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Mifflin County sets records, crowns two champions at King of the Mountain

MILL HALL - Mifflin County crowned two champions on its way to a record-setting weekend at the King of the Mountain tournament on Saturday. Trey Kibe (170) captured his second KOM title and Nic Allison won his first at 106 after a third-place finish a year ago. The Huskies had a record nine ...

Scholastic sports: Wildcats sneak past Trojans

From staff reports MILLERSTOWN— The Greenwood Wildcats boys basketball team used a big fourth quarter to complete the comeback and take a 47-38 win over Upper Dauphin. Trailing by two points at the end of the third, Greenwood outscored Upper Dauphin 18-7 in the fourth. Aaron Bollinger led ...

Huskies’ hot start doesn’t last

LEWISTOWN—The Mifflin County boys basketball team was given no favors when the schedule was made. The Huskies were set to begin the season with a four-game stretch that coach Scott Gaffey refered to as “the gauntlet.” On Friday night, the Huskies took on Cumberland Valley in a Mid-Penn ...

Mifflin County puts 10 in quarters

MILL HALL — Mifflin County had a banner first day at the King of the Mountain Tournament on Friday. The Huskies advanced 10 into the quarterfinals and lead the team race with 84 points. Canon-McMillan holds the second spot with 74 points. Mifflin County finished day one with an incredible ...

Devils on fire against Trojans

MOUNT UNION — Mount Union struggled to contain the dynamic duo of Alli Campbell and Sakeria Harabon in its 79-16 loss to Bellwood-Antis in an Inter-County Conference girls basketball game Friday night. “Basically what we can get positive out of this game was that we are getting all the ...

Thunder boys earn first victory

From staff reports JERSEY SHORE — Jared Flood scored 18 points and David Yoder 11 as Belleville Mennonite set the pace in a 48-32 win over Walnut Street Christian in an Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys basketball game Friday. The victory was the first for the Thunder boys ...

Home cooking

MIFFLINTOWN—There are very few things in sports that bring out elite levels of energy like a rivalry. Whenever the Juniata Indians and the East Juniata Tigers clash, regardless of the sport, it captures the attention of the entire county. Thursday night was no different as the rival ...

Mustangs can’t keep pace with Warriors

MIDDLEBURG—The Northumberland Christian defense was too much for Midd-West to handle as the Mustangs fell 59-29 in a non-league girls basketball game Thursday. “Tonight was frustrating, way too many turnovers,” Mustangs coach Erica Wagner said. “Not stepping into the ball, not moving ...

MC swim team falls to Little Lions

BURNHAM - One of the iantangibles that the Mifflin County swim team will bring to the table this season comes from its spirit and intensity. Competing this season with some new faces and low numbers, the Huskies showed that heart Thursday against an experienced State College team . The ...

Mount Union topples Everett

From staff reports EVERETT - Mount Union improved to 2-0 in the Inter-County Conference with a 42-32 victory over Everett on the road Thursday night. The Trojans (3-2) won seven bouts gaining the bonus in all seven. Caden Chilcote (126), Kevin Morehouse (132), Jayce Reck (160), Will ...