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Lady Lions pull out win in 8th

April 15, 2016 DuBOIS — Alexa Young’s sacrifice fly in the eighth inning scored Andrea Parrish with the eventual game-winning run as Altoona edged DuBois, 4-3, on Thursday in high school softball and improved to... more »»

Hollidaysburg football schedule filled

April 15, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Hollidaysburg Area High School athletic director Homer DeLattre has officially released the upcoming football schedule for the 2016 season. more »»

Altoona downs Bishop Guilfoyle

April 15, 2016 Altoona edged previously unbeaten Bishop Guilfoyle, 25-19, 21-25, 25-22, 22-25, 15-13, at the AAHS Fieldhouse in high school boys volleyball Thursday night. more »»

Panasiti, Bellwood girls beat Central, Everett

April 15, 2016 BELLWOOD — Marissa Panasiti won three events (100, 200 and 400 dashes) to lead Bellwood-Antis past Central, 106-42, and Everett, 93-57, in high school girls track and field on Thursday. more »»

Golden Tigers sweep

April 15, 2016 HUNTINGDON — Hollidaysburg swept Huntingdon, 5-0, behind singles wins from Rohan Gupta, Anthony Menard and David Auerbeck in high school boys tennis on Thursday. more »»

Eberhart sparks Claysburg-Kimmel

April 15, 2016 WILLIAMSBURG — Luke Eberhart homered, drove in five runs and tossed a five-inning, three-hit shutout as Claysburg-Kimmel topped Williamsburg, 12-0, in high school baseball Thursday. more »»

Tomahawks top Titans

April 15, 2016 MIDDLETOWN, N.J. — A hat trick from Casey Linkenheld catapulted the Johnstown Tomahawks to a game 1 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Titans Thursday night at Middletown Ice World. more »»

Bowlers of the week

April 15, 2016 Brooke McCready Series: 621 Name of league: Saturday Mixed Red Residence: Duncansville BOW history: First time Previous series high: 589 Previous single-game high: 243 Reaction to being BOW: “It... more »»

Curve’s offense sharp

April 14, 2016 Trying to judge what the Curve will be this season based on their first homestand probably is an exercise in futility. “It’s not even close to what we’re going to be,” manager Joey Cora sai. more »»

Mountain Lions hand BG first loss of the season

April 14, 2016 Jake Colledge, Kyle Good and Jonah Brandt won singles matches, and the teams of Sam Houk and Tyler Rispoli and Casey Rispoli and John Keating swept the doubles competition in a 5-0 Altoona triumph... more »»

Altoona's Young shines in extra innings

April 14, 2016 Junior Alexa Young pitched a sparkling two-hit shutout in a nine-inning game, striking out 19 batters, to lead Altoona to a 1-0 victory over visiting Huntingdon at the Logan Elementary School Field... more »»

Mo Valley unable to hold on to lead

April 14, 2016 HOUTZDALE — Jon Dale had a pair of hits, and Alex Kitko struck out 11 batters in six innings, but Harmony rallied past Moshannon Valley with three runs in the top of the sixth inning for a 3-2 win... more »»

M&T Bank opens up season with 11-0 win

April 14, 2016 Hunter Smith struck out nine over four innings in helping M&T Bank beat Burgmeier’s Hauling, 11-0, in five innings in an Altoona Teener Minor League game Wednesday night at Seitz Field. more »»

New Pitt coach adds assistant to staff

April 14, 2016 PITTSBURGH — Pitt men’s basketball coach Kevin Stallings announced the addition of Kevin Sutton to his staff Wednesday afternoo. more »»

Lions take 2 from Pittsburgh teams

April 14, 2016 MONROEVILLE — The Altoona boys cleaned up in the distance races, winning all three and taking seven of the nine top-three finishes, as the Mountain Lions toppped Pittsburgh Central Catholic, 96-54,... more »»

Pens look to exorcise playoff demons

April 13, 2016 By Will Graves The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Marc Staal noticed the gaudy record, the highlight reel goals, the unrelenting speed and can’t help but be impressed with the way the Pittsburgh... more »»

Gaia ready to take center stage

April 13, 2016 By Cory Giger As unusual careers go, Brian Gaia will have quite a story to tell when everything is said and done for him at Penn State. more »»

Health of Fleury key for Pittsburgh

April 13, 2016 By John Mehno For the Mirror PITTSBURGH — Eighty-two games and six months later, it’s the Penguins vs. the New York Rangers in the playoffs agai. more »»

Curve can't catch a break

April 13, 2016 By Cory Giger cgiger@altoonamirror. more »»

Spieth sees the cruel side of golf

April 13, 2016 PITTSBURGH — I once worked with a guy who was far too intense for his own good. His job stressed him out. Family matters made him tense. more »»

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