• 2010 Spring Photos
    Track States
    Good luck to our track athletes heading out to Shippensburg University
    for the PIAA State Championships.
    The following are our seeds:
    Allison Updike -
    Javelin - 1st

    Amber Carroll -
    3200 - 4th;
    1600 - 12th;
    3200 relay - 14th
    Kayla Hope -
    400 relay - 12th
    Long Jump - 12th
    Sam Digilio -
    400 relay - 12th
    Brittany Hill -
    400 relay - 12th
    Maria Streisel -
    400 relay - 12th
    Dana Ansbach -
    3200 relay - 14th
    Cecily Kohlmeir -
    3200 relay - 14th
    Kelsey Patrick -
    3200 relay - 14th
    Zack Lakitsky -
    Long Jump - 16th
    100 - 17th
    Christine Streisel -
    Javelin - 17th
    William Breiner -
    Shot put - 27th
    The ceremonial first start that took place on April 6, 2010
    at our new all-weather track facility.
    On hand for the event:
    The ceremonial starter - long-time coach and faculty member
    Mr. Harry Fetterman (on right with pistol)
    Also, from left to right:
    Current Tamaqua Head Coach, Tom Kanger; Bob Miller representing those
    who worked at Morgan Knitting Mills; former head Tamaqua Track Coach, Phil Houm;
    former head Tamaqua Track Coach (and current asst. JH coach) Tom Bonner;
    senior members of the boys and girls track team; TASD Board members Wanda Zuber and Larry Wittig; and High School Principal RuthAnn A. Gardiner.
    The Start
    The first start.
    First Race
    The first race at the new facility - 100 M Hurdles won by Tamaqua"s Taylor Gerber.
    Jackie Stewart clears the bar in the High Jump.
    Joshua Guscott clears.
    Melody Kelly easily clears to bar.
    Jackie 2
    Jackie Stewart clears the bar in the Pole Vault.
    Billy Breiner throws the Jav.
    Maria Streisel in the relay.
    Some firsts at the facility:
    First Boys Team Win:  April 6, 2010 vs. Pine Grove
    First Girls Team Win:  April 6, 2010 vs. Pine Grove
    First Race Winner:  Taylor Gerber - 100 Hurdles
    Sarah Zehner
    Sarah Zehner in left field for the softball team.
    Jordan Nowacki
    Jordan Nowacki plays first.
    Allie Sotak
    Allie Sotak on the mound.
    Emily Zancofsky
    Emily Zancofsky behind the plate.
    April 14th Baseball and Softball Games vs. Panther Valley
    SB score:
    Tamaqua 8  PV 0
    BB score:
    Tamaqua 5  PV 2  (8 Innings)
    (Carl Wittig hit a 3 run walkoff HR)
    Getting Ready
    Coach Luna (Center) getting the team ready.
    Allie Sotak3
    Pitcher Allie Sotak fires a three hit shutout.
    Lauren Mateyak
    Lauren Mateyak gets a hit.
    lauren Sliding
    Lauren Mateyak sliding into second.
    Chey Bates
    Chey Bates gets a lead off of second.
    Derek Linkhorst
    Derek Linkhorst at the plate....then scores a run (below) for the Blue Raiders
    Jordan on Mound
    Jordan Heisler on the mound.
    eric james
    Eric James behind the plate.
    Carl Wittig holds the PV runner on first.
    James on 1st
    Eric James gets his lead off of first base.
Last Modified on May 27, 2010