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East Juniata wins first match

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OAKLAND MILLS — East Juniata Golf coach Mike Zendt has high expectations for his squad entering the 2019 season. And why not? The Tigers, coming off an undefeated season and Tri-Valley League championship, didn’t disappoint their mentor against Mount Union in the season opener. East ...

Juniata Mennonite victorious

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From staff reports MCALISTERVILLE — It was a great day in the Portzline family as Anson Portzline tallied three goals and one assist while Avery Portzline finished the game with two assists as the Juniata Mennonite boys soccer team shut out DuBois Christian by a score of 5-0 in an Allegheny ...

Penn State QB still not named

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UNIVERSITY PARK — James Franklin still isn’t ready to name Penn State’s starting quarterback with the season opener just 10 days away. “We haven’t even talked about it, honestly,” Franklin said Tuesday night, in a video posted at gopsusports.com. “Swear to God, we haven’t even ...

Cumberland Valley beats Mifflin County girls tennis

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From staff reports LEWISTOWN - In their first match of the season, Mifflin County girls tennis traveled to Cumberland Valley to take on the Eagles. Cumberland Valley pulled out a 5-0 win against Mifflin County. In the singles competition, Olivia Kahley was defeated by Judy Chisuka, 6-2, 6-0. ...

Auburn tops Spikes after late rally stalls

State College Spikes

From staff reports STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Scott Politz produced yet another gem on the mound with seven shutout innings for the State College Spikes, but the Auburn Doubledays scored three runs in the eighth to take a 3-1 decision on Monday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. State ...

Wagner pulls out win at Port Royal

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PORT ROYAL – While Logan Wagner cruised to his fifth sprint car win of the season Saturday night at Port Royal Speedway, a wild battle ensued behind with four drivers trading spots nearly every corner. But it was Wagner out front and parking on the victory stage for the fifth time this ...

Cory Haas cruises to Grove win

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MECHANICSBURG – Cory Haas returned to Williams Grove Speedway sprint car victory lane Friday night leading all 25 laps of the main event. It was his first win at the historic speedway this season. He earned $3,800 in a car owned by long-time owner John Trone. Haas, of York, started on the ...

Spikes drop series finale, 9-1

State College Spikes

From staff reports STATE COLLEGE — Brylie Ware put the State College Spikes out in front with an RBI double in the second inning, but the Mahoning Valley Scrappers took it from there and ended up victors by the score of 10-3 on Friday night at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Ware’s ...

Five Spikes selected for NYPL All-Star Game

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From staff reports STATE COLLEGE  — The State College Spikes will send five players to the 2019 New York-Penn League All-Star Game on Wednesday, August 21 at Richmond County Bank Ballpark at St. George in Staten Island, N.Y. Pitchers Andre Pallante and Hector Villalobos will join ...