Penn State Altoona athletics roundup: Aug. 31 to Sept. 6

Payton Guelich

Freshman golfer Payton Guelich shot a team-best 77 in the Pitt-Bradford Men's Golf Invitational on Sept. 1.

Credit: Conner Gilbert

ALTOONA, Pa. — Penn State Altoona offer scores and results for varsity athletics from Aug. 31 to Sept. 6.

Men’s golf

Tied for fifth place in the Pitt-Bradford Invitational

Sophomore Payton Guelich (Philipsburg, Pennsylvania/Philipsburg-Osceola) shot 77 on the par 72 course at the Pitt-Bradford Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 1, placing eighth out of 84 individual golfers.

Men’s soccer

Wilson College 6, Penn State Altoona 0

Allegheny College 5, Penn State Altoona 0

Westminster College 4, Penn State Altoona 0

Sophomore goalkeeper Joe Koontz (Everett, Pennsylvania/Everett) has made a team-high 14 saves through the Lions’ first three games of the season.

Women’s soccer

Penn State Altoona 4, Wilson College 0

Penn State Altoona 1, Cairn University 1 (F/2 OT)

Westminster College 2, Penn State Altoona 0

Freshman midfielder Amanda Ayers (Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania/Lake-Lehman) leads the Lady Lions in goals scored with two through the first three games of the season.

Women’s volleyball

Penn State Harrisburg 3, Penn State Altoona 1

Dickinson College 3, Penn State Altoona 0

McDaniel College 3, Penn State Altoona 0

Gallaudet University 3, Penn State Altoona 1

Penn State Altoona 3, Penn College 0

Frostburg State University 3, Penn State Altoona 0

Through six matches, senior outside hitter Kelsey Bristol (Troy, Pennsylvania/Troy) is first on her team with 52 kills, averaging 2.74 kills per set.

Women’s tennis

Geneva College 8, Penn State Altoona 1

Freshman Jessica Stevens (Altoona, Pennsylvania/Altoona) recorded her first collegiate win in her team’s loss to Geneva on Saturday, Sept. 1, winning 6-2, 6-1 in No. 1 singles.