Altoona boys topped Kiski Prep, 26-31, on the Logan Elementary School course on Thursday in high school cross country action. Kiski’s Jake Folaron won in a time of 18 minutes, 14 seconds, followed by Ebersole (18:17) ...

Reese’s 42 helps PC top Bisons

BEDFORD — Led by Collin Reese’s 42, Penn Cambria edged Bedford, 221-225, at Bedford Elks Thursday afternoon in high school golf action. Bedford’s Jared Turner was the medalist with a 40. PENN CAMBRIA (221): Reese 42, Fogel 43, O’Donnell 44, Garrett 45, Caldwell 47. BEDFORD (225): ...