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BG expecting a challenge

November 12, 2015 By Philip Cmor Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic is the team to beat in the District 6 Class A football playoffs, and rightly so. more »»

Plenty of intrigue in District 5

November 12, 2015 Just because it doesn’t have the deep pool of teams that District 6 does, District 5 often finds itself taking a bit of a backseat to its friends to the north when it’s playoff time. more »»

Eagles, Dragons may be headed for showdown

November 12, 2015 By Philip Cmor pcmor@altoonamirror. more »»

Kissell will shoot for Ohio State

November 12, 2015 PORTAGE — Alli Kissell always tries to keep a clear head when she competes in rifle, but sometimes that’s easier said than done, so she’s developed techniques to get relaxed. more »»

Legendary Lion visits this week

November 12, 2015 By Mark Puleo For the Mirror UNIVERSITY PARK — For any visitor of Beaver Stadium, the “We Are” chant that is boomed around the venue is one of the most recognizable pieces of history that Happy... more »»

Steelers need to fix their leaky defense

November 12, 2015 The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Cam Heyward didn’t sound like a proud new father or a guy whose team was fresh off a last-second win. Too many yards. Too many points. more »»

Pens go to shootout to get win

November 12, 2015 The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby and David Perron scored in the shootout to help the Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Wednesday night. more »»

Clearfield, Somerset likely to meet

November 12, 2015 For the past two years, Somerset has climbed to the level where it now is with the big boys in the regional Class AAA football scene. more »»

Penn State boasts a new look

November 12, 2015 By Todd Irwin tirwin@altoonamirror. more »»

Playoff analysis capsules

November 12, 2015 District 6-9 Class AAAA Seedings: 1, State College (7-3); 2, DuBois (5-5) Defending champion: State College Most intriguing potential matchups: DuBois vs. more »»

Berlin, Northern Bedford finish strong

November 12, 2015 Berlin Brothersvalley finished the regular season in impressive fashion by crushing Portage, 51-6, in the WestPAC championship game. more »»

Own goal knocks out Lady Dragons in first round

November 11, 2015 By John Hartsock jhartsock@altoonamirror. more »»

Lady Marauders' year has 'unfortunate' ending

November 11, 2015 By Todd Irwin It was one of the strangest ways a high school girls soccer game to end, let alone a PIAA Class A first-round playoff game. more »»

Make the smart move with Big Ben

November 11, 2015 PITTSBURGH — Two days after Ben Roethlisberger’s foot was folded under a 265-pound pass rusher, things weren’t as bad as they could have been. more »»

Steelers’ veteran proving age doesn’t matter

November 11, 2015 The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — DeAngelo Williams welcomes the criticism. The Pittsburgh Steelers running back feeds off it. more »»

No. 1-ranked Cougars too much for Bishop Carroll

November 11, 2015 By Christina Dunmyer For the Mirror SOMERSET — Bishop Carroll gave North Star everything it could handle Tuesday in the first round of the PIAA Class A volleyball playoffs, but came up short in a... more »»

Mountain Lions improve hockey record to 2-0

November 11, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — The Altoona Area High School varsity ice hockey team moved to 2-0 with a 5-2 victory over Forest Hills at Planet Ice Rink on Tuesday. more »»

Golden set to take over for Lucas

November 11, 2015 Jordan Lucas has been a consistent and reliable player at Penn State for four years, but the defensive back’s career has been cut a few games short because of injury. more »»

Descavish impresses

November 10, 2015 Name: Bryce Descavish School: Central Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Cross country Athlete of the week achievement: Descavish earned a PIAA Championship medal by placing sixth in Class AA... more »»

Smith makes history

November 10, 2015 Name: Olivia Smith School: Central Age: 16 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: Smith scored three goals, including the game-winner with 9 seconds remaining, in the Lad... more »»

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