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WILLIAMSPORT — Despite late inning scoring, Midd-West failed to rally back in its 12-6 loss to Neumann Regional Academy in a nonleague baseball game Thursday. Hunter Wolfley led the Mustangs going 2-for-4 with two RBIs. Neumann 12, Midd-West 6 Midd-West 000 033 0 — 6-5-2 Neumann 425 010 ...

Belleville’s early lead erased in romp

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BELLEVILLE — Belleville led 2-0 after two innings on Thursday night over Burnham in a key Mifflin County Babe Ruth game. But, when the game ended, it was Burnham that came out on top 12-6 and took over first place in the Mifflin County league. Burnham tied the game in the third and took ...

Juniata boys a dominant force in district meet

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ALTOONA — It came down to one final relay Wednesday with Juniata knowing it needed a spot in the top three for a state berth — and a big finish to stay in line for its first District 6 Class 2A track and field championship. The Indians were led by two incredibly strong performances — ...

Brian Yetter

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LEWISTOWN — Brian Yetter was honored with the inaugural Buck Riden/Jim Hockenbrock Award, which will be presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best baseball player. The first award was given Wednesday during the school’s athletic awards ceremony. Tristen Lockett finished ...

Kortlin Yetter

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LEWISTOWN — Kortlin Yetter was honored with the Tish Maclay Award, which is presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best field hockey player, Wednesday evening at the Mifflin County High School Auditorium. Maggie Solomon finished second in the voting while Keni Kahley took ...

Brock Capouillez

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LEWISTOWN — Brock Capouillez was honored with the 2019 Alex Ufema Award, which is presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best football player, Wednesday evening during the shool’s annual athletic awards ceremony. Noah Wright finished second in the voting while Gage Schaeffer ...

Olivia Ahern

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LEWISTOWN — Olivia Ahern was honored with the Jaynee Carolus Award, which is presented annually to the high school’s best baseball player, Wednesday evening at the Mifflin County High School Auditorium. Alyssa Schnell finished second in the voting while Cassidy Wilson took ...

Molly Wagoner

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LEWISTOWN — Molly Wagoner was honored with the Jenna Feathers Award, which is presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best girls basketball player, Wednesday evening during the school’s annual athletic awards ceremony. Hannah Aumiller finished second in the voting while ...

Noah Wright

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LEWISTOWN — Noah Wright was honored with the Harry Rothrock/Dick Webber Award, which is presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best boys basketball player, Wednesday evening at the Mifflin County High School Auditorium. Xavier Vega finished second in the voting while Tyler ...

Trey Kibe

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LEWISTOWN — Trey Kibe was honored with the Rod Tate Award, which is presented annually to Mifflin County High School’s best wrestler, Wednesday evening during the school’s athletic awards ceremony. Nic Allison finished second in the voting while Christian Fisher took third. “This is ...