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Miscellaneous

Tyrone dominant at home

TYRONE — Tyrone improved to 4-2 with a 7-0 win over Shanksville-Stonycreek on Monday in high school girls tennis action. Winnie Grot, Lydia Irvin, Lindsey Walk, Victoria Reese and Alicia Endress were all singles winners for the Lady Eagles. Rachel Stricek and Olivia Reese, and Emilee Walk ...

Ebersole helps Lions edge Tigers

Despite a first-place finish by Ben Love and second-place finish by Jeremy Jones, Hollidaysburg came up on the short end against Altoona, 29-30, in high school boys cross country action Tuesday at Logan Elementary. Sophomore Gabe Ebersole was Altoona’s top performer, finishing the race in ...

Tigers down DuBois

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Hollidaysburg gave up a combined three set points in singles action in a 5-0 win over DuBois on Monday in high school girls tennis. Gretta Rhodes, Ella Jodon and Lydia Leib all won their singles matches for Hollidaysburg, with Askey winning 6-0, 6-0. SINGLES: 1, Rhodes, ...

Penn Cambria wins in five sets

CRESSON — Penn Cambria took the first two sets (25-11, 26-24) against Richland, lost the next two (25-12, 25-19) and then captured the final one (15-7) to take the match on Monday in high school girls volleyball action. Marissa Conley led the Lady Panthers with 17 service points, Daijah ...

Lawhead, Turner honored

ROARING SPRING — Altoona’s Scotty Lawhead and Bedford’s Jared Turner both shot 80s for medalist honors but it was the Mountain Lions who came out ahead in wins over Bedford (341-343) and Central (341-345) at Iron Masters Country Club on Monday in high school golf. Central’s Noah ...

Heights’ Eckenroad, McMullen capture first place

PATTON — Brock Eckenrode and Maggie McMullen each won their respective races to help Cambria Heights to wins over West Branch in high school cross country action. Eckenrode won in 22:35 as the Highlanders topped the Warriors, 19-36. Zech Scott finished in second with 23:54. In girls ...

Tyrone outlasts Lady Mounties

TYRONE — Mattie Cherry registered 11 service points to pace Tyrone in a 25-15, 25-21, 20-25, 23-25, 15-13 win over Mountain League foe Philipsburg-Osceola on Thursday in high school girls volleyball. Regan Irons had 11 kills and 12 digs for Tyrone, while Makenna Bauer had 13 kills and ...

Singles wins help Bedford beat BG

BEDFORD — Bedford claimed all three singles matches to slip past Bishop Guilfoyle, 3-2, in high school girls tennis action on Thursday. Emily Ruhlman, Josie Shuke and Jen Poorbaugh were the winners for the Lady Bisons. The Lady Marauders captured both doubles matches as the teams of ...

Philipsburg teams breeze past Highlanders

PHILIPSBURG — The Philipsburg-Osceola high school cross country teams swept their way past Cambria Heights as the boys earned a 16-42 win and the girls were victorious by a 21-37 score on Thursday. Scotty Frantz was the winner for the Mounties, which captured eight-of-the top 10 spots, ...

Mounties keep adding victories

CLEARFIELD — Philipsburg-Osceola remained undefeated in the Mountain League with a team score of 315 to top its league rivals at Clearfield Thursday afternoon in high school golf action. Tyrone’s Jacob Taylor medaled with a 73, as the Golden Eagles finished with the second overall team ...

Szapala keys win for Devils

EBENSBURG — Led by 31 assists and seven service points from Kiersten Szapala, Central Cambria won its season opener, 25-14, 25-17, 25-18 over visiting Bedford in high school girls volleyball action Wednesday night. Maggie Kudlawiec had 16 digs, Cass Bezek compiled 12 digs, Liz Bopp had 14 ...

Caldwell cards 38 for PC

EBENSBURG — Penn Cambria’s Gregory Caldwell earned medalist honors by carding a 38 to help the Panthers top Forest Hills, 218-234, and Bishop Carroll, 218-267, in high school golf Tuesday at Ebensburg Country Club. Dino Menie posted the Huskies’ best score with a 46, and Liz Zajdel ...

Dragons topple Eagles

MARTINSBURG — Kierra Mountain, Aleah Trueman and Tomi May won their singles matches and Central also swept doubles play in a 5-2 win over Tyrone in Mountain League tennis action Wednesday. Trueman and Mountain teamed up with Lindsey Kensinger and May, respectively, to get the doubles wins ...

Davis medals to lift Tigers

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Eric Davis won medalist honors with an 82 to help Hollidaysburg get past Altoona in high school golf action at Scotch Valley Country Club Wednesday afternoon. Scotty Lawhead’s 83 was the low score for the Mountain Lions, and Gaige Orndoff shot an 85 for the ...

Panthers get nice team effort

EBENSBURG — Each of Penn Cambria’s five scoring golfers carded scores under 50 as the Panthers topped Central Cambria, 223-235, and Chestnut Ridge, 223-247, at Ebensburg Country Club in high school boys golf Tuesday. Gregory Caldwell led Penn Cambria’s effort with a 42. Central ...

Sports at a glance

Turner leads Bedford golfers EVERETT — Jared Turner fired a 36 on Friday for the Bedford Area High School golf team in a 195-267 win over Everett at the Down River Golf and Country Club. It was the season opener for both teams. Everett was led by Dylan Taylor’s 46. Bedford also got ...

Locals to compete at tennis championships

HERSHEY — Two singles players and one doubles team from the area will compete in the PIAA Tennis Championships at Hershey Racquet Club today. Hollidaysburg Area senior Rami Alkhafaji, the two-time District 6 Class 3A singles champion, begins play against District 1 champ Sameer Gangoli of ...

Huntingdon tops Central

MARTINSBURG — Sam Moyer had nine service points and Devin Clapper had four kills, but Central fell to Huntingdon, 25-19, 25-19, 25-17, in high school boys volleyball action Thursday. Clapper had three blocks, and Eli Lingenfelter had eight assists. SERVICE POINTS CENTRAL: Moyer 9, ...

Altoona volleyball team triumphs

Dalton Keller collected 21 service points, seven kills, six digs and nine aces as Altoona defeated Huntingdon, 25-9, 25-14, 25-11, on senior night at the AAHS Fieldhouse Wednesday night in high school boys volleyball. Chris Ball posted a team-high 18 assists for the Mountain Lions ...