Student Athletic Recognition

Girls Track Team 2011 Heritage Conference Track Meet Champions


Angel Piccirillo was been named PA Track & Field Coaches Association 1st team all state in the 1600 M Run
For an article and listing of the all state team click here
Angel will also be particpating in the Adidas Grand Prix "The Dream Mile" race June 11 in NYC  
This is an invitation only race featuring the top 12 mile runners in the United States.
Congratulations and Good Luck Angel

Track team members competed at the PIAA State Track meet May 27-28 at Shippensburg

(L-R) Maggie McLoughlin, Megan Gaydosh, Breanna Rossi, Angel Piccirillo, Jessica Galasso
Row 2: Coach Gentile, Coach Wilson, Coach Rodkey

PIAA Champion Angel Piccirillo 1600 M Run
Rossi, Gaydosh, McLoughlin, Piccirillo 3200M Relay 9th place
Jessica Galasso Shot Put 21st 

Angel Piccirillo won the mile run in 4:48.83 at the Penn Relays 4/28/11

Angel's time is the 2nd best in the nation this year

Angel is only the sixth girl to repeat as the Penn Relay Champion in the mile.

Congratulations Angel!

To view Angel's post race video go to

and Dan Holt have been selected by PIAA District 6 as Sportsmanship
Award recipients for 2010-2011   

Congratulations Megan and Dan!

Girls Basketball Team District 6 & PIAA Western Finalists

Congratulations Team & Coaching Staff!

Girls Basketball as a Team prior to PIAA Western Final

To view video and listen to player interviews go to

To view WJAC TV Wildcat preview of the Western Final go to

Homer-Center Jr. High Track Team Members placed in several events at the Laurel Mountain
AA District Championship Track Meet

Front L-R: Heather Paynter, Matt Cook, Julia Buggey 
Middle L-R: Madison Smith, Amber McAdoo, Logan Pollack, Logan Dellafiora, Eden Pohley
Back:L-R Josh Sasala, Ben Wolford, Jake Citeroni, Brad Black, Aaron Berezansky, Phoenix Grillo


New Junior High Track records have been established by the following team members
 (L-R) Heather Paynter, Aaron Berezansky, John Ireland, Phoenix Grillo 
Paynter 1600m 5:56 & 800m 2:39    
Berezansky 400m 57.25
Grillo 200m 25.85                            
Ireland: Javelin 108' 3"
New Junior High Track records have been established by the following team members

(L-R) Heather Paynter, Colin Moore, Josh Sasala, Jake Citeroni

Absent from photo: Emily Jarvis


Junior Katelyn Skinner has been named to the Association Press All-State Basketball 1st Team
Katelyn has also been named Indiana Gazette Girls Player of the Year

Congratulations Katelyn!
Senior Craig Ciranni has been named to the Association Press All-State Basketball Class A 3rd Team

Craig was named MVP of the Altoona Mirror Basketball Classic at St. Francis University April 1
Craig was also named Indiana Gazette Boys Player of the Year
Congratulations Craig! 

Senior Lauren Valyo has been selected to the Indiana Gazette Girls Basketball 2nd Team 

Congratulations Lauren!

Sophomore Maggie McLoughlin has been selected to the Indiana Gazette Girls Basketball 3rd Team
Congratulations Maggie!

Junior Angel Piccirillo
established a new school record in the 400 meter run with a time of 58.1

Congratulations Angel!

New Junior High Track records have been established by the following team members

Row 1 (L-R) Logan Pollack, Julie Buggey, Logan Dellafiora
Row 2 (L-R) Josh Sasala, Brad Black, Jake Citeroni, Aaron Berezansky

Buggey Javelin 85'  Berezansky Javelin 88' 8" & 200m 25.9
Citeroni Triple Jump 32' 6"
Pollack, Dellafiora, Black, Sasala 4x800 relay 10:31

Seniors Jeremy Smith, Zach Harvey & Chris Shaffer have been selected to participate in the 2011 Ken Lantzy football game
Congratulations & Good Luck in the game.   

Junior Angel Piccirillo defended her PA Track & Field Coaches Association (PTFCA) Championship in the Mile Run with a time of 4:57.8 on February 26, 2011.

Angel finished 2nd in the 3000 Meter Run at the PTFCA Championships with a time of 10:02.35
Congratulations Angel!


Homer-Center Boys Varsity Basketball Team
2011 Heritage Conference Champions
Congratulations to the players and coaching staff!
Senior Craig Ciranni finished his career with 1,372 points setting the Homer-Center Boys Basketball all-time scoring record.

Craig also scored his 1000th career point earlier in the season against Bishop McCort on January 10, 2011.
Congratulations Craig!
Pictured with Craig is Head Coach Bob Rado.
Junior Katelyn Skinner scored her 1000th career point against Northern Cambria on February 2, 2011.

Congratulations Katelyn!

Pictured with Katelyn (L-R) Assistant Coach Kelli Zerfoss, Assistant Coach Jerry Rossi and Head Coach Tom Lasher

Junior Angel Piccirillo was named the Gatorade PA Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year.
Congratulations Angel!