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Nittany Lion Gabe Castano set for Mexican Nationals

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State rising sophomore Gabe Castano (Allentown, Pa,) will begin competition in the Mexican National Swimming Championships in Veracruz Saturday. Castano, a native of Monterrey, Mexico, is slated to compete in the men’s 50- and 100-meter freestyle events. He made a ...

Hayes, Keller selected for 2018 All-Star Futures Game

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ALTOONA — Altoona Curve third baseman Ke’Bryan Hayes and former Curve pitcher Mitch Keller have been named to the U.S. roster for the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, Major League Baseball announced on Friday. The Futures Game showcases the top prospects from around baseball as part of ...

Keystone Juniors to open district playoffs against Montoursville

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PHOTO PROVIDED Pictured is the Keystone Juniors baseball team. Kneeling left-to-right are Evan Cross, James Haines, Hayden Perdoe, Colby Keen and Kyler Friese. Standing left-to-right are coach Casey Friese , coach Craig Cross, Zaine Counsil,Daniel Bechdel, Ry Brazell, Brady Bendik,Aaron ...

Keystone goes for district crown Friday at 8 p.m.

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By ANDREW POWELL apowell@lockhaven.com BEECH CREEK -- After another dominating win against Montoursville, 13-5, the Keystone All-Stars now enter Volunteer Stadium on Friday to play the winner of the losers’ bracket in the district tournament. Keystone's opponent will either be Loyalsock, ...

SCOTT BAKER’S WALKIN’ THE SIDELINES:Home School Teams

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Scholastic sports may soon no longer exist in the form that generations have known and loved. That is a prediction of course, but one based on some observations to be sure. For thousands of schools across the nation, the idea of having their own teams may have short life. I have ...

Nola goes 7 strong, Williams goes deep, Phils beat O’s 4-1

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By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA — Aaron Nola stuck out nine in seven splendid innings, Nick Williams hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-1 Wednesday to sweep a two-game interleague series. Nola (11-2) gave up one run and seven hits ...

Lady Wildcats Basketball Camp Registration Now Open

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MILL HALL — Central Mountain Lady Wildcats Basketball head coach, Scott Baker is accepting registrations for the Skills and Games Camp to be held July 16-19 at Central Mountain High School. The camp will run from 9:00 AM to noon each day. Camp is open to any girl that will be entering ...

West Branch Soccer Club Registration Now Open

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LOCK HAVEN — Fall soccer registration at West Branch Soccer Club is now open. WBSC offers soccer for boys and girls in Clinton County in the form of in-house (u5-u13) recreation soccer. Located in Lock Haven, WBSC offers excellent skill development while having fun learning how to play ...

Penn State Gymnastics trio set for international competition

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UNIVERSITY PARK – The Penn State men’s gymnastics team will be represented on an international level this summer as Sam Zakutney, Favian Valdez and Wyatt Tyndall will all compete throughout the month of July, representing their respective countries. Zakutney, a rising junior, will ...

Eagles will wear home jerseys vs. Saints because of golf bet

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PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Eagles will have their choice of uniform jerseys when they visit the New Orleans Saints in Week 10 because of a golf bet between coaches Doug Pederson and Sean Payton. Payton said Monday that he lost a wager to Pederson on a golf course at the NFL meetings in ...

CM Girl’s Soccer Event Reminder

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The Lady Wildcats Soccer Boosters will hold a meeting tonight at 7:00 PM in the pavilion at the front of Central Mountain High School overlooking the wetland. All parents and supporters of Lady Wildcats Soccer players are requested to attend.

Goals and Opportunities Part IV: Scoring Goals

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Goals, goals and more goals. Goals were the focus of the latest stop on my summer goals and opportunities tour around Central Mountain. Actually, I made two stops for this edition. On Wednesday morning, I first stopped at Malinak Stadium where new Wildcat Boys Soccer head coach, Billy ...

Penn State Nittany Lions Football hosts Lift for Life

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UNIVERSITY PARK — When Nittany Lion letterman Scott Shirley received the call that his father was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer during his time at Penn State, he and his family used every bit of the six months his father was given to live to travel the country visiting different ...

Flyers make splash, sign van Riemsdyk to 5 years, $35M

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A 36-goal scorer is moving closer to home and couldn’t be happier about it. No, the other one. James van Riemsdyk signed a $35 million, five-year contract with the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday, the second-richest deal signed by an NHL unrestricted free agent when the market opened and ...