Kittanning Sports

Kittanning's Bowers throws personal best in shot put at PIAAs

SHIPPENSBURG — Nick Bowers' distances steadily declined throughout the course of the PIAA Class AA boys shot put competition Friday at Shippensburg University. The first throw ...

Leader Times 2015 High School Football All-Stars

Player of the year Zane Dudek Armstrong, RB/DB, junior, 5-foot-10, 180 pounds With the merging of the Kittanning and Ford City football ...

Merger sparks position battles at Armstrong

Plenty of mystery exists throughout WPIAL Class AAA about what Armstrong will look like. But the uncertainty isn't limited to opposing locker rooms. The merger of Ford ...

No rest for ex-Kittanning wrestler Nolf

Jason Nolf didn't know if he would follow one piece of advice his Penn State wrestling coaches had for him this summer. "The coaches want us ...

High school senior, Eagle Scout designs Armstrong cross country course

Nathan Goldner spent a long time contemplating what he should do for his Eagle Scout service project. To complete the project, Goldner had to plan, ...

Armstrong football successful in debut during summer competition at Juniata

Fresh off its recent first-place finish at a 7-on-7 competition, the Armstrong football team returned home to the river valley from Juniata College poised and ...

Kittanning's Keibler, Freeport's Kelley named Leader Times Baseball, Softball Players of the Year

Kittanning's Keibler and Freeport's Jess Kelley have been selected as the Leader Times Baseball and Softball Players of the Year PLAYER OF THE YEAR ...

Armstrong athletic directors tackle big job

It's still a couple of months before the first school bell rings at new Armstrong High School, but as each summer day passes by, the ...

Guido: 48 years later, Armstrong School District down to 2 high schools

Wednesday is the first official day for the new Armstrong High School. There won't be any classes, but the school officially comes in existence as ...

Kittanning's Toy brothers to reunite with W&J football

Nothing used to say "brotherly love" more than Braydon Toy catching a pass out of the slot while his brother, Colton, paved the way on ...

Division I players Bowers, Tipton getting early start

Nick Bowers' college football recruitment lasted for more than a year, followed by another four months of waiting after he signed his national letter of ...

Basketball camp teaches more than hoops

The fourth annual Hard Work Pays Off youth basketball camp has held up to its name this week. For two hours each day, 127 second through ...

Armstrong High Schools hires spring sports coaches

The coaching staff for the first season of Armstrong High School athletics is complete. River Hawks spring coaches were announced at Monday's school board meeting, ...

Armstrong's Miller to continue hockey progression with Indiana team

Armstrong hockey senior Christian Miller has signed with the Indiana Attack of the Tier III junior U.S. Premier Hockey League Mid-West Division for the 2015-16 ...

Leader Times notebook: Armstrong's spring teams heading south

While many of the new school's other teams will go west, Armstrong's spring teams are headed south. The WPIAL unveiled sections for 2016 spring sports earlier ...

Guido: Long road trips await Armstrong teams next spring

The new Armstrong High School spring sports teams ought to get away game buses with plenty of traveling music piped in. Some long road trips ...

Ford City, Kittanning athletes represent schools' last time at PIAA track meet

Blair Willyard and Nick Bowers have a chance to make the PIAA medal stand the final stop for Ford City and Kittanning athletics. The seniors will ...

Three Kittanning-area athletes win at WPIAL Class AA track and field meet

It was a golden day for a trio of local athletes Kittanning's Nick Bowers, Apollo-Ridge's Tre Tipton and Freeport's Dylan Hochbein won events at the ...

Kittanning shut out by West Allegheny

When big plays needed to be made, West Allegheny showed why it's the defending WPIAL champ. Nick Wiethorn drove in four runs with a 4-for-4 performance, ...

A-K Valley WPIAL baseball playoff capsules

Class AAA First round No. 2 Knoch (15-2) vs. No. 15 Belle Vernon (9-7) 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Chapel Winner plays: ...

Kittanning, Ford City seeking 1st-round upsets

If Kittanning or Ford City is to extend their final baseball season, it will require a first-round upset. The Wildcats' loss in their section finale proved ...

Gorman: Last hero of a lost rivalry

Zane Dudek saw the sign and broke out in the biggest smile, as the third-base coach waved him home. His inside-the-park home run was a ...

VND Spotlight athletes: Sam Keibler, Taylor Killmeyer

Sam Keibler School: Kittanning Class: Senior Sport: Baseball Report card: The standout second baseman was batting .458 with 13 RBIs and 17 runs scored through ...

Alle-Kiski roundup: Kittanning gets win in swan song

The final girls athletic event between Ford City and Kittanning went to the Wildcats. Behind a six-run first inning, Kittanning (8-7, 7-6) defeated Ford City, 9-6, ...

Kittanning baseball beats Ford City in rivalry's final game

With a fly ball off the bat of Ford City's Anthony Falsetti into the glove of Kittanning center fielder Brady Crissman, the Armstrong County rivalry ...


HS Sports Insider
| A| B| C| D| E| F| G| H| I| J| K| L
| M| N| O| P| Q| R| S| T| U| V| W| Y
Top high school stories