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BG senior class had a great run

March 20, 2013 INDIANA — As the Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic girls basketball players filed out of their locker room at Indiana Area High School, many of them wore a somber, stunned look. more »»

BG vets avoid trap, move on

March 17, 2013 INDIANA — There are smiles of happiness and then there are smiles of relief. more »»

Huskies set themselves up for big ’13-’14

March 16, 2013 GREENSBURG — After his Bishop Carroll Catholic High School boys basketball team lost in the Laurel Highlands Conference championship game, Huskies coach Cosie Aliquo said in the back hallway of the... more »»

Commentary: Lady Marauders pass Serra Catholic’s test

March 14, 2013 INDIANA — When a team with ambitions of winning a state championship scores four points in the first quarter and less than 20 in the first half of its playoff opener, it’s fair to be concerned. more »»

Huskies win over WPIAL power is one for the ages

March 13, 2013 GREENSBURG — There are those games that become larger than life over time, that become embellished through the years as players tell their kids and eventually their grandkids about being a part of... more »»

Numbers are staggering for BG girls

March 2, 2013 LORETTO — Friday night’s 61-36 win over huge underdog Portage might have been the most anticlimactic of Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School’s 23 District 6 championships. more »»

Lady Tigers prove themselves worthy

February 28, 2013 LORETTO — On paper, this was hardly a sure thing, but, if you talked to any of the Hollidaysburg Lady Tigers since last year, you could have seen Wednesday night’s convincing 71-53 District 6 Class... more »»

D6 Quad-A will be feeling playoff squeeze

February 4, 2013 Some readers might remember a movie from a few decades back named “Highlander” and its catch phrase, “There can be only on. more »»

PSU just can’t score

January 27, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State has a promotion going in which fans attending a game when the Nittany Lions score 70 points at the Bryce Jordan Center get a free Big Mac. It’s worked out great ... more »»

Area deep in Class AA basketball

January 14, 2013 Here’s a question for you: What do the Central, Tyrone, Northern Cambria, Chestnut Ridge and Northern Bedford boys basketball teams have in common with Penns Valley, Conemaugh Township and Mount... more »»

Keeping up with changes for 2012-13

January 7, 2013 There are a lot of new faces in new places this scholastic basketball season around the region, so here’s a little bit of a primer, because some of it will take some getting used to. more »»

B-A performance just a hair better

December 1, 2012 The good news is that those wanting to donate to Bellwood-Antis senior quarterback Seth Worthing’s “Movember” campaign — he and some of his Blue Devil football teammates have grown moustaches to... more »»

Cmor: Frankly ... coworker a good man

October 9, 2012 I’m at an age where it’s hard to remember much about my first night working at the Mirror, or even the date. more »»

Philip Cmor: Playoff picture becoming more clear

October 5, 2012 The Major League Baseball regular season is over, but magic numbers still are floating around. For area high school football teams, that is. more »»

First week included plenty of good stories

September 7, 2012 It’s going to take some doing for this weekend’s high school football slate to live up to the bar set by the first week of action. more »»

Valley ready to see the lights

August 25, 2012 Blacklick Valley will host Glendale this morning in its second football scrimmage. If everything goes according to plans, it will be the last day game played at Lloyd McMullen Fiel. more »»

Relaxed feeling on display

August 10, 2012 UNIVERSITY PARK — As they got called over to pose for a photo together, Michael Zordich joked with fellow senior and second generation Penn State football player Michael Mauti. more »»

It’s a day to celebrate with ‘Mum’

May 13, 2012 Those of us who grew up watching sports in the 70s remember the almost obligatory shot of the athlete on the sidelines mouthing the words, “Hi, Mom. more »»

Good weather aids spring athletes

April 12, 2012 Reflecting on his team’s 100th straight dual meet win on Tuesday at Mansion Park, Altoona Area boys track and field coach Mike Adams talked about how the cold, rainy, snowy, blustery conditions were... more »»

Area teams striking out is a rarity

March 17, 2012 When Tommy Shaw sang “I have too much time on my hands,’’ the Styx frontman might have had this weekend and this sports writer in mind. more »»

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