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Huskies medal at Ultimate Warrior

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ALLPORT – The best thing that ever happened to Trey Kibe is Tyler Stoltzfus and vice versa. As Husky coach Kirby Martin loves to say, ‘Iron sharpens iron’ and Kibe and his compatriot from St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy do just that. The grand finale of the Ultimate Warrior ...

Cherry’s 24 points not enough in Huskies’ close loss

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LEWISTOWN — Mifflin County played its best game of the season, but a late run to end the first half by West York created a seven-point deficit that the Huskies couldn’t climb out of in a 60-48 loss in a non-conference boys basketball contest on Saturday afternoon. The Huskies (0-16) took ...

Reid leads Mustangs to victory

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From staff reports SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT— The Midd-West Mustangs boys basketball team won a thriller against the South Williamsport Mountaineers on Friday night. The Mustangs came away with a 47-45 victory. Braedon Reid poured in 20 points while connecting on four 3-pointers. Andrew Oldt ...

Local wrestlers excel at Ultimate Warrior

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ALLPORT — Nine area grapplers advanced to the semifinals during Day 1 of the Ultimate Warrior Tournament at West Branch High School on Friday. Mifflin County put six in the semifinals and Mount Union had three move through into the championship bracket. Juniata did not have a ...

Altoona’s hot-shooting too much for Huskies

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LEWISTOWN — Mifflin County put together a solid second half, but it was too little too late as Altoona blitzed the Huskies from the opening tipoff as the Mountain Lions came away with a 65-41 victory at Mifflin County in a matchup of District 6 Mid-Penn Commonwealth rivals on Friday ...

Lions’ roar past rival Thunder

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MIFFLINTOWN — Belleville Mennonite struggled with the defensive pressure from Juniata Mennonite as the Lions defeated the Thunder 44-21 in an Allegheny Christian Athletic Association girls basketball game Friday evening at Cedar Grove Church. “It’s definitely good to be home finally and ...

JMS gets revenge in rivalry game

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MIFFLINTOWN — Last time these two teams had played, Belleville Mennonite came out on top, so Juniata Mennonite was looking for revenge and got it as the Lions won 54-38 in an Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys basketball game Friday night. “It was a good win,” Lions coach ...

Huskies fall in D6 clash with Altoona

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From staff reports ALTOONA — Mifflin County fell to Altoona 60-40 in a Mid-Penn Conference girls basketball game Friday. Marissa Gingrich scored 15 points and Kate Knable added 14 for the Huskies. Mifflin County hosts State College Monday. Altoona 60, Mifflin County 40 MIFFLIN ...

Nittany Lions edge Nebraska 20-18 in huge Big Ten dual

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; January 24, 2020 – The Penn State Nittany Lions (7-1, 4-0 B1G), ranked No. 2 in the latest InterMat Tournament Power Index, downed No. 7 Nebraska (5-3, 0-3 B1G) to begin a rugged 16-day stretch of Big Ten road action. Penn State posted a 20-18 win in front of a ...

Mount Union cruises past Tussey Mountain

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From staff reports Mount Union (MU) 51 Tussey Mountain (TM) 21 SAXTON ä Mount Union took advantage of five forfeits in its 51-21 victory over Tussey Mountain in a Inter-County Conference wrestling match Thursday. The Trojans also scored three falls in the match as Jake Ryan, Clayton ...