Athletics News

  • Lady Lions Get Full Team Effort in 84-56 Win Over Pitt-Greensburg
    January 17, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – In its sixth home game of the season, the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team defeated Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Greensburg 84-56 on Wednesday in the Adler Arena.
  • Lions Hold Off Pitt-Greensburg 95-84
    January 17, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball earned its tenth win of the season on Wednesday night, defeating Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Greensburg 95-84 in the Adler Arena.
  • Christine Named ECAC Regional Player of the Week
    January 16, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. - Penn State Altoona sophomore guard Finnley Christine (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) picked up another award on Tuesday for her big performance last week, as the Eastern College Athletic Conference announced that she was chosen as its Division III South Region Player of the Week.
  • Christine Earns AMCC Player of the Week Status
    January 15, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona women's basketball's sophomore guard Finnley Christine (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) was selected the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Player of the Week on Monday.
  • Bye Picked AMCC Women's Swimmer of the Week
    January 15, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona freshman Danielle Bye (Hockessin, DE/Cab Calloway School of the Arts) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Women's Swimmer of the Week on Monday for her performance in the pool this past Friday.
  • Home Swim Meet Versus Wells Cancelled
    January 15, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. - The home Penn State Altoona men's and women's swim meet against non-conference opponent Wells College, scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, has been cancelled.
  • Lady Lions Drop AMCC Tilt 81-66 at Behrend
    January 13, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona women’s basketball was defeated 81-66 by Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend on Saturday afternoon in the Junker Center.
  • Behrend Survives Altoona 67-66
    January 13, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. -- Penn State Altoona men’s basketball suffered a tough loss on Saturday afternoon, falling 67-66 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend at the Junker Center.
  • Gallaudet Sinks Women’s Swim Team 110-70
    January 12, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Penn State Altoona women’s swimming started its second semester schedule on Friday evening with a 110-70 loss to non-conference foe Gallaudet University at the Field House Pool.
  • Men’s Swimming Triumphs 92-88 at Gallaudet
    January 12, 2018
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Penn State Altoona men’s swimming returned to action on Friday night, picking up its second dual meet win of the season with a 92-88 victory over non-conference opponent Gallaudet University at the Field House Pool.
  • Men’s Volleyball Picked to Repeat as NEAC Champs
    January 12, 2018
    GANSEVOORT, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball was predicted win the North Eastern Athletic Conference for the second year in a row, as the league’s coaches voted the Lions into first place in the 2018 edition of the conference’s preseason poll.
  • Mount Aloysius Gets Past Lady Lions 82-73
    January 10, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – In its fifth home game of the season, the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team fell 82-73 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Mount Aloysius College on Wednesday in the Adler Arena.
  • Lions Come Back to Defeat Mount Aloysius 69-56
    January 10, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball overcame a 13-point deficit to defeat their nearby Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference rival Mount Aloysius College on Wednesday night in the Adler Arena.
  • Nance Picked AMCC Player of the Week
    January 08, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona men's basketball's senior guard/forward Ishimeal Nance (Muscle Shoals, AL/Muscle Shoals) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Player of the Week on Monday for his performance last week.
  • Women’s Basketball Falls 87-72 at La Roche
    January 06, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona women’s basketball suffered an 87-72 loss on Saturday evening at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche College.
  • La Roche Downs Lions 87-59
    January 06, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona men’s basketball was overpowered by Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference foe La Roche College on Saturday afternoon, as the Lions lost 87-59 on Coach Scott Lang Court at the Kerr Fitness Center.
  • Start Times of Saturday Basketball Games Changed
    January 06, 2018
    Due to travel complications caused by cold temperatures, the start times of today's Penn State Altoona men's and women's basketball games at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche College have been changed.
  • Women’s Basketball Grinds Out 77-73 Victory Over Pitt-Bradford
    January 03, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball pulled out a 77-73 win over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford in a hard-fought contest in the Adler Arena on Wednesday night.
  • Lions Fend Off Pitt-Bradford 97-86
    January 03, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball earned a 97-86 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford on Wednesday evening in the Adler Arena.
  • Men’s Basketball Ends 2017 With 81-77 Win at NYU
    December 30, 2017
    MANHATTAN, N.Y. – Ishimeal Nance’s (Muscle Shoals, AL/Muscle Shoals) 30-point, 11-rebound effort propelled the Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team to an 81-77 victory over non-conference opponent New York University on Saturday evening at the Sportsplex.
  • Lead Slips Away From Lions in 97-85 Loss to Shenandoah
    December 16, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball had its five-game home winning streak snapped on Saturday evening in the Adler Arena, as the Lions lost 97-85 to non-conference opponent Shenandoah University.
  • Lady Lions End Semester With 78-64 Victory Over Shenandoah
    December 16, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball turned an all-around efficient performance on Saturday afternoon into a 78-64 win over non-conference opponent Shenandoah University in the Adler Arena.
  • Men's Volleyball Team Apparel Shop Now Open
    December 15, 2017
    Penn State Altoona men's volleyball's team apparel shop through BSN Sports is now open for shopping.
  • Penn State Altoona Athletics Launches New Website
    December 14, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona Athletics has announced that it is launching a brand new website to act as the central online presence for its varsity sports program.
  • Softball Program Launches Crowdfunding Website
    December 11, 2017
    Penn State Altoona softball officially kicked off its online crowdfunding campaign on Monday, securing donations to help support the team's annual spring break trip.
  • AMCC Tabs Booz as Women's Swimmer of the Week
    December 11, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Penn State Altoona sophomore Emily Booz (Berwyn, PA/Conestoga) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Women's Swimmer of the Week on Monday afternoon.
  • Men's Tennis Physicals Due by Thursday
    December 11, 2017
    Men's tennis player physicals must be completed and turned in to the Athletic Trainer by Thursday, December 14.
  • Lions Overpower Defending AMCC Champion Medaille
    December 09, 2017
    ALTOONA, Pa. - Penn State Altoona men's basketball avenged last February's Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament semifinal round loss to Medaille College, as the Lions defeated the defending conference champion Mavericks 97-81 on Saturday afternoon in the Adler Arena.
  • Medaille Gets Past Lady Lions 86-74
    December 09, 2017
    In its second home game of the 2017-18 season, the Penn State Altoona women's basketball team fell 86-74 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Medaille College on Saturday in the Adler Arena.
  • Women's Swimming Edges Wilkes 88-85
    December 08, 2017
    WILKES-BARRE, Pa. - Penn State Altoona women's swimming notched its third dual meet victory of the season on Friday night, defeating non-conference opponent Wilkes University 88-85.
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