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Ex-player sues PSU for hazing allegations

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK — A former Penn State football player claims in a lawsuit that Nittany Lion players hazed him and other, younger teammates by imitating sexual acts in the shower and invoking Jerry Sandusky’s name. The player, Isaiah Humphries, a safety who left the Nittany Lions after ...

Herd too much for Huskies

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN — An offensive surge in the second half carried Carlisle over Mifflin County, 70-41 in a Mid-Penn Conference boys basketball action over at Mifflin County Middle school Tuesday night. “I thought we really executed well in the first half, we were able to control the tempo of the ...

Transfer portal, future goals on the line for PSU

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK —For something that’s only been in existence for 15 months, the NCAA Transfer Portal has created more than its share of headlines. While most of the biggest news has been generated by Div. 1 football players transferring, Div. 1 wrestling, specifically Penn State, has been ...

Juniata tops rival EJ on last-second shot

Local Sports

COCOLAMUS—Juniata’s coach Al Ream was standing outside of the visitor’s locker room answering questions from the media after his team’s 42-41 win over rival East Juniata. As the Tigers began filing out of their locker room, many players came up to Ream and congratulated him on a job ...

Panthers topple Huskies

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN - The Mifflin County boys basketball team, minus leading scorer and rebounder Connor Cherry, had no answer for Central Dauphin East in a Mid-Penn Commonwealth matchup on Monday. The Panthers dominated the glass with a 38-11 rebounding edge and shot a torrid 11-for-14 from three-point ...

Bald Eagles too much for Mount Union

Local Sports

MOUNT UNION — The Mount Union boys basketball team gave Bald Eagle Area all it could handle Monday night at home, keeping within striking distance from beginning to the end. However, the Eagles has enough fire power to take the contest in a hard-fought 61-54 victory in a non-league boys ...

Huskies use fast start to edge Central Dauphin East

Local Sports

From staff reports HARRISBURG — The Mifflin County girls basketball team used a 26-point first quarter to gain some separation and held on for a 60-57 win over Central Dauphin East in Harrisburg on Monday night in a Mid-Penn Commonwealth contest. Brianna Bodtorf scored 11 of her 19 points ...

Huskies go undefeated in home duals

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN—Mifflin County put on a dominant display of wrestling at its own Husky Duals on Saturday. The Huskies breezed through the competition, including a 49-15 victory over New Oxford in the finals for their second straight championship after a five-year hiatus of the Duals. Mifflin ...

Penn State falls to unranked Badgers

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK — In a fight of two Big Ten heavyweights, neither team was ready to give the first punch. Penn State and Wisconsin struggled to find the bottom of the net in the first 10 minutes, but the Badgers’ found their hero in Ohio State transfer Micah Potter. Potter bullied the ...