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NBA coach conducts clinic at Central Mountain High School

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“To grow the sport of basketball in central Pennsylvania.” That is a goal of Central Mountain High School Boy’s Basketball head coach Tyler Bardo. It was for that reason that Bardo organized a clinic for local players and coaches held at Central Mountain High School on Saturday — ...

Holmes’ four hits aids 4-3 win for Williamsport

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AUBURN – In only his third game for the Crosscutters, Jake Holmes recorded a 4-for-4 performance helping Williamsport to a 4-3 win over the Doubledays. Holmes finished the night 4-for-4 with a double and an RBI, the second four-hit game by a Cutters hitter this season. Ben Aklinski went ...

Flaherty cruises, Carpenter homers as Cards top Bucs, 2-1

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PITTSBURGH — Matt Carpenter homered in two straight games entering Sunday. By contrast, Jack Flaherty had allowed at least one home run in each of his previous three starts. Carpenter kept his streak going while Flaherty brought his to an end to lift the St. Louis Cardinals to a 2-1 victory ...

Back from injury, Reid looks to solidify PSU ‘D’

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STATE COLLEGE — Penn State cornerback John Reid had a fairly extensive internship with technology giant Intel in 2017. It ran straight through preseason camp. And there is the problem. Sure the internship was great, but he was only able to do it because he was rehabbing a knee injury and ...

Eagles extend Pederson, Roseman contracts

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The Philadelphia Eagles have signed coach Doug Pederson and executive vice president of football operations Howie Roseman to contract extensions through the 2022 season. Coming off the franchise’s first Super Bowl championship, the team announced the deals an hour before a sellout crowd ...

Keystone falls to Staten Island, 7-0

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Keystone suffered its first loss of the tournament season, a 7-0 defeat to Staten Island in the second round of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament. Staten Island out-hit Keystone, 4-2. Keystone's lone hits were in-field singles by Dallas Alexander and Kevin Grenninger. Keystone struckout ...

Lock Haven Loggerheads place 4th in GSVAL Swim League

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LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Loggerheads began their summer swim season in June. The swim team is open to children ages 5-18. They practice every day at Lock Haven University Zimmerli Pool or at the Lock Haven Area YMCA. The Greater Susquehanna Valley Swim League has thirteen teams in the ...

West Branch Soccer Club registration now open

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Fall soccer registration at West Branch Soccer Club is now open. WBSC offers soccer for boys and girls in Clinton County in the form of in-house (u4-u13 )recreation soccer. Located in Lock Haven, WBSC offers excellent skill development while having fun learning how to play the game with ...

Lock Haven Volleyball earns AVCA Team Award

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LOCK HAVEN – The Lock Haven University volleyball team has earned a 2017-18 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the Bald Eagles outstanding year in the classroom. During the 2017-18 academic year the LHU volleyball team registered the highest cumulative GPA ...

PSAC Preseason Football Coaches Poll announced

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LOCK HAVEN – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) has announced its 2018 Preseason Coaches’ Poll and the Lock Haven University football team was picked to finish seventh in the PSAC Eastern Division. West Chester received six of seven first-place votes and was tabbed by the ...

South Williamsport minor softball team wins Eastern Region title

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South Williamsport minor softball capped its best season in Little League softball history with a 7-2 win over New Jersey in the Eastern Region Invitational Championship on Thursday afternoon at Pittston. On Thursday morning, South clinched a spot in the tournament final with a 3-0 win over ...

Marks, Molloy named Penn St. Men’s Soccer team captains

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Redshirt senior Dani Marks and junior Aaron Molloy have been selected as team captains of the 2018 Penn State men’s soccer team, as announced by first year head coach Jeff Cook on Friday. “We look forward to working with Dani and Aaron as this year’s men’s soccer ...

Penn State Univ. Women’s Soccer opens preseason camp

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UNIVERSITY PARK — With team meetings and fitness testing out of the way, the Penn State women’s soccer team held its first official practice of the 2018 season on Wednesday night at the Jeffrey Field practice fields. The 23-member roster, which returns 16 Nittany Lions from last year’s ...

Lady Nittany Lions Basketball preparing for tour of Spain

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UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State Lady Lions will begin their 2018-19 season with a nine-day tour of Spain August 9-18. The Lady Lions will visit three of Spain’s most popular cities and play three games while abroad. “We are so excited for the wonderful opportunity that this trip to ...

Penn State Univ. Athletics ranked among nation’s Top 10 programs

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State’s comprehensive and successful athletic program has again been ranked among the nation’s Top 10, according to a five-year survey compiled by Yahoo! Sports. The Nittany Lions ranked No. 9 among the nation’s 65 Autonomy Five institutions, according to Yahoo! ...