Penn State Altoona Athletics round-up, Feb. 8-14

ALTOONA, Pa. — Penn State Altoona offers scores and results from varsity athletics Feb. 8-14.

Men’s basketball

  • D’Youville College 97, Penn State Altoona 95 (OT)
  • Penn State Altoona 94, Pitt-Bradford 85

Freshman guard Jack Kusters (Quakertown, PA/Lansdale Catholic) is averaging a team-high 20.0 points per game on a 15-for-30 shooting performance in the Lions’ last two games.

Men’s volleyball

  • Penn State Altoona 3, Trine University 0
  • Penn State Altoona 3, Thomas More College 0
  • Fontbonne University 3, Penn State Altoona 0
  • Penn State Altoona 3, University of Mount Union 0

Penn State Altoona went 3-1 in the Purple Raider Rumble, hosted at Mount Union on February 8-9. In those four matches, senior outside hitter Brian Sheddy (Shrewsbury, PA/Susquehannock) averaged a team-high 2.62 kills per set and 0.62 aces per set.

Men’s tennis

  • Shenandoah University 5, Penn State Altoona 3

Junior Andrew Ung (Upper Chichester, PA/Chichester) had a pair of wins for the Lions, prevailing 6-4, 6-4 in No. 5 singles and winning 8-2 alongside his doubles partner in the No. 2 doubles match.

Women’s basketball

  • Penn State Altoona 89, D’Youville College 55
  • Pitt-Bradford 88, Penn State Altoona 55

In the past two games, sophomore guard/forward Alexis Cannistraci (Tyrone, PA/Tyrone) is leading her team with 20.5 points per game and 10.0 rebounds per game.

Alexis Cannistraci

Women's basketball sophomore guard/forward Alexis Cannistraci is averaging 20.5 points per game and 10.0 rebounds per game in her last two contests.

Credit: Conner Gilbert