Soccer

Lady Panthers move on

LOYSBURG — The Northern Bedford girls soccer team advanced to the District 5 1A semifinals on Saturday, thanks to a 3-2 overtime win over North Star in a first-round game in high school action. “Our girls came to win and it showed in the way the team came together,” Northern coach ...

‘Frantic’ Bedford advances past Everett

BEDFORD — The Bedford Area High School girls soccer team manged to keep its undefeated record intact and advance to the semifinal round of the District 6 Class 2A playoffs. The Everett girls soccer team wrapped up a 12-8 season by coming up on the short end of a hard-fought game. To hear ...

Scott scores twice as Highlanders rally to win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Cambria Heights boys soccer team has given up the first goal of the game a number of times this season so when it happened in the team’s playoff opener, the Highlanders weren’t particularly fazed by it. Tyler Scott quickly answered with the equalizer and scored two ...

Fast start propels Warriors

EVERETT — Everett coach Brad Zembower said his team responded after he told them to “come out hot” in the District 6 Class 2A boys soccer quarterfinals. “Towards the end of the season we really kind of hit a wall,” Zembower said. “We talked about the importance of taking it to ...

Sylne’s tally enough for Bisons

BEDFORD —  Senior Cleeford Sylne scored the only goal of the game early in the first half, leading fourth-seeded Bedford to a 1-0 victory over fifth-seeded West Shamokin in the quarterfinals of the District 6 Class 2A boys soccer playoffs Thursday evening at the Bedford Area High School ...

Three out of three ain’t bad

For the Mirror The Central High School girls soccer team completed a hat trick Thursday night. After winning a pair of  regular-season matchups with Bald Eagle Area, the Lady Dragons posted a 3-0 shutout over the Lady Eagles in a District 6 2A quarterfinal test at Mansion Park. The win ...

Routch helps Hollidaysburg cruise into title game

HOLLIDAYSBURG—Sydney Routch had a hand in all five goals that Hollidaysburg scored in the first half against Somerset. The rest of her teammates joined in on the fun, too. The Lady Tigers dominated the Golden Eagles, 10-1, at home in the District 6 3A semifinal match Wednesday ...

Golden Tigers jump out early, often in eliminating Bearcats

HUNTINGDON — Second-seeded Huntingdon scored the first goal of its District 6 3A boys soccer playoff game against third-seeded Hollidaysburg on a chilly Wednesday night at Detwiler Memorial Field. But before the lights were turned on a half hour after the game started, the Golden Tigers lit ...

Husick holds off Sherlocks at D5 cross country

BEDFORD — Thirteen cross country runners from Bedford County qualified for the state tournament on Wednesday at the District 5 boys 2A and 1A and girls 1A championships held at the Bedford County Technical Center, with Tussey Mountain’s Trenton Husick capturing the Class 1A boys individual ...

On to the finals

For the Mirror Bishop Guilfoyle and Bishop McCort. Two longtime rivals in high school athletics. Great matchups in football and basketball. You can add soccer to the list. The No. 1 seed Lady Marauders advanced to the District 6 1A girls soccer final by blanking No. 4 Grace Prep ...

Own goal leads to Damsels’ downfall

JOHNSTOWN — Last year the Moshannon Valley girls soccer team advanced to the District 6A title game after defeating Bishop McCort. The two teams met up again in the semifinals oon Wednesday night, this time at Point Stadium. The match was a back and forth affair, with strong defense ...

Proven Juniata sidelines Devils

HOLLIDAYSBURG — It didn’t take very long for the playoff-tested Juniata girls to set the tone in the District 6 Class 2A soccer quarterfinals against Central Cambria. With its array of crosses and through balls, the Lady Indians quickly put the pressure on the Lady Red ...

Chestnut Ridge year ends in heartbreaking fashion

JOHNSTOWN — In Tuesday night’s District 6 Class 2A playoff game, the Chestnut Ridge boys soccer team dominated play most of the night. The Lions outshot Ligonier Valley, 26-5, and had the ball on the Rams’ side of the field most of the time. However, they were not able to put the ball ...

Bad second half sinks PC

The Penn Cambria girls soccer team seemed to be in a comfortable position leading 2-0 at halftime. After all, they were going against a Bald Eagle Area team that only scored 23 goals in 18 games. However, the Lady Bald Eagles exploded for six goals within a span of 8:41 as part of an ...

Huskies’ season now over

WINGATE — You couldn’t have asked for more out of a playoff game with the matchup between Bellefonte and Bishop Carroll Tuesday night in the District 6 3A boys soccer semifinals. It was a hard fought game that saw leads change multiple times, and it was obvious that the Red Raiders and ...

Warriors’ Maxwell delivers on offense

Everett’s Kaitlyn Maxwell is just a freshman, but she played beyond her years in the team’s opening round playoff game. Maxwell gave the Lady Warriors a quick 1-0 lead with a goal in the opening minute and added another late in the first half to lead Everett past Ligonier Valley 2-0 in ...

Tigers’ Wood misses out on medal by stroke

YORK — Hollidaysburg’s Isaac Wood improved on his first-day score by five strokes and shot a 75 on the final day of the PIAA 3A high school golf championships at Heritage Hills Golf Resort. Wood’s two-day total of 155 was good enough to rank him 11th in a field of 36 golfers. Wood ...

Hollidaysburg comes up short vs. Somerset

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Olle Stranberg scored a pair of second-half goals to lead once-beaten Somerset to a 2-1 victory over Hollidaysburg Monday night in high school boys soccer action. Somerset improved to 16-1. Hollidaysburg, which wrapped up its regular season with a 10-7 record, got its lone ...

Bedford, BG top seeds

Four teams from the Mirror coverage area garnered No. 1 seeds on Saturday for the upcoming District 6 soccer playoffs, including Bedford and Bishop Guilfoyle in Class 2A and Class 1A girls, respectively. The Hollidaysburg girls and Everett boys also received top seeds in their respective ...

Everett girls win ICC title

LOYSBURG — South Division champion Everett edged North Division champ Northern Bedford in the Inter-County Conference girls soccer championship game on Saturday, 4-3, with two goals in the final 3 minutes of the game. Kylie Cessna, Kaitlyn Maxwell, Makayla Donahoe and Brittany Ewing scored ...