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Track & Field

Bellwood-Antis boys, girls top Southern Huntingdon

BELLWOOD — Bellwood-Antis swept Southern Huntingdon, with the girls winning 109-37 while the boys cruised to a 105-45 victory in high school track and field Tuesday. On the boys side, the Blue Devils got double victories from Zach Mallon, in the high jump (5-2) and the long jump (18-11™), ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: Howe, Ho, 11.34; C. Adams, A, 11.54; Oravecz, P, 11.64; Wolfe, BA, 11.67; Myrick, BG, 11.70 200 dash: Lawhead, A, 23.56; Wolfe, BA, 23.74; Knode, Hu, 24.09; Zembower, Bd, 24.21; Grabil, Ho, 24.24 400 dash: Howe, Ho, 51.32; Roberts, CC, 53.24; Grabil, Ho, 53.74; Zembower, ...

AAHS boys enjoy strong start to season

The 2019 Altoona Area High School boys track and field team boasts several standout seniors this year that have raised their expectations. They’re not going to let any young newcomer show them up, even if it’s a teammate or even if it’s a younger brother. Asked who the teammate with ...

PC’s Lyric Janosik ties meet record in long jump

Lyric Janosik was a pre-schooler when Rachel Gehret was dominating the area girls track and field scene. Gehret graduated from Altoona Area High School in 2006 with one PIAA Class 3A gold medal, four silver and two bronze in jumping events. Janosik, now a Penn Cambria High School junior, ...

Hollidaysburg takes tri-meet

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg boys defeated Bellwood-Antis, 99-51, and Bishop Guilfoyle, 130-19, in high school track Thursday. The Bellwood boys topped BG, 117-29. Trent Howe won the 100 and 400 dashes and anchored the winning 1600 relay. Dylan Hayford prevailed in the high and triple ...

Bedford boys, girls defeat Bellwood-Antis

BELLWOOD — Bedford swept Bellwood-Antis in a high school track meet with the boys winning 84-66 and girls winning 100-50 in high school track and field action Tuesday. Van May won the 3200 and 1600 runs for Bedford, while Shawn Wolfe (100, 200 dashes), Dylan Wilson (110, 300 hurdles) and ...

College signing: Madeline Murphy

Madeline Murphy: Saint Francis track and field Name: Madeline Murphy High school: Bishop Carroll Catholic Hometown: Cresson Sport: Track and field Events: Triple jump, long jump, 4x100, 4x400 College choice: Saint Francis Other colleges considered: Towson, Youngstown State Why ...

Hollidaysburg’s Frazier shines at national Junior Olympics

Hollidaysburg Area High School rising senior Darcie Frazier has been making quite a name for herself this summer on the national scene in track and field. After repeating as the age 17-18 Women’s Division heptathlon champion at the United States of America Track and Field Region 2 Junior ...

College signings

Lindsey Hallinan: Seton Hill track and field Name: Lindsey Hallinan High school: Altoona Area Hometown: Altoona Sport: Track and field Events: Throwing College choice: Seton Hill Other colleges considered: Duquesne, Saint Francis, Towson, Slippery Rock Why I picked Seton Hill: ...

2018 Mirror track and field all-stars

BOYS FIRST TEAM Connor Adams, jr., Altoona: Mirror honorable mention all-star as a sophomore ... District 6 3A long jump fourth-place finisher and state qualifier, 400 relay runner-up and state qualifier, 100 dash runner-up ... Part of the 400 relay that finished 12th at states ... West ...

Everett’s Maxwell honored for track and field work

LOYSBURG — Everett Area High School sophomore Kaitlyn Maxwell, who recently won two medals at the PIAA Track and Field Championships, earned the Inter-County Conference 2018 track and field MVP honor. Maxwell was the top point producer with 248, edging out Juniata Valley senior Taylor Leidy ...

Final Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: Adams, A, 11.04; Germaux, TM, 11.16; Sankey, BG, 11.24; Lawhead, A, 11.35; Mitchell, T, 11.35 200 dash: Germaux, TM, 22.49; Lawhead, A, 22.49; Wolfe, BA, 22.80; Kutchman, CC, 22.89; Adams, A, 22.94 400 dash: Kutchman, CC, 49.93; Molliver, Ho, 50.92; Howe, Ho, 50.92; ...

Michina, Wess, Maxwell earn multi-medals

SHIPPENSBURG — Day two of the PIAA Track and Field Championships at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium featured more hardware won by area athletes as they fought through a hot and hazy Saturday to stand on the podium and win a coveted state medal. Individually, Clay Engle of ...

Area athletes just miss out on medals stand

SHIPPENSBURG — The quests of Chestnut Ridge sophomore Duane Knisely and Penn Cambria sophomore Lyric Janosik for two medals came up short in the PIAA Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium. Knisely captured a fifth-place medal in the ...

Michina’s bronze leads area’s top finishers

SHIPPENSBURG — Five area athletes, four in Class 2A and one in Class 3A, accomplished their goal by bringing home medals on day one at the PIAA Track and Field Championships at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium on Friday. Lauren Michina of Penn Cambria earned a bronze medal in ...

Maxwell, Wess in line for multiple medals

SHIPPENSBURG — Everett Area High School sophomore Kaitlyn Maxwell’s quest for two state medals appears to be right on track. Maxwell already assured herself of one medal and will compete for another today after her preliminary performances during the PIAA Track and Field Championships on ...

Triple jump field at states loaded with area stars

From Mirror reports SHIPPENSBURG — The girls triple jump was a fiercely contested event recently at the District 6 Class 2A Track and Field Championships, and it appears the action will continue over to the state meet. Seven girls reached the qualifying standard in that event last ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: Adams, A, 11.04; Germaux, TM, 11.16; Sankey, BG, 11.24; Lawhead, A, 11.35; Mitchell, T, 11.35 200 dash: Lawhead, A, 22.49; Wolfe, BA, 22.80; Kutchman, CC, 22.89; Adams, A, 22.94; Sankey, BG, 22.98 400 dash: Kutchman, CC, 49.93; Molliver, Ho, 50.92; Howe, Ho, 50.92; ...

Martelacci spearheads Bavarian

Bryce Martellaci had a triple, a double and two RBIs, while Kyle Wilson came up with three hits as Bavarian Hall knocked off Shag, 11-4, in Altoona Teener Major action at Seitz Field. Winning pitcher Steve Hartman helped himself with two hits while striking out seven, and Brandon Murphy added ...

AAHS boys get 7 to states

By Buck Frank bfrank@altoonamirror.com The cold and rainy spring hindered many of the area track and field performers this year, but maybe none more so than the pole vaulters. Altoona Area High School’s Tyler Delozier had already compiled an impressive pole vaulting resume before this ...