Softball

Central gets big shutout

TYRONE — Dylan Claycomb went the distance for Central in a complete-game 7-0 shutout of Tyrone in high school softball action Wednesday afternoon. Claycomb and Ashley Negley were both 2-for-4, with Negley driving in three runs for Central while Claycomb drove in two as the Lady Dragons ...

Williamsburg wins tourney

HUNTINGDON — Elizabeth Frederick struck out 14 batters and allowed just two hits and one unearned run as Williamsburg defeated Juniata Valley, 2-1, in the championship game of the Huntingdon Area High School Softball Tournament on Saturday. Frederick also drew a walk, singled and ...

Ridge’s Milliron, C-K’s Walters throw no-hitters

NEW PARIS — Atlanta Milliron threw a no-hitter with eight strikeouts and one walk for Chestnut Ridge, and Makayla Weyant collected her 100th career hit in a 14-0 win over Richland in Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference high school softball action on Thursday. Weyant was 3-for-3 with a home ...

Claysburg blanks Glendale

FLINTON — Olivia Bushore struck out 12 and walked one batter, scattering four hits in Claysburg-Kimmel’s 4-0 shutout of Glendale in Inter-County Conference high school softball action on Wednesday. Claysburg avenged an earlier loss to the Lady Vikings. Haileigh Reed and Madison Knisley ...

Glendale clinches ICC North Division title

FLINTON — Glendale clinched the Inter-County Conference’s North Division with a comeback, 14-10, victory over Bellwood-Antis in high school softball Tuesday. The Lady Vikings led 8-0 after five innings, but the Lady Blue Devils scored 10 runs in the top of the sixth inning and got three ...

Philipsburg-Osceola shuts out Lady Eagles

TYRONE — Kamryn Harris pitched a complete-game shutout with 12 strikeouts and only allowed four hits in Philipsburg-Osceola’s 2-0 victory over Tyrone in Mountain League high school softball action on Friday. Jordyn McDonald was credited with the game’s only RBI for the Lady ...

Harris sparks P-O past Lady Dragons

ROARING SPRING — Kamryn Harris struck out five, did not walk a batter, and scattered seven hits to lead Philipsburg-Osceola to a 3-1 win over Central Thursday afternoon in high school softball action. Harris also helped out her own cause with two hits and an RBI to go with two RBIs from ...

Lady Panthers pick up victory over their rivals

CRESSON — Katrina Britton had a two-run single, Casey Reese went 3-for-3 with three doubles, and Macy Sral tossed a complete-game three-hitter with no walks in Penn Cambria’s 4-0 win over Central Cambria on Wednesday in high school softball action. Sral struck out nine as the Lady ...

Vereshack delivers game-winner

FLINTON — Lilley Vereshack’s game-winning hit drove in two runs with no outs and the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift Glendale over Williamsburg, 8-7, in Inter-County Conference high school softball play on Tuesday. Vereshack had five RBIs, followed by two from ...

Baran, Jones have strong outings in the circle to lead their teams

TYRONE — Cate Baran struck out 10, walked one and surrendered four hits in leading Tyrone to a 1-0 shutout victory over Clearfield Monday afternoon in high school softball action. Baran got the only RBI of the game on a fielder’s choice in the bottom of the sixth inning. Callie Maceno ...

Central enjoys milestone day

MARTINSBURG — Ashley Negley collected her 100th career hit, and Dylan Claycomb had nine strikeouts to reach 300 for her career and set a new school record in a 13-3, six-inning win against Bellefonte in Mountain League high school softball action on Thursday. Claycomb had three RBIs for the ...

Glendale duo key in win on the road

MORRISDALE — Alaney Vereshack drove in two runs, and Alexis Mulhollen had three hits, drove in a run and got the win for Glendale in a 5-3 victory over West Branch Wednesday afternoon in high school softball action. The Lady Vikings, who were up 4-3 after three innings, improved to 12-2 ...

Baran, Maceno power Tyrone

SPRING MILLS — Winning pitcher Cate Baran struck out seven, and Callie Maceno hit a two-run homer for Tyrone in a 4-1 win over Penns Valley in Mountain League high school softball action on Tuesday. Ally Jones had three hits for Tyrone, and Victoria Reese drove in a run. The contest was ...

Athlete of Week: Claar a ‘true leader’ for Claysburg

Name: Emily Claar School: Claysburg-Kimmel Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Claar went 8-for-17 with four RBIs and seven runs as the Lady Bulldogs beat Bellwood-Antis, 6-4, Southern Huntingdon, 13-4, and West Branch, 5-4, before falling to West ...

Lady Bulldogs rally for win

CLAYSBURG — For the Claysburg-Kimmel High School softball team, it’s been a matter of better late than never this spring. “That’s been the story of our season,’’ Claysburg coach Mike Barbarini said. “We seem to let (the opposing team) get ahead, then, in the fifth, sixth and ...

Lady Dragons save their best for last

ROARING SPRING — Central scored two times in the bottom of the seventh of a 1-1 game to beat Tyrone, 3-1, Monday afternoon in high school softball action. Ashley Negley and Maddi Metzler each had two hits for the Lady Dragons. Negley and Dylan Claycomb each had an RBI. Claycomb started ...

Maxwells, Janosik among Ship winners

SHIPPENSBURG — Athletes from the Mirror coverage area claimed nine first places at Saturday’s 93rd Jack Roddick Track and Field Invitational at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium. In Class 2A girls, Everett Area’s Kaitlyn Maxwell won both the 400-meter dash (58.17 seconds) ...

Belinda sparks JV to big win over MV

ALEXANDRIA — Megan Belinda had four hits and drove in two runs to lead Juniata Valley past Moshannon Valley, 12-5, Thursday afternoon in high school softball action. The Lady Hornets, who scored five runs in the third and five more in the fifth, also got three hits from Maya Hall to go with ...

Glendale improves to 9-1

WILLIAMSBURG — Winning pitcher Alexis Mulhollen did not walk a batter and homered to help Glendale edge Williamsburg, 4-3, in high school softball Wednesday. Lilley Vereshack doubled and drove in a pair of runs for the Lady Vikings. Elizabeth Frederick homered and had a pair of hits for ...

Claar helps C-K; Mulhollen hits milestone

BELLWOOD — Emily Claar went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and scored two runs in Claysburg-Kimmel’s 6-4 win over Bellwood-Antis in high school softball action on Tuesday. Haley Schmidt was 2-for-4 with a run and an RBI for the Lady Devils. Freshman Sierra Walters struck out four batters and got ...