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No. 1 PSU wrestling takes down Indiana 35-9 in Bloomington

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FROM STAFF REPORTS BLOOMINGTON, Ind.; January 27, 2019 – No. 1 Penn State (9-0, 5-0 B1G) took down home standing Indiana (4-9, 1-5 B1G) to close out a Big Ten road swing through the Hoosier state on Sunday. Penn State downed Indiana 35-9 in Bloomington to remain unbeaten on the ...

Bucktail Bucks get 62-46 win over Montgomery

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By KEVIN RAUCH For The Express FARWELL- The Bucktail boys basketball team hosted Montgomery Saturday afternoon in a game which the first half could not have been more ominous for the Bucks. There often times appeared to be a lid on top of the basket on the Bucktail end of the court. After ...

CM Wildcats fall on road to Mifflinburg, 55-34

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Central Mountain boys basketball team fell on the road to Mifflinburg Saturday night, 55-34. Central Mountain controlled a 10-6 lead entering the second quarter, but was outscored 49-24 for the duration of the game. Collin Jones was CM’s lone double-digit ...

BEA Wrestling: Eagles finish 8th in Ultimate Warrior Tournament

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FROM STAFF REPORTS MORRISDALE -- Entering the second day of the Ultimate Warrior Tournament sponsored by West Branch High School, Bald Eagle Area still had a four wrestlers alive for possible medals. Cooper Gilham (113) and Dylan Bisel (182) were alive in the championship semifinals, ...

LHU: Bald Eagles stun Sun Devils 23-14 at Red Lion HS

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By SAM KUPERMAN For The Express In an environment that encapsulated artificial and authentic all into one, No. 22 Lock Haven wrestling flexed its muscle, defeating No. 12 Arizona State 23-14 Friday. The Bald Eagles won six out of 10 bouts in the dual held in front of a roaring crowd of ...

Bulldogs fall to Montoursville, 60-32

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By CHRIS MASSE cmasse@sungazette.com JERSEY SHORE—Brandon Good and Nate Ewing are good friends. Maybe that is why Good never left Ewing’s side Friday night. Or maybe it was because that is how Good defends opponents on a nightly basis. The Montoursville forward might not look like a ...

CM Basketball: Lady Wildcats fall on road to Mifflinburg, 57-26

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Central Mountain girls basketball team fell on the road to Mifflinburg, 57-26. Alyssa Fisher recorded a team-high eight points, and Quinlynn McCann added another five. Avery Baker, Morgan Wetzel and Mia Kopysciansky each posted four points, and Madison Smith ...

Bellefonte Basketball: Lady Raiders dropped by Central, 54-48

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Bellefonte girls basketball team fell to the Central Dragons, 54-48. Three players recorded double figures for the Red Raiders. Maddie Steiner scored a team-high 14 points, Bella Corman added another 12 and Mia Johnson chipped in another 10. Mallorie Smith ...

Wrestling: Wildcats down rival Red Raiders, 36-25

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports Writer MILL HALL -- With the PIAA Class AAA wrestling dual championships looming one week away, Bellefonte and Central Mountain hit the mats here Friday night for a preview of what could happen in that tournament. If top-seeded Bellefonte defeats ...

BEA Basketball: Eagles fall at home to Penns Valley, 44-34

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By KENNY VARNER For The Express WINGATE - For three and a half quarters, the Bald Eagle Area boys basketball team seemed to be holding off a very stubborn Penns Valley team, 32-31. However, in the final four minutes the Rams’ sharpshooter Logan Snyder posted seven points in the ...

CM SWIMMING: Hannah Brian sets new 500-freestyle record

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FROM STAFF REPORTS LOCK HAVEN — Hollidaysburg brought a large team to Lock Haven University’s Zimmerli Pool on Jan. 18 to face off against Central Mountain. At the end of a record-setting night, the Central Mountain girls showed Hollidaysburg that, in some situations, talent can ...

LHU to host 2019 National Girls & Women in Sports Day event

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FROM STAFF REPORTS LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - The Lock Haven University department of athletics will hold its 2019 National Girls and Women in Sport Day celebration on Wednesday, February 20 from 3:30 p.m. 6:30 p.m. LHU's annual event will celebrate the 33rd annual National Girls and Women in ...

PSU WRESTLING: No. 1 Nittany Lions blow past No. 7 Nebraska, 25-6

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By ANDY ELDER For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK — Just a week after the top-ranked Penn State wrestling team notched an 11-point win that left its coach taking the blame for a rather flat performance, the Nittany Lions on Sunday wrestled more like their fans are used to seeing. Penn State ...

No. 9 Maryland bounces back to beat Penn State 79-67

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By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Taylor Mikesell scored 23 points, Kaila Charles added 19 and No. 9 Maryland used a strong finish to beat Penn State 79-67 on Sunday. Shakira Austin had 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Terrapins (16-2, 5-2 Big Ten), who were ...