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From staff reports MOUNT UNION — Morgan Brumbaugh did it all for Mount Union in it’s 3-2 win over Claysburg-Kimmel in Inter-County Conference volleyball Thursday. Mount Union won the secone (25-19) and third (28-26) games, but Claysburg-Kimmel forced a decisive fifth game, which the ...

Juniata not slowing down any

MIFFLINTOWN — The Juniata girls’ soccer team continued running roughshod over the Tri-Valley League with a 4-1 victory over Millersburg Wednesday evening at Dietrich Field. Juniata (5-4, 3-1) went into the contest outscoring TVL opponents by a 26-3 margin and showed no signs of slowing ...

Martin is all business for the Trojans

MOUNT UNION — One look at Mount Union running back Daunte Martin and you can tell right away he doesn’t subscribe to the Allen Iverson philosophy of practice. The 6-0, 200-pound senior has a business-like approach coupled with a solid work ethic away from the Friday Night Lights. He ...

Tuscarora 50 a success for Port Royal

PORT ROYAL — The 50th annual Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway stole the headlines two weekends ago. Going along with the historic event, track championships were also decided during Tuscarora 50 weekend, along with the Route 35 Late Model series. Brock Zearfoss of Jonestown beat ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

LANCASTER — East Juniata had a strong showing when it needed it the most, shooting a 380 to finish in a first place tie with Millersburg in Tri-Valley League golf Wednesday afternoon. Chase Kepner (86), Will Orwig (86) and Jake Kinzer (95) all shot double-digit scores to help East Juniata ...

Huskies stunned by unlikely finish

LEWISTOWN — It wasn’t so much that Hershey headed south with a 2-1 win over Mifflin County in a Keystone Division girls soccer game Tuesday. It was the way the Trojans did it — and for the home team, this taste of Hershey was anything but sweet. After falling behind and then tying the ...

Mifflin County snaps Mid-Penn slide

LEWISTOWN — After falling behind two sets to one, Mifflin County dug deep and kicked, scratched and clawed its way into winning the match 3-2 over Red Land in a Mid-Penn Conference volleyball game Tuesday night. This is Mifflin County’s first Mid-Penn win since 2015. “It was ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

From staff reports MILLERSTOWN — Paityn Wirth had the lone goal of the first half Monday, but that isn’t the one the Greenwood junior will remember. When she converted a penalty stroke 11 minutes into the second, it was more important personally and for the team. Not only did it stand as ...

Young Tigers too much for Huntingdon

COCOLAMUS — Two of East Juniata’s three seniors got their names in the scorebook during Monday’s 7-1, nonleague field hockey win over Huntingdon Monday. But the underclass proved the Tigers should be a force to reckon with beyond this season. Junior Laney Dowling scored twice and ...

Indians take big step in home loss

MIFFLINTOWN — The learning process is in progress and getting better with every match. Despite falling to a talented St. Joseph’s Academy, the Juniata volleyball team is still showing strong progression after only a month in existence. For all three games of their contest Monday, the ...