Highlanders slay Dragons to remain unbeaten

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PATTON — Still undefeated. Cambria Heights clinched its first unbeaten varsity football regular season since the creation of the school district with a 48-14 victory against Purchase Line in the Heritage Conference finale on Friday night. The Highlanders rolled through their first season ...

FH’s Crawley, slippery field do in Panthers

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By Calem Illig cillig@altoonamirror.com CRESSON — Typically a team that likes to air out the ball, Penn Cambria was forced to switch up its game plan on Friday against Forest Hills because of constant rain showers. Playing on a muddy and slippery surface, the Panthers struggled to find ...

Vikings secure spot in District 6 postseason

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By Todd Irwin sports@altoonamirror.com MORRISDALE — Glendale needed one more win to reach five for the season and qualify for the District 6 playoffs, per school policy, in its final two regular season games. The Vikings (5-4) took care of business against West Branch on the ...

Panthers take care of Tussey

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By Nate Ritchey nritchey@altoonamirror.com SAXTON — Prior to the start of Friday night’s annual Backyard Brawl contest between Tussey Mountain and Northern Bedford, fireworks were going off in celebration of the Titans’ senior night festivities. Once the game began, the Black ...

No. 23 Pitt tries to prove itself

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By Will Graves The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Kenny Pickett didn’t return to Pittsburgh for one last run to launch a dark horse Heisman Trophy campaign. Or to zoom past the likes of Hall of Famer Dan Marino in the school record books. Or to cash in on name, image and likeness deals ...

Bulldogs improve playoff position

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By Michael Boytim mboytim@altoonamirror.com MOUNT UNION — Two teams that have struggled with their identity all season met Friday in Mount Union, and Claysburg-Kimmel left with an important 20-0 victory while the Trojans ended their senior night frustrated with what was once a promising ...