Golden Eagles get four on all-star baseball team

The Mountain League 2022 baseball all-stars were released and two Tyrone Golden Eagles made the first team. Making the first team was Nick Lehner at first base and Zach LaGars as one of three outfielders. Named to the second team were the Golden Eagles’ Ross Gampe at first base and Aiden Coleman as designated hitter. Other first team members included Bellefonte’s Braedyn Kormanic (catcher), Peyton Vancas (second base), Triston Heckman (shortstop), Alex Ebeling (outfield) and Derek Fravel (pitcher). Fravel was a unanimous selection at first. Joining him were Bald Eagle Area’s Ethan Koleno at catcher, McGwire Heverly at pitcher, Philipsburg-Osceola’s Jeremy Whitehead as DH and Penns Valley’s Miles Brooks in the outfield. Second-teamers included P-O’s Ben Gustkey at catcher, Colby Hahn at third, Jacob DeSimone in the outfield and pitchers David Meersand and Hahn. BEA was represented by Kahale Burns at short and Hayden Vaughn in the outfield, along with Penns Valley’s Hayden Houser at second and Colby Sweitzer at DH and Clearfield’s Morgen Billotte in the outfield. Tyrone went 6-5 and finished fourth in the conference,which was won by Philipsburg-Osceola at 13-1. Hollidaysburg, in its first season in the league, went 3-10. Huntingdon finished last at 1-12. Bellefonte was second at 12-2. BEA was third (9-5), while Penns Valley (6-8) and Clearfield (4-10) were fifth and sixth, respectively. Softball Hollidaysburg and Tyrone each placed one player on the Mountain League softball 2022 all-star team. The Lady Tigers got Abigail Steiner (second base) on while Tyrone is represented by shortstop Maci Brodzina. Tyrone’s second-teamers included Tiffanie Tuskovich (shortstop), Maecy Tuskovich (first base) and Beth Pearson (catcher). Philipsburg-Osceola’s Paige Jarrett (outfield) made the first team as did Clearfield’s Ruby Singleton (outfield), Lauren Ressler (first base), Olivia Bender (catcher) and Emma Hipps (pitcher/DP). Bald Eagle Area was presented by Autumn Tobias and Katelyn Smitchko. Other second-teamers included BEA’s Sierra Albright, Marina Shawley and Madison Perry, Penns Valley’s Scotty Dinges (outfield) and Kailen Winkleblech (third base), Bellefonte’s Tori Reichert and Huntingdon’s Simone Bilich.


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