HERITAGE CONFERENCE UPDATE (July 17)
Football (June 20): The 2014 Ken Lantzy All Star Classic was played June 20 at Trojan Stadium in Johnstown. The game featured several Heritage Conference representatives on the North and the South teams. The game was heard on Cat Country 106.3 FM.
Track and Field Selections (6/3/14)
The Heritage Conference recognizes these individuals who have qualified for the P.I.A.A. State Meet or have been selected by their school. Each school sets its own criteria for selection. * denotes state qualifier:
Boys: *John Capitosti, *Joe Capitosti, *John Ireland, *Ben Wolford, *Mike Newhouse, *Cody Miller, Shawn Steffee (Homer Center); Chris Huber, Anthony Thomas, Michael Keller, Mitchell Brown, Joshua Fitz, Joshua Grundling, Jacob Fitz (Ligonier Valley); Kyle McCullough (Marion Center); *Seth Bearer, Nolan Paronish, Desmond Phillips, Dartagnan Suchar, *Gus Yahner (Northern Cambria); Roman Tate (Penns Manor); *Dan Learn, *Adam Farmey, *Ryan Butz, *Taylor Antisdel, Alec Sunderlin (Purchase Line); Austin McLean (Saltsburg); *Jake Beaker, *Gage George, Alec Wolf (United)
Girls: *Heather Paynter, *Mandy McElheny, *Lexi Leysock, *Kristina Albright, Jill Overman (Homer Center); Stephanie Heming, *Jasmine Connor, Madi McLaughlin, Gina McKloeen, *Amanda Ross, Emily Ulery (Ligonier Valley); *Hannah Fulton, *Taya Whitfield, Hanna Beer (Marion Center); Allyson Kopera (Northern Cambria); *Sarah Dabella; *Devon Bratton, Elaina Somogyi (Penns Manor); *Kia Clayton, Nicole Boyer, Aleisha Clayton, Corrine Moore, Kiana Reed (Saltsburg); Ashley Goodlin (Purchase Line); *Kennedy Fletcher, *Laken Pudliner, Eden Bloom (United)
Baseball/Softball Selections (5/27/14)
The Heritage Conference recognizes these individuals who have either qualified for the PIAA state meet (in individual sports) or have been selected by their school. Each school sets their own criteria for selection:
Baseball: Joe Frontino, Josh Prasko (Northern Cambria), Matt Shank (Marion Center), Andrew Gaydosh (Homer-Center), Jordan Jones (Ligonier Valley), Cameron Livingston (Blairsville), Steve Richards (Saltsburg), Gavin Grimaldi (Penns Manor), Daran Bingaman (Purchase Line), Kolt Jarvis (United)
Softball: Megan Risinger, Laken Ryen (Marion Center), Emilie Okopal (Blairsville), Abby Plowcha (Homer-Center), Courtney Frappier (Ligonier Valley), Cameron Livingston (Blairsville), Emilie Stupic (Penns Manor), Kira Smith (Purchase Line), Morgan McCully (United), Megan Yuhas (Northern Cambria)
Names Scholarship Winners (5/9/14)
Each recipient receives a $150 award, Heritage Conference Plaque and commemorative program. Each scholar will receive their award and be recognized at their school awards ceremony.
Heritage Confererence Track Meet (5/6/14)
United - The Heritage Conference Track and Field Championships were held May 6, 2014 at United High School. Records were set by Gus Yahner of Northern Cambria (pictured) in the pole vault and by Saltsburg's girls 4 x 100 relay team. See full results here.
All-Heritage Confererence Basketball Team (3/12/14)
Boys - Joe Capitosti, Darren Carr (Homer-Center); Troy Williams (Blairsville); Todd Fetsko (Marion Center); Jordan Jones (Ligonier Valley); Ian Satler (Saltsburg); Mitch Hamilton (Penns Manor); Taylor Antisdel (Purchase Line); Michael Gill (United); Seth Bearer (Northern Cambria)
Girls - Laurel O’Barto, Chelsey Koren (Blairsville); Sydney Horel (Homer-Center); Chantel Glasser (Marion Center); Taylor Rudnik (Ligonier Valley); Emilie Okopal (Saltsburg); Sarah Dabella (Penns Manor); Jaycelyn Fleming (Purchase Line); Eden Bloom (United); Katie Baum (Northern Cambria)
Ligonier Valley (2/5/14) - Alec Bloom recently signed to play football for the University of Connecticut and was named to the Big 33
Homer-Center (1/6/14) - Challenger Center for the Space Science Education
HOMER-CENTER WINS DISTRICT 6 TITLE (PHOTOS)
Football (11/30/13) - PIAA Class A Quarterfinal: Steelton-Highspire 40, Homer-Center 7 (11 am on 1160 WCCS)
Heritage Conference/Indiana Football Videos
IUP Communications Media and Renda Broadcasting have partnered to produce full-game presentations of Heritage Conference and Indiana football games this season. The games have been viewed on IUP TV and here at HeritageConference.net. Now they are making the games available to you on special DVDs! Each DVD is $25 and includes mailing. See the available games at the link above, then click on Heritage Conference Football DVD Request Form or Indiana High School DVD Request Form.
Homer-Center wins Heritage Conference Football Championship (photos by Dave Caruso)
Cheerleading (10/19/13) - Champion: Saltsburg; 2nd place: United; 3rd place: Purchase Line
Cross Country (10/17/13) - Heritage Conference Championship: Boys Team Champion (Blairsville), Boys Individual Champion (Alex Horchar of Blairsville). Girls Team Champion (Marion Center), Girls Individual Champion (Heather Paynter of Homer-Center).
Heritage Conference Email/Text Notifications - You can sign up for Email and Text notifications for all your favorite school sports and activities. Click on Schedules (to the left) and select the Member Schools Tab. Select the school, then select Notify Me! near the calendar. Just follow directions from there and start receiving notifications about schedule changes and more!