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Miller clutch for Golden Tigers

Name: Zach Miller School: Hollidaysburg Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Ice hockey Athlete of the week achievement: Miler scored the game-winning goal for Hollidaysburg in its 4-3 triumph over Altoona in a Laurel Mountain Hockey League quarterfinal playoff game on Tuesday. Season ...

Sutton takes advantage of his opportunity

By Will Graves The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Cam Sutton spent four years playing the role of dutiful understudy. When the Pittsburgh Steelers offered the versatile defensive back a chance to lock down a starting job, he didn’t hesitate, even if signing a two-year deal made veteran ...

Pens’ backup goalie shines

By Will Graves The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins have navigated a series of injuries to high-profile players while sprinting back into the race for the top spot in the East Division. Add goaltender Tristan Jarry to the list of those on the shelf. And add Casey ...

Tigers improve record to 5-0

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Hollidaysburg boys tennis team improved to 5-0 Monday afternoon, thanks to a 4-1 win over Windber in high school action. Singles wins were picked up by Brian Johnson, Haddy Obeid, Ben Johnson, along with a doubles victory earned by Nolen Tyndall and Trent ...

Central baseball captures slugfest

SCHOLASTIC DIGEST MARTINSBURG — Hunter Klotz doubled, tripled and finished with six RBIs as the Central baseball team opened the high school season with a 20-10 win over Bedford on Monday. Central scored 11 runs in the second inning as Parker Greg added two hits and three RBIs to go with ...

New PSU Altoona soccer coach right man for the job

Penn State Altoona new head men’s soccer coach Fraser Kershaw is only the third coach in the history of the program, and he is more than ready to undertake the challenge. At PSU Altoona, the coaching positions are not fulltime, but that will not deter Kershaw. He feels that Penn State ...