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Bucktail falls to Montgomery in six innings in softball

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MONTGOMERY—Bucktail tried pitching around Montgomery lead-off hitter Faith Persing Tuesday afternoon. That included in the fourth inning when Montgomery was a hit from breaking open a close game. Persing did not deliver that big hit and walked for a third time. So Kaitlyn Raemsch produced ...

Local roundup: Bellefonte softball defeats Central

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It only took five innings for the Raiders to defeat Central in softball on Wednesday. Bellefonte went on the road to earn the 11-0, victory over the Dragons. Lexi Rogers posted another impressive performance in the circle for Bellefonte as she surrendered just one hit and struck out six in five ...

Eagles defeat Rams in baseball

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SPRING MILLS - There was no rust shown after a week off by the Bald Eagle baseball team Tuesday as they found themselves in a typical Mountain League battle as it traveled to Penns Valley. On the mound for the Eagles was Dylan Barnyack while the Rams countered with Mason Lieb. Both ...

Lindsay continues solid season for CM tennis

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT – If you caught what Central Mountain freshman David Lindsay did immediately following his victory in No. 1 singles Monday, it might help you understand how he became the Wildcats’ first-ever district champion. Right after defeating Williamsport’s Kyle Shuler in two ...

Shore’s Weiss places 2nd at U15 Greco Roman trials

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Jersey Shore’s Brock Weiss was the national runner-up at the U15 Greco Roman Wrestling World Team Trials on April 23-25, 2021. Just a week after his 15th birthday, the Jersey Shore freshman headed to Wisconsin to compete at the UWW Cadet, U15 and Futures Nationals. He wrestled for the M2 ...

Brent Marks wins exciting finish at BAPS

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BAPS Motor Speedway on Sunday night had one of the best races witnessed this year, possibly ever. The track was racy with lots of passing and lead swapping. It came down to the end when Brent Marks received a penalty for jumping on a restart, and the Myerstown driver clawed his way to the front ...

BEA gets past PV in softball

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Bald Eagle Area and Penns Valley combined for 25 runs Monday as the Eagles earned the 13-12 victory over the Rams. Maddie Peters got the victory in the circle for BEA as she struck out four and walked three. Allison O'Brien suffered the loss for PV. Game played at BEA Final score: PV 12, ...

Local roundup: Penns Valley softball blanks Bearcats

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The Penns Valley softball team defeated Huntingdon Tuesday, 8-0, behind a 10-hit team effort. Avery Dinges recorded 15 strikeouts on the mound in the win. Madie Lemin suffered the loss for the Bearcats. Bellefonte track and field competed against East Juniata and Hollidaysburg Tuesday. Kerri ...

Major strikes out 16 in Wildcats’ win

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As hard as he tried blocking it out, Aidan Major understood exactly on what he was working. Seemingly every time he pitches, Major dominates these days, but he was at his best Saturday and took a no-hitter into the seventh inning at Giles Field. He did not throw the no-hitter he coveted but ...

A look at the 19-horse field at this year’s Kentucky Derby

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It is the first Saturday in May and the field is set, and there were 20 horses on which to bet. A mile and a quarter they have to run, a winner to be determined just before the setting of the sun. NBC will cover it live, with horses breaking from the gate at approximately 6:55 p.m. On Friday ...

Montoursville defeats Jersey Shore baseball, 10-0

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Leaving Florida behind and arriving at a school where he knew no one, AJ Llorente could have felt lost. Almost immediately he felt something quite different. Between the start of the school year and baseball season, Llorente felt like he was home again. And pitching in conditions he never ...

Penn State’s Oweh Could be a solid first-round pick

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One of the most intriguing NFL prospects that Penn State has ever had is on the clock. We’re not talking about Micah Parsons, who is projected as a high pick as a game-changing linebacker. Also predicted to go in the first round is defensive end Jayson Oweh. If you can’t recall what ...

local roundup: CM baseball continues hot streak

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Central Mountain’s victory over Mifflinburg Wednesday marked its sixth win in-a-row. Kaden Falls earned the win on the bump by throwing three innings and striking out five. Chase Brush also saw time on the mound as he tallied nine K’s for CM. Aidan Major continued his solid season at the ...

David Lindsay becomes CM’s first-ever district champion

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ALTOONA -- Remember the name David Lindsay. He could become one of the all-time greats in area tennis circles. Just a freshman, Lindsay won Central Mountain High School's first District 6 singles boys championship Wednesday by beating Hollidaysburg sophomore Nathan Barton, 6-0, 6-0 at ...

Local roundup: Lexi Rogers tosses no-hitter for Bellefonte

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Bellefonte’s Lexi Rogers pitched a complete game no-hitter for the Raiders in their 11-0 win over Huntingdon Tuesday. Rogers recorded an eye-opening 20 K’s in the circle. Hanna Lauck, Lily Gardner, Maddie Tice, Rogers, Madison Melius and Makenna Port all tallied multiple hits in the win for ...

Bucks fall to Montgomery in softball

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Even with no softball a year ago it was expected this year that the Mid Penn would come down to Bucktail, Montgomery and Muncy as a three team race and half way through the season that seems on point with one exception. Montgomery is a half a step ahead of the competition. Having already ...

CM baseball win its fifth straight

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MILL HALL - Central Mountain’s fifth straight victory came in unique fashion. Despite using three separate pitchers and plunking four batters, the Wildcats managed to defeat Shamokin, 14-4, in five innings Monday. It was quite the day at the plate for senior Peyton Johnson. ...

Local roundup: CM tennis takes down Shikellamy

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Central Mountain tennis dominated Shikellamy in tennis Monday afternoon. Ethan Hall, Jackson Walker and Asher Talbot all picked up wins in singles action for the Wildcats. In doubles, Leisher Gugino and Lucas Porter won No. 1s and Jackson Proctor and Nick Piergallini won No. 2s. Both wins came ...

Local roundup: CM tennis continues winning ways

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Central Mountain tennis dominated Shikellamy in tennis Monday afternoon. Ethan Hall, Jackson Walker and Asher Talbot all picked up wins in singles action for the Wildcats. In doubles, Leisher Gugino and Lucas Porter won No. 1s and Jackson Proctor and Nick Piergallini won No. 2s. Both wins came ...