Local Sports 11/2/17

ITS UNOFFICIALLY OFFICIAL. ALTOONA HAS BEEN ACCEPTED INTO THE MID PENN LEAGUE AFTER THE VOTE YESTERDAY IN HERSHEY. 20 SCHOOLS VOTED TO RE-ADMIT ALTOONA AFTER THE SCHOOL LEFT FOR THE WPIAL IN 2009. TEAMS THAT WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE MID PENN INCLUDE FOOTBALL, BOYS AND GIRLS BASKETBALL AND BOYS VOLLEYBALL FOR THE 2018-19 SEASON. THE MOVE MUST BE APPROVED BY THE SCHOOL BOARD AT ITS NOVEMBER 13TH MEETING. THE REPORT APPEARED IN TODAYS ALTOONA MIRROR.

 

THE HOLLIDAYSBURG SOCCER TEAMS ARE DISTRICT 6 CHAMPIONS TODAY. THE BOYS DEFEATED BELLEFONTE BY A 5-2 SCORE, WHILE THE GIRLS EDGED OUT SOMERSET 1-0. BOTH TEAMS WILL ENTER THE PIAA TOURNAMENT NEXT TUESDAY AND WILL PLAY THE WPIAL CHAMPIONS IN THEIR RESPECTIVE DIVISIONS.

 

DISTRICT 6 VOLLEYBALL FINALS

 

CLASS 4A  STATE COLLEGE DEFEATED ALTOONA 3-1

 

CLASS 3A  SOMERSET BEAT HOLLIDAYSBURG 3-0