Miscellaneous

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 ...

Haugh’s goal lifts Altoona over BG

Paris Haugh scored the only goal of the game for the Altoona girls soccer team in a 1-0 win over Bishop Guilfoyle at the Altoona Intramural Field Saturday.The goal, which came in the second half, was assisted by Mykenah Massar. Altoona goalie Alicia Carper got the shutout as the Lady Lions ...

Stevens, Hallinan advance

Altoona juniors to play in 3A finalIt will be an all-Altoona final this morning in the District 6 Class 3A Singles Tennis Championships.No. 2 seed Jessica Stevens, an Altoona junior, will take on No. 4 seed Lindsey Hallinan, also an Altoona junior, in the championship match at 10:30 a.m. at the ...

Hollidaysburg’s Wood leads after first day

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Isaac Wood shot a 74 and found himself in a familiar position after one day at the District 6 Class 3A high school golf championships at Scotch Valley Country Club on Wednesday.The Hollidaysburg senior leads the event he won in 2014. Wood, however, failed to finish in the top ...

Grier sweeps Lady Eagles

TYRONE - Grier swept Tyrone, 6-0, in high school girls tennis action Wednesday.Kristen Lucas, Olivia and Maggie Ackley, Janet Ruiz, and Tess Martin all picked up singles wins for Grier.In doubles action, the pairs of Mosha Mochchevitina and Maria Loberia, and Eugenia Sotomayer and Annie ...

Lady Tigers sweep MC

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Hollidaysburg defeated Mifflin County, 5-0, behind singles wins from Veronica Helsel, Jenee Delerme and Helen Rose, in high school tennis Monday.In doubles competition, Chloe Love and Paige Jodon won at No. 1, and Ziana Younes and Samantha Betar won at No. 2.SINGLES: 1, Helse, ...

CC girls earn grant at tourney

Nineteen school districts and 140 student golfers took part in the third annual scholastic Operation Our Town golf tournament at Park Hills Country Club Monday afternoon.The winning boys and girls programs were awarded $2,500 grants to be used for a current or new school program that is aimed ...

Altoona splits games

FROSTBURG, Md. - The Altoona boys soccer team finished second on Saturday at the Mountain Ridge Tournament in Maryland, losing 2-1, to Brunswick, Md. in the opener while coming back to beat the host team, Mountain Ridge, 4-0, in high school action.The tourney format is not a traditional format ...

Lady Lions post victory number 5

HARMONY - The Altoona Area High School girls tennis team improved its record to 5-1 with a 4-1 victory over Seneca Valley on Friday.Jess Stevens, Lindsey Hallinan and Kayley Burke won straight-set singles matches for the Lady Lions, and the doubles team of Maura Skelley and Jasmine VonColln ...

VanKirk first as Blue Devils top Williamsburg

BELLWOOD - Robert VanKirk finished 7 seconds ahead of Williamsburg's Trevor Butler with a time of 19:43, and his teammates, Brayton Coover and Jake Miller, were third and fourth, respectively, to power homestand Bellwood-Antis to a 23-32 victory in high school boys cross country on Tuesday.The ...

Labriola finishes on top as Marauders split pair

A.J. Labriola was the medalist with a score of 86, leading Bishop Guilfoyle to a split in Laurel Highlands Conference high school golf action against Bedford and Westmont Hilltop at Park Hills Country Club on Tuesday.Guilfoyle shot 510 as a team, while Bedford carded 526. Westmont swept the ...

Central overpowers Tyrone

TYRONE - Lauren Kensinger, Ellie King, Yvonne Longenecker and Paige Long won singles matches to help Central top Tyrone, 6-1, in high school girls tennis action on Tuesday.The teams of Kenedi Berkhimer and Ashley Josapak, and Candace Holt and Michaela Brown swept the doubles competition.Tina ...

C-K rallies to win

WILLIAMSBURG - Emily Claar recorded nine kills and 12 service points, and Claysburg-Kimmel regrouped after losing the first game to notch an Inter-County Conference win at Williamsburg, 8-25, 25-20, 25-20, 25-10, in high school girls volleyball on Thursday.Claysburg also got nine kills from ...

Devils sweep Guilfoyle

EBENSBURG - Kourtney Cavalier, Julia Schaffer and Taylor Mazzarella had singles wins as Central Cambria swept Bishop Guilfoyle, 5-0, at the Ebensburg Tennis Center in high school girls tennis action on Thursday.Central Cambria received doubles wins from the teams of Maria Farabaugh and Liza ...

Weimert, Milanesi star for Heights

PATTON - Matt Weimert and Matt Milanesi each had three goals and an assist in leading Cambria Heights to an 8-4 win over United in high school boys soccer Wednesday.The Highlanders, now 2-0, led 5-2 at halftime.SCORE BY HALVESUnited2 2 - 4Cambria Heights 5 3 - 8First Half: CH-Weimert ...

Tigers sweep Bearcats

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Ali Wyland had 21 service points, seven aces, seven kills and 11 digs to lead Hollidaysburg to a 25-14, 25-16, 25-7 victory over Huntingdon.Rachel Gualdoni had nine digs and 10 kills, and Miranda Rhodes added 24 assists for Hollidaysburg, which improved to 2-0.Mallory Sellers ...

Altoona boys sweep Latrobe, Gateway

MONROEVILLE - Junior Greg Williams paced the field with a time of 19:16 to lead the Altoona Area High School boys cross country team to a season-opening 19-38 win over Latrobe and a 21-40 victory over host Gateway on Wednesday.Senior Brady McCarthy finished second in a time of 19:52 for ...

Keipert leads CC past Guilfoyle

EBENSBURG - Led by Alex Keipert's medalist score of 71, the Central Cambria High School golf team defeated visiting Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic, 447-546, in high school golf action on Wednesday at Ebensburg Country Club.Central Cambria improved to 2-0 overall and in the Laurel Highlands Athletic ...

Central defeats Tyrone in tennis

MARTINSBURG-Lauren Kensinger, Ellie King and Yvonne Longenecker each earned singles victories to lead Central to a 6-1 victory over Tyrone in the high school girls tennis season opener for both teams Wednesday.The teams of Candace Holt and Kenedi Berkhimer, and Ashley Josapak and Lindsey ...