The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 1 Oct 2014 12:21:57 EDTWed, 1 Oct 2014 12:21:57 EDT much to love about Jeter general observations from the world of sports while marveling at the fact that the Pirates will play in October while both the Yankees and Red Sox are out of the MLB playoff picture.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCelebrating 50 years of Penn State women was a very special weekend in Happy Valley, and not just because the football team is still undefeated. In the midst of the excitement was another significant celebration: the 50th anniversary of Penn State women in sport.Tue, 23 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTOpportunity open to NFL amid scandals day seems to bring growing problems for the NFL.Tue, 16 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTNFL finally gets it right with Rice ban National Football League has kicked off a new season with all of the excitement and fanfare we anticipate all off-season long. But it hasn't been all good news for the league this opening week.Tue, 9 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTGoodman Shaffer: So far a perfect start for Penn State's fall sports Sam Ficken's kick sailed through the uprights at Croke Park in Dublin on Saturday, Penn State's first football win under new head coach James Franklin was secured. Nittany Nation rejoiced in Happy Valley and across the pond.Tue, 2 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT