Softball

Weyandt’s slam lifts C-K

FLINTON — Corryne Weyandt hit a grand slam in the top of the sixth inning to turn a 3-2 deficit into a 6-3 lead as Claysburg-Kimmel defeated Glendale, 6-4, for the second time this season in high school softball action on Tuesday. Lexi Mulhollen hit a pair of homers for the Lady Vikings, ...

Fasolo’s five RBIs help Altoona rally from a four-run deficit

FLINTON — Lindsey Fasolo had three hits and drove in five runs to lead the Altoona softball team to a 6-5 win at Glendale in high school softball action Monday. Glendale, which led 5-1 after three innings, got two RBIs from Lauren Clarkson and two hits each from Makenzie Lukehart, Lexi ...

Tussey collects 15 hits in victory

SAXTON — Ashley Clark and Maizie Husick each had three hits to go with three RBIs, and Faith Barnett pitched a five-hitter to help the Tussey Mountain High School softball team notch a 9-1 win that counted in both the South Division of the Inter-County Conference and the Sideling Hill League ...

Six Lady Vikings homer in win over Mo Valley

FLINTON — Six different Lady Vikings belted over-the-fence home runs as Glendale slugged its way over visiting Moshannon Valley, 14-2, in a high school softball game on Thursday afternoon that counted in both the Moshannon Valley League and the North Division of the Inter-County ...

Lady Vikings bounce back and top Trojans

FLINTON — Winning pitcher Lexi Mulhollen helped her own cause by smacking a two-run home run in the fourth to lead Glendale to a 7-2 win over Mount Union in high school softball Wednesday. Brooke Smeal tallied two hits and two RBIs, while Sydney Gallaher pushed across two runs and Makenzie ...

Lady Bulldogs score three times in 1st, hang on against Glendale

CLAYSBURG — A three-run first inning was enough for the Claysburg-Kimmel softball team to hand Glendale its first loss of the season, 3-2, in an early season Inter-County Conference North Division showdown on Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs got a two-run single from Raelynne Grabill in the ...

Big fifth inning propels Altoona

HUNTINGDON — Kierra Moist collected two hits and two RBIs as Altoona used a strong fifth inning to overcome Huntingdon, 8-7, in high school softball action on Monday. Alissa James smacked three hits, and Montana Feathers tallied two for the Lady Lions. Leah Reed drove in three runs for ...

Garver shines for C-K

CLAYSBURG — Courtney Garver drove in all three runs and limited Moshannon Valley to one run in Claysburg-Kimmel’s 3-1 win in high school softball action on Thursday. Garver delivered an RBI single in the first inning and added a two-run triple in the fifth inning. Sidney Lewis and Kendra ...

Carroll shuts out Bedford

BEDFORD — Faith Blake had a pair of hits and scored three runs, Adison Divido scored three runs and had a pair of hits, and Emma Simmons pitched a two-hit shutout for Bishop Carroll in a 12-0 high school softball win over Bedford on Wednesday. Paige Hillegas had both of the Lady Bisons’ ...

Central rallies to nip Philipsburg-Osceola

MARTINSBURG — Jenna Ritchey had a pair of triples, and Olivia Smith had four hits as Central rallied past Philipsburg-Osceola, 7-6, in a battle of Mountain League unbeatens Tuesday in high school softball. The Lady Dragons scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to tie the ...

PC’s Reeses combine to down Lady Devils

EBENSBURG — Sydnie Reese belted a home run in the first inning, and that was all Penn Cambria needed in edging Central Cambria, 1-0, in high school softball action on Monday. Reese had both of Penn Cambria’s hits. Casey Reese threw a five-hit shutout with nine strikeouts, one walk and one ...

Thompson, Central knock off Altoona

MARTINSBURG — Kate Thompson pitched a complete-game four-hitter to lead unbeaten Central to a 3-1 victory over visiting Altoona in high school softball action on Friday. Olivia Smith and Tierney Fernandes collected two hits apiece for Central (4-0), while Jen Ritchey and Alana Padula both ...

Central edges Penn Cambria

CRESSON — Central scored an unearned run in the top of the fourth inning to break a 1-1 tie and went on to edge Penn Cambria, 2-1, in high school softball action on Wednesday. Kaitlyn Thompson pitched four shutout innings in relief of Dylan Claycomb to earn the win. Casey Reese gave up just ...

Unbeaten Tussey Mtn. downs Northern Bedford

LOYSBURG — Bailey Fields collected two hits and drove in two runs to lead Tussey Mountain (3-0) past Northern Bedford, 5-3, in high school softball action on Monday. Winning pitcher Faith Barnett struck out five and walked one. She also had two hits and an RBI. Northern got three hits from ...

PC’s Davis clutch in seventh inning

CRESSON — Laura Davis doubled home two runs in the bottom of the seventh to lift Penn Cambria over Bishop Carroll, 3-2, Thursday afternoon in high school softball action. The winners, down 2-1 after six innings, got two hits each from Jenna Gailey and Sydney Reese. Carroll got two hits from ...

Bearcats’ Miller throws 1-hitter

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Catherine Miller fired a one-hitter as Huntingdon blanked Hollidaysburg, 4-0, at Legion Park on Wednesday in high school softball action. Leah Reed and Destiny Beimesdeifer each had two hits for Huntingdon. 2B—Peterson (H). Multiple hits—Reed 2, Beimesdeifer 2 (H). ...

Central opens with win

MARTINSBURG — Dylan Claycomb fired five shutout innings to help Central open the season with an 8-2 win over Bald Eagle Area in high school softball action on Friday. Jen Ritchey delivered two hits for Central. SCORE BY INNINGS Bald Eagle Area 000 000 2—2 6 3 Central 151 100 ...

Tyrone opens positions

The Tyrone Area School Board voted Tuesday to open up two head varsity coaching positions - wrestling and softball.The board voted unanimously to open up the position of head varsity wrestling coach while Board Member Jim Raabe was the sole dissenter in opening up the varsity softball coach's ...

Five area players make state-wide first team

Five players from the Altoona Mirror coverage area - including two from PIAA Class AA quarterfinalist Philipsburg-Osceola - have been named to the Pennsylvania High School Softball Coaches Association all-state first team.Third baseman Haylee Hayward and pitcher Kam Harris represented the Lady ...

Local stars cherish showcase

UNIVERSITY PARK - The atmosphere in the District 6 dugout for the two District 6 Hall of Fame Classic all-star games against District 4 Wednesday night at Penn State's Nittany Lion Softball Park was apparently laid-back, to say the least."We were talking in the first game about ordering pizza ...