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Thunder tie Norry in ACAA contest

BELLEVILLE—The Belleville Mennonite boys soccer team struck first but could not add anymore in its 1-1 draw to Northumberland Christian on Monday. Colton Sunderland got the Thunder on the board with 25:48 remaining in the first half. Sunderland’s goal was assisted by Anthony ...

Mustangs roll past Spartans Saturday

From staff reports MIDDLEBURG — The Midd-West boys soccer team left no doubt that it was the better team on the field on Saturday, as the Mustangs dominated Hughesville in a 12-1 victory over the Spartans in a Heartland Athletic Conference matchup. Midd-West’s Nicholas Eppley recorded a ...

Southern Huntingdon pushes past MU

MOUNT UNION — Mount Union coach Rob Turner issued a challenge to his football team after a heartbreaking 32-14 loss in the season opener to Southern Huntingdon in an Inter-County Conference contest on Friday Night. Turner sees the potential of a team that he fully believes could be ...

Ironmen too much for MW defense

DANVILLE— Not much went right for the Midd-West Mustangs (0-2) in their 55-22 loss to Danville (2-0) on Friday night. The Mustangs held tough through the first quarter but could not keep the Ironmen’s high-flying offense grounded for long. While the Mustangs put together a solid rushing ...

JMS nets late goal to defeat rival BMS

From staff reports MCALISTERVILLE — A late goal carried Juniata Mennonite over rival Belleville Mennonite by the final of 3-2 in an Allegheny Christian Association boys soccer game on Friday. With the scored tied at two apiece with just under five minutes to play in regulation, Alejandro ...

Huskies show growth in tough stretch

LEWISTOWN—For this fall season, the PIAA implemented a new rule that changed a deciding third set from a normal set into a “first to 10” match. In their 4-1 loss to Carlisle on Thursday, Mifflin County had both of their doubles matches end in the new tiebreaker. Aija Binder and Lily Riden ...

Trojans fall 2-1 in defensive showing

MOUNT UNION — One goal made the difference in a battle of the defenses as Forbes Road edged out Mount Union by the final score of 2-1 in an Inter-County Conference co-ed soccer game on Thursday. “I think we’re learning. We played McConnellsburg on Tuesday—that was our first varsity ...

Mount Union girls volleyball wins 3-0

From staff reports HOUTZDALE - Mount Union swept through rival Moshannon Valley 3-0 in an Inter-County Conference volleyball game on Thursday. Morgan Brumbaugh led the Trojans with 18 service points, six aces and eight digs. Taylor Grove had six kills and Kadyn Crisswell collected 11 ...

Trojans boys XC picks up solid win

From staff reports ALEXANDRIA—Mount Union cross country took on Juniata Valley in a meet on Wednesday afternoon. The boys team won their match 24-31 while the girls team had just three runners and lost 15-50. Setting the pace for the boys team was Hunter Flagle who finished second in the ...

Sealed the deal

MIDDLEBURG —Midd-West failed to capitalize on its scoring opportunities despite a strong second half as the Mustangs fell to Selinsgrove by the final score of 5-3 in a Heartland Athletic Conference boys soccer game Tuesday night. “I think at the beginning we might not have been mentally ...