Altoona rolls in 2nd half for win over Kiski Area By George Guido
Coming into the game as heavy underdogs, Kiski Area had nothing to lose against Altoona.
The Cavaliers used a patient, ball control offense and trailed by just four points at halftime.
Altoona, however, shifted into high gear in the second half and rolled to a 28-10 Quad East Conference victory at Davis ...
Defensive stop propels Altoona to win at Plum By George Guido
Altoona didn’t do much in the first two quarters Friday night at Plum.
But a big stop at the Mountain Lions 1 to end the first half carried over to the third quarter, and Altoona scored a pair of touchdowns.
That proved to be enough, as the Mountain Lions held on to ...
McKeesport offense explodes in 4th quarter, Tigers rout Altoona By Jim Lane
ALTOONA — McKeesport erupted for 26 fourth-quarter points and rallied to overtake Altoona, 33-17, in a WPIAL Quad East game Friday night at Mansion Park.
Junior running back Khaleke Hudson scored all four of the Tigers’ touchdowns in the fourth quarter on runs of 11, 40, 77 and 14 yards and ...
Quarterback stability key for Altoona By Andrew Erickson
Altoona football started and finished its 2013 season well.
The Mountain Lions won their first game last year 21-0 over Norwin. They closed with a 28-14 ...
Hempfield tops Altoona for homecoming victory By Michael Love
Last year, Hempfield traveled to Altoona for a Quad East conference game. The Mountain Lions were not welcoming guests; they dealt the Spartans a 17-14 loss.
With payback in mind — as well as wanting to rid itself of the bad memories of last week’s last-minute loss at Gateway — Hempfield ...
McKeesport runs to easy win over Altoona By Dave Mackall9:37 p.m.
McKeesport quarterback David Queen shrugged off any suggestions that the team’s offense needs to develop a better passing game. After all, it’s been the strong running attack that’s dominated opponents.
Even after McKeesport dismantled visiting Altoona, 34-7, in a WPIAL Class AAAA Quad East game Friday night to remain undefeated, coach ...
Kiski Area defense shuts out Altoona By George Guido
Kiski Area’s defense converted three Altoona turnovers into scores and held the Mountain Lions to 66 yards of offense en route to a 20-0 shutout at Davis Field.
Senior Joe Brungo picked off two Eli Mencer passes and scored a late touchdown to secure the Quad East Conference victory.
“Our defense won ...
Connellsville falls short of postseason By Jim Lane
ALTOONA — Host Altoona ended Connellsville’s playoff hopes by dropping the Falcons, 27-12, on Friday night at Mansion Park Stadium.
Altoona finished 4-4 in the Foothills ...