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Xfinity series racer wins at Grandview

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BECHTELSVILLE - Christopher Bell won the Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek feature Tuesday night at Grandview Speedway. The former NASCAR truck series champion from Norman, Okla., earned $10,000. It was his first career Speedweek win. Bell competes in the NASCAR Xfinity series regularly, but ...

Spikes offense blanked in loss to Muckdogs

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From staff reports BATAVIA, N.Y. – The State College Spikes received stellar performances from a trio of pitchers but could only muster three hits as the Batavia Muckdogs dealt them a 1-0 defeat on Tuesday night at Dwyer Stadium. Enmanuel Solano (1-2) led the Spikes’ (10-8) mound corps ...

Clearfield knocks off Mifflin County

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STRODES MILLS — After winning the first game of the District 5 Minor 10 final series, Mifflin County looked to punch its ticket to districts with another win against Clearfield. Mifflin County’s Malaina Maxwell and Clearfield’s Joell Henry both went the distance on the mound as Clearfield ...

Montieth cruises to Speedweek victory

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ABBOTTSTOWN - Brian Montieth got some redemption in the Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek feature Monday night at Lincoln Speedway. Montieth was leading Saturday night’s feature at Lincoln when Danny Dietrich failed to clear a slider and made contact with Montieth, causing him to ...

Spikes fall in extras, 5-4

State College Spikes

From staff reports BATAVIA, N.Y. – The State College Spikes led 4-0 going into the eighth inning, but the Batavia Muckdogs erupted late to steal a 5-4 victory in 10 innings on Monday night at Dwyer Stadium. The Spikes (10-7) took the lead in the fifth when Jonatan Machado singled home a ...

Cisney claims Selinsgrove win

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SELINSGROVE – At the time, Dylan Cisney was racing Tony Stewart for the runner-up spot in the Jan Opperman /Dick Bogar Memorial Sunday night at Selinsgrove Speedway. Cisney, of Port Royal, passed Stewart back for the spot and a few laps later found himself leading the third race in the ...

State College falls to Doubledays in series finale

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UNIVERSITY PARK - The Auburn Doubledays took the rubber game and the series with a 7-2 win over the State College Spikes Sunday evening at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. The Spikes (10-6) remain in first place in the Pinckney Division by a half game over Batavia, who lost 4-2 to Mahoning ...

Crisswell earns All-State softball recognition

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MOUNT UNION — The 2019 All-State softball teams were announced over the weekend and one area athlete took home All-State honors in Class 3A. Mount Union’s Kadyn Crisswell was honored as an All-State outfielder for the Trojans, finishing the season with a .468 batting average, 37 hits, 11 ...