Soccer

Karlheim’s penalty kick propels Huskies to win over Highlanders

EBENSBURG — Alex Karlheim delivered on a penalty kick late in the second half to lift Bishop Carroll to a 2-1 win over Cambria Heights on Thursday in high school boys soccer action. Karlheim scored once in the first half on a Jared Delauter assist to push the Huskies record to ...

Hollidaysburg shuts out DuBois

DuBOIS — Sydney Routch scored twice to back the shutout goaltending of Meghan Cutshall in Hollidaysburg’s 4-0 victory over DuBois in high school girls soccer on Wednesday. Sidney Pohar had a goal and assist, and Jenna Heim scored a goal for Hollidaysburg, which improved to 12-4-1. SCORE ...

Freshman Bell wins it for Tigers

By Jon Fleck For the Mirror The Altoona girls soccer team entered its game against Hollidaysburg looking to put pressure on the Lady Tigers’ backline. The Lady Lions did that for long stretches of the game but couldn’t put the ball in the net. Hollidaysburg (11-4-1) began a stretch of ...

Ridge shuts out Panthers; Central girls prevail

NEW PARIS — Chestnut Ridge received goals from Ian Anderson, Connor Roose, and Logan Cooper in a 3-0 shutout win at home over Northern Bedford in a Sideling Hill League high school boys soccer on Tuesday. Ridge improved to 6-8-1. SCORE BY HALVES Northern Bedford 0 0 — 0 Chestnut ...

Bedford shuts out Everett

EVERETT — Amber Thomas scored four goals, and Allison Pittman scored two goals and had two assists as Bedford defeated Everett, 8-0, in high school girls soccer Saturday. Lindsay Mowry recorded the shutout in goal for the Lady Bisons, who improved to 16-0. SCORE BY HALVES Bedford 4 4 ...

Mosdal’s hat trick lifts Dragons to win

LOYSBURG — Tarald Mosdal scored three goals and Luke Trexler added two goals for Central in a 7-1 win at Northern Bedford in high school boys soccer Saturday. Northern Bedford got its lone goal from Clark Frace. SCORE BY HALVES Central 3 4 — 7 Northern Bedford 1 0 — 1 First ...

Schmidhammer keys Lions past Tigers

By Philip Cmor pcmor@altoonamirror.com HOLLIDAYSBURG — Rumor is they are making a sequel to the movie “Bend It Like Beckham.” It’s going to be called “Spin It Like Schmidhammer.” It started filming at Hollidaysburg’s Tiger Stadium on Thursday night. Jarrett Schmidhamer’s ...

Berkheimer’s goals help Altoona top DuBois

DuBOIS — Darrian Berkheimer scored two second-half goals to break a 2-2 halftime tie and help Altoona defeat DuBois, 4-2, in high school girls soccer Thursday. Sarah Graham and Cassie Kyle also scored for the Lady Lions. Altoona is now 9-5. SCORE BY HALVES Altoona 2 2 — 4 DuBois ...

DeLong lifts Bedford to win

BEDFORD — Chase DeLong scored four goals and assisted on another to lead Bedford to a 5-2 victory over visiting Richland in high school boys soccer. Bedford, which also got a goal from Aaron Browell, improved to 9-5-1. SCORE BY HALVES Richland 2 0 — 2 Bedford 1 4 — 5 First ...

Lady Dragons rout P-O

ROARING SPRING — Ashley Negley collected four goals and two assists for Central in its 12-1 victory over Philipsburg-Osceola in high school girls soccer on Wednesday. Alana Padula added two goals and an assist for Central, which improved to 12-2-1. Loryn Hughes scored the lone P-O ...

Maiocco’s overtime goal lifts Cambria Heights over Marauders

Nick Maiocco scored the game-winning goal with 44 seconds left in overtime on an assist from Alex Diamond as Cambria Heights topped Bishop Guilfoyle, 2-1, at Tom Irwin Field Tuesday in high school boys soccer. Diamond scored a goal to tie the game in the first half. Adam Carey scored the ...

Mountain Lions blank Bedford

Alex Berardinelli played a part in all three second-half goals to help Altoona top Bedford, 3-0, in high school boys soccer Monday at Mansion Park on senior night. Berardinelli assisted Isaac Townsend and Jarrett Schmidhamer on goals and scored one on an assist from Michael Bartley to close ...

Altoona prevails

Altoona fell behind 1-0 but stormed back to beat Westmont Hilltop, 4-1, in high school boys soccer on Saturday at Mansion Park. Michael Bartley, Jarod Marasco, Austin Kravetz and Jarrett Schmidhamer scored for the Lions. Afterward, more than 30 former Altoona players participated in an ...

Sky’s goal lifts Lady Tigers over McCort

JOHNSTOWN — Mandy Sky scored at 17:02 in the second half with an assist from McKenna Hurd to help Hollidaysburg beat Bishop McCort, 3-2, in high school girls soccer action on Saturday. Sydney Routch scored the game’s first goal for the Lady Tigers on a penalty kick at 27:48, and Hurd ...

Routch, Bell are key to Hollidaysburg win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Sydney Routch buried a cross from the left side off the foot of Alyssa Bell with 5:45 left in the first overtime to give Hollidaysburg a 1-0 shutout win over Somerset on senior night Thursday in high school girls soccer action. Gabby Cantos and Meghan Cutshall combined the ...

Brennecke in the right place at the right time for visiting Marauders

EBENSBURG — HJ Brennecke’s goal at the 70th minute was enough to give Bishop Guilfoyle a 2-1 win at Central Cambria in high school boys soccer action Thursday. Brennecke scored in the first half for Guilfoyle to tie the game at 1-1. The Red Devils got their lone goal from Noah ...

Mountain Lions improve to 8-2-1

DuBOIS — Altoona Area High School keeper Brady Friewald picked up his eighth shutout this season as the Mountain Lions picked up a 2-0 win at DuBois in boys soccer action on Wednesday. Austin Kravetz scored at 68:49 for the Mountain Lions and assisted on a goal by Isaac Townsend. Altoona ...

Unbeaten Bedford sneaks by Somerset

BEDFORD — Jenna Brown, Amber Thomas and Megan Oyler each scored to lead unbeaten Bedford (12-0) to a 3-1 win over Somerset in high school girls soccer on Wednesday. SCORE BY HALVES Somerset 0 1 — 1 Bedford 1 2 — 3 First half: B—Je. Brown (Casalena), 36:26. Second half: ...

Altoona boys soccer set to celebrate 50 years

The Altoona Area High School boys soccer team will mark its 50th anniversary on Saturday on Altoona homecoming weekend. The celebration will be highlighted when approximately 30-40 alumni take the field to play in the first alumni game. Play at the high school level, initiating 50 years ago, ...

Routch paces Lady Tigers

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Sydney Routch registered a hat trick and assisted on another goal to lead Hollidaysburg to a 5-1 victory over Tyrone in high school girls soccer on Monday. Mandy Sky recorded two goals and had an assist for the Lady Tigers. Riley D’Angelo scored an unassisted goal for ...