Campus Corner: Former Bellefonte standout Tressler swinging hot bat for Mansfield baseball team

Former Bellefonte athlete Seth Tressler is off to a hot start with the Mansfield University baseball team.

The Mounties are 9-2 and have won eight straight games as they wrapped up their Florida trip.

Tressler led them to a 10-9 comeback win over Hillsdale College at Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater, Fla., by going 3 for 4 with three RBIs and two runs scored. In his last four games he is 12 for 19 with a .667 on-base percentage and a .947 slugging percentage.

The production led Tressler to be named Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference East Player of the Week on Monday.

For the spring he’s hitting .409, second the team, leads the team with 18 hits and has scored 12 runs while driving in 15. He also has four doubles and a homer.


Justin Taylor (Bald Eagle Area, California, Pa.) is hitting .300 with three hits including a double, and four RBIs. On the mound he’s 3-1 with a 3.46 ERA. In 26 innings he has allowed 24 hits and 11 runs, 10 earned, while walking eight and striking out 16. Cal is 8-5.

Brandon Myers (Philipsburg-Osceola, Slippery Rock) is hitting .308 with four hits and five RBIs. Slippery Rock is 10-4.

Luke Curtis (P-O, Pitt) is 0-0 with a 3.18 ERA. In 5 2/3 innings he has allowed six hits, two earned runs, walked one and struck out eight. Pitt is 7-10.

Drew Bryan (P-O, VMI) has a .273 batting average with four runs scored, three hits including a double. VMI is 10-9.

Austin Mock (State College, IUP) has a .143 bating average with two runs scored, four hits, two doubles and an RBI. IUP is 4-6.

Clint Hicks (State College, PSU-Harrisburg) is 0-3. In 13 1/3 innings he has allowed 21 hits and 22 runs, 14 earned, while walking seven and striking out six. Harrisburg is 3-11.

Matt Fry (State College, Washington & Jefferson) is hitting .250 with a pair of singles and a run scored. W&J is 5-2.

Parker Watson (P-O, Lock Haven) is 1-0 with an 11.57 ERA. In seven innings he has given up 11 hits and nine runs, all earned, while walking two and striking ot six. Lock Haven is 6-2.

Mike Marcinko (P-O, Shippensburg) is second on the team in hitting with a .386 average. He has scored five times and has 17 hits including two doubles, and five RBIs. Shippensburg is 11-3.

Mark Curtis (P-O, Shippensburg) has a 2-0 record and a 2.25 ERA. In 16 innings he has allowed 13 hits and five runs, four earned, while walking six and striking out 21.

Saige Jenco (State College, Virginia Tech) is hitting .351 with 19 runs scored, 20 hits, two doubles and six RBIs. Virginia Tech is 9-8.

Jason Costa (State College, Walters State) is hitting .333 with two runs scored, four hits and a double. Walters is 22-7.

Jared Dailey (State College, PSU-Altoona) has a .120 average with four runs scored, three hits and three RBI. Altoona is off to a 3-9 start.


Erica Pooler (Bellefonte, Lock Haven) is hitting .261 with a run scored, six hits, three doubles and five RBIs. Lock Haven is 4-6.

Lily Glunt (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .414 with eight runs scored, 12 hits, a double, a triple and eight RBIs. She also was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Player of the Week on Monday by hitting .435 last week, scoring seven runs, knocking in six and belting a double and triple.

Brittany Smith (Bellefonte, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .263 She has five runs scored, five hits and a triple. Altoona is 8-2.

Kelly Chambers (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .400 with eight runs scored and 15 driven in, 12 hits, three doubles, a triple and a homer.

Cassondra Ross (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .571 with a run scored and four hits. In the circle she’s 1-0 with a 5.36 ERA. In 15 2/3 innings she has given up 18 hits and 12 runs, all earned, while walking seven and striking out seven.

Raychel DeArmitt (Bellefonte, PSU-Altoona) is 5-1 with a 3.25 ERA. In 28 innings she has given up 30 hits and 15 runs, 13 earned, while walking 14 and striking out 34. At the plate she’s hitting .294 with five hits, one a triple and five RBIs.

Clarissa Keller (Penns Valley, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .450. She has scored nine runs and driven in seven and has nine hits, two of them doubles.

Allison Simpson (BEA, PSU-Altoona) is hitting .333 with five runs scored, five hits and four RBIs.

Kate Burge (P-O, PSU-Altoona) is 2-1 with an 0.63 ERA and one save. In 22 1/3 innings she has given up 11 hits and two runs, both earned, while walking three and fanning 28. She was named AMCC Pitcher of the Week on Monday after picking up two wins including a perfect game with 14 strikeouts against Bay Path College last week in South Carolina.

Chelsey Poorman (BEA, Lycoming) is hitting .154 with two runs scored, two hits and an RBI. Lycoming is 5-2.

Tess Deardorff (Penns Valley, Lebanon Valley) has a .381 batting average with nine runs scored, eight hits, a double, an RBI and six stolen bases in six tries. Lebanon Valley is 7-0.

Kate Deardorff (Penns Valley, Lebanon Valley) is hitting .455.She has scored three runs and has 10 hits and an RBI. She is 5-for-7 in stolen base tries.

Morgan Coble (P-O, Shenandoah) has a .296 average with three runs scored, seven hits and an RBI. Shenandoah is 1-10.

Taylor Parsons (BEA, St. Francis) is hitting .265 with nine runs scored, 13 hits, a double, two triples, a homer and 11 RBIs. St. Francis is 13-4.

Hannah Cooper (Bellefonte, Central Connecticut State) is hitting .267 with a run scored, eight hits, three doubles and two RBIs. Central Connecticut is 9-4.

Christina Tressler (Bellefonte, Clarion) is 1-for-4 . Clarion is 0-2.


Chris Borden (State College, George Mason) is 10-3 in doubles and 4-1 in singles. George Mason is 6-6.

Blake Gregory (State College, East Carolina) is 7-1 in doubles and 2-1 in singles. East Carolina is 13-4.


Andy Jameson (State College, Eastern) has scored five goals and has four assists. Eastern is 5-2.

Kayla Weaver (State College, Shippensburg) has started all three games on defense. Shippensburg is 3-0.

Track & field

Molly Love (State College, UNC-Wilmington) finished third in the pole vault, clearing 10 feet, 8 inches, in the UNCW Seahawk Invitational.


Brian Scholly (State College, Juniata) was named to the Landmark Conference All-Sportsmanship team, which recognizes one athlete from each sport at each member school who has an impact through fair play. He was also named to the conference’s Academic Honor Roll. A student-athlete must have at least a 3.20 GPA to be eligible for that honor.

Kate McDonald (State College, Juniata) has been named to the Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll, which requires at least a 3.20 GPA, and also was named Second-Team All-Region. She earned all-region honors for the third straight season.