Track & Field

Mirror track honor roll

Mirror track honor rollBOYS100 dash: Wyland, PC, 11.09; Helsel, C, 11.22; Rippin, NC, 11.22; McDermitt, A, 11.23; Waugerman, Bd, 11.24200 dash: Cook, Bd, 22.54; Sankey, A, 22.74; McDermitt, A, 22.91; Wyland, PC, 23.05; Brambley, E, 23.07400 dash: Baker, Bd, 50.24; Bopp, CC, 51.12; Molliver, Ho, ...

Gore, Wilkinson among area winners

Makenzie Wilkinson is no stranger to athletic success, a star basketball player who will play that sport in college.However, realizing she'd just won district track and field gold kind of blew her mind."I didn't even think of it. Wow. That's a crazy feeling," Wilkinson said.Wilkinson, a ...

Bisons sweep titles

LOYSBURG - Bedford captured both the boys and girls team championships and pushed a bevy of individual titlists into next weekend's PIAA Class AA state meet at Shippensburg University, while Northern Bedford junior Gavin Gilbert shined the brightest among individual competitors at the District ...

AAA seedings revealed

The Altoona Mirror coverage area usually sends a large contingent of Class AAA athletes to the PIAA Track and Field Championships.The year, area competitors will have to outperform their seeds for that to happen, though.Only three area athletes - two boys and one girl - garnered top seeds on ...

Voyzey excels

After the weather denied her a chance to try to break her own high jump record at the West Central Coaches meet 11 days ago, Tyrone Area High School senior was looking especially forward to Tuesday's District 6 Track and Field Championship Meet."I was really bummed (about not being able to jump ...

Helsel, Descavish star in boys meet

Hard work and extra hours put in during the offseason and regular season pay their richest dividends in the postseason.Central High School senior Justin Helsel and Central Cambria senior Bryce Descavish provided the strongest testimonials to that theory Tuesday night during the District 6-AA ...

D5 track meet postponed

Because of the rain and the continued inclement weather in the forecast through the early evening, today's District 5 Track and Field Championships have been pushed to Thursday at Northern Bedford High School in Loysburg.The start time also has been adjusted -- the meet now is tentatively ...

Things looking positive for Bisons

From Mirror reportsIf the seeds play out, a lot of Bedford County boys will be making their way to the gold medal spot on the award podium at Wednesday's District 5 Track and Field Championship Meet at Northern Bedford's Panther Community Stadium in Loysburg.In fact, Northern Bedford's Gavin ...

AA seedings revealed

The District 6 Class AA Track and Field Championships are shaping up to be a big day for boys runners and girls throwers and jumpers from the Altoona Mirror coverage area.Area boys are seeded first in 10 of the 18 events, including Central Cambria's Bryce Descavish and Penn Cambria's Kamryn ...

Mirror track honor roll

Mirror track honor rollBOYS100 dash: Wyland, PC, 11.16; Rippin, NC, 11.22; Helsel, C, 11.24; Hite, PC, 11.28; Sankey, A, 11.32200 dash: Cook, Bd, 22.54; Sankey, A, 22.74; Wyland, PC, 23.05; Chadbourn, BG, 23.19; Mitchell, T, 23.27400 dash: Baker, Bd, 50.54; George, A, 51.14; Bopp, CC, 51.60; ...

Tigers sweep Ridge

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Kyle Lindsey swept the three jumping events to power Hollidaysburg to a 117-31 senior night win over visiting Chestnut Ridge in boys high school track and field on Thursday.Mitch Merritts finished first in the shot put and javelin for the Golden Tigers, who improved to 10-1, ...

Central boys defeat Ridge

NEW PARIS - Justin Helsel took first in the 100 meters, the long jump and the triple jump to power the Central boys to an 80-70 victory over Chestnut Ridge in high school track and field Wednesday at Dr. Giovacchini Stadium.Nathan Musselman also was a double winner for the Scarlet Dragons, ...

Everett’s Sipes uses meet as shot at redemption

BELLWOOD - For Everett Area High School senior Tanner Sipes, his standout individual performance in Tuesday afternoon's Inter-County Conference Track and Field Championship Meet at Memorial Stadium represented something a little bit extra special.Sipes was the event's only individual ...

Altoona wins pair

Altoona's Julian Gore took first place in both hurdle events as the Mountain Lions ran past Bellefonte, 134-16, in high school track and field action Tuesday at Mansion Park.Altoona won all three relays.The boys improved to 5-2.The Altoona girls track and field team won 11 of the 18 events in a ...

CC cranks out nothing but winners

By Philip Cmorpcmor@altoonamirror.comLORETTO - Few area high school athletic programs have enjoyed the kind of history Central Cambria has on the track. Carly Seymour, Kelsey Seymour, Nikki Piper and Victoria Brumbaugh are just a few names that routinely were listed in first place when they ...

Ridge teams go 1-1 in meet

BERLIN - The Chestnut Ridge High School track and field teams each went 1-1 in a triangular meet on Monday.The Ridge boys beat Meyersdale, 85-65, but lost to Berlin Brothersvalley, 107.3-42.6. The Ridge girls topped Meyersdale, 95-55, but fell to Berlin, 92.5-57.5.Jay Grubb won the 400 dash and ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS100 dash: Wyland, PC, 11.16; Rippin, NC, 11.22; Helsel, C, 11.24; Hite, PC, 11.28; Sankey, A, 11.32200 dash: Cook, Bd, 22.54; Sankey, A, 22.74; Wyland, PC, 23.05; Chadbourn, BG, 23.19; Mitchell, T, 23.27400 dash: Baker, Bd, 50.54; Bopp, CC, 51.60; Lingafelt, A, 51.64; Molliver, Ho, 51.64; ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS100 dash: Wyland, PC, 11.16; Rippin, NC, 11.22; Helsel, C, 11.24; Hite, PC, 11.28; Sankey, A, 11.32200 dash: Cook, Bd, 22.54; Sankey, A, 22.74; Wyland, PC, 23.05; Chadbourn, BG, 23.19; Mitchell, T, 23.27400 dash: Baker, Bd, 50.54; Bopp, CC, 51.60; Lingafelt, A, 51.64; Molliver, Ho, 51.64; ...

West Central Coaches Meet Results

CLASS AA BOYSKey, team standings: 1, PC-Penn Cambria, 61; 2, CC-Central Cambria, 57; 3, BD-Bedford, 55; 4, K-Kane Area, 51; 4, TY-Tyrone Area, 51; 6, EC-Elk County Catholic, 38; 7, EV-Everett Area, 35; 8, BB-Berlin Brothersvalley, 23; 9, JB-Johnsonburg Area, 21; 9, WB-West Branch, 21; 9, ...

LHAC stars put on a show

Boasting a roster than includes Jake Wyland, Nick Hite and Kamryn Stoy, sprint practices for the Penn Cambria High School boys track and field team can get really competitive."It kind of (stinks) we're on the same team," Wyland said. "But it really helps, because it pushes us that much farther, ...