Penn State Altoona athletics roundup: Sept. 28 to Oct. 4

October 05, 2018

ALTOONA, Pa. — Penn State Altoona offer scores and results for varsity athletics from Sept. 28 to Oct. 4.

Men’s golf

Second place in the Penn State Behrend Invitational

Seventh place in the Gettysburg College Invitational

Sophomore Jimmy Gillespie (Glen Mills, Pennsylvania/Garnet Valley) tied for second place in the Penn State Behrend Invitational on Monday, Oct. 1, shooting a career-low 74. Meanwhile, freshman Ethan Yohe (Murrysville, Pennsylvania/Franklin Regional) fired a 73 to place second in the Gettysburg College Invitational on Wednesday, Oct. 3.

Men’s soccer

Pitt-Bradford 3, Penn State Altoona 0

Mount Aloysius College 6, Penn State Altoona 0

Junior goalkeeper Tanner Yaw (Palmyra, Pennsylvania/Palmyra) has made 17 saves in the Lions’ past two games, averaging 8.5 saves per game in that stretch.

Men’s tennis

Marietta College 6, Penn State Altoona 3

Junior Jake Colledge (Altoona, Pennsylvania/Altoona) had wins in both singles and doubles in the Lions’ fall season opener against Marietta on Friday, Sept. 28. He won 6-4, 6-2 in No. 1 singles and prevailed 8-5 in No. 1 doubles.

Women’s golf

Fourth place in the Penn State Behrend Invitational

Freshman individual golfer Katie Pupillo (Skippack, Pennsylvania/Perkiomen Valley) came in fourth place in the Penn State Behrend Invitational on Monday, Oct. 1, shooting 105.

Women’s soccer

Penn State Altoona 2, Pitt-Bradford 0

Penn State Altoona 1, Mount Aloysius College 1 (F/2 OT)

In Penn State Altoona’s past two games, freshman forward Sadie McConnell (New Enterprise, Pennsylvania/Northern Bedford) has two goals and sophomore midfielder Kierra Irwin (Altoona, Pennsylvania/Altoona) has one goal and one assist.

Women’s tennis

Frostburg State University 8, Penn State Altoona 1

Penn State Altoona 5, Mount Aloysius College 4

Penn State Altoona 8, Juniata College 1

Freshman Jessica Stevens (Altoona, Pennsylvania/Altoona) remains undefeated in No. 1 singles this season, posting a perfect 10-0 record to help the Penn State Altoona women’s tennis team to a 6-4 overall record through its first 10 matches this fall.

Women’s volleyball

Mount Aloysius College 3, Penn State Altoona 0

Sophomore setter Lauren Moran (Johnstown, Pennsylvania/Westmont Hilltop) had a team-high 16 assists and two service aces to go along with nine digs in the Lady Lions’ loss at Mount Aloysius College on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

Last Updated October 05, 2018