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Juniata, Greenwood split dual meet

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MILLERSTOWN — The Tri-Valley League’s track and field season still has a few miles to run. But on Tuesday, the top squads in the league duked it out, and the result was, well, expected. That doesn’t mean it wasn’t competitive, the boys meet more so than the girls. The ending saw ...

Huskies ride 4th inning to win

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LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County softball team blew open a tight game with nine runs in the fourth inning to come away with a 10-5 Mid-Penn Commonwealth victory over a tougher than expected State College squad on Tuesday. The Little Lions owned a 2-1 lead through three innings thanks to a ...

Ciccolini breaks 165 in javelin

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LEWISTOWN — Skylar Ciccolini shined brightly Tuesday afternoon, a day full of personal bests and school records in the Mifflin County track team’s Mid-Penn meet against Cumberland Valley. Her throw in the javelin not only set a new school and county record, but was just 2 1/2 inches off ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

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STATE COLLEGE — Late inning heroics and strong performances on the mound by Connor Yoder and Camden Shawver led Mifflin County passed State College 4-2 in a Mid-Penn Conference baseball game on Tuesday. “It was an outstanding team effort,” Huskies coach Bernie Howard said. “We hit ...

Braves shut down, shut out Mustangs

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BEAVER SPRINGS — Shikellamy has been a nemesis for Midd-West since the Mustangs were formed by a merger more than a decade ago — even before the two schools were in the same conference. The trend continued on Monday when the Braves visited Beaver Springs and went home owners of an 11-0 ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

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MOUNT UNION — Mount Union coach Bob Wydock stated he’s seen improvements on the girls track and field team, and had high hopes for the team Monday afternoon. The team scored its first two wins of the season, defeating Williamsburg, 108-43, and Fannett-Metal, 87-61. Mount Union also ...

McSorley leads Blue team to victory

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UNIVERSITY PARK — Trace McSorley and Penn State’s first-team offense did pretty much what it wanted on the game’s first two drives, leading the Blue to a pair of touchdowns in a 21-10 win over the White in Saturday’s Blue-White Game before 71,000 fans at Beaver Stadium. McSorley ...

Bloomquist wins first race at Port Royal

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PORT ROYAL — Scott Bloomquist has won late model races across the United States, but never stood on the famous Port Royal Speedway stage until Sunday night. Bloomquist, of Mooresville, Tenn., dominated the Lucas Oil Dirt Late Model Series event scoring his first ever Port Royal win, but the ...

SCHOLASTIC SPORTS

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SHIPPENSBURG — Greenwood girls had 13 top-10 finishes with three of them being winners, while the boys had nine top-10 placers at the Jack Roddick track and field Invitational at Shippenburg University Saturday afternoon. Juniata also participated in the invitational, having a top-10 finish ...