Scholastic Sports

Adams reaches milestone

Altoona Area High School boys track and field coach Mike Adams earned his 99th and 100th career victories on Wednesday. Treyvaun Toney captured the 110- and 300-meter hurdles in leading Altoona to easy wins over Bald Eagle Area, 117-32, and Bellefonte, 102-44, at Mansion Park. Adams’ ...

Tigers edge Altoona

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Nolan Walters and Brendan Hileman combined on a four-hitter to lead the Hollidaysburg Area High School baseball team to a 6-2 win over Altoona on Wednesday. Walters worked five innings and finished with six strikeouts. Hileman struck out two. Walters was helped by his ...

Fasolo powers Lady Lions

Lindsey Fasolo smacked two homers that accounted for three runs in Altoona’s senior day 7-1 win over Hollidaysburg at Logan Elementary School field in high school softball on Wednesday. Caitlyn Palazzi, Montana Feathers, Alissa James, Alyson Adams and Fasolo each had two hits for Altoona. ...

BG spikers improve to 10-4

DuBOIS — Bishop Guilfoyle defeated DuBois, 25-14, 25-17, 25-18, in high school boys volleyball action on Wednesday to improve to 10-4. The Marauders got 33 assists and eight service points from Vincent Good, while teammate Charles Patterson added 17 kills and six service points. Adam ...

Gracious Watson credits many for D-I scholarship

By Jim Lane For the Mirror Altoona Area High School track and field standout Daiquain Watson is headed to Youngstown State University on a Division I athletic scholarship and he owes a lot of thanks to coach Mike Adams and former teammate Eli Mencer. Watson was one of nine AAHS ...

Martinazzi, Stoy shine at LHAC event

By Philip Cmor pcmor@altoonamirror.com LORETTO — Alyssa Martinazzi and Kam Stoy don’t have to show much of anything to anyone anymore, but they both arrived at Tuesday’s Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships with something to prove to themselves. Both ...

Altoona outlasts Guilfoyle

The Altoona Area High School boys volleyball team improved to 8-4 Tuesday night thanks to a 25-22, 21-25, 25-18, 25-27, 15-13 win over rival Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic at the AAHS Fieldhouse. The Mountain Lions got 33 kills, nine digs and four blocks from Phil Swartz to go with seven kills, 11 ...

Penn Cambria adds another ‘W’

CRESSON — Elizabeth Kleman drove in three runs to help Penn Cambria to a 5-3 win over Central Cambria in high school softball action on Tuesday. Mary Sral earned the win for Penn Cambria (18-2), striking out six while holding Central Cambria to just the three runs in the fourth inning. Lexi ...

Bellwood-Antis moves to 13-4

CLAYSBURG — Bellwood-Antis scored nine runs in the top of the first inning and knocked off Claysburg-Kimmel, 11-1, to improve to 13-4 in high school baseball action on Tuesday. Nevin Wood fired a three-hitter for the Blue Devils. Sawyer Kline and Travis Luensmann each had two hits and two ...

Tigers’ track teams sweep

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg Area High School boys track and field team defeated Saint Joseph’s Academy, 111-34, on Tuesday. Double-winner Kyle Lindsey claimed first place in the long jump (21-4) and set a school record in the high jump (6-7) that was previously held by Andrew ...

Huntingdon netters win

HUNTINGDON — Huntingdon wrapped up its season with a 5-2 victory over Clearfield in high school tennis on Tuesday. Bruce Perow, Sorgen Borgardt, Peter Kruse and Pierce Hunter-Kysor won in singles, and Joe Hark and Borgardt won in doubles. SINGLES: 1, Perow, H, def. Starr, 6-1, 6-0; 2, ...

Hampton leading Bedford

Name: Jess Hampton School: Bedford Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Hampton won three matches on Tuesday to claim the District 6 Class 2A singles title. He then won No. 1 singles matches on Wednesday vs. HOPE for Hyndman and Thursday vs. Somerset as ...

Peck comes up big for P-O

Name: Maggie Peck School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Peck homered for the only run in a 1-0 win against DuBois on Tuesday. Peck hit another home run in Thursday’s 19-9 victory against previously-once-beaten Central, ...

Central wraps up another Mountain League title

MARTINSBURG — Winning pitcher Jarrett Imler remained unbeaten at 7-0 by striking out five and walking just one in helping Central clinch the Mountain League title with a 5-1 victory over Bellefonte. Alex Hoenstine, Hunter Liebal and Michael Speck came through with two hits as the Scarlet ...

Lady Warrior has record-setting day

By Philip Cmor pcmor@altoonamirror.com LOYSBURG — Before competition began at Monday’s Inter-County Conference Track and Field Championships, Everett junior Stefanie Ketterman got a little help in goal-setting from a family member. “My grandma showed me the long jump record was ...

Fasolo’s big game lifts Altoona to win over Huntingdon

Lindsey Fasolo registered three hits and drove in four runs to lead Altoona past Huntingdon, 6-1, at Logan Elementary in high school softball Monday afternoon. Alyson Adams tallied two hits, while winning pitcher Alexa Young had an RBI and struck eight for the Lady Lions. SCORE BY ...

Chestnut Ridge teams lose to Berlin Brothersvalley

BERLIN — Berlin Brothersvalley swept Chestnut Ridge, 93-57 in boys action, and 119-30 in girls competition in high school track and field Monday. Noah Dillow won the long jump and triple jump for the Lions, and Corie Callihan won the shot put on the girls side, Chestnut Ridge’s only event ...

Beidle, Bonn top teammates to capture D5

BEDFORD — Caleb Beidle and Willie Bonn defeated Bedford teammates Luke Dague and Zach Kachman, 6-1, 6-3, in the finals of the District 5 doubles tennis championships. Beidle and Bonn topped Windber’s Nathan Bailey and Andrew Walsh in the semifinals and Somerset’s Logan Peters and Adam ...

Locals taste victory

The West beat the East, 17-14, in the annual Pennsylvania State Football Coaches Association East West All-Star Game Sunday afternoon at Mansion Park, and the area played a big role in the victory. Kevin Steele of Bedford was the head coach for the victorious West squad that included Bishop ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: Howe, Ho, 10.95; Chadbourn, BG, 10.97; Weaver, T, 11.16; Germaux, TM, 11.22; Dull, CR, 11.24; Sankey, BG, 11.24 200 dash: Germaux, TM, 22.77; Sankey, BG, 22.95; Chadbourn, BG, 23.09; Mitchell, T, 23.20; Lawhead, A, 23.23 400 dash: Bopp, CC, 51.45; VonColln, A, 51.79; ...