×

Baseball

Hartman, Yon lead Lions to win

Matt Hartman went the distance on the mound and had an RBI double as Altoona edged Mifflin County, 4-3, at Mansion Park Wednesday in high school baseball action. Ian Yon followed Hartman’s double with an RBI single, and Jake Hunter’s two-run double brought in all the runs the Mountain ...

P-O goes extra to defeat Rams

SPRING MILLS — Philipsburg-Osceola scored a run in the top of the 10th inning to edge out Mountain League foe Penns Valley, 5-4, in high school baseball action on Tuesday. Keegan Soltis drove in two runs for the Mounties. Carson Jones pitched 4• innings in relief and struck out three for ...

Still perfect

TYRONE — When it comes to competitive high school baseball, the Mountain League ranks among the region’s best every year. “This league is tough, top to bottom,” Central coach A.J. Hoenstine said Tuesday after his Scarlet Dragons fell to Tyrone, 4-0, at the Harry Sickler Sports ...

Tyrone raises streak to nine

Golden Eagles beat P-O in battle of unbeatens PHILIPSBURG — Tyrone pounded out 12 hits in winning a battle of unbeaten Mountain League teams, 8-2, over Philipsburg-Osceola in high school baseball action on Thursday. Colson Lewis drove in two runs and scored twice for Tyrone, now 9-0. Matt ...

Yon helps Altoona blank Tigers

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Ian Yon struck out nine batters in five shutout innings, and Adam Sinisi drove in three runs with a double and a sacrifice fly as Altoona held Hollidaysburg scoreless for the second time in a week, winning 10-0 in high school baseball on Wednesday. Marcus Day and Owen ...

C-K rolls past Glendale

CLAYSBURG — Corey Chamberlain threw a one-hitter with nine strikeouts in Claysburg-Kimmel’s 12-1 win over Glendale in 4¢ innings in high school baseball action on Tuesday. Connor Oakes and Zach McCarty each drove in two runs for the Bulldogs, and Chamberlain, Oakes and Kobe Harr each ...

Duo lead Tigers to big victory

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Logan Margroum went 3-for-4 with four runs and four RBIs, and Joey Grassi went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and two RBIs to lead Hollidaysburg to a 16-0 win over Punxsutawney Monday afternoon in high school baseball action. The game was called after four innings because of ...

Pitch perfect

Central gave up two runs in the first inning of its Curve Classic opening-round game against Juniata Valley and one run in the final inning of the championship game against Altoona. In between, nothing but zeros. The Central pitchers threw strikes, and the defense made nearly all the plays ...

Eagles win

TYRONE — Bryce Hunter led off with a walk in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Kevin Lehner’s sacrifice fly to left sent Hunter home with the game-winning run for Tyrone in a 3-2 win over Clearfield in Mountain League high school baseball Saturday. Matt Savino and Rodney Shultz each ...

Central bulldozes its way into semis

Juniata Valley scored two in the top of the first for the early lead against Central in the final opening-round game of the Curve Classic, but the Scarlet Dragons quickly got those two back and a whole lot more. Central took advantage of 10 walks, five hit batsmen and five Valley errors to ...

Servello helps propel Tigers to victory

Hollidaysburg’s Sam Servello is one of the top pitching prospects in the area. An early commit to West Virginia University, Servello sat out all of last season after injuring his back (fractured vertebrae) in basketball, so all eyes are on the hard-throwing right-hander this ...

Curve Classic restarts today

Because of the rain in the area on Friday, the schedule has been adjusted for the annual Curve Classic for high school baseball, which started on Thursday at PNG Field. Two games were washed out on Friday, Hollidaysburg-St. Marys and Central-Juniata Valley. The event started Thursday with ...

A Classic duel: Yon pitches Altoona over Luensmann, B-A

The 15th annual Curve Classic kicked off with a premier pitching matchup. Altoona’s Ian Yon and Bellwood-Antis’ Travis Luensmann were both Altoona Mirror first-team all-stars as underclassmen last year, and they each toed the rubber for their respective teams Thursday at Peoples Natural ...

BG’s Carrieri stymies C-K

Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic senior pitcher Danny Carrieri had just seen his two-run lead cut in half after three consecutive two-out hits in the top of the sixth inning. But there was no way he was coming out of the game. Carrieri waved off first-year Marauders coach Tommy Williams, who had ...

Northern splits DH

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford split a doubleheader with Southern Fulton in high school baseball on Thursday. Kyler States and Evan Clouse each scored for Northern in a 2-1 victory in the first game, while Luke Wiedemann struck out six batters and got the win. Andrew Lazor had the game-winning ...

Feathers’ big game lifts Central

ROARING SPRING — Cam Feathers homered and drove in four runs, and Dylan Claycomb and Caroline Eckenrode combined to strike out 10 batters and allow just two hits as Central defeated Altoona, 14-1, in high school softball Wednesday. SCORE BY INNINGS Altoona 001 00X X—1 2 ...

Hollidaysburg cruises

DuBOIS — Bryce Helmer scattered seven hits across six innings to help Hollidaysburg get past DuBois, 19-4, in high school baseball Wednesday. Caleb Gampe fell a home run short of hitting the cycle for Hollidaysburg, going 3-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored. Bryce Martellaci ...

Ertter helps Bishop Carroll beat Somerset

SOMERSET — Carson Ertter pitched six innings and struck out eight, and Evan Becquet went 3-for-4 at the plate as Bishop Carroll topped Somerset, 7-3, in a high school baseball game Tuesday. Devin Gomish had a pair of RBIs for the Huskies. BISHOP CARROLL (7): Gottshall ss 211, Dumm cf 201, ...

Pearson helps Tyrone win in five innings

TYRONE — Andrew Pearson went 3-for-4 — all doubles — and drove in four runs to lead Tyrone past Saint Joseph’s, 12-2, in five innings on Monday afternoon in high school baseball action. Brandon Lucas added three hits and two RBIs for the Golden Eagles (4-0), who broke open a 4-2 game ...

Lehman tough for 3-0 Eagles

BELLWOOD — Brandon Lucas scored two runs for Tyrone in a 7-1 win over Bellwood-Antis in a game that was called early due to darkness Friday afternoon in high school baseball action. Tyrone (3-0) got a strong performance from winning pitcher Cory Lehman, who gave up one run on five hits in ...