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Miscellaneous

College signing: Ian Zimmerman: Cal. Pa. cross/track

Name: Ian Zimmerman High School: Northern Bedford Hometown: Hopewell Sport: Cross country; Track and field College Choice: California, PA Why I picked Cal U: “I really like Coach (Daniel) Caulfield and his honesty; I know I can trust him.” Greatest high school achievement: ...

Early offense enough for CC baseball in win over Guilfoyle

EBENSBURG — Central Cambria scored three runs in the first inning and those runs held up as the Red Devils beat Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic, 3-2, in high school baseball action Friday. Reece Werner had two hits and two RBIs for Central Cambria, which improved to 3-3. Winning pitcher ...

College Corners

Paige Jones: UPJ softball Name: Paige Jones High school: Cambria Heights High School Hometown: Patton Sport: Softball Position: Pitcher, CF College choice: University Of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Other colleges considered: Saint Francis, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Penn ...

College signings

Haileigh Reed: W&J softball Name: Haileigh Reed High school: Claysburg-Kimmel Hometown: Claysburg Sport: Softball Position: Infield College choice: Washington & Jefferson Other colleges considered: Saint Vincent, Penn Tech Why I picked Washington & Jefferson: ...

Tigers make it a dozen

LEWISTOWN — Hollidaysburg improved to 12-0 with a 5-0 win over Mifflin County in high school boys tennis action on Thursday. Nathan Barton, Jadd Younes and Haddy Obeid won the straight sets for singles wins, and Paul Rose and Ben Johnson, and Trent Gallagher and Aragorn Clarke won in ...

Altoona picks up first victory

Altoona edged Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic, 20-25, 25-14, 26-24, 11-25, 16-14, for its first victory of the season at the AAHS Fieldhouse in high school volleyball action Wednesday. Jamen McCabe had 10 kills and 14 digs, and Garrett Baumgartner added eight kills and 24 digs. Sam Kessinger ...

Link, Kamzik key in CC’s victory

EBENSBURG — Central Cambria held off a late Richland rally and defeated the Lady Rams, 3-2, Wednesday afternoonn in high school softball action. Alyssa Link homered for the Lady Devils, and Kami Kamzik struck out 14 and allowed just two hits. Central Cambria was coming off a 2-0 ...

Lions tennis wins tourney

MILL HALL — The Altoona Area High School boys tennis team won the Central Mountain Invitational on Tuesday, thanks to wins over Tyrone (5-0), Central Mountain (3-2) and Mifflin County (4-1). Against Tyrone, the Mountain Lions (3-3) got singles wins from Nick Schimminger, Kyle Murray and ...

Hollidaysburg adds to its perfect record

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Hollidaysburg improved its record to 9-0 with a 5-0 victory over Somerset in high school boys tennis action on Thursday. Nathan Barton, Brian Johnson and Jadd Younes delivered singles wins in straight sets, and Haddy Obeid and Ben Johnson, and Trent Gallagher and Aragorn ...

Mountain Lions, BG both come up short

Cumberland Valley swept Altoona, 25-9, 25-19, 25-11, at the AAHS Fieldhouse in high school boys volleyball action on Thursday. Garrett Baumgartner had four kills and eight digs for the Mountain Lions, and Dominic McMasters contributed three blocks. CV improved to 5-0 with the victory while ...

College signing: Zach Clapper: Elizabethown golf

Name: Zach Clapper High school: Hollidaysburg Hometown: Hollidaysburg Sport: Golf College choice: Elizabethtown College Other colleges considered: Geneva College Why I picked Elizabethtown College: “The coaching staff was amazing and the campus felt like Hollidaysburg in a way, ...

3A, 2A get their own dates at track final

The PIAA will hold its track and field championships a bit differently this year. Athletes from Class 2A schools will compete in a one-day event at Shippensburg University on Friday, May 28, and the qualifying athletes from Class 3A will compete in a one-day event on Saturday, May 29. Some ...

Portage girls sweep meet

WINDBER — The Portage Area High School girls team picked up wins over Windber and Rockwood in track and field action on Wednesday. The Lady Mustangs topped Windber, 104-41, and Rockwood, 109-28, to improve to 4-0. Freshman Cami Burkett won the 100-meter dash, 200 dash and 400 dash, and ...

Tigers improve mark to 8-0

Nathan Barton, Brian Johnson and Jadd Younes all won singles matches as Hollidaysburg swept Altoona, 5-0, in high school boys tennis action at Mansion Park on Tuesday. Haddy Obeid and Ben Johnson won at No. 1 doubles, and Aragon Clark and Trent Gallagher won at No. 2 doubles for the Golden ...

Scarlet Dragons pick up win No. 3

MARTINSBURG — Central swept Bishop Guilfoyle, 25-7, 25-17, 25-17, behind nine kills and 11 service points from Zeb Wyant in high school boys volleyball action on Tuesday. Eli Lingenfelter added 13 service points for the Dragons. Michael Woolridge had three kills and two blocks for the ...

Tyrone pitching tough

SPRING MILLS — Tyrone starting pitcher David Lang gave up one run in the first inning, and the Golden Eagles tied the game in the sixth inning in high school baseball action Monday. They didn’t score again until the top of the 11th inning, but Aiden Coleman and Ross Gampe combined to ...

Tigers still perfect after win

The Hollidaysburg boys tennis team improved to 7-0 Wednesday, thanks to a 6-1 win over DuBois in high school action held indoors at the Summit Tennis & Athletic Club. The Golden Tigers got singles wins from Nathan Barton, Brian Johnson, Jadd Younes and Haddy Obeid to go with doubles ...

Golden Tigers hockey team hurt by fallout in second period

JOHNSTOWN — It may have looked like an even start for the Hollidaysburg hockey team in its Laurel Mountain Hockey League semifinal Tuesday night, but once the halfway point of the first period was crossed, things began to change in a hurry. Westmont Hilltop scored four goals in eight ...

Cavender has big day at plate in Claysburg’s win

HOUTZDALE — Claysburg-Kimmel got five RBIs from Harleigh Cavender, thanks to a three-run homer and a solo homer, in the Lady Bulldogs’ 17-0, five-inning win at Moshannon Valley on Tuesday in high school softball action. Madison Frye and Rebekah Claar each added two hits, and Claar drove ...

Central off to solid start after win over Bishop Guilfoyle

Central swept Bishop Guilfoyle, 25-21, 25-12, 29-27, in high school boys volleyball at Pleasant Valley Gymnasium Tuesday night. The Scarlet Dragons improved to 2-0 to start the year. Zeb Wyant had 16 kills for the Scarlet Dragons, and Luke Weber added 17 assists. Noah Anderson had 10 kills, ...