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LHU Wrestling: Loperfido, Myers & Ross win titles at Messiah Open

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GRANTHAM, Pa. - Competing unattached at Saturday's Messiah Open, Brandon Loperfido (Columbia, Pa./Hempfield), Kollin Myers (Boiling Springs, Pa./Boiling Springs) and Jonathan Ross (Dillsburg, Pa./Northern York) all won individual titles, and Colin Fegley (Mahanoy, Pa./Mahanoy) was third as the ...

LHU: Baseball falls to UNC Pembroke in series finale

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PEMBROKE, N.C. – The Lock Haven University baseball team (1-2) fell to the UNC Pembroke Braves (5-2) 18-4 in the series finale on Sunday afternoon, dropping the series 1-2. Isaac Porter (Beech Creek, Pa./St. Bonaventure) put the Bald Eagles on the board in the first, doubling down the left ...

CM girls drops road contest to Central Columbia

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FROM STAFF REPORTS The Central Mountain girls basketball team fell on the road to Central Columbia on Saturday, 63-32 Avery Baker had a team-high 13 points and Quinlynn McCann added another 11.Kiahna Jones had five points and a game-high 15 rebounds and four blocks. Alyssa Fisher rounded out ...

Bucks fall in Saturday contest to Sullivan County, 53-42

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By KEVIN RAUCH For The Express The Bucktail Bucks will celebrate senior night tonight. Four of the five players that have carried the team all season will dress for their final home as the Gene Bruno-led team has leaned heavily on their five starters all year. The improvement of the team ...

Boys Basketball: Wildcats down Huskies on Senior Night, 51-49

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By SAM KUPERMAN For The Express MILL HALL- Central Mountain boy’s basketball (6-15) pulled out all the stops, both literally and figuratively, for its final home game of the season. With the community out in full force to support the team Saturday night, the Wildcats prevailed 51-49 ...

Lock Haven Wrestling pushes past Edinboro 25-13

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By: SAM KUPERMAN For The Express Lock Haven University Wrestling took care of Mid-American Conference (MAC) opponent Edinboro Thursday night in a 25-13 dual meet victory. The Bald Eagles were powered by a pin from senior Jared Siegrist at 174 pounds, and first-period technical falls from ...

Senior night spoiled in Wildcats loss

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By: KENNY VARNER For The Express MILL HALL - The Williamsport Millionaires girls basketball team played spoiler to the Central Mountain Senior night festivities as Williamsport took the contest 50-38 Thursday at the Central Mountain High School gym. But not before the Wildcats made a late ...

Tom Elling’s Wrestling Mat-Ters: District Duals Wrap-UP

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I am heading this weekend to Hershey for the PIAA Team Championships, then just four more weeks of high school wrestling remaining! Bellefonte's Ethan Richner was forced to default in the District Six Team Championships against Mifflin County. That pretty much sucked the wind out of the Red ...

McCartney ends short of 1,000 in Bellefonte OT win

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By: KENNY VARNER For The Express BELLEFONTE - After taking their first meeting at home against their rival Bellefonte, the Bald Eagle boys basketball team was looking to making it a season sweep as they battled the Red Raiders Tuesday night. However, what they got was another hard fought ...

Second-half surge gives Wildcats win over Bulldogs, 42-27

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By SHAREIK FLOWERS sflowers@lockhaven.com JERSEY SHORE- Central Mountain trailed 19-16 at halftime, but rather than implement any new adjustments coach Scott Baker decided to emphasize the Wildcats' freshly-designed scheme in recent days. Central Mountain's base offense utilized four ...

PSU Nittany Lion roll over Maryland at home, 40-3

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By ANDY ELDER For The Express UNIVERSITY PARK — Coming on the heels of a taut, tense, tight loss at No. 1 Iowa on Friday night, the No. 2 Penn State wrestling team had no appetite for another down-to-the-wire thriller on Sunday against Maryland. Or maybe the Nittany Lions just ...

LHU: Women’s Basketball drops home contest with Shepherd

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LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Lock Haven University women's basketball team (10-10, 7-8 PSAC East) was defeated by visiting Shepherd (16-5, 10-5 PSAC East) 72-56 on Saturday afternoon. The Bald Eagles grabbed the lead early, holding a six-point advantage halfway through the first quarter, but a ...

LHU: Men’s Basketball takes control early, rolls past Shepherd

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LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Lock Haven University men's basketball team (9-10, 5-9 PSAC East) cruised past Shepherd University (9-12, 5-10 PSAC East), 83-66, on Saturday afternoon in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division action. Lock Haven took control early in the game ...

LHU Track: Bald Eagles perform well at 2-day Bucknell meet

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LEWISBURG, Pa. – The Lock Haven University women's indoor track & field team performed well at the two-day (Jan. 31 – Feb. 1) Bucknell Bison Open. Day 2 (Sat, Feb. 1) - - Leading the way today (Sat, Feb. 1) on Day 2 action was standout Karina Long (Hummelstown, Pa./Lower Dauphin) who ...

LHU: Wrestling headlines Edinboro Open, Fehlman a champ at 133

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EDINBORO, Pa. – DJ Fehlman (Warren, Pa./Warren) went 4-0 and claimed the 133-pound title to lead the way for the Lock Haven University wrestling team at Saturday’s Edinboro Open. Competing unattached at 157, Jonathan Ross (Dillsburg, Pa./Northern York) was second overall. The Bald Eagles ...

Penguins beat Capitals in 50th game between Crosby, Ovechkin

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By STEPHEN WHYNO AP Hockey Writer WASHINGTON — Sidney Crosby got the better of Alex Ovechkin in their 50th regular-season meeting and set the stage for more drama down the stretch. Crosby had an assist, Matt Murray made 29 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals ...