Trojans grapplers earn dual victory

From staff reports

MOUNT UNION — Mount Union took care of business and defeated rival Northern Bedford 48-20 in Inter-County Conference wrestling action Thursday evening.

The Trojans were led by Deegan Rittenhouse, who won his 145-pound match over Collin Pepple with a technical fall by the final score of 17-0.

Terran Bookwalter won his bout at 113 over Harley Bailey with a fall in just 12 seconds. Josh Ryan (215) and A.J. Chilcote (120) also scored pins for the Trojans. Vance Hower prevailed over Austin Bartholow in sudden victory winning the bout 7-5 at 138.

Mount Union travels to Southern Huntingdon on Tuesday.

Mount Union 48, Northern Bedford 20

132: Reyan Imler (NBCH) over (MUAH) (For.) 138: Vance Hower (MUAH) over Austin Bartholow (NBCH) (SV-1 7-5) 145: Deegan Rittenhouse (MUAH) over Collin Pepple (NBCH) (TF 17-0 3:32) 152: Dalton Peck (MUAH) over (NBCH) (For.) 160: Eion Snider (NBCH) over Ayden Grove (MUAH) (MD 14-4) 172: Aaron Bowers (NBCH) over Jayce Reck (MUAH) (MD 11-0) 189: Will Harkleroad (MUAH) over (NBCH) (For.) 215: Josh Ryan (MUAH) over Brian Amick (NBCH) (Fall 1:00) 285: Derek Beach (NBCH) over (MUAH) (For.) 106: Mason Beatty (MUAH) over (NBCH) (For.) 113: Terran Bookwalter (MUAH) over Harley Bailey (NBCH) (Fall 0:12) 120: AJ Chilcote (MUAH) over Paeden Logue (NBCH) (Fall 2:29) 126: Caden Chilcote (MUAH) over Jordyn Fouse (NBCH) (MD 9-0)


Boys: Central Dauphin East 63, Mifflin County 50

Girls: Central Dauphin East 54, Mifflin County 26

BURNHAM — Mifflin County fell to rival Central Dauphin East in both boys and girls competition in a Mid-Penn Conference swimming dual meet Thursday at the Juniata Valley YMCA in Burnham.

The boys lost 63-50 , but Jacob Kratzer took first place in the 500-yard freestyle with time of 7:20.32. Caden Kauffman also had a first-place finish for the Huskies in the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:14.42. Both Kratzer and Kauffman were also part of the team that placed first in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a total team time of 4:41.43.

On the girls side, the Huskies lost to Central Dauphin East 54-26. Isabella Ziegler scored a first place finish in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 1:11.28 and Kirsten Milliron came in first place during the 100 yard backstroke in 1:35.49.

Mifflin County travels to compete in the Arctic Classic Saturday at Clearfield Area High School.

Junior high

Girls basketball

Mifflin County 35, Central Dauphin East 32

LEWISTOWN — The Huskies took down rival Central Dauphin 35-32 in junior high girls basketball Thursday night.

Mackenzie Peachey led the Huskies with 14 points and Jacee Cunningham scored 10 points.

Jayda Kanagy led Mifflin County with 16 points as the Huskies defeated Central Dauphin East 42-11 in the JV game.


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