Athletics News

  • Brooks Named Head Coach of Swimming Program
    July 09, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona Athletics has announced the hiring of Bradley Brooks as the next head coach of its men’s and women’s swimming program.
  • Four Lady Lion Bowlers Named to NTCA All-Academic Team
    July 03, 2018
    BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Four student-athletes from Penn State Altoona women’s bowling were named to the 2017-18 National Tenpin Coaches Association (NTCA) All-Academic Team, which was released on Monday.
  • PHOTOS: Penn State Altoona Community for Kids Golf Tournament
    July 02, 2018
    The Penn State Altoona Alumni Society held its fourth annual Community for Kids Golf Tournament on Friday, June 29 at Sinking Valley Country Club.
  • Penn State Commonwealth Campuses Partner With Nike & BSN Sports
    June 26, 2018
    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Intercollegiate athletics programs on Penn State’s Commonwealth Campuses have entered into a four-year partnership with NIKE through BSN SPORTS for sports apparel and equipment.
  • 19 Penn State Altoona Student-Athletes Named to ECAC Honor Roll
    June 21, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) released its Academic and President's Honor Roll lists on Thursday, highlighting standout academic achievements by student-athletes during the Spring 2018 semester. A total of 19 Penn State Altoona student-athletes were included on the honor rolls.
  • Yaw, Diller Recognized by Penn State Altoona, AMCC for Athletic and Academic Accomplishments
    June 06, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona sophomores Tanner Yaw (Palmyra, PA/Palmyra) and Lauren Diller (Chambersburg, PA/Chambersburg) have each garnered a pair of awards for their performances in the realm of athletics and their prowess in the classroom since the end of the 2017-18 season.
  • AMCC Announces Spring All-Sportsmanship Team
    May 31, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference released its 2018 All-Sportsmanship Team for spring sports on Thursday, and it included four Penn State Altoona student-athletes.
  • Shomberg Named Third Team All-Region by ABCA/Rawlings
    May 22, 2018
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – For the second time in his collegiate baseball career, Penn State Altoona outfielder Jim Shomberg (Lansdale, PA/Methacton) has been announced as a third team Division III All-Mideast Region selection by the American Baseball Coaches Association and Rawlings ®.
  • Six Baseball Players Earn Spots on AMCC All-Conference Team
    May 16, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Six Penn State Altoona baseball players were voted to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s All-Conference team, as the league released its postseason awards on Wednesday morning.
  • Four Lady Lions Voted to All-AMCC Softball Team
    May 15, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Four Penn State Altoona softball players were voted to the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s All-Conference team, which was announced on Tuesday afternoon.
  • Baseball Exits AMCC Tournament With 9-4 Loss to Behrend
    May 11, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Five seed Penn State Altoona baseball was defeated 9-4 by third-seeded Penn State Behrend on Friday morning in day two of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament championship rounds at John Arnold Sr. Memorial Field.
  • Lions Fall 8-2 to La Roche in Day One of AMCC Championships
    May 10, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Fifth-seeded Penn State Altoona baseball suffered an 8-2 loss against top seed La Roche College on Thursday afternoon in the first day of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament championship rounds at John Arnold Sr. Memorial Field.
  • Lions Cruise into AMCC Final Four with Big Win at Pitt-Bradford
    May 07, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – Fifth-seeded Penn State Altoona baseball topped fourth seed Pitt-Bradford 17-5 on Monday in game three of the teams’ Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament first round best-of-three series at the Kessel Athletic Complex.
  • Lions Split AMCC Tournament Opener at Pitt-Bradford
    May 06, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – The Penn State Altoona baseball team opened its Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament first round best-of-three series at Pitt-Bradford with a split on Sunday afternoon at the Kessel Athletic Complex.
  • Lady Lions Eliminated from AMCC Tournament
    May 05, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball played three games on Saturday in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament at Penn State Behrend, and the Lady Lions were ultimately eliminated from the tournament.
