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Nate Ewing’s 33 points leads Bulldogs past Wildcats, 67-52

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By AARON JAMES ajames@lockhaven.com Nate Ewing continued raining terror on area opponents Friday night when the Bulldogs took home a rivalry win against host Central Mountain, 67-52. The area scoring leader erupted for 33 points as he led his team to a road win to remain in the driver’s ...

Boys Basketball: Bucktail Bucks drop home contest to Muncy, 52-45

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By KEVIN RAUCH For The Express FARWELL- It was an old fashioned Friday night physical matchup yesterday at the Dale Florey Gymnasium, as the Bucks hosted Muncy in front of a packed audience that cheered the entire game that last nearly an hour and a half and provided dozens of plays that ...

All-Star Bell gets raise to $4.8 million from Pirates

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By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Josh Bell’s breakout season earned him a hefty pay bump going into 2020. Bell will make $4.8 million this season after agreeing to a deal ahead of Friday’s arbitration deadline. The 27-year-old hit .277 ...

Bald Eagle Area Eagles fly past Bellefonte Red Raiders, 53-43

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By KENNY VARNER For The Express WINGATE -Friday night was another reason for loving rivalry games. The Bald Eagle boys basketball team hosted Bellefonte Friday night and the two showed what a real-rivalry game should be. It was a flat out heart stopping, nail biting and physical ...

Bellefonte Red Raiders edge Brookville in overtime fashion, 52-48

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By KENNY VARNER For The Express BELLEFONTE - This was one was not for the faint of heart. The Bellefonte basketball team rallied back from an early third quarter 10-point deficit to force an overtime period against Brookville. In overtime, sharpshooters Ben McCartney and Mason Grey hit ...

LHU Women’s: Bald Eagles romp over Mansfield Mountaineers

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports Writer LOCK HAVEN -- Coming back home following a short road trip, the Lock Haven women's basketball team was hoping to stop the bleeding. After winning seven of its first 10 games, the Bald Eagles dropped back-to-back road games to IUP and Kutztown after ...

LHU Men’s: Bald Eagles fly past Mountaineers

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports Writer LOCK HAVEN -- Close losses are nothing new to the Lock Haven University men's basketball team. Coming off a 77-73 loss to Kutztown the last time out, a game that saw LHU holding the lead with six minutes left before the Golden Bears took control of ...

Bellefonte rolls over Penns Valley 60-17

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By: KENNY VARNER For The Express SPRING MILLS - Despite the cold and snowy weather outside, the Bellefonte wrestling team heated up the mats Tuesday nights as they topped a feisty Penns Valley team 60-17 in Mountain League action. The Red Raiders rolled up seven pins en route to the ...

PSU Wrestling looking for next man up

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By: ANDY ELDER UNIVERSITY PARK -Penn State wrestling fans need to make sure their seat belts are buckled and their chair backs are in the upright and locked position because there's some turbulence ahead. Nittany Lion head coach Cael Sanderson confirmed Tuesday in the Lorenzo Wrestling ...

Lock Haven gives John Kelling keys to football program

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By: SAM KUPERMAN For The Express Seven weeks after letting former head football coach Dave Taynor go, Lock Haven University officially named John Kelling as the program’s new leader. Kelling, a longtime assistant coach with a defensive background, comes to LHU after spending the last six ...

Warriors fall in double header

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The Walnut Street Christian School Warriors traveled to Bloomsburg to face off against the Bloomsburg Christian School Knights Monday evening. The Lady Warriors took to the hardwood first in the double header. The Lady Warriors were only able to muster 10 points in the first half while ...

Bucktail boys drop Sunday contest to St. John Neumann

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By KEVIN RAUCH For The Express FARWELL- It was a rare Sunday afternoon basketball matchup yesterday when the Midd Penn leading St. John Neumann Regional Academy visited Bucktail, as the Golden Knights were riding a seven-game winning streak having not lost since their season opener. Gene ...

Bellefonte, Jersey Shore, BEA compete in weekend’s BEA Duals

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By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports Writer WINGATE -- With all of the holiday festivities and hoopla behind them, it was time for the local high school mat teams to jump-start a full speed ahead path to a busy dual meet regular season, and they did that Saturday in the Joel Confer Ford, Toyota, ...

Panthers top Penguins 4-1 for rare win in Pittsburgh

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By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — Mike Hoffman had a goal and an assist, rookie Chris Driedger stopped 31 shots and the Florida Panthers ended an eight-game losing streak on Pittsburgh ice with a 4-1 victory over the Penguins on Sunday night. Brett Connolly scored his 16th of ...