UPJ defeats West Virginia
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – UPJ sophomore Bryan Albright had two goals and two assists in the Ice Cats’ 8-5 victory against West Virginia on Saturday.
The Ice Cats scored five power play goals.
Sophomore Troy Schall had two goals and one assist for three points. Other UPJ scorers were Derek Grove, Travis Clark, Austin Smay and Wayne David.
The Ice Cats are home today against Robert Morris University at 1:15 p.m. at the War Memorial.
UPJ splits at Susquehanna
SELINSGROVE – Karen Schmidt combined for 36 kills, and Beth Kendera had 25 kills to help the Lady Cat volleyball team split a pair of matches at Saturday's Susquehanna University Crusader Classic.
Pitt-Johnstown defeated Susquehanna, 3-1 (26-24, 25-20, 24-26), but suffered a 3-2 loss (22-25, 27-25, 17-25, 27-25, 8-15) to Catholic (D.C.) University. The Lady Cats are now 9-5.
The Lady Cats continue a stretch of six straight road matches at Seton Hill on Wednesday.
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Somerset Social Security office closing
On Monday, the Social Security Administration announced the doors will be closed on March 21.
Eight employees work at the 451 Aberdeen Drive headquarters. All are scheduled to be relocated to offices in neighboring areas. “No employee will lose his/her job,” said Aidan Diviny, a public affairs specialist for the administration’s Philadelphia region, in a written statement.
Tomlin hit with $100G fine
Here’s another adjective Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin can call his ill-timed two-step onto the field last Thursday night against Baltimore.
ACC-olades rolling in: Pitt’s Donald named league’s top defender
Pitt senior defensive tackle Aaron Donald, the national leader in tackles for loss, has been selected the 2013 Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Player of the Year by the Atlantic Coast Conference Sports Media Association (ACSMA).
Irish too much for Lady Lions
Natalie Achonwa had 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 4 Notre Dame in a 77-67 victory over No. 10 Penn State on Wednesday night.
Mountain Hawks outlast Red Flash
Tim Kempton scored 18 points and pulled down a career-high 15 rebounds as Lehigh took down St. Francis 57-50 on Wednesday night.
UPJ volleyball heads to NCAA Division II Regional
The fifth-seeded Pitt-Johnstown women’s volleyball team will open its first ever berth in the NCAA Division II Regional Tournament against fourth-seeded Shippensburg University beginning today at Wheeling Jesuit University.
Big second half leads UPJ past host Clarion
Nate Snodgrass scored 18 points, and Pitt-Johnstown outscored Clarion by 20 points over the final 16 minutes to earn a 78-68 comeback victory in the PSAC on the road.
Lady Cats get first PSAC win
Pitt-Johnstown built an 18-point halftime advantage en route to a 98-81 win at Clarion that earned the Lady Cats the program’s first PSAC victory.
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On a high note: Penn State ends year with win, holds off Wisconsin rally in upset
A bright future for Penn State emerged on a cool, crisp day in the Midwest.
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