The Altoona Mirror Sportsen-usTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:09:38 EDTTue, 26 Jul 2016 00:09:38 EDT 2016 almost here fourth annual edition of the "Preseason Blitz," published by the Mirror, hits newstands and local stores Monday, in preparation for the 2016 high school football season. The glossy magazine is 124 pages.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFlashing forward: B-A star Swogger heading to Saint Francis Swogger has scored at will during her high school career, and in what looks to be a perfect fit, she has decided to play college ball at a program that values offense as much as anybody.Wed, 20 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTWilkinson receives honor for her dedication to game - When the Gerald Spalding Chapter of the PIAA Referee Association votes each year for the Lynnette Williams Spirit Award, the members think about a few things when it comes to high school girls basketball players in the area: dignity...Mon, 18 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTThree area volleyball players all-state local seniors were named to the all-state team by the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association.Sat, 16 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTPIAA brackets now weighted in wrestling years ago, this column advocated finding a way to use a district's past record in the state tournament to give out some wild card spots in the bracke.Thu, 7 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT