High School Sports

High school softball: Philipsburg-Osceola falls to Hollidaysburg

Philipsburg-Osceola was unable to hold off Hollidaysburg, falling 6-2 Tuesday in its season opener.

The Lady Mounties had their hands full with the Lady Tigers’ Mikayla Focht, who was 4 for 4 with a solo home run in the third inning and a three-run double in the sixth to ice the win

Lady Mounties pitcher Maggie Peck struck out five and allowed seven hits in the loss. Abby Showers was 2 for 3 with a double, and Haylee Hayward’s first-inning two-run double accounted for the P-O runs.