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FLAWLESS VICTORY: Keystone buries Newberry, 11-0,

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ANDREW POWELL apowell@lockhaven.com BEECH CREEK -- In a game that was supposed to be close due to the level of talent on each team, the Keystone All-Stars had different plans. From the beginning to the end, Keystone consistently struck against the Newberry All-Stars all game and never ...

Woolrich All-Stars lose, 15-7, despite out-hitting Montgomery

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WOOLRICH — Woolrich Little League 10-12 All-Stars watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 15-7 loss to Montgomery on Sunday. Montgomery scored early on an error during Caden Fink’s at bat, singles by Jaylen Andrews and Conner Puderbach in the first inning, and a walk ...

CM Lady Wildcats Skills and Games Camp

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MILL HALL — The Lady Wildcats Basketball Boosters are sponsoring a Skills and Games Camp to be held July 16-19 at Central Mountain High School. The camp will run from 9 A.M. to noon each day. Camp is open to any girl that will be entering grades 3-8 in the fall. Instruction in the various ...

AUTO RACING ROUNDUP

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The biggest winner last weekend was another one for Mother Nature. Next weekend, Williams Grove Speedway will kickoff 10 straight days of racing for the 2018 PA SPEEDWEEK SERIES. From the Grove, the sprints travel to Lincoln, Path Valley, Lincoln, Grandview, Port Royal for the fourth, ...

Barkley, Washington win major PSU award

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UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State Athletics has announced its Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year, with football’s Saquon Barkley, the 2018 NFL No. 2 overall draft pick, and women’s volleyball’s Haleigh Washington, a three-time CoSIDA Academic All-American, earning the honors for ...

UConn president says Ollie committed serious violations

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HARTFORD, Conn. — UConn President Susan Herbst told Kevin Ollie she was upholding his firing because the former men’s basketball coach had a pattern of breaking NCAA rules and committed serious violations, according to a letter obtained by The Associated Press. The school released the ...

Clinton County rolls through East Lycoming with ease, 21-0

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LOCK HAVEN - For three innings, East Lycoming was child's play for Clinton County. Clinton County blew past East Lycoming, 21-0, to advance in the district tournament. CC dictated the tempo of the game and never lost momentum in the contest. "We disciplined the girls pretty well in the ...

Clinton County eliminated from tournament season after 10-9 loss

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NIPPENOSE — Clinton County put up a valiant effort, but fell just short at the end to Montoursville. The All-Stars suffered a one-run defeat and were dropped by Montoursville, 10-9, as they were eliminated from the tournament season. Clinton County had a solid first inning. Hana Styers ...

Penn State’s Hill captures gold at USAs, Harris finishes second

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DES MOINES, Iowa – Nittany Lion alumnus Darrell Hill (Philadelphia, Pa.) of Nike captured gold in the men’s shot put Saturday at the USATF Championships at Drake Stadium. Hill, a 2015 graduate, went into the final in fifth with his best throw of 67-3.5 on his third attempt. Then on his ...

Altoona Curve slammed by Erie SeaWolves in series finale, 9-4

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ERIE — Logan Hill hit a pair of homers, but the Altoona Curve lost to the Erie SeaWolves, 9-4, on Sunday afternoon at UPMC Park. The Curve (36-33) lost two of three games in the series against the SeaWolves (33-40). The SeaWolves stormed ahead in the bottom of the fifth. With the bases ...

1st Round pick Alec Bohm joins Williamsport

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WILLIAMSPORT — The Philadelphia Phillies have announced that 2018 1st round draft choice 3B Alec Bohm has been promoted to the Williamsport Crosscutters. Bohm, 21, was the third overall pick in the draft out of Wichita State. He hit .339 with 16 home runs and 55 RBI this past season for ...

Opportunities and Goals: Part III

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Rise As One. That will be the goal for the Lady Wildcats Basketball players and coaches as they begin the process of resurrecting a program that has struggled for a number of years now. Without question, it has been a challenge for the Lady Wildcats and changing things for the better ...

Buchholz cruises before injury, Diamondbacks top Pittsburgh 3-0

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PITTSBURGH — Everything was going Clay Buchholz’s way. Then, a swing-and-miss led to an injury that turned what could have been a gem into a routine solid outing. Buchholz lasted five innings before experiencing tightness in his left side, but the Arizona Diamondbacks completed a ...

Tavares’ future, Flames-Canes trade spice up NHL Draft

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DALLAS — Ilya Kovalchuk signed with the Kings in his return to the NHL, the Hurricanes and Flames pulled off a five-player trade, and John Tavares will now explore different possibilities for his future. After a dull first round of the draft, action picked up Saturday as teams laid the ...

Cilic targets grass-court double after Queen’s Club

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LONDON — Marin Cilic has gone from Queen’s Club runner-up 12 months ago to being the 2018 champion. Now he wants to do the same at Wimbledon. The top-seeded Croat saved match point on his way to defeating Novak Djokovic 5-7, 7-6 (4), 6-3 in the final on Sunday to claim his second title at ...

Clinton County rolls through East Lycoming with ease, 21-0

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LOCK HAVEN - For three innings, East Lycoming was child's play for Clinton County. Clinton County blew past East Lycoming, 21-0, to advance in the district tournament. CC dictated the tempo of the game and never lost momentum in the contest. "We disciplined the girls pretty well in the ...