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Mustangs take second at the Cavalier Duals

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From staff reports Severn, Md.—Midd-West Mustangs took second place at the Cavalier Duels at Archbishop Spalding High School in Severn, Maryland. The Mustangs lost in the first place match by a score of 40-37 to the hosts, Archbishop Spalding Cavaliers. Midd-West put up a great fight, ...

Penn State bounces back with huge win

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STATE COLLEGE. (AP) — Although foul trouble kept him on the bench for nearly 20 minutes on Saturday, Penn State forward Lamar Stevens channeled his frustration to play efficient minutes. Stevens scored 14 of his 24 points in the second half and Penn State defeated No. 21 Ohio State 90-76 ...

Penn State women fall to Northwestern, 85-59

Penn State

From staff reports EVANSTON, Ill. – The Penn State women’s basketball team wasn’t able to overcome a slow start in an 85-59 road loss at Big Ten-leading Northwestern Sunday afternoon. Junior Kamaria McDaniel led Penn State with 18 points, while freshman Makenna Marisa scored a ...

Penn State cruises to win over Rutgers

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State wrestling team picked Sunday to wrestle its most complete match of the season, in front of another Rec Hall sellout crowd and an ESPN national television audience. No. 22 Rutgers, which sent out a lineup that features five freshmen, could present very little ...

Penn State hockey earns ties

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Junior Evan Barratt (Bristol, Pa.) scored twice while adding an assist as No. 6 Penn State earned a 4-4 tie against Michigan in Big Ten Conference action on Saturday night at Pegula Ice Arena. The Wolverines secured the extra conference point during the 3-on-3 overtime ...

Gregg lives NFL dream from sidelines

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NASHVILLE — Looking for a team to root for in the NFL’s championship weekend? The underdog Tennessee Titans have improbably dispatched the New England Patriots and the AFC’s No. 1 seed Baltimore Ravens in two weeks and the Titans find themselves a win away from Super Bowl 54. The team ...

Huskies battle, but fall to Eagles

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LEWISTOWN - One awful quarter and some missed layups were too much for the Mifflin County girls basketball team to overcome in a hard-fought 38-34 loss to Cumberland Valley in the Mid-Penn Commonwealth matchup on Friday. The Huskies (6-7, 5-5) gave the Eagles everything they had and more, but ...

Carson: the 80s top wrestlers

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Last week, I wrote about the best wrestlers I’ve seen since I became a sportswriter almost 30 years ago. This week, we look at my top five wrestlers of the eighties. 1. Jack Cuvo, Easton Cuvo was a takedown machine. He still holds the national high school record for most takedowns in a ...

Whisler: Minor league baseball still celebrated

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The State College Spikes launched their #SaveOurSpikes campaign on Thursday morning and the formation of the project has led to a lot of uncertainty around the future of the franchise and the current minor league system as a whole, with 42 teams in danger of losing Major League Baseball ...

EJ girls dominate Indians

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From staff reports MILLERSBURG — East Juniata took control of the game right from the start and never looked back in its 49-13 victory over Millersburg in a Tri-Valley League girls basketball game Friday. Alyssa Robinson led the way for the Tigers with 14 points. Thea Neimond added 12 in ...