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Up-tempo Huskies ground Falcons

LEWISTOWN — Mifflin County took advantage of a sluggish first quarter by Lower Dauphin and never looked back as the Huskies grounded the Falcons, 54-45, in a Mid-Penn Conference Keystone Division girls basketball game Friday night at Mifflin County High School. Brianna Bodtorf led the ...

Indians too much for EJ in TVL tilt

From staff reports MILLERSBURG — East Juniata struggled to contain Christian Bingaman who carried Millersburg past the Tigers 63-38 in a Tri-Valley League boys basketball game on Friday. Bingaman scored 29 points in the game. Rowan Smith led the Tigers in scoring with 10. Millersburg 63, ...

Sloppy play, turnovers haunt Tigers

COCOLAMUS—There was nothing pretty about the East Juniata offense in Thursday night’s 48-28 loss to Upper Dauphin and coach Travis Quici will be the first one to admit that. Two days after beating county rival Juniata, the Tigers put themselves behind the 8-ball early and were unable to dig ...

Indians roll past visiting Newport

MIFFLINTOWN — Tough physical defensive play and an offensive surge in the second half carried Juniata over Newport, 57-33 in a Tri-Valley League boys basketball game Thursday night at Juniata High School. “We came out and we played hard, Newport is a tough team, they played well, and we ...

Beatty gets 100th win, Titans prevail

MOUNT UNION — The 2021 wrestling season is going to be somewhat of a sprint rather than the usual endurance contest for the Mount Union High School wrestling team. The Trojans fought hard in their second match in as many days, but timely scoring led to multiple victories of the bonus-point ...

Early run powers Bellefonte by MU

MOUNT UNION— The Mount Union Trojans and coach Scott McClain have played the season abiding by the motto: “It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.” In Wednesday night’s 64-44 loss to Bellefonte, the Trojans showcased their belief in that motto. After a dreadful first half, ...

Indians split road Tri-Valley League meet

From staff reports HERNDON — The Juniata wrestling team split a pair of matches in a Tri-Valley League tri-meet on Wednesday night at Line Mountain High School. The Indians topped Susquenita 35-30 and dropped a 65-6 match to Line Mountain. Juniata’s Taylor Smith (113) was the lone ...

East Juniata survives in rivalry tilt

MIFFLINTOWN—Every time the Juniata and East Juniata girls basketball teams square off, it’s a must-watch game. Last season, the teams played in two memorable contests that varied in their results. The Tigers went into Juniata’s home court and routed them, then later in the season, the ...

Mustangs use hot start, top the Lions

MIDDLEBURG—The Midd-West Mustangs picked up their first win of the season on Monday night as they routed Meadowbrook Christian by a final score of 71-49. The offense was relentless, and the defense was bothersome, both of which overwhelmed the relatively young Lions’ roster from the ...

Strong shooting too much for MU

MOUNT UNION — It wasn’t exactly how Mount Union wanted to start its season against rival Bellwood-Antis, but the Blue Devils came out aggressive defeating the Trojans by the final score of 64-35 in an Inter-County Conference girls basketball game on Tuesday. One of the main issues Mount ...