  • Softball Wins AMCC Tournament Opener
    May 04, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – In a game that included two weather delays and spanned five hours and nine minutes, the Penn State Altoona softball team came out on top, defeating D’Youville College 6-2 in the first game of the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament at Penn State Behrend.
  • Baseball Splits With Bradford in Last Regular Season Doubleheader
    May 04, 2018
    CRESSON, Pa. – Penn State Altoona baseball picked up a split in Friday afternoon’s Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference doubleheader against Pitt-Bradford, hosted at Mount Aloysius College’s Calandra-Smith Field.
  • AMCC Softball Tournament Field Set
    May 03, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. -- With the conclusion of the final regular season games on Thursday, the postseason field is now set for the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Softball Tournament.
  • Location, Time Changed for Friday Baseball Doubleheader
    May 03, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- A pair of schedule changes have been made to the Penn State Altoona baseball team's doubleheader against Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Pitt-Bradford, which will happen on Friday, May 4.
  • Breon, Carey Selected for ECAC Weekly Awards
    May 01, 2018
    DANBURY, Conn. – Penn State Altoona baseball’s sophomore shortstop Hunter Breon (Boiling Springs, PA/Boiling Springs) and freshman catcher Richard Carey (Milton, DE/Cape Henlopen) picked up two more awards on Tuesday for their excellent performances at the plate last week, as they were chosen to receive a pair of recognitions from the Eastern College Athletic Conference.
  • Carey Named to D3baseball.com Team of the Week
    May 01, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – Penn State Altoona baseball’s freshman catcher Richard Carey (Milton, DE/Cape Henlopen) was recognized nationally for his performance last week, as he was named to the D3baseball.com Team of the Week on Tuesday.
  • Breon Selected AMCC Baseball Player of the Week
    April 30, 2018
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona sophomore shortstop Hunter Breon (Boiling Springs, PA/Boiling Springs) was announced as the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week in baseball on Monday.
  • Softball Loses Two at Behrend to Wrap Up Regular Season
    April 29, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball completed its regular season schedule on Sunday afternoon, when the Lady Lions suffered a pair of losses in a doubleheader at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend.
  • Another Change Made to Baseball's Schedule
    April 28, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- Another change has been made to the Penn State Altoona baseball schedule.
  • Men’s Tennis Falls 5-1 to Susquehanna in Season Finale
    April 28, 2018
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Penn State Altoona men’s tennis completed its 2018 schedule on Saturday afternoon, when it lost 5-1 to non-conference opponent Susquehanna University in a rain-shortened match at the Garrett Center Courts.
  • Saturday Softball Moved to Sunday
    April 28, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. -- The Penn State Altoona softball doubleheader at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Penn State Behrend, scheduled for today, Saturday, April 28, has been postponed due to rain and cold weather conditions.
  • Lions Sweep High-Scoring Doubleheader at Medaille
    April 27, 2018
    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Penn State Altoona baseball continued its recent hot streak on Friday afternoon, when it swept Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Medaille College at McCarthy Park.
  • Softball Splits Friday Doubleheader With Hilbert
    April 27, 2018
    ERIE, Pa. – Penn State Altoona softball split Friday afternoon’s twinbill against Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Hilbert College at Penn State Behrend.
  • Baseball Sweeps AMCC Rival Mount Aloysius
    April 26, 2018
    CRESSON, Pa. – Penn State Altoona baseball recorded its second sweep in as many doubleheaders on Thursday afternoon, when it picked up a pair of important Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference wins against local rival Mount Aloysius College at Calandra-Smith Field.
  • Location, Time Changes for Lady Lions' Friday Doubleheader
    April 26, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. -- Due to the expectation of poor weather, the location and start time for Penn State Altoona softball's doubleheader at Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Hilbert College, scheduled for tomorrow, Friday, April 27, have been changed.
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