Local Sports 8/30/18

THE ALTOONA CURVE HAVE REALLY LOST THEIR BATS. FOR THE 3RD CONSECUTIVE NIGHT, THE TRENTON THUNDER GAVE  UP 1 RUN OR LESS TO THE CURVE. LAST NGIHT, THE THUNDER SHUT OUT ALTOONA 5-0 TO GRAB THE FIRST 3 GAMES OF THE 4 GAME SERIES. THE CURVE WERE HELD HITLESS UNITL THERE WERE 2 OUTS IN THE 7TH INNING. THEY MANAGED ONLY 2 HITS IN THE GAME OVERALL.

 

ALTOONA HAS SCORED ONLY 2 RUNS IN THE 3 GAMES, WHILE PICKING UP ONLY 15 HITS. THE CURVE WILL TRY AND SALVAGE THE FINAL HOME GAME OF THE REGULAR SEASON TONIGHT AT 6:00. SCOOTER HIGHTOWER WILL PITCH FOR ALTOONA. THE CURVE WILL FINISH THE SEASON ON THE ROAD IN BOWIE MARYLAND THRU LABOR DAY. THE EASTERN LEAGUE PLAYOFFS BEGIN NEXT WEDNESDAY.

 

THE STATE COLLEGE SPIKES WILL FINISH THE 2018 NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE SEASON WITH A LOSING RECORD. THE SPIKES FELL TO WEST VIRGINIA LAST NIGHT 13-3 AT HOME. THE SPIKES WILL PLAY THEIR FINAL 2 GAMES AT HOME TONIGHT AND TOMORROW AGAINST THE BLACK BEARS. THE SPIKES ARE 34-37 ON THE SEASON.

 

JR HIGH FOOTBALL TODAY

 

BISHOP GUILFOYLE at BEDFORD

CENTRAL CAMBRIA at JOHNSTOWN

TYRONE at STATE COLLEGE

CLAYSBURG at TUSSEY MT.