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Five county athletes among 11 West Branch inductees

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From staff reports LOCK HAVEN — Five former athletes and coaches from Clinton County are among 11 people to be inducted into the West Branch Valley Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame this fall. An outstanding group of 10 living and one deceased honorees will be recognized ...

Franklin brought criticism on himself after ‘elite’ comments

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By CORY GIGER For The Express We almost — almost! — got to hear James Franklin let loose with some real frustration and perhaps even anger during his postgame press conference following Saturday’s win over Iowa. It would have been interesting to see and hear, if for no other reason ...

Lady Red Raiders fall in overtime heartbreaker to Hollidaysburg

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By KENNY VARNER For The Express WINGATE - It was a heartbreaking night for the Bellefonte girls soccer team in their bid for a District 6 title. In their game against Hollidaysburg, the Lady Raiders left everything out on the field only to fall in a 2-1 overtime loss. Highlighting the ...

Central Mountain Fall Sports Review

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By SCOTT BAKER sbaker@lockhaven.com A perfect season and a championship…a solid season…some nice individual performances and a whole lot of frustration. These were the realities of the 2018 fall sports season for the Central Mountain teams. The golf team, under the direction of John ...

Nittany Lions get nailbiting 30-24 win versus Iowa

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By Cory Giger For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State played about as poorly as possible early on against Iowa, then came the “oh no” moment in the opening moments of the second quarter. Trace McSorley, a tough son of a gun who has always taken a licking and kept on ticking, lay ...

Steelers down Browns 33-18 a day after synagogue shooting

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By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — The Steelers brought some joy to a city that needed it more than ever. Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes to Antonio Brown, James Conner scored twice, and Pittsburgh beat the Cleveland Browns 33-18 on Sunday to bring some solace to ...

LHU Football falls to Shippensburg in Senior Day Showdown

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By SAM KUPERMAN For The Express LOCK HAVEN- Despite playing arguably its best football game of the season, Lock Haven Football dropped to 1-8 (1-4 PSAC East) on the season with a 56-37 loss to Shippensburg (4-5, 2-3 PSAC East) in Saturday's Senior Day matchup. Lock Haven led 10-0 early ...

Local auto racing round up

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By JAMIE BIRD For the Express Donny Schatz scored the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series 51st annual Tuscarora 50 at Port Royal Speedway, early Sunday evening for the $51,000-plus payday and the bragging rights as a T-50 winner. Earlier in the afternoon program, Grain Valley ...

Lock Haven Crimson and White Dual results

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LOCK HAVEN — This evening (Friday, Oct. 26), the Lock Haven University wrestling team held its annual Crimson & White intrasquad-exhibition match in front of a strong crowd. The fans were introduced to a number of newcomers, which highlighted some exciting action. Results 141: Cole ...

Lock Haven Field Hockey edged out by Monmouth

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LOCK HAVEN — Visiting-Monmouth University (11-6) scored twice in the first half and the Hawks edged out the Lock Haven University field hockey team (8-9), 2-0, today in non-conference action. LHU has just one game remaining and on Sunday (October 28), the Bald Eagles will host La Salle ...

New MLB exhibit on display at LL Museum

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WILLIAMSPORT — Visitors to the World of Little League Museum and store will have the opportunity to experience a brand-new exhibit as Little League shares its historical connection with Major League Baseball. “Little League International and Major League Baseball have enjoyed a close ...