East Juniata survives Indians rally

Local Sports

MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata played host to county rival East Juniata in boys soccer on Tuesday and the always-exciting matchup lived up to the hype as the Tigers came away with a 3-2 win. There were yellow cards, verbal warnings, words exchanged between players, and tough, physical soccer that ...

Official blunders still bug Franklin

Penn State

The following are the highlights of coach James Franklin’s Tuesday press conference: Saturday’s game: Vs. Villanova, Noon (Big Ten Network) MAIN STORYLINE: In uncommon fashion, Franklin took several minutes at the end of his press conference to discuss several officiating blunders ...

Strohecker’s hat trick lifts Huskies

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County girls soccer team used physical play and a hat trick from Aubrey Strohecker to power its way past Mid-Penn Keystone rival Waynesboro on Tuesday evening at Mifflin County Middle School. Strohecker fought through physical defense and drew multiple fouls in the ...

Baxter’s racquetball career lands her in MC Sports HOF

Local Sports

BURNHAM — Throughout her time at Penn Highlands High School and Lock Haven University, Cindy Baxter was a standout athlete who participated in basketball and softball. Baxter continued her softball playing career with the Bald Eagles, before discovering the sport of racquetball at 21 years ...

Hoppel scores equalizer, Huskies fall to Indians

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN — Despite its best efforts defensively, Mifflin County fell just short to Waynesboro by the final score of 2-1, in an overtime Mid-Penn Conference boys soccer game on Tuesday. “That was the best game we’ve played all season. I thought our defense stepped up and played very ...

Strong 2nd half lifts the Indians

Local Sports

From staff reports HERNDON — Juniata managed to squeak on by rival Line Mountain by the final score of 2-1 in a Tri-Valley League girls soccer game, on Tuesday. All three goals were scored in the second half. Ashlyn Pennebaker and Reagan Lowery scored the two goals for the Indians. Hailey ...