Huskies finish second in Mid-Penn

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From staff reports MECHANICSBURG — The Mifflin County golf team entering Monday afternoon with a shot at the Mid-Penn Keystone Division championship, but it simply was not to be as the Huskies fell by eight strokes (333-341) to rival Mechanicsburg in a Mid-Penn golf match at Range End Golf ...

Clifford showcased excellence when Nittany Lions needed it most

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UNIVERSITY PARK — After the final seconds ticked off the clock and the Nittany Lions put the final stamp on a signature 28-20 victory over Auburn on Saturday night, quarterback Sean Clifford showcased something that Nittany Lion fans hadn’t seen from him in quite some time — pure ...

Baker reflects on Jets, football career

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BURNHAM — As a standout lineman during the golden age of Lewistown High School football, The Lewistown area was more than familiar with Ralph Baker’s exceptional abilities on the football field. Baker’s talent took him to Penn State where he was a standout football player for the ...

MC Sports HOF inducts 1st class

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BURNHAM — The Mifflin County Sports Hall of Fame held its inaugural induction ceremony on Sunday evening, honoring six individuals and two teams for their inclusion in the hall’s Class of 2021 at Birch Hill. The inaugural class included former New York Jets linebacker Ralph Baker, ...

Nittany Lions star in night to remember

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UNIVERSITY PARK — It’s difficult for whiteout games to equal all the accompanying hype, but this sure did. In one of the more memorable games in Beaver Stadium history, fueled by a loud, picturesque backdrop, the No. 10 Nittany Lions improved to 3-0 by holding off Auburn for a 28-20 ...

Indians pick up historic win over rival Tigers

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MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata spent a large part of its Saturday battle with cross-county rival East Juniata in survival mode, as the Indians’ back line and goalkeeper Hailey Kepner stayed calm and denied every opportunity that the Tigers could muster through the game’s first 25 minutes. East ...