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Overtime goal lifts Mustangs by Tigers

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MIDDLEBURG—In a war of attrition, it was Alexia Griffith who finally broke through, as the Mustangs’ senior tipped in the game-winning goal with 13:37 left in the overtime to give Midd-West a 1-0 victory over Southern Columbia in a Pennsylvania Heartland Athletic Conference field hockey ...

Parsons will not be back for PSU

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Penn State is officially moving on without Micah Parsons. James Franklin confirmed the expected on Wednesday by saying Parsons is preparing for the 2021 NFL Draft in California and would not be returning to the Nittany Lions. The All-American linebacker opted out of Penn State in August, ...

MC duo competes in separate matches

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From staff reports HOLLIDAYSBURG—Mifflin County had two golfers competing on Wednesday, with Owen Wise competing at the District 6 Class 3A Golf Championships at Scotch Valley Country Club in Hollidaysburg while Reagan Shafranich competed at the Mid-Penn Championships at Dauphin Highland in ...

Mifflin County cruises past CD East

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REEDSVILLE—The rain and wet grounds could not slow down the Mifflin County Huskies cross country team as both the boys and girls teams won their match against Central Dauphin East on Thursday afternoon at Indian Valley Elementary School. The boys won 18-37 and the girls came out on top, ...

Strohecker shines in Huskies’ romp

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LEWISTOWN—An Aubrey Strohecker hat trick carried Mifflin County past Central Dauphin East, 6-0, in a Mid-Penn conference girls soccer contest on Tuesday afternoon at Mifflin County Middle School. The Huskies celebrated their two seniors Gabi Clark, Bryn Kanagy at Mifflin County’s home ...

Huskies can’t capitalize, Tigers prevail

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LEWISTOWN —Mifflin County boys soccer team had opportunities, but a few tough breaks and a strong transition attack from Hollidaysburg resulted in two goals by the Golden Tigers’ Braden Callahan, as Hollidaysburg topped Mifflin County, 2-0, in a non-conference matchup Monday afternoon at ...

Tigers rout Halifax in Tri-Valley matchup

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McALISTERVILLE—The East Juniata girls soccer team went into Monday night’s matchup against Halifax looking to get back on track after falling to Altoona 5-1 over the weekend. The Tigers dominated the Wildcats in all facets of the game, winning by an 8-0 final. “The effort was so much ...

MC tennis defeats Red Land in tiebreaker

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From staff reports LEWISBERRY—The Mifflin County girls tennis team carried momentum from Friday’s victory over Mechanicsburg and scored a dramatic 3-2 victory over Red Land on Monday afternoon. With Mifflin County and Red Land splitting the first four matches to finish, the Huskies’ ...

JMS nets late PK to edge St. Joes

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From staff reports McALISTERVILLE—The Juniata Mennonite Lions won a back and forth battle against Saint Joseph’s, fighting back for the 5-4 win. Annika Martin won the game for the Lions as she scored on a penalty kick with udner 15 minutes remaining. Martin scored twice while Peyton ...

Palmyra offense too much for Huskies

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LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County boys soccer team held the high-powered Palmyra offense in check through most of the first half, but a stretch of three goals in a span of less than 10 minutes in the second half propelled the Cougars past the Huskies, 5-0, at Mifflin County Middle School in a ...