Penn State Altoona Athletics recap Oct. 22-28

KK Wolfe

Freshman midfielder KK Wolfe scored a goal in each of the Penn State Altoona women's soccer team's games last week, helping lead her team to its second consecutive AMCC Tournament berth.

Credit: Conner Gilbert

Men’s soccer

  • La Roche University 1, Penn State Altoona 0
  • Penn State Altoona 6, Hilbert College 0

Sophomore midfielder Brant Aughenbaugh (Spring Grove, Pennsylvania/Spring Grove) scored his first collegiate hat trick on Saturday, Oct. 26, putting three goals on the board in the Lions’ 6-0 shutout of Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent Hilbert.

Men’s swimming

  • 1st Place in Pitt-Bradford Tri-Meet

Freshman Kieran McKee (York, Pennsylvania/West York) had a hand in three first place finishes for the Lions on Saturday, Oct. 26, as they defeated AMCC opponents Pitt-Bradford and SUNY Delhi in a tri-meet in Bradford. McKee won individual swims in the 50 Yard Freestyle (23.68) and 100 Yard Butterfly (57.52), and he was part of the team that took first place in the 400 Yard Medley Relay (4:09.37).

Women’s bowling

  • Saint Vincent College 828, Penn State Altoona 634
  • Saint Vincent College 843, Penn State Altoona 645
  • Saint Vincent College 4, Penn State Altoona 0 (Best-of-7 Baker)

Freshman Kayla Moran (Boalsburg, Pennsylvania/State College) totaled 288 pins in two traditional team format games in the Lady Lions’ home opener against AMCC opponent Saint Vincent on Thursday, Oct. 24. She posted her team’s high score on the night when she bowled 165 in the second traditional game.

Women’s soccer

  • Penn State Altoona 1, La Roche University 0
  • Penn State Altoona 3, Hilbert College 1

Freshman midfielder KK Wolfe (Coatesville, Pennsylvania/Coatesville) scored a goal in each of her games last week, helping the Penn State Altoona women’s soccer team clinch an AMCC Tournament berth for the second season in a row.

Women’s swimming

2nd Place in Pitt-Bradford Tri-Meet

Freshman Grace Dangelo totaled three first place finishes – including a new team record in one swim – for the Lady Lions on Saturday, Oct. 26, as her team split a tri-meet with AMCC opponents Pitt-Bradford and SUNY Delhi. Dangelo won the 200 Yard IM with a Penn State Altoona women’s swimming record-setting time of 2:16.40, and she also placed first in the 100 Yard Freestyle with a time of 56.56. Later, the freshman and teammates combined to win the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay in a combined time of 4:08.62.

Women’s volleyball

  • Penn State Altoona 3, Franciscan University 0
  • Penn State Altoona 3, Alfred State College 1

Freshman outside hitter Lydia Mock (Alum Bank, Pennsylvania/Chestnut Ridge) totaled 32 digs – including a season-high 23 in Saturday’s match – in a pair of matches last week against AMCC opponents Franciscan and Alfred State.