Soccer

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 ...

Upcoming District 6 playoffs offer much intrigue

As area scholastic soccer teams prepare for the district playoffs, some very interesting scenarios have come into the picture for certain teams. The District 6 Class 2A girls playoffs may be a battle royal. The Central Lady Dragons are truly a rags-to-riches story. Five years ago when the ...

Central moves to 17-1

MARTINSBURG — Kaitlyn Laird netted a pair of goals as Central won a Mountain League game over Huntingdon, 5-0, and improved to 17-1 in high school girls soccer action on Thursday. Hannah Johnston, Ashley Negley and Emily Hoover each added a goal for Central. Huntingdon’s record fell to ...

Golden Tigers top Philipsburg-Osceola

HOLLIDAYSBURG —Austin Burket and Lucas Scordo each netted a first-half goal for Hollidaysburg in its 2-0 win over Philipsburg-Osceola in high school boys soccer on Thursday. Golden Tiger keeper Jaret Sweeney earned the shutout, as Hollidaysburg improved to 10-6. SCORE BY ...

Heights secures Section 1 crown

PATTON - Matt Weimert scored twice as Cambria Heights clinched the Laurel Highlands Conference Section 1 championship with a 4-2 comeback win over Bishop Carroll in high school boys soccer Tuesday.The Huskies led 2-1 at the half on the strength of Alex Karlheim's two unassisted goals, but the ...

Adams leads Damsels’ 8-0 rout

HOUTZDALE - Autumn Adams scored four goals and added an assist for Moshannon Valley in its 8-0 rout of Tussey Mountain on senior night in high school girls soccer Tuesday.Tapanga Timblin added a goal and two assists for the Damsels, who moved to 9-5.Tressa Lumadue, Emily Harsomchuck and Elaina ...

Lady Lion scores late to beat rival Tigers

By John Hartsockjhartsock@altoonamirror.comAltoona Area High School girls soccer coach Derek Winterburn characterizes junior Cierra Rhodes as a jack-of-all trades type of player who can play anywhere on the field.On Monday night, Rhodes found herself in the right place at the right time and ...

Scordo ‘stepped up his game’

Name: Lucas ScordoSchool: HollidaysburgAge: 16Grade: JuniorSport: SoccerAthlete of the week achievement: Scordo had an assist in a 2-0 win over Bellefonte last Monday, a goal in a 2-0 win against Altoona on Wednesday and two goals in Hollidaysburg's 3-2 victory against Bishop McCort on ...

Lady Bisons now 16-0

BELLEFONTE - Allison Pittman and Lydia Grimes each scored goals on assists from Amber Thomas to lift unbeaten Bedford over Bellefonte, 2-0, in high school girls soccer Monday.Keeper Katie Querry made five saves and recorded the shutout.Bedford improved to 16-0.SCORE BY HALVESBedford2 0 - ...

Schmidhamer helps Altoona beat State

Altoona junior Jarrett Schmidhamer scored the only goal of the match at the 17:11 mark of the first half to lift the Mountain Lions over State College, 1-0, in high school boys soccer Monday at Mansion Park.The win was the first for the Mountain Lions against the Little Lions since ...

Scordo’s goal lifts Golden Tigers, 3-2

JOHNSTOWN - Lucas Scordo scored a goal with 6 seconds left in the game to give the Hollidaysburg Area High School boys soccer team to a 3-2 win at Bishop McCort on Saturday.Scordo put the Tigers (8-5) up 2-1 with a goal at the 29:57 mark. The Tigers led 1-0 at halftime, thanks to a Conor ...

Frisch’s four goals power CC girls over Carroll

EBENSBURG - Haley Frisch netted four goals for Central Cambria as it build a four-goal halftime lead in its 7-0 Laurel Highlands Conference girls soccer rout of Bishop Carroll on Thursday.Mary Beth Woods added a pair of goals for the Lady Red Devils, and Katelyn Scanlan chipped in a goal and an ...

Tigers return the favor against Lions

By John Hartsockjhartsock@altoonamirror.comHOLLIDAYSBURG - Hollidaysburg Area High School boys soccer coach Craig Shale believes that his team is coming together as the season moves along and the District 6 playoffs are on the horizon."It feels like we're getting back on track,'' Shale ...

Smith leads Central

PHILIPSBURG - Olivia Smith scored three goals to power Central past Philipsburg-Osceola, 7-1, and improve its record to 14-1 in high school girls soccer on Wednesday.Kaitlyn Laird had two goals and an assist for the Lady Dragons, Tori Longenecker contributed a goal and an assist, and Ashley ...

Lady Bisons roll, still unbeaten

JOHNSTOWN - Amber Thomas scored four first-half goals and assisted on two in the second half, while Amelia Beland had four assists to go along with a goal to power undefeated Bedford to a 12-0 Laurel Highlands Conference girls soccer win at Westmont Hilltop on Tusday.Katie Querry notched the ...

Big second half propels Bears

BELLEFONTE - Great Commission broke open a one-goal match with five in the second half of their 6-1 victory over Centre County Christian on Tuesday in high school boys soccer.Josh Long and Aaron Benson notched two goals each, while Ben Oakley delivered three assists for the 10-3 Bears.Aaron ...

Hollidaysburg boys shut out Bellefonte

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Conor Pielmeier scored a goal and assisted on another as Hollidaysburg shut out Bellefonte, 2-0, in high school boys soccer on Monday.Austin Burket netted the first goal for the Golden Tigers, while Lucas Scordo assisted on the Pielmeier score.Seth Lowey (two saves) and Jaret ...

Harvey’s four goals lead Penn Cambria

CRESSON - Emmy Harvey recorded four goals - the sixth time this year she's had a hat trick - to help Penn Cambria blank Johnstown Christian, 8-0, and improve to 9-7 in high school girls soccer on Monday.Madison Grove had two goals, and Kendra Chapaloney and Emily Diehl each had one.SCORE BY ...

Lady Devils blank Guilfoyle

EBENSBURG - Katlyn Novitski's first-half goal off an assist from Mary Beth Woods proved to be the game-winner as Central Cambria shut out Bishop Guilfoyle, 2-0, in high school girls soccer on Thursday.Woods added an insurance goal minutes later. Keeper Trinity Sral made four saves to earn the ...

Great Commission, Blair Christian win

HUNTINGDON - Josh Stuart scored three goals in the first 11 minutes, and Aaron Bracken found the net twice in the next 4 minutes as Great Commission rolled over homestanding Calvary Christian, 8-1, in high school boys soccer Tuesday.Aaron Benson and Dylan Mills each tacked on a goal and an ...