Athlete of the Week

Imler sacrifices for team

Name: Jarrett Imler School: Central Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Imler pitched six innings of scoreless ball, scattering six hits while going 1-for-2 at the plate with an RBI in last Monday’s 3-1 win over Huntingdon in the PIAA Class 3A ...

Lucas continues producing

Name: Maddie Lucas School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 16 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Lucas was 4-for-4 with two doubles, a run and an RBI in Thursday’s 6-2 PIAA Class A quarterfinal win over Deer Lakes. Season update: Lucas is hitting .565 with ...

Briggs gets hot in playoffs

Name: Ben Briggs School: Huntingdon Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Briggs went 6-for-9 with three doubles and four RBIs in PIAA Class 3A playoff wins against Mount Pleasant and Sharpsville. He was the winning pitcher in the Sharpsville game, ...

Mulhollen, Glendale savor D6 title

Name: Lexi Mulhollen School: Glendale Age: 15 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Mulhollen went 1-for-3 with a home run and scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning as Glendale beat Claysburg-Kimmel, 5-4, in the District 6 Class 1A ...

Harris strong for Mounties

Name: Kamryn Harris School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 16 Grade: Sophomore Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Harris fired a no-hitter with 10 strikeouts and no walks and ended a 10-0 District 6 Class 3A quarterfinal win over West Shamokin with a two-run homer for her ...

Team player comes up big

Name: Tyler Treese School: Hollidaysburg Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Treese hit a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the eighth inning to account for the only scoring in Hollidaysburg’s 2-0 District 6 Class 5A championship game ...

Swogger, Hoenstine earn Mirror’s top honors

Ali Wyland was moved to tears even as she left her seat to approach the stage. “Sorry,” the multi-sport Hollidaysburg Area senior standout said through a half-sob after receiving the Erin Dodson Award — representative of the best volleyball player in the area — from the late Dodson’s ...

Ketterman helps Everett

Name: Stefanie Ketterman School: Everett Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Track and field Athlete of the week achievement: Ketterman won the high, long and triple jumps in the District 5 Class 2A Championships and led the Lady Warriors to the team title. She was also part of the ...

Smith slugging at Central

Name: Chase Smith School: Central Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Smith went 3-for-3 with a triple, a run scored and four RBIs in a 10-9 victory over Forest Hills. His bases-loaded single in the bottom of the eighth inning was the ...

Claysburg-Kimmel coach loves Morgan’s versatility

Name: Keyara Morgan School: Claysburg-Kimmel Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Morgan went 5-for-12 and knocked in seven runs in Claysburg-Kimmel’s three victories — 10-3 over Moshannon Valley, 11-10 over Bellwood-Antis and 11-1 over ...

Ronan continues strong baseball year for Panthers

Name: Mason Ronan School: Penn Cambria Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Ronan threw 10 innings and gave up only one hit, no runs and struck out 23. Adding in the completion of a suspended game, he was 3-0 as Penn Cambria swept Bishop Carroll ...

Hampton leading Bedford

Name: Jess Hampton School: Bedford Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Hampton won three matches on Tuesday to claim the District 6 Class 2A singles title. He then won No. 1 singles matches on Wednesday vs. HOPE for Hyndman and Thursday vs. Somerset as ...

Peck comes up big for P-O

Name: Maggie Peck School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Peck homered for the only run in a 1-0 win against DuBois on Tuesday. Peck hit another home run in Thursday’s 19-9 victory against previously-once-beaten Central, ...

Hensor more than just baseball

Name: Bryce Hensor School: Juniata Valley Age: 19 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Hensor was 2-for-3 with two runs and two RBIs in a 5-4 win over Mount Union, he was 1-for-2 with a run in an 8-0 win over Williamsburg, he went 2-for-3 with a run, three ...

Slam highlight of Feathers’ week

Name: Cameryn Feathers School: Central Age: 15 Grade: Freshman Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Feathers had a double and an RBI in a 10-3 win over Claysburg-Kimmel, collected two hits — including a homer — and two RBIs in a 10-0 win over Tyrone and hit a go-ahead ...

McElwain makes hard work pay off

Name: Saige McElwain School: Bellwood-Antis Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: McElwain hit a solo homer in a 4-2 win over Cambria Heights on Monday, she homered, tripled and drove in a run in a 13-5 win against Juniata Valley on Tuesday, and she ...

Petrunak’s passion propels Portage

Name: Scott Petrunak School: Portage Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Petrunak went 3-for-5 with a double and four RBIs in a 14-3 win over Windber on Tuesday, he was 2-for-2 with a double, four runs and three RBIs and pitched a five-hitter while ...

Garver shows versatility

Name: Courtney Garver School: Claysburg-Kimmel Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Garver drove in two runs in a 12-2 win over Williamsburg on Monday, she pitched a complete-game five-hitter in a 6-4 win over Bellwood-Antis on Tuesday, and she was ...

Good doing well for BG

Name: Vincent Good School: Bishop Guilfoyle Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Volleyball Athlete of the week achievement: Good had 82 assists, 38 service points, 14 aces, 10 digs and five kills as Bishop Guilfoyle defeated Altoona, 25-22, 25-11, 17-25, 24-26, 15-13, on Tuesday and West ...

Krug’s work pays off for BC

Name: Britt Krug School: Bishop Carroll Catholic Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Track and field Athlete of the week achievement: Placed first in the javelin and shot put and finished third in the discus in helping the BC girls take second at the United Invitational. She also won ...