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Scholastic Sports

BG getting forfeit win over McCort

A whirlwind two weeks following a positive COVID-19 test from someone on the Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic sideline during the Marauders’ win over Chestnut Ridge on Oct. 10 has ended with BG receiving a forfeit win in the first round of the District 6 Class 1A playoffs. District 6 football ...

Little Lions will be measuring stick for Altoona in title game

Altoona opened some eyes across the state when it trailed Mid-Penn Conference power Central Dauphin by just one score at halftime last Friday night. Despite the final score not being what the Mountain Lions were hoping for, they made plenty of progress just one season removed from a 62-0 to ...

Lady Red Devils closing in on 10 victories

EBENSBURG — Central Cambria persevered to edge Richland, 25-23, 25-20, 16-25, 16-25, 15-12 in girls high school volleyball action Thursday night. The Lady Red Devils improved to 9-3. Maddy Kim and Alli Malay each had eight kills, Eden Shirk and Deanne Long each had 13 digs, Leah Burggraf ...

Bell family contributes for Lady Tigers in win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Alyssa Bell scored two goals, and Abby Bell scored one to help the Hollidaysburg girls blank Tyrone, 3-0, in high school girls soccer action on Thursday. Hollidaysburg improved to 8-3, and Tyrone fell to 6-8-1. SCORE BY HALVES Tyrone 0 0 — 0 Hollidaysburg 1 2 — ...

Zimmerman leads Northern charge

ALEXANDRIA — Northern Bedford’s Ian Zimmerman dominated the boys’ field in the Inter-County Conference Cross Country Championships hosted by Juniata Valley on Thursday. Zimmerman won by 2 minutes, 33 seconds with a time of 16:07 to help Northern place first among seven boys teams. ...

Central, Tyrone need to win before one final matchup

Central and Tyrone were supposed to play Sept. 4 for the final time as Mountain League opponents. That game was moved to this Friday when the first two weeks of the high school football season were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. A couple weeks ago, the game was called off again ...

Info on D6 football ticket sales

Tickets for the District 6 high school football playoffs will be available exclusively online. No tickets will be sold at the game and are controlled by the individual school districts. Once they are sold out, there will be no additional tickets available. Limited tickets are to meet the ...

Red Devils have a good day

PORTAGE — There were no team scores recorded in the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference cross country meet held Wednesdayon the Maple Crest Golf Course. But had there been, Central Cambria most assuredly would have walked away with both the boys and girls team championships. On a ...

Tyrone cross country boys finish third

SPRING MILLS — Penns Valley won the boys Mountain League championship and had four of the top five finishers Wednesday. Colton Sands claimed the individual title with a time of 16:39. Tyrone’s Garin Hoy placed third and helped the Golden Eagles finish third overall as a team. The Rams ...

Reighard, Eltayeb key Lions’ victory

Chad Reighard and Awad Eltayeb scored two goals and had an assist to lead Altoona to a 6-1 victory over DuBois in high school boys soccer at Mansion Park Wednesday on senior night. The Mountain lions improved to 7-1. SCORE BY HALVES DuBois 0 1 — 1 Altoona 4 2 — 6 First Half: ...

AAHS volleyball scores come-from-behind win

Altoona rallied past Central Mountain, 25-18, 23-25, 16-25, 30-28, 15-13, in a high school girls volleyball thriller Wednesday night at the AAHS Fieldhouse. Andrea Kiser had 22 kills, Jaylyn Long recorded 22 assists, Julia Savino had 24 digs and M.J. White had three blocks. Evy Stroup added ...

CC takes care of Johnstown

EBENSBURG — Central Cambria improved its record to 8-3 with a 25-9, 25-13, 25-18 victory over Johnstown in high school girls volleyball action on Tuesday. Leading the way for the Lady Devils were Hayley Evans (11 digs), Leah Burggraf (20 assists), Alli Malay (seven kills) and Hannah Ray ...

Raabe big part of Tyrone win

TYRONE — The Tyrone boys scored six goals in the first half — three by Kelton Raabe — and went on to defeat Bald Eagle Area, 6-1, in high school boys soccer action on Tuesday. Raabe also assisted on a goal by Alex Taylor, who scored two goals and assisted on two of Raabe’s ...

Lady Tigers pick up victory

FRIEDENS — The Hollidaysburg Area High School girls tennis team improved its record to 10-4 with a 7-0 win over Shanksville-Stonycreek on Tuesday. Talia Delerme and Nina Meadows won singles and doubles matches for the Lady Tigers, Rachel Gallagher, Megan Ferris and Addison Ventura won ...

Reese more than an athlete

Name: Olivia Reese School: Glendale Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Volleyball Athlete of the week achievement: Reese had 42 kills and 28 service points throughout the week as Glendale swept Saint Joseph’s, Bellwood-Antis and Claysburg-Kimmel. Season update: The Lady Vikings are ...

Shale’s hard work is noticed

Name: Evan Shale School: Hollidaysburg Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Soccer Athlete of the week achievement: Shale led Hollidaysburg to a 3-0 week capped off by a shutout of 11-2 Brockway. He allowed just one goal in three games. Season update: The Golden Tigers are 6-4. Coach ...

Taylor finishes 15th

From Mirror reports YORK — North East’s Isaiah Swan drained a 30-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to edge Scranton Prep’s Matthew Tressler for the PIAA Class 2A boys golf title at Heritage Hills Golf Resort on Monday. Both golfers shot rounds of 2-under par 69 through their ...

Sarver sparks AAHS road win

LEWISTOWN — Morgan Sarver scored three goals to help Altoona edge Mifflin County, 4-2, and improve to 9-0 in high school girls soccer action on Monday. Darrian Berkheimer scored Altoona’s other goal, and Nicole Hawk assisted on two goals. Aubrey Strohecker had both of Mifflin County’s ...

Mastri hat trick sparks Panthers

JOHNSTOWN — Joseph Mastri’s three goals paced Penn Cambria past Bishop McCort, 4-0, in high school boys soccer action on Monday. Penn Cambria keeper Reed Niebauer had six saves and earned his second straight shutout. SCORE BY HALVES Penn Cambria 1 3 — 4 Bishop McCort 0 0 — ...

Cumberland Valley knocks off Altoona

Cumberland Valley downed Altoona at the AAHS Fieldhouse, 25-23, 25-13, 25-16, in high school girls volleyball action on Monday. Rylee Albright contributed 13 digs, Jaylyn Long had nine assists, and Jadeyn Price had six kills. SERVICE POINTS ALTOONA: Kiser 8, Albright 6, Smith 2, Stroup ...