When she found out that the spring softball season had been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic, Portage’s Kara Dividock went through a period of mourning.
While the coronavirus pandemic has shutdown the spring sports seasons including baseball, Portage’s Seth Georg has been making the most of his time.
Westmont Hilltop senior Erin Carbaugh is the Female Spotlight Athlete of the Week for Monday, May 25, 2020.
Arguably one of the top overall female athletes to come from this area, Janae Dunchack, of Northern Cambria, certainly was a force to be reckoned with when she was high jumping at the PIAA Track and Field Championships.
Athletes have said that winning their first gold medal at the PIAA Track and Field Championships at Shippensburg University’s Seth Grove Stadium feels like the dream of a lifetime. From among our area athletes, there have been four individuals and a Central Cambria 3200-meter girls relay team that have accomplished the feat twice.
Lindsey Robertson was looking forward to a rule change that Meyersdale Area made that would allow athletes to play two sports in a season.
Meyersdale Area’s Drake Gindlesperger realizes that he was much more fortunate than many of his other athletic counterparts.
Just as so many of the area’s student-athletes were disappointed when the PIAA shut down the spring sports season, I too, was crushed, especially when I realized that I would be among those that will miss my end of the season pilgrimage to Seth Grove Stadium at Shippensburg University for the PIAA Track and Field Championships.
Johnstown Christian School’s Daniel Hostetter said that he had the perfect image of how his senior year of high school was going to unfold.