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Devilish grin

LEWISTOWN — The ground and pound Mifflin County offense gashed Greencastle-Antrim for 429 yards rushing and six touchdowns in a dominating 48-7 Mid-Penn Colonial victory Friday evening on senior night at Mitchell Field. Facing a must-win scenario in their last two games if they want to make ...

Juniata tops visitor in TVL game

MIFFLINTOWN — Things didn’t go according to plan for Juniata coach Kurt Condo anywhere but the scoreboard Friday night. The Big Red used an effective air attack even though Condo admitted the game plan was to run the ball. Juniata overcame 100 yards in penalties and also had to adjust how ...

Wildcats tame Mustangs on homecoming

BEAVER SPRINGS— Midd-West got solid performances from the defense and sophomore quarterback Christian Regester, but was unable to capitlaize on multiple mistakes by Greater Latrobe in a 35-7 football loss Friday in Beaver Springs. The Wildcats’ defense held the Mustangs in check for the ...

Trojans’ strong fourth shocks Moshannon Valley

HOUTZDALE — The Mount Union football team really had to dig deep Friday night at Moshannon Valley. The Trojans started the game missing key players, shuffling the line up and falling behind by 21 points before scoring in the first half. The second half was a different one for the ...

Lion boys slip in single-goal semifinal

MIFFLINTOWN — It was a tale of two halves as Juniata Mennonite fell to Blair County Christian 2-1 in the Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys soccer tournament semifinals Friday. The Lions finish the season today back at Cedar Springs Park in the third-place game against the ...

Thunder makes mark in first league season

MIFFLINTOWN — Belleville Mennonite struggled to hold the Northumberland Christian offense in check but found the top team in their commin division was too much as the Warriors won 5-0 Friday in the semifinals of the Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys soccer tournament. Belleville ...

Early lead by Juniata Mennonite not enough

MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata Mennonite struggled to contain Emily Garvin in its 9-3 loss to Northumberland Christian in the Allegheny Christian Athletic Association girls soccer tournament semifinal match Friday. “I told them after the game I thought that was the best first half they’ve played ...

Little Lions play spoiler to MC again

HUNTINGDON — When most teams go into a season expecting to rebuild, finishing with a winning record and playing in a district championship is a hard reality to create. But that is exactly what the Mifflin County Huskies accomplished this season. It ended Thursday at Juniata ...

Neimond takes record in Tigers’ title win

ELIZABETHVILLE — Although it took East Juniata some time to start cashing in, eventually a third straight Tri-Valley League postseason championship belonged to a group that already has hoisted several pieces of hardware. And Thursday night generated even more lasting memories for Thea ...

Baublitz, Cubbison first; Mifflin County harriers go 4-0 in final home meet

REEDSVILLE — The Mifflin County boys and girls cross country teams went 4-0 and both Juniata squads went 1-2 on a cold and windy day to close out the regular season on Thursday. The Husky boys defeated Hollidaysburg (22-35), Newport (15-50), Susquenita (16-47) and the Indians (26-33). The ...