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Mont Alto Golf Releases 2019 Fall Schedule

Penn State Mont Alto golf coach Bill Burke announced his team's 2019 fall schedule available on psumontaltoathletics.com.

PSMA 2019 Cross Country Schedule

First-year head coach Kevin Geesaman of Penn State Mont Alto’s men's and women's cross country programs unveiled the slate of competitions for the 2019 season on Thursday.

PSMA Announces Women’s Fall Soccer Schedule

Eight home matches including four in a row to start the season excite the Penn State Mont Alto women's soccer team as they released its schedule, announced by head coach Mary Miller on Tuesday morning.

Mont Alto 2019 Volleyball Team to Have 8 Freshmen

The Penn State Mont Alto women's volleyball program has its eyes set on avenging their PSUAC Quarterfinals loss this past fall and third-year head coach Randy Hood has further bolstered the roster by adding eight incoming freshmen.

Penn State Fall Soccer Schedule Finalized

Entering his fifth season at the helm of the Penn State Mont Alto men's soccer program, head coach Tim Carey announced on Monday he has finalized the squad's 2019 schedule.

34 Mont Alto Student-Athletes Recognized

The Penn State Mont Alto athletic department saw 34 student-athletes representing all five of the department's winter and spring programs honored on the Penn State University Athletic Conference All-Academic Team.

Wagner, Feaser Earn USCAA All-American Honors

Sophomore infielder Brooklyn Wagner received a selection to the USCAA All-American Second Team and senior Krista Feaser was recognized on the Honorable Mention Team

Four Mont Alto Nittany Lions Named USCAA All-Americans

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.

Four Mont Alto Players to the USCAA National All-Academic Team

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.

Mont Alto Baseball Loses a Heartbreaker in the USCAA World Series...

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.

Kendall, Martin, and Osborne Named USCAA National All-Academic Team

Sophomore Bryce Kendall and seniors Hunter Martin and Colin Osborne were named to the USCAA National All-Academic Team on Sunday, May 12.

Mont Alto Baseball Comes up Short in PSUAC Tournament

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.

Younker Named PSUAC West Player of the Year

Six members of the Penn State Mont Alto baseball team were named to the 2019 PSUAC All-Conference teams on Thursday afternoon as announced by the league office.

Mont Alto Players Honored as All-Conference Selections

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.

Younker is PSUAC Hitter of Week

Jeremiah Younker helped the Penn State Mont Alto baseball team to dominant wins over Dickinson College and PSU Greater Allegheny.

Early Offensive Firepower Leads Mont Alto past Greater Allegheny

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.

Younker’s Pair of Homers Over Mont Alto Ast Dickinson College

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.

Mont Alto Softball Concludes the Season Against Schuylkill

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 Wins Season Series with Fayette on Senior Day

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.

USCAA and PSUAC Name Brady Topper Hitter of the Week

Topper had an outstanding week at the plate. He blasted four homers on the week, including a pair against DuBois.

Dubois Edges Mont Alto in Home Twin Bill

PSUMA was a bit sloppy in the field with four errors that helped contribute to the visiting DuBois scoring multiple runs.

Wagner and Co. Record Pair of Victories over Trinity Washington

MONT ALTO – The Penn State Mont Alto softball team earned a pair of victories over Trinity Washington University on Tuesday afternoon.

Mont Alto Drops 14-8 Dual to Juniata College

MONT ALTO – The Penn State Mont Alto baseball team had a quick turnaround playing in its second-straight nine-inning contest with the Nittany Lions dropping a 14-8 game on Tuesday to Juniata College.

Topper’s Homer Powers Mont Alto past DuBois

Mont Alto (21-14, 9-3 PSUAC) returns to action tomorrow when its hosts Juniata College in a nine-inning contest beginning at 3 p.m.

Kevin Geesaman to head PSMA Cross Country programs

Geesamman's goal is to develop student-athletes that are successful in the classroom, community, and in competition.

Mont Alto Baseball Continues its Winning Streak

Mont Alto (16-11, 7-1 PSUAC) will look to keep their seven-game win streak alive tomorrow when they conclude the season series with Greater Allegheny.

Mont Alto Softball Victorious in Season Series over Penn State Greater...

Mont Alto exploded for a season best 21 hits to win a doubleheader over Penn State Greater Allegheny

Robert ‘Marty’ Ogle

Longtime Penn State Mont Alto Director of Athletics Robert “Marty” Ogle passed away on Friday, March 29 after a short and courageous battle with cancer.

Nittany Lions Finish off Sweep of New Kensington

Up next for Mont Alto is a trip to Virginia where they will face Christendom College on Wednesday, April 3

Younker named PSUAC Hitter of the Week

Younker produced an outstanding week at the plate, driving in nine runs on 10 hits, which included six extra-base hits.

Baseball Scores 17 to Sweep Doubleheader with New Kensington on Saturday

Younker earned the win on the mound for Mont Alto scattering seven hits on two runs

Mont Alto Softball Falls to New Kensington

The Penn State Mont Alto softball team hosted PSU New Kensington for a doubleheader on what turned out to be beautiful Saturday afternoon.

Mont Alto Battles Chesapeake College in High Scoring Tilt

The Penn State Mont Alto baseball team traveled to Chesapeake College on Tuesday afternoon and battled the Shipjacks in a high scoring affair.

Mont Alto Softball Finishes Up Weekend with Split Against Beaver

It was a tale of two different games as the visiting Penn State Beaver Lions took game one by a 19-2 score in four innings, but Mont Alto won the nightcap by scoring two runs in the bottom of the sixth for the 4-2 win on Sunday,

Mont Alto Baseball Uses a Complete Game Effort to Win Weekend...

The Penn State Mont Alto baseball team built a 4-2 lead in the bottom of the fifth inning and never looked back holding on for the 9-4 win over PSU Beaver on Sunday.

PSMA, Wilson Split Double Header

Cross town rivals Penn State Mont Alto and Wilson College met for first time on the baseball field and split a double header

Duo Share Cheerleading Honors

Kassie Stermer (McConnellsburg, Pa. / McConnellsburg) and Brittney Wilson (St. Thomas, Pa. / James Buchanan) share the February Cheerleader of the Month honors for the Penn State Mont Alto cheerleading squad.

Mont Alto’s Fisher is PSUAC Hitter of the Week

Mont Alto's Chayse Fisher had an outstanding debut for Mont Alto over spring break, batting .455 through the first 11 games of the season.

PSUMA loses to Builders

Mont Alto (4-7) returns to action on Friday, March 15, when the team is slated to host St. Clair Community College for a doubleheader.

Pair of PSUMA Seniors get All-American Honors

Both student-athletes had outstanding seasons and were instrumental on a complete turnaround from a season ago leading their team to the No. 1 seed in the PSUAC West with a 19-6 regular season record and 16-13 mark in the PSUAC
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