Decision to be aggressive paid off big time for Jersey Shore

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Tom Gravish’s decision to be aggressive in the closing moments of the first half paid off big time for the Bulldogs and tells the story of how Jersey Shore has been able to find success. Leading Meadville 21-6 in the final minutes of the second quarter Gravish and his offense had a ...

LHU women’s team jumps into NWCA rankings

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MANHEIM —After a strong opening month to the season that saw a number of impressive finishes, the Lock Haven University women’s wrestling team jumped into the national rankings and claimed the No. 15 spot in the National Wrestling Coaches Association rankings behind Jessica Johnson’s No. ...

PSU prepares for trip Friday to face Penn at 7 p.m.

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STATE COLLEGE — When the No. 2 Penn State wrestling team resumes its dual meet schedule on Friday, don’t expect the trek to Philadelphia to be anything other than a business trip. Both coach Cael Sanderson and top-ranked 133-pounder Roman Bravo-Young confirmed Monday that there won’t be ...

Franklin can’t run from reality

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James Franklin curtly interrupted a post-game questioner Saturday about Penn State not producing a 100-yard rusher this season. “Year’s not over,” he shot back. Well, yes, James, it is. The Nittany Lions’ 30-27 loss in the snow to Michigan State at Spartan Stadium doesn’t ...

Meeting of the Bulldogs: Shore battles Meadville at Clarion

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For the third straight season the Bulldogs of Jersey Shore find themselves in the PIAA Class AAAA quarterfinals. They’re 2-0 in such games and will look to improve to 3-0 this afternoon as the Bulldogs face off against the Bulldogs of Meadville at Clarion University’s Memorial Stadium. ...

Bellefonte’s Walker earns top Express soccer honor

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The 2021 Bellefonte boys soccer team was an incredible bunch that did special things this fall. Despite falling in the district title game by just one to Central Mountain at home, the Raiders had a campaign to remember. The leader of the bunch—senior Hayden Walker—tallied the most goals and ...