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Hidlay lifts Huskies past Colts in OT

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LEWISTOWN—Mifflin County is one of the few teams in the area that plays its home games on a grass field, and the Huskies like to use that to their advantage. The rain made the grass slick and Cedar Cliff could not find its footing as the Huskies pulled out a 1-0 win in overtime in a ...

Huskies drop 4-2 game to Altoona

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From staff reports LEWISTOWN—The Mifflin County girls soccer team struggled to contain Altoona’s Morgan Sarver, who recorded a hat trick in The Mountain Lions’ 4-2 victory over Mifflin County on Monday at Mifflin County Middle School. The Huskies (2-4, 2-6 Mid-Penn Keystone) received a ...

EJ rolls to 4-0 victory Saturday

Local Sports

From staff reports WILLIAMSPORT—The East Juniata girls soccer team used two goals from Kierstyn Fogle and a goal from Alyssa Robinson and Leah Sankey to blank South Williamsport 4-0 in a non-league contest Saturday. The Tigers (11-1, 9-0 Tri Valley League) made the most of their ...

Williamson earns Speed Showcase 200 victory

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From staff reports PORT ROYAL—An unforgettable, inaugural ‘Speed Showcase 200’ at Port Royal Speedway was capped off with a 200-lap main event for the ages Saturday night. St. Catharines, Ont., native Mat Williamson grabbed the checkered – and the biggest paycheck in Northeast dirt ...

Goal line stand, injuries bite Huskies

Local Sports

HERSHEY— There aren’t too many football games where you can pinpoint the biggest moment in the entire game, especially if it comes in the first half. However, a failed third-and-goal on the one-yard line proved to be that moment for the Mifflin County Huskies in their 24-14 loss to ...

Wolfley, Mustangs roll in 1st victory

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MIDDLEBURG—In its first few weeks in the Pennsylvania Heartland Conference, Midd-West took its lumps. The Mustangs (1-5) endured a tough stretch of agonizing defeats but on Friday night it was finally Midd-West’s time to turn the tide. Hunter Wolfley unleashed another monster game, ...

Tusing powers Lions past Thunder

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BELLEVILLE —Juniata Christian made the most of its opportunities in a 3-0 victory over rival Belleville Mennonite in an Allegheny Christian Athletic Association boys soccer game on Thursday. “I’m proud of the boys,” Lions coach Dave Portzline said. “No matter what, they worked ...

Shade, Ream lead MC to 2-1 win

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LEWISTOWN—The Mifflin County boys soccer team picked up a win against Central Dauphin East by a final score of 2-1. Trent Shade and Gavin Ream each scored for the Huskies and goalkeeper Conner Zimmerman recorded 18 saves. The Huskies return to action on Tuesday when they host Waynesboro ...

Holding serve

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MIFFLINTOWN—Juniata volleyball coach Susan Paden has been asking her team to work on its serving to give the Indians momentum in putting better scoring runs together. Message received. Juniata held serve for most of the night and the Indians made the most of it, recording 29 service aces ...

Clifford, PSU ready to start season

Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) — To break up the monotony of quarantine, Sean Clifford played catch with a familiar receiver all summer. Unfortunately for Penn State’s quarterback, that target — his little brother Liam, a Penn State commit — won’t suit up for the ninth-ranked Nittany Lions ...