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Scholastic Sports

Tyrone boys edge Dragons

MARTINSBURG — Nick Vasbinder was a double winner in the long jump (18 feet, 10 inches) and the triple jump (39-0) to help the Tyrone boys sneak past Central, 75.5-74.5, in high school track action on Tuesday. WT Davis was a double winner for Central in the 800-meter run (2:13.3) and 1600 ...

Bearcats top Central

HUNTINGDON — Central lost in straight sets to Huntingdon, 25-22, 25-20, 25-21, in high school boys volleyball action Tuesday. Jordan Stump had five kills for the Dragons. Alex Barnes had a team-high eight service points, while Eli Lingenfelter had seven assists and Shane Taylor totaled ...

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 ...

Lehner big part of 9-0 Eagles

Name: Kevin Lehner School: Tyrone Area Age: 17 Grade: Junior Sport: Baseball Athlete of the week achievement: Lehner went 6-for-10 with a home run, two RBIs and two runs in victories over Bald Eagle Area, Williamsburg and previously unbeaten Philipsburg-Osceola. Season update: ...

Relentless Lucas shines for P-O

Name: Maddie Lucas School: Philipsburg-Osceola Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Softball Athlete of the week achievement: Lucas went 2-for-4 and scored a run in a 5-2 win over DuBois and went 2-for-3 with four RBIs and scored a run in a 10-0 win over Central. Season update: Lucas ...

Grier’s Lucas earns tennis scholarship to SFU

TYRONE — There wasn’t another power outage to postpone it again. A week after a power outage in Northern Blair County delayed her signing, Grier School senior Kristen Lucas, flanked by her parents, Tanya and Tim, and surrounded by her coach, grandmother and several friends, signed her ...

Bellwood tops Fannett-Metal

BELLWOOD — Bellwood-Antis dominated Fannett-Metal, 135-15 in boys action and 107-42 in girls competition in high school track and field on Monday. Shawn Wolfe won the 100-, 200- and 400-meter dashes, and Owen Shaulis won the high, long and triple jumps to highlight the B-A boys. Dylan ...

Payne leads B-A

SAXTON — Ashtyn Payne’s big day at the plate powered Bellwood-Antis’ 15-2 six-inning victory over Tussey Mountain in high school softball Monday. Payne collected three singles and a triple while also driving in four runs and scoring four times. Gabriella Finn had three hits, Faith ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: C. Adams, A, 11.06; Lawhead, A, 11.27; Howe, Ho, 11.34; Brumbaugh, CC, 11.44; VonColln, A, 11.44; Wolfe, BA, 11.44 200 dash: Lawhead, A, 22.88; Wolfe, BA, 23.24; VonColln, A, 23.45; O’Brien, CC, 23.64; Liebal, C, 23.67 400 dash: Howe, Ho, 51.32; Maxwell, E, 53.14; ...

Bedford tennis team sweeps

JOHNSTOWN — The Bedford Area boys tennis team improved to 15-1 overall with a 5-0 win over Bishop McCort on Monday in high school action. The Bisons got singles wins from Caleb Beidle, Johnny Imgrund and Luke Dague to go with doubles victories from Zach Kachman and Lance Dague, along with ...

Mirror track honor roll

BOYS 100 dash: C. Adams, A, 11.06; Lawhead, A, 11.27; Howe, Ho, 11.34; Brumbaugh, CC, 11.44; VonColln, A, 11.44; Wolfe, BA, 11.44 200 dash: Lawhead, A, 22.88; Wolfe, BA, 23.24; VonColln, A, 23.45; O’Brien, CC, 23.64; Liebal, C, 23.67 400 dash: Howe, Ho, 51.32; Maxwell, E, 53.14; ...

Glendale pulls out win over B-A

BELLWOOD — Alaney Vereshack, Brooke Smeal and Chloe McElhenny each drove in runs in the top of the sixth inning to help Glendale come back from down 1-0 to beat Bellwood-Antis, 3-2, in high school softball action on Thursday. Lexi Mulhollen scattered six Bellwood-Antis hits and recorded ...

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 ...

Maxwell powers Everett to victory

MARTINSBURG — Kaitlyn Maxwell was a triple winner to lead the Everett girls past Central, 92-55, and Bellwood-Antis, 80-70, in high school track and field action on Thursday. Maxwell won the 100-meter dash (13.41 seconds), the 400 dash (1:01.5) and 800 run. Ashley Yokum won the high jump ...

Bearcats come up short against Tussey

HUNTINGDON — Tussey Mountain knocked off Huntingdon, 4-3, behind three singles wins and a double victory in high school boys tennis action on Thursday. Hunter Cassatt, Liam O’Hagan and Ethan Schneider won in singles for the Titans, and Kieran Gresko and Cassatt combined on a doubles win. ...

Welteroth, Marauders sweep Scarlet Dragons

MARTINSBURG — Josh Welteroth recorded a team-high 16 kills and eight digs, and Kai Kimberly added 29 assists for Bishop Guilfoyle in a sweep of Central, 25-19, 25-11, 25-18, in high school boys volleyball action Thursday night. Connor Ebersole added 10 BG kills, and Bradyn Yahner had a ...

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 ...

Tyrone’s Baran throws perfect game

TYRONE — Cate Baran pitched a perfect game, striking out 13 batters, in Tyrone’s 10-0 five-inning win over Williamsburg in high school softball on Wednesday. Ella Pearson was 2-for-3 with three RBIs, and Callie Maceno drove in two runs for the Lady Eagles. SCORE BY ...

Lady Lions get 1st win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Altoona went ahead 5-1 after two innings en route to a 7-5 victory over Hollidaysburg in high school softball action on Wednesday. Hannah Strawmire was credited with Altoona’s first win this season. Abby Smearman had a double and two singles for the Lady Lions (1-4). ...

Hayward dominates for Lady Red Devils

EBENSBURG — McKenna Hayward was a quadruple winner, taking first in the 100- and 200-meter dashes as well as the high and triple jumps for the Central Cambria girls, which rolled to dominant wins against Somerset, 124-26, Bishop McCort, 134.5-15.5, and Chestnut Ridge, 135-15, in high school ...