There was Altoona’s Treyvaun Toney, running the 300 hurdles by himself after all the other events were completed.
It was a fitting culmination to a strange District 6 Class 3A Track and Field Championship Meet for area boys on Thursday at an unseasonably hot Mansion Park.
The meet ...
Some track stars hit their peak as a freshman, and others have to wait their entire careers to truly reach their highest potential.
Thursday’s District 6 Class 3A high school girls track and field championship meet at Mansion Park marked that moment for Hollidaysburg senior Ali ...
By Michael Boytim
LOYSBURG — As a District 5 official placed a gold medal around her neck, Northern Bedford’s Whitley Furry had tears streaming down her face.
It wasn’t because Furry had upset top-seeded Allison Pittman of Bedford to claim the 1600-meter ...
By Philip Cmor
LOYSBURG — Cleeford Sylne’s aunt was one of the first Haitian exchange students to come to the United States a couple of decades ago, and she liked it so much, she wanted her nephew to experience the same thing.
She never got to the top of an ...
TYRONE — Maddie Miller pitched a one-hitter with nine strikeouts and three walks as Bellwood-Antis edged rival Tyrone, 1-0, in high school girls softball on Wednesday.
The Lady Blue Devils got their only run in the top of the seventh on an RBI effort from Haley Schmidt, who plated Sarah ...
LILLY — Penn Cambria wrapped up its regular season with a 7-3 victory over Cambria Heights in high school baseball on Wednesday.
Mason Ronan smacked a two-run inside-the-park home run in the fifth inning.
CAMBRIA HEIGHTS (3): Verdavoir lf 320, Mezzelo ss 312, Bearer p 402, Serafin rf 200, ...
Kam Stoy stood atop the new medal stand, a stoic look on his face, not the visage of someone that had won three gold medals at a district track and field championship meet.
When he descended, he explained the reason.
“I’m definitely happy, but I know I have a ways to go. I didn’t hit ...
Alyssa Martinazzi had to look around for the No. 2 spot on the podium Tuesday during the District 6 Class 2A track and field championships at Mansion Park.
The Bishop Carroll star was much more accustomed to standing on the highest tier before ending her night as the runner-up in the long ...
By Jon Fleck
For the Mirror
With Wyomissing up 2-1 in the first round of the PIAA boys tennis championships, Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic needed wins in both No. 2 singles and No. 2 doubles to advance.
The Marauders’ Vincent D’Andrea battled Wyomissing’s Ben Chen in a third set as the ...
From Mirror staff reports
Penn Cambria School Board members voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve the hiring of John Franco as head varsity football coach.
Franco of Altoona will receive $6,948 for his coaching position, which was approved retroactively, beginning May 3.
HOLLIDAYSBURG — Collin Stevenson’s RBI single scored John Servello in walk-off fashion, as Hollidaysburg edged Mount Union, 8-7, in eight innings Tuesday afternoon in high school baseball action.
Lennox Pugh had a double and drove in three runs for the Tigers (16-1), and Cory Storm picked ...
ALEXANDRIA — Cierra O’Shell had three hits and drove in three runs to lead Glendale to an 18-0, five-inning win over Juniata Valley Tuesday in high school softball action.
The Lady Vikings (15-4) also got three RBIs from winning pitcher Lexi Mulhollen in a game Glendale led, 11-0, after ...
Name: Keyara Morgan
Athlete of the week achievement: Morgan went 5-for-12 and knocked in seven runs in Claysburg-Kimmel’s three victories — 10-3 over Moshannon Valley, 11-10 over Bellwood-Antis and 11-1 over ...
Name: Mason Ronan
School: Penn Cambria
Athlete of the week achievement: Ronan threw 10 innings and gave up only one hit, no runs and struck out 23. Adding in the completion of a suspended game, he was 3-0 as Penn Cambria swept Bishop Carroll ...
Area track and field competitors will be looking for gold medals, district records and tickets to next week’s PIAA meet at Shippensburg University as District 6 and District 5 hold their championships over the next three days.
The tripleheader begins this afternoon at 3:30 p.m. with the ...
SAXTON — Faith Barnett pitched a five-hitter in helping Tussey Mountain to a 4-0 win over visiting Williamsburg in an interdivisional Inter-County Conference softball clash on Monday.
The Lady Titans, now 10-7, got three hits and an RBI from Bailey Fields. Williamsburg got two hits from ...
MARTINSBURG — Chase Smith’s bases-loaded single in the bottom of the eighth inning drove home the winning run, breaking a 9-all tie and lifting Central to a wild 10-9 victory over visiting Forest Hills in high school baseball action on Monday.
Smith collected three hits, including a ...
The Central Cambria girls claimed four first places, and the Altoona boys finished second in the team standings in the Altoona Middle School Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Mansion Park.
Individual champions for the Central Cambria girls were Ella Vrabel in the 800-meter run, ...
Jacob Deterline: Lancaster Bible soccer
Name: Jacob Deterline
High school: Altoona Area
College choice: Lancaster Bible
Other colleges considered: Bloomsburg, Slippery Rock
Why I picked Lancaster Bible: “I picked LBC because ...