Scholastic Sports

Penn Cambria tops Hollidaysburg

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Makaylyn Clapper had 16 kills and nine blocks, Laken Guzic chipped in 18 assists, and Mia McCarthy finished with 22 digs as Penn Cambria knocked off Hollidaysburg 25-22, 16-25, 25-19, 27-25 Thursday night in high school girls volleyball. Hollidaysburg’s Clair Sauerland ...

Negley, Black fuel Lady Dragons’ rout

PHILIPSBURG — Ashley Negley and Averey Black each netted three goals for Central as the Lady Dragons shut out Philipsburg-Osceola, 10-0, in high school girls soccer Thursday afternoon. Alana Padula also scored twice and registered an assist for Central. SCORE BY HALVES Central 5 5 — ...

Golden Eagles get hat trick from Pearson

CLEARFIELD — Andrew Pearson had a hat trick, and Corey Johnston scored a goal and had two assists as Tyrone topped Clearfield, 5-2, in high school boys soccer on Thursday. SCORE BY HALVES Tyrone 3 2 — 5 Clearfield 1 1 — 2 First half: C—Shaw (unassisted), :07; T—Johnston ...

Ferguson paces Tyrone golfers

TYRONE — Tyrone’s Andrew Ferguson shot a 1-under par 71 to earn medalist honors and lift Tyrone to a victory in a Mountain League meet at Sinking Valley Country Club Thursday in high school golf. Ferguson’s teammate Jake Taylor carded a 78. Tyrone finished with a team total of ...

B-A, P-O win two

BELLWOOD — Kenny Robison won the boys race in 20 minutes, 26 seconds, and Jenna Bartlett took the girls race in 21:40 to lead both the Bellwood-Antis High School cross country teams to victories over Central on Thursday. The boys won, 21-35, and the girls won, 16-45. Caden Hazenstab ...

Shotgun wedding: Tyrone married to idea of its new offense

The Tyrone Area High School football program has lined up in the victory formation plenty of times over the past couple decades, but during the Golden Eagles’ first two wins this year, it has looked a little different. Jason Wilson’s offense is working strictly out of the shotgun, even in ...

Altoona trying to build off momentum of shutout victory

Following a quick start against Hollidaysburg, Altoona’s defense struggled to stop the Golden Tigers and a 42-27 final dampened some of the excitement about the Mountain Lions getting out of the WPIAL and starting fresh in the Mid-Penn League. A 38-0 thrashing of a Williamsport team that ...

CC spikes Bedford

BEDFORD — Ashley Grimes had 10 service points and eight kills, and Leah Bracken had 34 assists and six service points, to lead Central Cambria to a 25-12, 25-14, 25-6 sweep of Bedford in a Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference meet that opened the season for both teams on Thursday. Emily ...

Bell, Kendziora both have big night

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Alyssa Bell and Rita Kendziora each scored two goals to lead the Hollidaysburg girls soccer team to a 5-2 win over Conemaugh Township Wednesday night in high school action. Paige Woods added two assists for the Lady Tigers (2-1). SCORE BY HALVES Conemaugh Township 0 2 ...

Scholastic football Week 3 at a glance

FRIDAY Allderdice (0-2) at Altoona (1-1), 7 p.m. Notable: Allerdice is the only team on this year’s schedule Altoona played last year. The Mountain Lions won, 35-34. Bellwood-Antis (1-1) at Juniata Valley (1-1), 7 p.m. Notable: Teams have not played since 38-28 Blue Devils’ victory ...

Thomas leads Bedford to win

BEDFORD — Amber Thomas had a goal and an assist as Bedford shut out Penn Cambria, 4-0, Tuesday afternoon in high school girls soccer action. Lindsay Mowry recorded six saves while picking up the shutout. SCORE BY HALVES Penn Cambria 0 0 — 0 Bedford 3 1 — 4 First half: ...

Gripp helps Tyrone go 2-0

Name: Damon Gripp School: Tyrone Area Age: 16 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Gripp intercepted four passes and returned one of them for a touchdown in Tyrone’s victory over Central. Season update: Tyrone is 2-0 and Gripp has four catches for 77 ...

Delerme leads Lady Tigers

Name: Jenee Delerme School: Hollidaysburg Area Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Delerme went 3-0 at No. 1 singles to lead unbeaten Hollidaysburg past Windber, Mifflin County and rival Altoona. Season update: Delerme is undefeated in singles ...

Marauders lose first regular-season contest since 2013

By Jon Fleck For the Mirror Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic’s first offensive play Saturday night was disastrous. Westmont Hilltop’s Lee Santee stepped in front of Daniel Carrieri’s pass for an interception that gave the Hilltoppers the ball at the BG 13. Four plays later, Hudson Holbay ...

May, Kohler shine at Big Valley meet

REEDSVILLE — Bedford sophomore Van May and Tyrone senior Zach Kohler finished eighth and ninth, respectively, in the boys race of the Big Valley Cross Country Invitational hosted by Mifflin County on Saturday. May finished in 16:56 to place second among Class 2A runners, and Kohler finished ...

Berardinelli, Kravetz pace Altoona boys in opener

UNIONTOWN — Alex Berardinelli and Austin Kravetz each netted two goals as Altoona won its season opener over Laurel Highlands, 5-4, in high school boys soccer Saturday afternoon. Kolby Livingston scored twice in the loss for the Mustangs as they fell to 1-1. Berardinelli, Zach Kowalski, ...

Altoona finishes in 5th place

WATERFORD — The Altoona Lady Spikers finished fifth out of 16 teams in the Fort LeBoeuf Invitational in high school girls volleyball on Saturday. The team finished with a 6-4 overall record, losing in the quarterfinals to Warren. Bridgid Fox had 31 kills and 45 digs, Ireland McClellan ...

Altoona dominates Millionaires

Now in his third year as head coach of the Altoona Mountain Lions, Nick Felus hasn’t had many nights to celebrate. He certainly hasn’t had many occasions to celebrate a mercy-rule victory. However, Friday was one of those rare times when Felus was able to feel good about a victory — a ...

Tyrone topples Dragons

ROARING SPRING — Tyrone coach Jason Wilson had seen a performance like he got from defensive back Damon Gripp Friday night at Central’s Roaring Spring Athletic Field before. That was until Gripp surpassed Wilson’s older brother Jerry’s performance in a 2000 District 6 Class 2A ...

Line clears path for Hollidaysburg

LEWISTOWN — Hollidaysburg quarterback Brady Walters combined for 327 yards of total offense to lead Hollidaysburg to a 39-28 defeat over a scrappy Mifflin County squad Friday night at Mitchell Field. Walters passed for 234 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 93 yards and a score as the ...