Tyrone, PAMirror

Golden Eagles ride pitching into finale

Tickets for today’s Tyrone-Oley Valley game, slated for 1:30 p.m. at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park in State College can be purchased at www.piaa.org. No tickets will be sold at the game. The last time Tyrone defeated Central, the Golden Eagles were able to carry the momentum into victories over...
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Hollidaysburg, PAMirror

PSU fans eager for in-person viewing

Penn State football fans are excited that Beaver Stadium will be back to full capacity for the 2021 season. June 1 a return to full capacity in Beaver Stadium and other athletics venues for the 2021-22 academic year. “We are excited to welcome our 107K strong back in Beaver Stadium...
Tyrone, PAhuntingdondailynews.com

Shultz gets signature win in key moment

As the senior ace of the Tyrone pitching staff, Rodney Shultz was asked to face some of the toughest competition the Mountain League had to offer this season. It’s a league that has four teams competing in state playoffs this year, including the Golden Eagles and Central in the 3A tournament, and Bellefonte and Clearfield in Class 4A. Tyrone and Central are the only two teams left as Bellefonte and Clearfield lost on Monday.
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Altoona, PAMirror

College signings: Mallory Cree: Gwynedd Mercy hoops

Why I picked Gwynedd Mercy: “Great radiation therapy program. Coach (Keith) Mondillo is very positive and inviting.”. Greatest high school achievement: “Playing basketball and being involved in honors classes and school clubs.”. Coach Chris Fleegle’s quote: “We couldn’t have asked for a better senior to be one of our leaders...
Penn, PAPittsburgh Post-Gazette

Money matters and fans in the wild: Four takeaways from Penn State's coaches caravan

There weren’t any buses traveling from University Park to Altoona, Harrisburg, Hershey, and all other points in Pennsylvania for the Penn State coaches caravan this year. Remains of COVID-19 protocols forced the three-day event to a virtual setting. But enthusiasm flashed through the screen nonetheless starting on Tuesday, when athletic director Sandy Barbour further detailed plans on the Nittany Lions program returning to max capacity at all sporting events, including football at Beaver Stadium.
Johnstown, PAThe Tribune-Democrat

Pitt-Johnstown’s Heid selected as ABCA/Rawlings regional pitcher of the year

Pitt-Johnstown senior right-hander Dylan Heid earned his third NCAA Division II Atlantic Region Pitcher of the Year honor on Wednesday when the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings selected his as the region’s top hurler in 2021. ABCA/Rawlings All-Region first-team selections are nominated for ABCA/Rawlings All-America honors. The ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div....
Huntingdon, PAJournal & Sunday Journal

Musselman's Stuckey heads to Juniata

INWOOD — There was just something about the personal touch at Juniata College that wouldn’t escape the grasp of T.J. Stuckey. “Teachers get to know you on a one-on-one level,” the Musselman senior said. Plus, one of the biology professors helped develop testing for COVID-19, which helped students and instructors...
Altoona, PAMirror

College signing: Shamus Walker: Juniata football

Other colleges considered: Westminster, Washington & Jefferson. Why I picked Juniata: “Looking at colleges, I wanted to be somewhere that would challenge me academically, continue to strengthen me athletically and would make me more worldly. Juniata is the place that feels most like home. It is the most welcoming and friendly place, that provides a unique opportunity to study a program of emphasis, has a football program that I can help grow and has a wonderful study-abroad program that will allow me to see the world. Overall, Juniata College is the college that I see that will provide me with the most and best opportunities to better myself.”
Johnstown, PAPosted by
The Tribune-Democrat

Bishop McCort Catholic pair commit to colleges

A pair of Bishop McCort Catholic High School seniors committed to continue their respective academic and football careers on Wednesday during a signing ceremony at the Osborne Street institution. Amari Andrews, Geneva football. A strong engineering program combined with a chance to join NCAA Division III member Geneva College proved...
Altoona, PAMirror

Big fourth ends year for AAHS

STATE COLLEGE — A six-run fourth inning for State College provided the difference Tuesday afternoon as the Little Lions registered an 8-5 victory over Altoona in a District 6 Class 6A semifinal-round playoff game at the State College baseball field. “If you told me we were going to score five...
Sidman, PAPosted by
The Tribune-Democrat

Four Forest Hills seniors commit to colleges

SIDMAN – Four Forest Hills High School senior student-athletes made their future academic and academic plans known on Tuesday. They will compete in baseball, basketball and track and field on the collegiate level. Taylor Burda, York (Pa.) basketball. A familiar vibe she is accustomed to at Forest Hills helped Taylor...
Cresson, PAmtaloy.edu

Mount Aloysius College to Host Summer Basketball Camps

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College once again will host summer basketball camps this year. These camps are available for young girls and boys who are passionate about basketball, and will help kids hone their dribbling, passing and shooting skills. The College’s Men’s Basketball Coach, Will Cabrera, will host the two summer camps within the college’s 8,700 square foot Athletic Convocation and Wellness Center (ACWC).
Cresson, PAThe Tribune-Democrat

4 Mount Aloysius baseball players honored by AMCC

CRESSON – Four Mount Aloysius College baseball players were selected to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference all-league teams. Relief pitcher Douglas Cannon and second baseman Jeremy Iellimo earned second-team recognition, and first baseman Brayden Lackey and outfielder Ryan Leonard were placed on the third team. Cannon made 14 total appearances,...
Pennsylvania StateThe Tribune-Democrat

Pitt-Johnstown's Heid named region’s top pitcher

Pitt-Johnstown senior right-hander Dylan Heid, the 2021 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Western Division Pitcher of the Year, was also named the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) Atlantic Region Pitcher of the Year on Friday. Heid posted a 7-2 record with six complete games, four shutouts and a 1.37...
Pennsylvania StateThe Tribune-Democrat

Pitt-Johnstown's Heid named PSAC West Pitcher of the Year

Pitt-Johnstown senior right-hander Dylan Heid, a five-time Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Western Division Pitcher of the week recipient, was selected by the league’s coaches as the PSAC West Pitcher of the Year on Tuesday. Heid posted a 7-2 record with six complete games, four shutouts and a 1.37 ERA...
State College, PAhuntingdondailynews.com

Lady Eagles season ends with 3-1 loss to State College

Monday may as well have been an early playoff game for the Tyrone softball team. The Lady Eagles were playing for the final spot in the District 6 Class 3A playoffs, needing a win to advance to the postseason. Unfortunately, the Lady Eagles are going to miss the playoffs as...