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Mifflin County’s Jenna Walters, left, and Lewisburg’s Talia Host run through the ball during their nonleague game Wednesday in Lewistown.

Two hat tricks push Dragons

LEWISTOWN — Lewisburg spoiled the Mifflin County girls soccer team’s senior day with a 6-0 non-league win Wednesday afternoon. The Green Dragons (7-9-1), beset by injuries most of the season, were healthy and in control of the contest right from the start. Lewisburg directed the pace and ...

Tie costs Mustangs division

MIFFLINBURG — As Chris Sauer addressed his Midd-West soccer team late Wednesday afternoon, the sun all but gone as one glanced west, all one had to do was read plenty of body language to see how his Mustangs were feeling. Disappointed. Frustrated. Raging mad. And while Sauer’s Mustangs ...

Greenwood tops State College in final contest

MILLERSTOWN — Leah Bryner had three goals and an assist to lead Greenwood past State College, 5-0, in the Wildcats’ season finale on Wednesday. Bryner, who also recorded an assist, had help from Grace Lesh on two of her goals. She was thrust into the spotlight because Paityn Wirth is on ...

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Mifflin County’s Ross Cottrill (12)  gets a turn on Cedar Cliff’s Will Kamga Tuesday in Lewistown.

Cedar Cliff stops Mifflin County as season ends

LEWISTOWN — It may not have been the result that Mifflin County wanted to end the season, but the Huskies didn’t go down without a fight in their 3-1 loss to Cedar Cliff in a Mid-Penn Conference boys soccer game at Mifflin County Middle School Tuesday. The Huskies had control of the ball ...

Huskies off to races in finale

REEDSVILLE — Juniata’s Garrett Baublitz was good enough to win a cross country race on Mifflin County’s Reedsville course for the second time this fall. But he can’t beat Mifflin County’s power trio on his own, and the Huskies took a 21-34 win over Juniata in Tuesday’s nonleague ...

Rams get best of net squad

LEWISTOWN — It was a matter of making adjustments and Mifflin County did just that in the second set, but couldn’t keep it going as the Huskies fell to Central Dauphin, 3-1, in Mid-Penn volleyball Tuesday night. The Huskies took the second set, 25-21, after falling to the Rams in the ...

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Mifflin County’s Daphne Snook (42) winds up for a shot on Shippensburg goalie Dez Neil (95)  in the first half of the game Monday evening in Lewistown. Mifflin County won, 2-1, in overtime.

Mifflin County forces, wins in overtime

LEWISTOWN — It was a dogfight to the finish but Mifflin County found a way to seal a 2-1 win in overtime against Shippensburg in a Mid-Penn interdivisional field hockey game Monday. The Huskies dominated ball control for majority of the 60 minute, 18 second contest, but couldn’t find ways ...

Sechler named interim football coach at Mifflin County High School

LEWISTOWN — Scot Sechler has been named as the interim football coach at Mifflin County High School. Sechler was an assistant coach for the team this season. Former coach Brent Hartman resigned Monday. The Sentinel is working on a story for Wednesday's sports section.

Huskies’ Hartman resigns

LEWISTOWN — In a surprising twist to an already angst-filled season, Brent Hartman stepped down as coach of the Mifflin County football program on Monday. Hartman confirmed his resignation to The Sentinel but declined to comment further. No interim coach has been named. Mifflin County ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

MONTOURSVILLE — Jenna Paige scored Midd-West’s only goal in the second half and the Mustangs defeated Montoursville, 1-0, in Heartland Conference girls soccer Monday afternoon. Paige scored the game-winning goal in the 42nd minute with Alyssa Keister getting credited with the ...