Athletics News

  • Weather Forces Additional Changes to Baseball Schedule
    April 26, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- The outlook for poor weather this Saturday, April 28 in Buffalo, N.Y. has forced a pair of changes to this weekend's schedule for the Penn State Altoona baseball team.
  • Softball Breaks Out Broomsticks, Sweeps Franciscan
    April 25, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball picked up its fourth doubleheader sweep of the season on Wednesday afternoon, when it took two from Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Franciscan University at Stewart Athletic Field.
  • Retired AD Ingold Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Local Organization
    April 25, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Retired Penn State Altoona Director of Athletics Fredina M. Ingold was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement honor from WISE Women of Blair County, a local group aimed at empowering women and eliminating racism through collaboration, service, and education.
  • Wednesday Men's Tennis Match Cancelled
    April 25, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona men's tennis home match against non-conference opponent Waynesburg University, scheduled for today, Wednesday, April 25, has been cancelled due to rain.
  • Baseball Schedule Changes This Week
    April 24, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- There have been a pair of changes to this week's Penn State Altoona baseball schedule.
  • Women's Soccer Alumni Return to Compete in Spring Games
    April 24, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- Former Penn State Altoona women's soccer players from the past several years returned to Spring Run Stadium this past Sunday, April 22 to take part in the program's spring play date.
  • Strouse Awarded Pitcher, Rookie of the Week Honors by ECAC
    April 24, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – Penn State Altoona softball’s freshman pitcher Emily Strouse (Beech Creek, PA/Central Mountain) picked up two more weekly awards on Tuesday for her performance in the circle last week, as she was named the Eastern College Athletic Conference’s Division III South Region Pitcher of the Week and Rookie of the Week.
  • Dharbhamulla, D’Arcy Voted to All-AMCC Team
    April 24, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Two Penn State Altoona men’s tennis players were voted to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s All-Conference team, as the league released its postseason honors on Tuesday.
  • Register for the 2018 Lions Youth Basketball Camp
    April 24, 2018
    Registration is now open for the 2018 Lions Youth Basketball Camp!
  • Tuesday Tennis Rained Out
    April 24, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona men's tennis match at home against non-conference opponent Bethany College, scheduled for today, Tuesday, April 24, has been cancelled due to rain.
  • Well-Rounded Performance by Lions Leads to Sweep of Bearcats
    April 23, 2018
    LATROBE, Pa. – Led by exceptional offense and strong pitching, the Penn State Altoona baseball team cruised to a doubleheader sweep of non-conference opponent Saint Vincent College on Monday afternoon at Bearcat Ballfield.
  • Men’s Golf Places Fourth at Stevenson Invitational
    April 23, 2018
    UPPERCO, Md. – Penn State Altoona men’s golf finished its 2017-18 schedule on Monday with a strong showing in the Stevenson University Spring Invitational at Piney Branch Golf Club, as the Lions placed fourth out of nine teams with a combined score of 322.
  • Strouse Named AMCC Softball Pitcher of the Week
    April 23, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona softball’s freshman pitcher Emily Strouse (Beech Creek, PA/Central Mountain) was selected the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Pitcher of the Week on Monday for her performance last week.
  • Frostburg Rallies Past Lions 7-5
    April 22, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Frostburg State University overcame a 5-2 deficit on Sunday afternoon to defeat the Penn State Altoona baseball team in a non-conference matchup at Juniata Civic Baseball Field.
  • Lady Lions Split Sunday Doubleheader
    April 22, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball split its Sunday afternoon Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader with D’Youville College, winning 9-1 in six innings in game one before falling 5-2 in game two at Stewart Athletic Field.
  • Lions Baseball Splits Saturday Doubleheader With Behrend
    April 21, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona baseball earned a split in Saturday afternoon’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader against Penn State Behrend at Juniata Civic Baseball Field.
  • Men’s Tennis Falls 5-0 in AMCC Tournament Match
    April 21, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s tennis was eliminated from the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament on Saturday evening, when the Lions suffered a 5-0 loss to Penn State Behrend in the tournament’s semifinal round at Westwood Racquet Club.
  • Softball Splits Doubleheader at Pitt-Bradford
    April 21, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball added a win and a loss to its record on Saturday afternoon, when the Lady Lions split their Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader with Pitt-Bradford at the Kessel Athletic Complex.
  • Softball Splits Friday Twinbill With La Roche
    April 20, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball split Friday afternoon’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader with La Roche College, losing 16-9 in game one before bouncing back to claim a 1-0 victory in game two at Stewart Athletic Field.
  • Tuesday Baseball Doubleheader Cancelled
    April 19, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona baseball home doubleheader against non-conference opponent Saint Vincent College, scheduled for next Tuesday, April 24, has been cancelled.
  • Thursday Softball Moved to Friday
    April 19, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona softball's home doubleheader against La Roche College, scheduled for today, Thursday, April 19, has been postponed due to rain and field conditions.
  • Lady Lions Sweep Rival Mount Aloysius
    April 18, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball earned a pair of Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference wins on Wednesday afternoon, when the Lady Lions swept nearby conference rival Mount Aloysius College in a doubleheader at Stewart Athletic Field.
  • Thursday Baseball Games Postponed
    April 18, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona baseball's doubleheader at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford, scheduled to happen tomorrow, Thursday, April 19, has been postponed due to expectation of bad weather.
  • Men's Tennis Match Moved to Next Wednesday
    April 18, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona men's tennis' home match against non-conference opponent Waynesburg University, which was originally set to occur today, Wednesday, April 18 before its postponement, has been rescheduled.
  • Four Lions Selected First Team All-AMCC; Peterman Named Co-Coach of the Year
    April 18, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Four Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball players were voted to the first team of the All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference team and head coach Phil Peterman took co-Coach of the Year honors, as the league released its postseason awards on Wednesday.
  • Men’s Golf Places Ninth at Gettysburg Spring Invitational
    April 17, 2018
    ABBOTTSTOWN, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s golf opened its 2018 spring season on Tuesday in the Gettysburg College Spring Invitational at Hanover Country Club, and the Lions finished the day in ninth place out of 15 teams.
  • Wednesday Baseball Doubleheader Rescheduled
    April 17, 2018
    LATROBE, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona baseball doubleheader at non-conference opponent Saint Vincent College, scheduled to happen tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18, has been postponed due to unplayable field conditions.
  • Giedroc Selected AMCC Player of the Week
    April 16, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona junior shortstop Haley Giedroc (Howard, PA/Bald Eagle) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week in softball on Monday for her performance last week.
  • Men's Tennis Earns AMCC Tournament Berth
    April 16, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- With the 2018 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's regular season schedule now complete, the Penn State Altoona men's tennis team has officially qualified for the upcoming conference tournament for the second year in a row.
  • Softball Doubleheaders Rescheduled
    April 16, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona softball team has announced a pair of changes to its schedule.
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