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LHU Men’s Soccer falls on the road against Slippery Rock

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SLIPPERY ROCK — The Lock Haven University men’s soccer team (4-3-1)(2-1)PSAC fell to Slippery Rock (3-3-1)(1-0)PSAC by a score of 3-1 on Friday. Slippery Rock held a slight 11-10 advantage in shots, however Lock Haven led 6-0 in corners. Lock Haven’s attack was led by Beckham Sibiski ...

LHU Women’s Soccer ties Slippery Rock in 0-0 2OT draw

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SLIPPERY ROCK — The Lock Haven University women’s soccer team (3-2-1) looked poised to break through on the scoresheet late in the second half, but the Bald Eagles couldn’t find the back of the net, and LHU and Slippery Rock (6-1-1) battled to a 0-0 double-overtime draw. After a ...

Carson Wentz makes long-awaited return to Philadelphia Eagles

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PHILADELPHIA — Carson Wentz has been waiting for this moment since he tore up his knee last December. No. 11 will be back under center for the Philadelphia Eagles (1-1) against the Indianapolis Colts (1-1) on Sunday after watching his teammates win the Super Bowl without him in February, ...

Steelers’ defense eager to prove itself after dismal showing

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PITTSBURGH — Members of the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense are eager to play again. They’re going to have to wait an extra day. They want to put a forgettable performance against Kansas City in the past and prove themselves this week against an upstart Tampa Bay offense. The Steelers will ...

Penn State Baseball opens fall ball slate

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UNIVERSITY PARK — Fall ball is underway for Penn State baseball, highlighted by exhibition games Sunday against Michigan State at Sports Force Parks at Cedar Point Sports Center in Sandusky, Ohio, and Friday, Oct. 5 against Lock Haven on Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Penn State will play a ...

Penn State Men’s Soccer records draw with No. 21 Michigan

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. — On a windy night in Ann Arbor, the Penn State men’s soccer team (2-4-1, 1-0-1 Big Ten) held its own against No. 21 Michigan (5-1-1, 1-0-1 Big Ten), recording a 1-1 draw after double overtime on Friday evening at U-M Soccer Stadium. “It was a really outstanding college ...

This Weekend’s Local Sports Schedule (09/22-09/23)

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SATURDAY - SEPTEMBER 22 FOOTBALL LHU: at E. Stroudsbrg, 2:05 PM (WQBR 99.9 FM) PITT: at North Carolina, 12:20 PM (TV: ACCN) PENN: vs. Lehigh, 3:00 PM (TV: ESPN+) BASEBALL PIRATES: vs. Brewers, 7:05 PM (TV: ATTSNP) PHILLIES: at Atlanta Braves, 1:05 PM (TV: FOX) WOMEN’S ...

Sports On TV (09/22-09/23)

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Saturday, Sept. 22 AUTO RACING 7:30 p.m. NBCSN — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, Federated Auto Parts 400, at Richmond, Va. BOXING 10:05 p.m. HBO — Gennady Golovkin vs. Canelo Alvarez, for Golovkin’s WBC and WBA middleweight titles, at Las Vegas (taped) COLLEGE ...

Sports Transactions (9/22)

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Friday’s BASEBALL Major League Baseball MLB — Placed Chicago Cubs SS Addison Russell on administrative leave. American League CLEVELAND INDIANS — Activated RHP Trevor Bauer from the 10-day DL. OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Extended its player development contract with Beloit (MWL) ...

Week 5 high school football analysis and predictions

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By ANDREW POWELL apowell@lockhaven.com Like contributor to The Express and Central Mountain High School Girl's Basketball head coach Scott Baker said, "When it rains, it pours." And that was so true for Wildcats Football last Friday night. WEEK 4 REVIEW: BELLEFONTE (44) DEFEATS CENTRAL ...

FOOTBALL: Wildcats travel to Clearfield to battle Bison

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By SHAREIK FLOWERS sflowers@lockhaven.com MILL HALL- Although the season is four-games young, it’s been a rough start to the year for Central Mountain. They’re winless, struggling to generate offense and have had numerous athletes sidelined with injuries. But despite their limited ...

POWELL’S PREDICTIONS: Week 3 NFL Football Game Picks

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Both the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles took a loss last week. The Eagles would just face the ongoing streak of a dominating Ryan Fitzpatrick, the Steelers on the other hand — chaos. And speaking of chaos, there were a load of upsets last week — which took a toll on my ...