Miscellaneous

Tiger swimmers swept on the road by Bison

CLEARFIELD — The Hollidaysburg Area High School boys swim team fell to Clearfield, 124-57, and the girls team also lost to Clearfield, 113-65, in high school action on Friday. The Golden Tiger boys and girls teams are each 5-2. BOYS CLEARFIELD 124, HOLLIDAYSBURG 57 200 medley relay: ...

Yeckley, Altoona roll

STATE COLLEGE — Cole Yeckley netted four goals and added an assist for Altoona in its 8-1 rout of State College on Thursday at the Pegula Ice Arena in high school varsity ice hockey action. Sam Wyland, Owen Kravetz, Butch Baker and Cameron Yeckley each added a goal for Altoona, and ...

Lions, Tigers drop local foes

PATTON — The Altoona Area High School boys swim team improved to 6-0 on the season with a 103-46 victory over host Cambria Heights. Dylan Kratzer (200 freestyle, 500 freestyle), Brady McCarthy (50 freestyle, 100 backstroke), and Nate Lawhead (100 freestyle, 100 backstroke) were each ...

DuBois defeats Northern Cambria

NORTHERN CAMBRIA — Three DuBois competitors shot better than 270 as the Beavers took a 1,359-1,201 win at Northern Cambria in high school rifle on Wednesday. Joel Ludwig was high scorer for the Colts with 259. DuBois’ Rachel Sprague had the best score of the event with 277. DUBOIS ...

Altoona hockey triumphs

JOHNSTOWN — Butch Baker, Nate Della and Cameron Yeckley scored goals, and Remington Cumming stopped 16 of 18 shots as Altoona improved to 10-0-1 by knocking off previously unbeaten Johnstown, 3-2, in high school ice hockey on Tuesday night. Frosh Devils prevail BELLWOOD — Zach Mallon ...

Whysong keys Lions

BELLEFONTE — Alexis Whysong won the vault, bars, floor and all-around to help the Altoona Area High School gymnastics team defeat Bellefonte, 133.70-125.25. Vault—1, Whysong, A, 9.20; 2, Conner, B, 8.50; T-3, Hovies, B; Rispoli, A; Weaver, A, 8.40 each. Bars—1, Whysong, A, 8.80; 2, ...

Tyndall, Lowey help Hollidaysburg swim past Northern Cambria

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg boys were led by double winners Will Tyndall and Seth Lowey Wednesday night in high school swimming in a 132-18 victory over Northern Cambria. Tyndall took first-place finishes in the 200 IM and 100 fly, while Lowey was victorious in the 50 and 100 ...

Huntingdon sweeps Central Cambria

HUNTINGDON — Ben Atherton (200 free, 500 free), Andrew Edwards (100 free, 100 back) and Zeb Fowler (50 free, 100 butterfly) won two individual events apiece as he Huntingdon boys moved to 3-0 with a 106-55 victory over visiting Central Cambria Monday in high school swimming ...

2016 Mirror girls tennis all-stars

FIRST TEAM Kourtney Cavalier, sr., Central Cambria: Four-time Mirror first-team all-star ... Four-time District 6 Class 2A singles champion ... Captured the No. 1 singles title in the 18th annual Mountain Lion Tennis Invitational ... Led Lady Devils to the District 6 Class 2A team title ... ...

Lions rally to win

NORTHERN CAMBRIA — Rachel Borst collected nine kills and four blocks, and Kyle Clawson came up with 18 digs as Altoona came back after losing the first game to down host Northern Cambria, 23-25, 25-18, 27-25, 25-14, in high school girls volleyball Thursday. Altoona’s Maddie Benton dished ...

Hollidaysburg on top again

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area High School girls tennis program has now won seven District 6 team championships in eight years, but Lady Tigers head coach Brian Denis still doesn’t still doesn’t take any of them for granted. “It’s hard to win even one of these things, ...

McConnell’s goals lift NBC

LOYSBURG — Sadie McConnell scored two goals and an assist, including an unassisted corner kick in the first half to lead Northern Bedford to a 3-0 win over Chestnut Ridge Wednesday night in high school girls soccer. Jostin Ebersole had the final goal for the Panthers in the shutout ...

Following the pack leads to big day for CC

SIDMAN — At Wednesday’s Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference Cross Country Meet, pack running ruled the day for Central Cambria. The Red Devils did not have a top-five runner in the boys race, and their top girl runner finished third. However, Central Cambria had a strong pack of runners ...

Penns Valley wins Mountain; Tyrone’s Joe Kohler second

SPRING MILLS — The Penns Valley boys and girls cross country teams captured the Mountain League Championships on Wednesday in high school action at home. The Penns Valley girls finished with 25 points, thanks to a first-place finish from Rebecca Bierly in 19:24. The Penns Valley boys ...

PC setter reaches milepost

CRESSON - Alyssa Montgomery entered Thursday's Laurel Highlands Conference girls volleyball match needing six assists to reach 2,000 for her career.She got it, and then some.Montomery finished with 36 assists, and Penn Cambria needed them as the Lady Panthers defeated visiting Bishop Carroll in ...

Kensinger, Stern playing in finals

Central's Lauren Kensinger and Meggie Stern, the second seeds, will meet the top-seeded Westmont Hilltop duo of Lauren Criswell and Elle Goldblatt for the District 6 Class 2A girls doubles tennis championship on Saturday after winning three matches on Thursday.The first three rounds of the ...

Mounties advance

JOHNSTOWN - Philipsburg-Osceola golfers turned in three of the four lowest scores as the Mounties punched their ticket into the PIAA team championship with a 345-367 Class 2A District 5-6 subregional match victory over Rockwood on Thursday at Sunnehanna Country Club.P-O's Carter Fischer was ...

B-A drops close one

MOUNT UNION - Shykai Banks took first place in 17:34 to help lead the Mount Union boys past Bellwood-Antis, 23-32. Bellwood's Robert VanKirk finished second in 17:56 in cross country Thursday.The Mount Union girls won, 21-36, led by first-place finisher Dianne Rohrer in 21:18. Jenna Bartlett ...

CC’s Stevens reigns again in D6 girls golf

From Mirror reportsCRESSON - Defending winner Lauren Stevens had dropped a pair of close head-to-head decisions to Penn Cambria's Lauren Michina already this season, and Tuesday's second day of the District 6 Class 2A golf championships was shaping up as a rerun of those.Stevens led through ...

Valley rallies past Williamsburg

ALEXANDRIA - Juniata Valley rallied from a 2-1 deficit to claim the last two sets in a victory over Williamsburg (25-16, 16-25, 23-25, 25-18, 15-6) in high school girls volleyball on Tuesday night.Hayden Taylor led all players with 29 assists and 16 service points, while Halee Smith registered ...