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Keystone Juniors open sectionals with 15-13 win over Selinsgrove

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By BRETT R. CROSSLEY FOR THE EXPRESS LOCK HAVEN -Selinsgrove finally got out of the top of the fourth inning after Keystone took a 9-4 lead when dark clouds rolled in and forced a suspension Wednesday afternoon. The game was finished Thursday as Keystone eventually held on for a 15-13 ...

Keystone Junior Baseball Postponed

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FROM STAFF REPORTS LOCK HAVEN- The Keystone Juniors' opening sectional round game versus Selinsgrove was suspended due to inclement weather. Keystone led, 9-4, entering the bottom of the fourth inning prior to the severe rain. Entering the fourth the game was tied 4-4, but Keystone produced ...

CM alumni Alex Garbrick reveals future baseball plans

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By SCOTT BAKER sbaker@lockhaven.com Many youngsters dream of one day playing under the bright lights at a big league baseball stadium. Sadly though, most never realize such a dream. Many things must happen for it to occur. Talent, opportunity, performance and other intangibles must ...

Correction: Keystone Juniors to play today in Lock Haven

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Fromm Staff reports The Keystone Juniors begin the section 3 tournament today, July 17, at Lock Haven University's baseball field, 193 Havenview Dr. Lock Haven. Today's sports edition of the Express incorrectly said the game would be played in Beech Creek. The Express Sports apologizes for ...

Central Mountain to hold alumni basketball games

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Central Mountain Wildcat and Lady Wildcat Basketball Booster Clubs are sponsoring a doubleheader of alumni games featuring past players from each of the two programs. The event, which is being organized by Central Mountain junior student-athlete Avery Baker, under ...

Question marks surround Penn State offense

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By CORY GIGER For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK -- There are a whole slew of question marks about Penn State's offense this fall, and rightfully so given the departures of quarterback Trace McSorley and several other key players. Some of the younger returning Nittany Lions, however, are ...

Keystone (Majors) fall to Warrior Run for first defeat of season

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By SHAREIK FLOWERS sflowers@lockhaven.com SELINSGROVE- Slow starts are becoming an issue for Keystone. The majors team fell behind 3-0 Saturday before rallying with a 10-3 win against Roosevelt. But Keystone lacked the same magic Sunday as an early 3-0 deficit turned into a 5-3 loss against ...

PSU: New QB taking on leadership role

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By CORY GIGER For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK -- Leadership doesn't come naturally for everyone. Some people shy away from it, while others seek it out at every opportunity. While he's doing everything he can to prepare himself on and off the field to be Penn State's new starting ...

PSU: Ricky Slade to fill shoes of previous running backs

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By CORY GIGER For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK -- It's now Ricky Slade's turn to take over the high-profile role of lead tailback at Penn State, and he can't wait. Slade is supremely confident in his abilities and promises big things. "I'm looking forward to it a lot," Slade said with ...

Cubs hit 3 homers, beat Pirates 8-3 to complete 3-game sweep

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By JOHN JACKSON Associated Press CHICAGO — Jason Heyward, Albert Almora Jr. and Kyle Schwarber hit home runs and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-3 on Sunday for a three-game sweep. The NL Central leaders posted their first series win since taking all three from St. Louis ...

Softball: Clinton Juniors open States with 8-1 win over Indiana

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FROM STAFF REPORTS BERWICK- The Clinton County (Junior) All Stars opened the State Tournament with a 8-1 win over Indiana yesterday. “It was a total-team effort,” Clinton coach Matt Burrows said. “Everybody contributed in one way or another, whether it was defensively, offensively ...

Keystone Intermediates get win, advance to PA title game

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FROM STAFF REPORTS BEECH CREEK- The Keystone Intermediate squad cruised to a 5-4 win over the West Side All Stars. The victory sent Keystone to Saturday’s State Championship game. Keystone battled back from a 4-2 deficit. Brady Myers smacked a sixth inning three-run home run to hand ...

JS Bulldogs to host football camp

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Jersey Shore football program will host its 2019 Football Skills Camp July 16 and July 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration begins July 16 from 8 a.m to 9 a.m. The camp is for athletes grades 1-8. The cost is $25, which includes a camp t-shirt and ...

Clinton County (8-10) wins big versus Minersville, 23-2

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LOCK HAVEN- Any little league coach will tell you how critical dynamic pitching is to a team's success. So when Clinton's Reagan Weaver opened the game with six consecutive strikeouts, coach Shawn Weaver knew his squad was headed toward a victory. Clinton smacked 13 hits en route to a ...

Clinton (Juniors) begin state tournament run today

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LOCK HAVEN- At the conclusion of the school year the Clinton County (Juniors) circled the second weekend of July on their calendar. The All Stars have spent countless hours on the softball field--and after last Sunday's District crown Clinton faces the Section 4 Indiana All Stars today in ...

Jersey Shore GSV 8-10 All Stars earn District 12 title

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JERSEY SHORE - The Jersey Shore GSV 8-10 All Stars are making history for their team. Recently the group of young men earned the District 12 title after a well fought game against South Williamsport on Sunday, July 7. The boys walked away from that game with a 6-2 win and the championship ...