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Lock Haven University takes 41-0 road loss to Kutztown University

KUTZTOWN — Extreme turnover woes for LHU Football lead to a blowout loss at Kutztown. When the turnovers add up for Lock Haven (1-6, 1-2 PSAC East), boy do they add up. LHU gave the ball away six times at 19th ranked Kutztown (6-0, 3-0 PSAC East) Saturday, doing so via three interceptions ...

LHU Men’s Soccer falls in PSAC play at West Chester

WEST CHESTER — Host West Chester (9-2-2, 6-1-1 PSAC) scored three second-half goals and downed the Lock Haven University men’s soccer team (5-7-2, 3-5-1 PSAC), 3-0, today (Sunday, Oct. 14) in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) action. West Chester broke open the scoreless draw ...

Lock Haven Women’s Soccer downed by host West Chester

WEST CHESTER — The Lock Haven University women’s soccer team (8-3-1, 8-3-1 PSAC) was downed 2-0 on the road today at West Chester University (9-3-1, 9-3-1 PSAC) in a key Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) and Atlantic Region clash. The loss snapped Lock Haven’s five-game win ...

Lock Haven Volleyball drops match at Shippensburg, 3-0

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven University volleyball team (8-12, 3-8 PSAC) fell on the road to Shippensburg University (20-3, 10-1 PSAC), 3-0 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) action Saturday afternoon. Lock Haven fought hard in close sets but eventually dropped the match, ...

Red Raiders score 21 unanswered points, rally for 21-12 win over Central

LOCK HAVEN — It wasn’t the prettiest of wins, but after a two-game slide, Bellefonte just needed to re-enter the win column. The Red Raiders scored 21 consecutive points following a 12-0 drought to drop the Central Dragons, 21-12, on homecoming night. “Things will definitely be ...

Jersey Shore rallies to get 25-17 comeback win against Lewisburg

JERSEY SHORE — Dawson Sechrist ran for a career-high 189 yards, the offensive line dominated the fourth quarter and the defense allowed just seven points over the final three quarters Friday night at Thompson Street Stadium as Jersey Shore rallied for a 25-17 comeback win against Lewisburg. ...

Foltz’s two goals, 2-OT winner helps LHU win

LOCK HAVEN — Marah Foltz (Mountville, Pa./Hempfield) scored twice including the game-winner 1:50 into double overtime to help the Lock Haven University women’s soccer team (8-2-1, 8-2-1 PSAC) down a tough Mercyhurst University (6-6-1, 4-6-1) Friday in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference ...

LHU Men’s Soccer edged out at home by Mercyhurst

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven University men’s soccer team (5-6-2, 3-4-1 PSAC) fell to Mercyhurst (6-4-2, 3-2-2 PSAC) by a score of 4 to 3. Mercyhurst held a slight 12-10 advantage in shots, however Lock Haven led 6-5 in corners. The Lakers took an early two goal lead, but the Bald Eagles ...

Football Game Notes (Week 7): Lock Haven heads to No. 19 Kutztown

The Lock Haven University football team is headed back on the road for a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division contest. The Bald Eagles are set to take on No. 19 Kutztown University on Saturday, October 13 at 2:05 p.m. Lock Haven is coming off a 24-6 loss at home to ...

Central Mountain hopeful for win No.1 versus Selinsgrove

By SHAREIK FLOWERS sflowers@lockhaven.com MILL HALL- With the season ticking down-- Central Mountain has three chances left to end the year with a win. But hey, three is a magic number. Central Mountain (0-7) goes for win No.1 of the season tonight versus the Selinsgrove Seals. The ...

Young Bengals trying to end Steelers’ domination of rivalry

By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI- Cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick knows what it's like to think that victory is only a few seconds away, only to watch the Pittsburgh Steelers rally for another improbable win, and run off the field as thousands of their fans twirl towels in the ...

T.J. Watt’s fast start triggering “Blitzburgh Steelers” resurgence

By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH - T.J. Watt is not trying to match his older brother sack for sack. Honest. It's just sort of happening that way for the second-year Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker, whose six quarterback takedowns through the first five weeks of the season have ...

Central Mountain, Jersey Shore renew rivalry; Bulldogs win 1-0 in OT

JERSEY SHORE — Magic happens whenever Jersey Shore and Central Mountain collide on the soccer field. September 18 in Mill Hall, the Wildcats out-lasted the Bulldogs 1-0 after Jeremiah Thomas scored a double-overtime golden goal in the game’s final seconds. But with the rematch in Jersey ...

The Next Level: Student-Athletes On Campus

Central Mountain High School alums and current freshmen on the Lycoming College Women’s Soccer team, Laurel Strouse and Tara Reese, pose with current Central Mountain Wildcats soccer players Miller Fravel, Megan Reese and Avery Baker.

YMCA Winter Basketball Leagues

Winter Basketball Leagues at the Moshannon Valley YMCA, Philipsburg. Leagues for 3rd and 4th grade, 5th and 6th grade, and 7th grade. Leagues are seperate boy’s and girl’s teams as listed. Starts in December with playoffs in March. For more information, contact Mel Curtis at (814) ...

LHU Men’s Cross Country ranked No. 4 in the region

NEW ORLEANS – For the second week in a row, the Lock Haven University men’s cross country team is ranked No. 4 in the weekly U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Atlantic Region rankings. Lock Haven men took home the team title at Saturday’s (Oct. 6) ...

LHU Women’s XC ranked No. 9 in Atlantic Region

NEW ORLEANS — For the second week in a row, the Lock Haven University women’s cross country team is ranked No. 9 in the weekly U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Atlantic Region rankings. The Bald Eagles are coming off a team title over the ...

Bellefonte rallies to take out Central Mountain Wildcats, 3-2

BELLEFONTE — It was an epic night at the Bellefonte gymnasium Wednesday night when the Red Raiders Volleyball team hosted Central Mountain in a non-league confrontation. It looked like a short night as Central Mountain went up 2-0, but the Lady Raiders would not go away. Bellefonte battled ...

LHU well represented in West Branch Valley Sports Hall of Fame

LOCK HAVEN – The 2018 West Branch Valley Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame Class was announced this week and five of the 10 honorees have strong ties to Lock Haven University athletics. Mike Millward (wrestling), Rebecca Peters (women’s basketball), Ron Puhl (football, ...