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Trio of former Central Mountain athletes earn college honors

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Former Central Mountain track and field runner Erin Reese became the first-ever Susquehanna University student-athlete to garner two Landmark Conference Senior Scholar-Athlete honors. She was named the 2020 Landmark Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Senior Scholar-Athlete and 2019 ...

Youth sports presents perfect chance to play baseball, softball

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Youth sports is the perfect place to restart organized athletics, according to Stanford University School of Medicine professor Dr. Jay Bhattacharya. Speaking on a virtual roundtable hosted by U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Zionsville, on Thursday morning, Bhattacharya said as long as proper ...

Bald Eagle Area hires 3 new coaches

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Bald Eagle Area hired a total of three new coaches at its latest board meeting. The administration hired Kris Glunt (boys basketball), Shawn Thompson (girls basketball) and Harley Yoder (cheerleading). Glunt has been a varsity boy’s coach for seven years — four at Bellefonte ...

Central Mountain track and field program recognizes its seniors

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With no opportunity to present a traditional senior day celebration of its athletes, the Central Mountain track and field offered a virtual senior day Thursday via YouTube. The team’s 11 senior athletes — Zoe Eck, Heidi Emel, Carlie Hall, Erick Hoy, Skyler McCauley, Amelia McCloy, Devin ...

Central Mountain baseball honors seniors with virtual senior day

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With no home game late in the season to honor its seniors in baseball due to the coronavirus pandemic canceling all spring athletics, Central Mountain decided to honor its seniors in baseball with a virtual senior day. It was organized by Central Mountain baseball coach Mike Kramer. The ...

District 4 football all-star game is canceled

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The annual District 4 football all-star game between squads from the North and South was officially canceled Wednesday, the District 4 Football Coaches Association announced via their Facebook page. The game was originally scheduled for June 19 in South Williamsport. Six Jersey Shore ...

Walkin’ the Sidelines: What exactly leads to certain failure?

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Benjamin Franklin wrote in 1789 in referencing the new Constitution of the United States “in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” Now isn’t that an encouraging thought? Many who are worldly would surely agree with the wisdom of arguably America’s most ...

Several PA drivers competed in Iowa in auto racing

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It was Friday night and I was watching the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Invitational at Knoxville Raceway. But I wasn’t smelling the alcohol, oil or brakes. The biggest smell in my vicinity was Lysol as I was like the majority of the world at home and practicing social ...

CM grad Garbrick transfers to USC-Upstate

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Central Mountain graduate Alex Garbrick is transferring from Morehead State University, where he was a pitcher on the Eagles’ baseball team. The right-hander who was the ace pitcher for Keystone Little League’s run to the 2011 Little League World Series, announced Monday he’ll play ...