Up and down year for Curve

Altoona Curve

By Cory Giger For the Mirror This was a highly successful very disappointing season for the Curve. And if that doesn’t make sense at first, it will. This year’s Curve team had a lot of highly rated prospects who will be counted on to help the Pirates turn things around over the next ...

LaRosa model of consistency

Scholastic Sports

Name: Chloe LaRosa School: Tyrone Area Age: 16 Grade: Junior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: LaRosa scored five goals in two Tyrone league wins over Bald Eagle Area and Huntingdon. She had a hat trick in a 5-1 triumph over the Lady Bearcats and had two goals and an ...

Haluska carries himself well

Scholastic Sports

Name: Ryan Haluska School: Cambria Heights Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: Haluska carried the ball 25 times for 229 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-21 win over West Shamokin. He also returned a fumble 13 yards for a touchdown. Season update: ...

Pens open with loss to Columbus

Local Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jean-Francois Berube and Jet Greaves made 20 and eight saves respectively to help lead the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-0 shutout win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday night. Yegor Chinakhov opened the scoring 16:28 into the game and Adam Boqvist’s first of the ...

PSU, Pitt players both awarded for offense

Local Sports

From Mirror, wire reports UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State redshirt senior quarterback Sean Clifford was named the Big Ten’s Co-Offensive Player of the Week along with Northwestern’s Evan Hull on Monday. Clifford completed 19 of 26 passes for 401 yards, four touchdowns and only one ...