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Blood drives

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TUESDAY — Woolrich Community United Methodist Church, 1080 Park Ave., 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Donors are asked to bring photo ID. Walk-ins are welcome at all drives. To sign up for a time slot, visit www.redcrossblood.org, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or use the blood donor phone app.

LHU softball sweeps Bloom on Friday

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports LOCK HAVEN -- Staying perfect in the PSAC-Central and taking one big step toward the post-season is what the Lock Haven University softball team was busy doing at Lawrence Field Friday afternoon on Knock MS Out of the Park 2018 day. After sweeping ...

LHU baseball sweeps Bloom on Friday

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports LOCK HAVEN -- To say that the Lock Haven University baseball team is resilient might be the understatement of the 2018 season. After cruising along with just a few losses in PSAC-East play, the Bald Eagles fell on hard times during the past ...

LHU Wrestling named Top 30 All-Academic team

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MANHEIM – The Lock Haven University wrestling team has added another impressive honor to an already historic 2017-18 season. Today, the Bald Eagles were named a 2017-18 National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) Top-30 All-Academic Team, ranking 13th in Division I. LHU was the only ...

Five Lion Wrestlers earn All-Academic

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Five members of the Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team have been named to the National Wrestling Coaches Association National All-Academic Team. The NWCA announced the team and Penn State once again placed in the top 20 nationally in team grade point average as ...

Spring Ball Features: Wade making strikes at Safety

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UNIVERSITY PARK — This time last year Lamont Wade was nearly finished with his first spring season, set to take the field at Beaver Stadium for his first Blue-White outing. Seated inside the fueling station at the Lasch Building nearly 365 days later, Wade paused for a moment to look ...

Penn State Men’s Gymnastics poised for NCAA Championships

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MEN’S GYMNASTICS READY FOR NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS The Penn State men’s gymnastics team is in search of its nation-leading 13th National Championship Friday, April 20-Saturday, April 21 at UIC. The Nittany Lions will compete in session II with the first event slated for 7 p.m. The top ...

Big Ten Conf. sets 2018-19 Men’s Basketball opponents

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CHICAGO, Ill.— The Penn State men’s basketball team will face Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, Purdue, Rutgers and Wisconsin for home and away games in its 2018-19 season. The Big Ten Conference announced the seven “double play” opponents and six “single play” opponents for ...

Nittany Lions Men’s Volleyball heads to EIVA Championships

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Postseason volleyball has arrived and the Penn State men’s volleyball program will head to Fairfax, Va. as the No. 2 seed in the EIVA Championships and face No. 3 seed Harvard in the semifinals on Thursday (April 19) inside the Recreation Athletic Center on the campus of ...

LHU Football’s Spring Game set for Saturday

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LOCK HAVEN – On Saturday, April 21 at 2 p.m. the Lock Haven University football team will hold its annual Crimson & White Spring Game, which is part of LHU’s 2018 Accepted Student Day. LHU head coach Dave Taynor’s team will kick off at 2 p.m. on the recently renovated turf at Hubert ...

Lock Haven Invite (High School) set for Friday

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LOCK HAVEN – The LHU track and field program is set to host the 2018 LHU Invite welcoming 29 high school teams scheduled to compete on Friday, April 20 at LHU’s Hubert Jack Stadium. The field events will start at 2 p.m. and the track events will start at 3 p.m. Competing ...

LHU Field Hockey welcomes ROMP

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LOCK HAVEN – On Monday (April 16) afternoon, the Lock Haven University field hockey team welcomed a group from the Clinton County’s Reach Out Mentoring Program (ROMP). The children - aged 6-16 - were joined by program coordinator Clarissa Shirk and co-coordinator Kaylee Mulhollan, as the ...

Penn State’s Miller tabbed as B1G Golfer of the Week

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CHICAGO, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced the selection of Penn State senior Cole Miller (New Tripoli, Pa.) as the league’s Golfer of the Week. Miller tallied a 7-under-par performance in the Rutherford Intercollegiate to claim the individual title and help Penn State secure the team ...

Registration open for PSU summer basketball camps

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State men’s basketball coach Patrick Chambers and his staff will conduct two camps for boys in June with a two-day team camp and five-day individual day camp. The team camp, available for coaches and their teams with a focus on game play, is set for June 16-17. A ...