College Signing | News, sports, work

Morgan Server: Slippery rock football Name: Morgan Server High School: Altoona Area Hometown: Altoona Sports: Soccer Location: Forward College Selection: Slippery Rock Other colleges under consideration: University of Central Florida, St. Francis, Mercyhurst, West Virginia Why I chose Slippery Rock: “I thought it was academically and athletically appropriate.” Biggest High School Achievement: “The only person … Read more

Heidelberg took two from softball Marriott College News, sports, work

Tiffin – Heidelberg University Ohio Athletic Conference Softball Sweep the Doubleheader and win a game, 8-3, Game Two, 6-2 from Marriott College on Friday afternoon. The Pioneers are moving to 11-15 overall and the OAC is moving to 5-5. Heidelberg is improving 16-12 in the season and 5-17 in the OAC. Heidelberg smashed an open … Read more

OVAC announces Legends HOF class News, sports, work

Four highly regarded trainees and an ultra-successful training coach will be awarded in the 17th grade schools of the Legends of Ohio Valley Athletic Conference. Five selections of legends will be presented at the 18th OVAC Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday, August 13 at Dowler Hall at Belmont College. Among the winners are Johnny … Read more

College Signing: Lauren Kisser: Penn State Behrend Soccer | News, sports, work

Name: Lauren Kieser High School: Altoona Area Hometown: Altoona Sports: Soccer Location: Attacking midfield College Selection: Penn State Behrend Other colleges to consider: Bloomsburg, IUP, Clarion, Chatham, Carlo Why I chose Penn State Behrend: “I made my final decision to join Penn State Behrend University for a number of reasons. Penn State Bahrain’s Nursing Program … Read more

Hilbert College organizes summer basketball camps | News, sports, work

Hilbert College is re-organizing boys ‘and girls’ summer basketball camps from June 26 to 30 for boys and July 11 to 15 for girls. Submitted photo Hamburg – Hilbert College has announced the dates of its most popular boys ‘and girls’ summer basketball camps. It’s still one of the only overnight basketball camps in Western, … Read more

Dexter’s wins a Class A gold medal News, sports, work

HERMANSVILLE – Menominee Dexter’s found a second half of shooting here on Sunday night in an 85:74 triumph over Iron Mountain Bimbo’s in a Class A championship match at the 83rd annual gold medal basketball tournament. Bimbo led after half time 31:29, shortly before Dexter gained the upper hand. Dexter’s took the lead 41-35 after … Read more

Blair Sports Hall of Fame Co .: 19th Class Launched After Two Years | News, sports, work

The mirror photo by JD Cavrich, winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award, Julie Roseborough, laughs during Saturday night’s speech by John Hayes Hall of Famer. The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted lives around the world since 2020, delaying the 19th launch of the 19th Blair County Sports Hall of Fame. But for all the honorees and … Read more

Parkersburg High School LB Howard will remain at Marriotta College | News, sports, work

Parkersburg High School linebacker Zack Howard, who was pictured doing a tackle against Spring Valley last year, recently announced that he will continue his football career at Pioneers of Marriott College head coach Andy Wade. (Photo credit to Nathan Morris) Parkersburg – Zack Howard has a lot of future plans, but the fastest thing is … Read more

DiBacco is appointed to the OVAC HOF 2022 | class News, sports, work

Edmund DiBacco A pair of highly successful coaches and two longtime officials are making selections for the Siena Class Hall of Fame Athletic Conference in Ohio Valley in 2022. Legendary baseball / football coach Magnolia High Dave Cisar and football coach Terry Depew of The Linsly School will be joined by basketball official Mike Coyne … Read more

College Signing | News, sports, work

Evelyn Stroop: Geneva Volleyball Name: Evelyn Stroop High School: Altoona Area Hometown: Altoona Sports: Volleyball College Selection: Geneva College Other colleges under consideration: Lycoming College Why I chose Geneva College: “Because it felt like a place I could join. I love the atmosphere, the people and the opportunities, and now I’m incredibly grateful to be … Read more