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Athlete of the Week

Metzger contributes to title

Name: Dalton Metzger School: Central Age: 17 Grade: 11 Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Metzger collected a two-run single and scored for Central in a 13-2, five inning PIAA Class 3A state championship winning victory over Lancaster Catholic. Metzger also played a key ...

Mirror Male Athlete of the Week: Helsel showing off versatility

Name: Ty Helsel School: Central Age: 17 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Helsel finished the week 2-for-4 with three RBIs and a run scored and had scoreless outings on the mound in both of Central’s victories over Mohawk and Fairview that put the ...

Mirror Female Athlete of the Week: C-K’s Francona making impact

Name: Bella Francona School: Claysburg-Kimmel Age: 14 Grade: Freshman Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Francona went 1-for-3 with a stolen base and scored both runs for Claysburg-Kimmel in a 2-0 win over South Williamsport that put the Lady Bulldogs in the PIAA ...

Athlete of the Week: Muffie provides ‘O’ for Altoona

Name: Lucas Muffie School: Altoona Area Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Muffie hit a two-out, two-run home run on an 0-2 pitch to account for Altoona’s only two runs in a 2-0 PIAA Class 6A subregional victory over McDowell on Thursday. Season ...

Alwine pitches Lions to title

Name: Evan Alwine School: Altoona Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Alwine pitched Altoona to a 10-0 win over State College in the District 6 Class 6A championship. He scattered five hits, struck out eight and walked two. He also went 2-for-4 ...

Peterson, Glendale reach final

Name: Madison Peterson School: Glendale Age: 15 Grade: Freshman Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Peterson pitched Glendale to wins over Bishop McCort (7-1) and Ferndale (4-2) in the District 6 Class 1A quarterfinals and semifinals, respectively. She combined to strike ...