Scholastic Sports

Hollidaysburg’s baseball season comes to an end

By John Enrietto For the Mirror SLIPPERY ROCK — Two bad innings can’t ruin a season. But they can end one. Hollidaysburg allowed four runs in the first inning and five in the fifth in dropping a 10-6 decision to Cathedral Prep in a PIAA Class 5A sub-regional baseball game Thursday ...

Chestnut Ridge falls on late Karns City rally

WINDBER — The last three outs of any game are always the hardest to get. That proved true for the Chestnut Ridge softball team on Thursday in its District 5-9 Class 3A subregion championship game against Karns City. After holding the Lady Gremlins to two hits, one run and only three ...

Glendale wins on crazy play

By John Hartsock jhartsock@altoonamirror.com UNIVERSITY PARK — Keep on truckin’. That was sophomore Lexi Mulhollen’s motto Wednesday afternoon, when she capitalized on a chaotic situation to score all the way from first base with the winning run for Glendale in the bottom ...

When P-O needs her, Harris delivers

By Todd Irwin For The Mirror UNIVERSITY PARK – Philipsburg-Osceola sophomore pitcher Kameryn Harris seems to be at her best in the big games. Last year, she tossed a shutout against Bald Eagle Area in the District 6 2A championship game. Harris came into Wednesday night’s District 6 ...

McGregor will be recommended as next head coach

From Mirror reports Central Cambria High School will apparently be turning over the reins of its football program to one of its own. Shane McGregor is in line to be the new head football coach at Central Cambria. According to the school’s athletic director, Randy Wilson, that is only a ...

Harris strong for Mounties

Name: Kamryn Harris School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 16 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Harris fired a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts and no walks and ended a 10-0 District 6 Class 3A quarterfinal win over West Shamokin with a two-run homer for her ...

Team player comes up big

Name: Tyler Treese School: Hollidaysburg Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Treese hit a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning to account for the only scoring in Hollidaysburg’s 2-0 District 6 Class 5A championship game ...

Final Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: Howe, Ho, 10.95; Chadbourn, BG, 10.97; Weaver, T, 11.16; Germaux, TM, 11.22; Adams, A, 11.24; Dull, CR, 11.24; Sankey, BG, 11.24 200 dash: Sankey, BG, 22.70; Germaux, TM, 22.77; Chadbourn, BG, 22.98; Lawhead, A, 23.15; Mitchell, T, 23.20 400 dash: Kutchman, CC, 50.85; Howe, ...

College signing

Aubrey Stitt: Penn State Altoona basketball Name: Aubrey Stitt High school: Hollidaysburg Area Hometown: Hollidaysburg Sport: Basketball Position: Point guard College choice: Penn State Altoona Other colleges considered: None Why I picked Penn State Altoona: “I wanted to have ...

Gotta hand it to them

SHIPPENSBURG — One could try to compartmentalize the Central Cambria High School girls 3200-meter relay team’s accomplishment into a number of moments. A smiling Lexi Peterman running around the infield as fast as she seemed to run her leg, following her teammates’ circuits of the ...

Green Hornets win third straight title

It’s one thing to win a title once, even back-to-back. The Juniata Valley baseball team, though, has now done it for a third straight year in the District 6 postseason. The Green Hornets took control from the first inning and never looked back as they captured their third straight ...

Treese’s walk-off lifts Tigers

It was one of those majestic moments frozen in time, the kind that might play out during a made-for-television sports movie. For senior first baseman Tyler Treese and his Hollidaysburg Area High School baseball teammates, it was a moment, and a memory, that they will cherish forever. With ...

Bearcats upset Central in 3A

The Huntingdon Area High School baseball team entered Saturday afternoon’s District 6 Class 3A championship game against top-seeded Central as the seventh seed with a modest 12-7 record. But Huntingdon proved that numbers, just like appearances, can be quite deceiving. The Bearcats rode ...

Garver’s shutout helps C-K win

CLAYSBURG — The District 6 1A semifinal softball game between Claysburg-Kimmel and Bishop Carroll featured one team trying to make it back to the championship game and the other trying to get there for the first time. The team with history on its side prevailed. Claysburg played in six ...

B-A’s Gerwert claims silver

SHIPPENSBURG — Some people like to take a teddy bear to bed with them, or maybe their favorite blanket. Bellwood-Antis’ Lexi Gerwert prefers silver — as in the silver medal she won in the Class 2A pole vault during Saturday’s competition at the PIAA Track and Field Championships at a ...

Stoy guts out winning effort

SHIPPENSBURG — Kam Stoy already had felt the exhilaration of winning a medal of his own, and now he was going to share the experience of climbing the state podium with his Penn Cambria High School teammates. And he wasn’t going to let a nasty fall or an injured hip deny him. Running in ...

One more for the mantel

SHIPPENSBURG — Penn Cambria High School’s Jadyn Tiracave has been throwing the javelin for a long time, and she’s not ashamed to admit that she still hasn’t figured out all the nuances of success in the event. “You’d think after so many years how can you mess something up or not ...

Early runs doom B-A in title loss

For the final five innings of Friday night’s District 6 2A championship baseball game against defending champion Bishop McCort, third-seeded Bellwood-Antis outscored the fourth-seeded Crushers. Unfortunately for the Blue Devils, the first two innings at PNG Field were dominated by ...

Free passes doom Lions in final

It’s always been a part of baseball jargon that a walk is as good as a hit. That was certainly the case for State College in the District 6 Class 6A championship game Friday afternoon. State College benefited from 10 walks — including four during a five-run third inning — to defeat ...

Sylne, Paronish have strong first day at states

By Philip Cmor pcmor@altoonamirror.com SHIPPENSBURG — Cleeford Sylne was voted Bedford Area High School’s prom king, and he thought that was pretty cool. Now the foreign exchange student from Haiti has something with which to measure it, and he wasn’t going to say which was better ...