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The Penn State Mont Alto cross country team ran at the Hood Blazers Invitational on Friday evening.
Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer team dominated from start to finish Saturday, earning its first conference win of the season against Penn State Wilkes-Barre Saturday by a 4-2 score.
The Penn State Mont Alto volleyball team rolled to another PSUAC conference win, this time they took all three sets over New Kensington on Wednesday at the Heiges Field House at Shippensburg University.
The Penn State Mont Alto golf team was back in action on Wednesday competing at the Penn State Schuylkill Invitational at the Mountain Valley Golf Club.
After a pair of eight save performances with a shutout against Central Penn College thrown in the middle, Penn State Mont Alto sophomore Austin Moore (Brockway, Pa. / Brockway Area) was selected as the Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference Goalkeeper of the Week.
Following a two-assist performance that sparked a Mont Alto victory last week, Penn State Mont Alto sophomore Kara Newell (Shippensburg, pa. / Shippensburg) became the Penn State University Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the first time during her career.
The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer team saw sophomore Bryce Palamar (Smithsburg, Md. / Williamsport) score a brace in regulation and Joao Pedro (Sorocaba, Brazil / Colegio Uirapuru) score the game-winner in the 98th minute for a 3-2 win over Williamson College of the Trades on Monday.
The Penn State Mont Alto women's soccer team was unable to hold onto its brief 1-0 lead on Saturday with FCC earning the comeback win in a 4-1 fashion.
Senior Erika Cauffman (Waynesboro, Pa. / Waynesboro Area) was back on the Mont Alto golf team this season. In her first match against a PSUAC-high seven females, she carded a 91 to claim individual medalist honors.
The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer team played in their third-straight game on their home pitch yesterday and was upended for the first time of the season to visiting Manor College.
Mont Alto will have a day to recover before returning to action when it hosts Manor College in a home match at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 3.
The Penn State Mont Alto volleyball team participated in the USCAA Tip-Off Tournament on Friday and Saturday.
The Penn State Mont Alto women's soccer team was a bit shorthanded on Saturday with Maddie Shirley (Biglerville, Pa. / Biglerville) making her first collegiate start as a goalkeeper for the first half of the match against Hollins University.
The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer team dominated in nearly every facet on Saturday with the team earning the 1-0 win over Central Penn College.
The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer program is organizing it's first-ever Goal-a-Thon fundraiser this fall that will take place through the entirety of the regular season.
The Penn State Mont Alto wrestling program and head coach Chris Leese announced the addition of eight new wrestlers who are expected to make an immediate impact during the 2019-20 season.
The Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer program and head coach Tim Carey announced a 13-person recruiting class for the Nittany Lions, with the group set to join PSUMA for the 2019 season.
The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) released their 2019 Baseball All-Americans on Sunday, May 12 with four members of the Penn State Mont Alto baseball team receiving the accolades.
The United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) announced that Krista Feaser (Shippensburg, Pa.), Monica Fleshman (Gettysburg, Pa. ), Helayna Thomas (Biglerville, Pa.) and Shaina Walker (Halifax, Pa.) were recognized at the annual end-of-year banquet for their outstanding efforts in the classroom as each were named to the All-Academic Team.
The No. 8 seed Penn State Mont Alto lost a heartbreaker as the baseball team was unable to avoid elimination against Mississippi University of the Women at the USCAA Small College World Series, losing 9-4 on Tuesday morning.
Sophomore Bryce Kendall and seniors Hunter Martin and Colin Osborne were named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team on Sunday, May 12.
Despite not bringing home a PSUAC trophy, Mont Alto has had a great season with a 25-18 overall record and was 11-4 in the PSUAC during the regular season.
On Thursday, May 2 the Pennsylvania State University Athletic Conference (PSUAC) announced its 2019 Softball End of the Year Awards. For the second consecutive year, Mont Alto had three members of the softball team land on the PSUAC All-Conference teams.
Mont Alto (25-16) moves onto the double elimination part of the PSUAC Tournament with the semifinal and championship rounds taking place at Showers Field in DuBois, Pa. on May 5-6. PSUMA will face the top seed from the East Division, Penn State Wilkes-Barre at 10 a.m. on Sunday, May 5.
Mont Alto will be the No. 2 seed from the PSUAC West Division and will host No. 3 Penn State Greater Allegheny on Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in a tournament elimination game.
The Penn State Mont Alto (8-26, 5-15 PSUAC) softball season came to a close this season, but the Nittany Lions will return several starters from this year's team to the 2020 roster as they look to continue their pursuit of a PSUAC title.
Mont Alto returns to action on Wednesday, April 24, in a non-conference nine-inning game with Dickinson College. First pitch is slated for 3 p.m.
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