By Les Harvath
Despite losing to graduation their leading passer, Josh Bickley, and three linemen, including Penn State walk-on Zack Simpson, Hollidaysburg coach Homer DeLattre isn’t losing much ...
Hollidaysburg plans to leave WPIAL after 2015 season By Paul Schofield
The Hollidaysburg football program is planning to leave the WPIAL after the 2015 season, said coach Homer DeLattre, who also is the district’s athletic director.
Citing “rising travel expenses and continued funding challenges,” Hollidaysburg’s administration and school board made the decision to play an independent schedule starting with the 2016 season.
Carter carries Indiana to playoff-clinching win By Michael Boytim
Indiana coach Mark Zilinskas had a simple message for his team when the Indians entered the locker room at the half down by three at Hollidaysburg on Friday night.
“Coach tells me to go out there and make a play to start it up,” Indiana wideout Darrious Carter said. “What do ...
Knoch Knights use goal line stand to secure victory By Scott Franco
HOLLIDAYSBURG — In a game that featured more than 100 plays on offense, it was four plays that will be remembered most in Knoch’s 23-17 win over Hollidaysburg on Friday night
“That is what great football games are made of,” said Knoch coach Mike King, whose club stopped the Tigers four ...
Greensburg Salem no match for Hollidaysburg By Brian Hunger
There were a lot of questions surrounding Hollidaysburg entering its contest against Greensburg Salem on Friday night.
They got answered quickly — and in a big way.
The Golden Tigers (1-1, 1-1) bounced back from last week’s loss to Highlands in a commanding way, defeating host Greensburg Salem, 36-6, in a Greater ...
Highlands downs Hollidaysburg, 33-14 By George Guido
On an emotional night following the summertime death of teammate Ryan Richards, the Highlands Golden Rams looked to make an opening-night statement to the rest of the Class AAA Greater Allegheny Conference.
Junior tailback Elijah Jackson ran for 180 yards, snagged an 83-yard touchdown pass and returned a pass interception 53 ...
High school notebook: Leechburg granted release to District 6 By George Guido
The Leechburg Area School District has crossed the first hurdle in its quest to move its athletic programs from the WPIAL to PIAA District 6.
The WPIAL Board of Control voted unanimously Wednesday to allow the school district to make the move, effective July 1, 2014.
Now, District 6 ...
Knoch has easy time
vs. Hollidaysburg By George Guido
There’s nothing like a linebacker intercepting a pass and seeing an open lane to the end zone.
That’s what Knoch’s Mike Cunningham experienced less than five minutes into Friday’s game against Hollidaysburg.
Cunningham’s 42-yard return got the Knights started toward a 35-0 victory over the Golden Tigers in the first game between ...
Highlands’ rally falls short By Scott Franco
HOLLIDAYSBURG — On a night when Hollidaysburg and Highlands nearly combined for 600 yards of offense, several defensive stops in the final minutes stood out the most, as the Golden Tigers defeated the Golden Rams, 33-26, in the season opener for the teams Friday.
Hollidaysburg, which led 22-0 early in the ...