Athletics News

  • Women’s Basketball Rallies, But Loses 78-77 to Behrend
    January 18, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball overcame a second half deficit during Saturday afternoon’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference game in the Adler Arena, but the Lady Lions were still ultimately defeated by one point, as Penn State Behrend escaped with a 78-77 win.
  • Lions Grind Out 74-63 Win Over Behrend
    January 18, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – After five straight games on the road, the Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team made its return to the Adler Arena on Saturday afternoon, when the Lions battled for a 74-63 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend.
  • Men’s Volleyball Loses 3-0 to No. 12 Elms
    January 18, 2020
    UNION, N.J. – Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball suffered another loss to a nationally ranked opponent on Saturday afternoon, when the Lions fell 3-0 to No. 12 Elms College in The Clash at Kean in the Harwood Arena.
  • Men’s Swimming Sends Off Seniors With Win Over Gallaudet
    January 17, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s swimming defeated non-conference opponent Gallaudet University 151-91 on Friday night in the Adler Natatorium, during the Lions’ last home meet of the season and the team’s Senior Night.
  • Lady Lions Swimming Edges Gallaudet in Home Finale
    January 17, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – In its last home meet of the 2019-20 season on Friday evening, the Penn State Altoona women’s swimming team pulled out a 114-109 victory over non-conference opponent Gallaudet University in the Adler Natatorium.
  • Men’s Volleyball Swept by Stevenson in Season Opener
    January 17, 2020
    UNION, N.J. – Penn State Altoona men’s volleyball started its 2020 schedule on Friday night, suffering a 3-0 loss to No. 14 Stevenson University in day one of The Clash at Kean in the Harwood Arena.
  • Statement on Saturday Winter Weather
    January 17, 2020
    Penn State Altoona Athletics has been closely monitoring the winter storm that is expected to affect the region tomorrow, Saturday, January 18. It has been decided to proceed as scheduled with tomorrow’s home men’s and women’s basketball doubleheader.
  • Saturday Women’s Bowling Match Postponed
    January 17, 2020
    BRADFORD, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona women’s bowling match against Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford, scheduled to happen tomorrow, Saturday, January 18, has been postponed due to the expectation of poor weather conditions brought on by the impending winter storm.
  • Penn State Altoona Participates in SAAC for Socks Campaign
    January 16, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – For the second year in a row, the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference is spearheading a league-wide “SAAC for Socks” donation campaign to collect clothing items for the needy this winter. Penn State Altoona Athletics and its Student-Athlete Advisory Committee have answered the call and will again participate in the campaign to benefit the less fortunate in the Altoona area.
  • Lions Win Season-High 10 Events in 130-10 Victory Over Wells
    January 14, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona men’s swimming team cruised to a 130-10 victory over non-conference opponent Wells College on Tuesday afternoon in the Adler Natatorium.
  • Wells Edges Lady Lions 92-73
    January 14, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s swimming hosted non-conference opponent Wells College for a dual meet in the Adler Natatorium on Tuesday afternoon, and the Express came away with a 92-73 win over the Lady Lions.
  • Dangelo Earns Sixth AMCC Swimmer of the Week Award
    January 13, 2020
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – For the sixth time this season, Penn State Altoona freshman Grace Dangelo (State College, PA/State College) earned Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week honors, as the league announced its weekly awards on Monday afternoon.
  • Women’s Basketball Fends Off Pitt-Bradford 81-64
    January 11, 2020
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball earned a hard-fought Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference road win on Saturday, defeating Pitt-Bradford 81-64 in the KOA Arena.
  • Lions Overpower Pitt-Bradford 86-55
    January 11, 2020
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball snapped its two-game skid with an 86-55 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford on Saturday afternoon at the KOA Arena.
  • Women’s Swimming Earns 76-40 Win Over Bethany
    January 11, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona women’s swimming team returned to action on Saturday afternoon for the first time since December 7, and the Lady Lions picked up a 76-40 win over non-conference opponent Bethany College in the Adler Natatorum.
  • Men’s Swimming Sinks Bethany 121-29
    January 11, 2020
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s swimming resumed its 2019-20 schedule on Saturday afternoon in the Adler Natatorium, where the Lions posted a 121-29 victory over non-conference opponent Bethany College.
  • Lady Lions Upended by Hilbert
    January 08, 2020
    HAMBURG, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball had its five-game winning streak halted on Wednesday afternoon, as the Lady Lions suffered an 83-74 loss to Hilbert College in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Game of the Week at the Hafner Recreation Center.
  • Hawks Close Out 99-90 Win Over Lions
    January 08, 2020
    HAMBURG, N.Y. – Hilbert College pulled out a win in a back-and-forth Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference matchup on Wednesday afternoon, defeating the Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team 99-90 in the Hafner Recreation Center.
  • Men’s Volleyball Voted Fifth in AMCC Preseason Poll
    January 08, 2020
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2020 Men’s Volleyball Preseason Coaches’ Poll on Wednesday morning, and Penn State Altoona was voted into fifth place in it.
  • Lady Lions Defeat Medaille for Fifth Straight Win
    January 04, 2020
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – A balanced effort on Saturday helped the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team reel off its fifth win in a row, as the Lady Lions secured an 89-67 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Medaille College in the Sullivan Center.
  • Men’s Basketball Falls 110-77 at Medaille
    January 04, 2020
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball started the new year off with a loss, falling 110-77 to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Medaille College in the Sullivan Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Lions Defeat Methodist to Claim Shenandoah Shootout Title
    December 28, 2019
    WINCHESTER, Va. – The Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team took down Methodist University 76-65 on Saturday afternoon in the James R. Wilkins, Jr. Athletics & Events Center, winning the Shenandoah Shootout championship while extending its win streak to five.
  • Lions Top Southern Virginia 70-58 in Shenandoah Shootout Opener
    December 27, 2019
    WINCHESTER, Va. – Penn State Altoona men’s basketball extended its winning streak to four games on Friday evening, when the Lions grabbed a 70-58 victory over Southern Virginia University in the opening night of the Shenandoah Shootout at Shenandoah University’s James R. Wilkins, Jr. Athletics & Events Center.
  • Gardner-Nicholson Named AMCC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 16, 2019
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona senior center Cameron Gardner-Nicholson (Philadelphia, PA/Boys’ Latin Charter) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Men’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday.
  • Snyder is AMCC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week
    December 16, 2019
    NORTH BOSTON, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona junior guard Sydney Snyder (New Enterprise, PA/Northern Bedford) picked up Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week honors on Monday.
  • Lady Lions Best D’Youville 90-63 for Fourth Straight Win
    December 14, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Another solid performance by the Penn State Altoona women’s basketball team led to a 90-63 victory over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent D’Youville College on Saturday afternoon in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Offense Leads Lions to 112-91 Victory Over D’Youville
    December 14, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team had a banner day on the offensive end of the court Saturday afternoon, cruising to a 112-91 win over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent D’Youville College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Women's Bowling Adds Date to Schedule
    December 12, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona women's bowling program has added a home date to its 2019-20 schedule.
  • Lions Grind Out 70-64 Win Over Rival Mount Aloysius
    December 11, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona men’s basketball team used a gritty effort on Wednesday evening to pull out an exciting 70-64 victory over nearby Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference rival Mount Aloysius College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
  • Lady Lions’ Well-Rounded Effort Extends Win Streak to Three
    December 11, 2019
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona women’s basketball used another complete performance on Wednesday night to post a 79-48 victory over nearby Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Mount Aloysius College in the Adler Auxiliary Gym.
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