Soccer

Shaulis, Golden Eagles oust Hollidaysburg boys

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Thursday night was a special night for Tyrone Area High School senior soccer standout Owen Shaulis. Tyrone won its first playoff game in Shaulis’ four-year career, advanced to the district championship game in doing so, and Shaulis had a lion-sized hand in the ...

Gwinn’s goal lifts ’Cats

Amanda Gwinn scored with only 57 seconds remaining to give the Huntingdon Lady Bearcats a 3-2 victory over Penn Cambria in the District 6 Class 2A soccer quarterfinals Thursday night at Mansion Park. Although the game appeared headed for overtime, Huntingdon coach Mike Armstrong wasn’t ...

Highlanders defeated in shootout

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Two crucial saves in the shootout by freshman goalkeeper Nick Singer sealed the win Thursday night, 4-3, as No. 6 Forest Hills earned its first playoff win in program history. With both teams tied at two a piece after regulation and two periods of overtime, Singer denied ...

Bedford edges Ridge in semis

BEDFORD — Logan LaMarche connected on the game’s only goal 6:09 into the first overtime to lift Bedford over Chestnut Ridge in the District 5 Class 2A high school boys soccer semifinals Thursday. Zach Kachman assisted on the goal. “Both teams played with a ton of heart,” Bedford ...

McCort takes charge in second half vs. Carroll

It’s not how you start, but how you finish. The Bishop McCort boys soccer team used a strong finish to score three straight goals late in the second half, as the Crushers broke a 1-1 tie and went on to log a 4-1 victory over Bishop Carroll in a District 6 Class 1A semifinal playoff game ...

Brown scores eight goals as Bedford crushes FH

BEDFORD — Jenna Brown scored eight goals and assisted on three others as the Bedford offense exploded onto the postseason scene with 15-1 win over Forest Hills in the District 6 Class 2A quarterfinals Wednesday evening. Amber Thomas scored four more goals and totaled five ...

PC gets just one shot in loss

BELLEFONTE — After Penn Cambria established an aggressive attack in the game’s first 10 minutes, it was all Juniata in an 8-0 District 6 Class 2A boys soccer opener Wednesday at Bald Eagle Area High School. Juniata (12-6) will play the winner of today’s game between Cambria Heights and ...

MV keeper ends Guilfoyle’s season

By Todd Irwin tirwin@altoonamirror.com PHILIPSBURG — The Moshannon Valley girls soccer team didn’t enter last year’s District 6 Class A playoffs, so Tuesday night’s quarterfinal game against Bishop Guilfoyle was new territory for the Damsels. They didn’t seem to have any problem ...

BCC boys capture league title

BELLEFONTE — Davis Dull turned in an MVP performance to lead the Blair County Christian School boys soccer team to its league championship. Dull scored three goals as Blair County Christian won the championship game of the Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys tournament with a 3-2 ...

Altoona boys, girls facing State College

Altoona and State College are set for a girls-boys doubleheader for the District 6 Class 4A soccer championships. The Altoona girls, the top seed, will face second-seeded State College at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 29 at Saint Francis University in the final. The game will be followed by the ...

Thomas hits another milestone for unbeaten Bedford

JOHNSTOWN — Bedford’s Amber Thomas scored her 100th career goal earlier this season, and now she has 100 career assists. Thomas’ first of three assists Thursday night was her 100th career, and she also scored four goals in Bedford’s 8-0 rout of Richland in high school girls ...

Tyrone notches win

HUNTINGDON — Alex Taylor scored on an assist from Owen Shaulis in the first half for the game’s only goal as Tyrone defeated Huntingdon, 1-0, in Mountain League boys soccer action on Thursday. Tyrone improved its record to 6-7, while Huntingdon fell to 8-3-2. SCORE BY HALVES Tyrone 1 ...

Tigers get come-from-behind win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Rita Kendziora’s two goals in the waning minutes of the second half lifted Hollidaysburg over DuBois, 2-1, on Wednesday in high school girls soccer action. Alyssa Bell had an assist on the tying goal as Hollidaysburg improved to 13-4. Isabella Beers scored the only goal ...

Duo lead Altoona past Mifflin County

Austin Kravetz scored twice while Alex Berardinelli added a goal and an assist to lead Altoona over Mifflin County, 3-1, Tuesday night in boys high school soccer action at Mansion Park. The Mountain Lions (10-7) trailed 1-0 before scoring three straight first-half goals. SCORE BY ...

Lady Lions make history with victory

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The number 13 is widely considered unlucky, but for the Altoona girls soccer team, it proved to be a magical number Monday night. The Lady Lions closed out the regular season with a 4-0 victory over archrival Hollidaysburg at Tiger Stadium for their 13th win of the season, ...

Negley makes history for Central girls in win

MARTINSBURG — Ashley Negley scored twice to reach 100 goals for her career, and Alana Padula scored late with an assist from Avery Black to lift Central over Tyrone, 4-3, on senior night in Mountain League girls soccer action Monday. The Lady Dragons went into halftime tied, 2-2, before ...

Kendziora leads Lady Tigers

TYRONE — Rita Kendziora completed her second-half hat trick with a little help from Alyssa Bell as Holildaysburg scored five goals after halftime to shut out Tyrone, 5-0, in high school girls soccer on Saturday. Bell finished with a goal and two assists, and a fifth Lady Tiger goal was ...

Lady Lions celebrate senior day victory

Altoona celebrated its senior day with a 6-3 victory over DuBois in high school girls tennis action at Penn State Altoona on Friday. Alese Rinker, Emma Skelley, Eve Hogan, Zoe Wilson, Isabella Frank and Emily Neil earned singles wins for the Lady Lions, who improved to 8-4. Seniors honored ...

Berardinelli’s big game lifts Altoona

HOLLIDAYSBURG — It was another one of those Altoona-Hollidaysburg rivalry games. You know — throw out the record books, etc. The schools’ boys soccer teams clashed at Tiger Stadium on Thursday night and the Mountain Lions used a pair of Alex Berardinelli penalty kicks and a ...

Hollidaysburg knocks off Central Mountain

MILL HALL — Rita Kendziora scored twice and assisted on three other Hollidaysburg goals as the Lady Tigers sandwiched Central Mountain’s two goals with three in both halves for the 6-2 win Thursday in high school girls soccer. Paige Miller had a goal and an assist for the Lady Tigers ...