The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

April 5, 2013

High school roundup: Milton boys knock off Lewisburg

Milton boys knock off Lewisburg

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LEWISBURG -- Norman Whaley won the long and triple jumps as well as the 110-meter hurdles Thursday afternoon to help Milton stay unbeaten on the season with a 78-72 nailbiter over host Lewisburg in a Heartland Athletic Conference crossover meet, and a 118-32 win over Mifflinburg in HAC-II action.

Lewisburg also beat Mifflinburg 108-42 in a crossover meet and is now 1-1 overall, 1-0 HAC-I. Milton is 3-0 overall, 2-0 HAC-II.

Chris Reuss won a pair of races for the Black Panthers, taking the 100- and 200-meter dashes. Sean Walker was a triple winner for the Green Dragons taking the 1,600, 3,200 and 800 while teammate Will Sumfest doubled, with wins in the pole vault and shot put.

n Warrior Run 113, Hughesville 37

TURBOTVILLE -- Elias George was a triple winner for the Defenders, who took the HAC-II meet to move to 2-0.

George won the 100, 200 and 400. Jake Rohm won a pair of events for the winners, the javelin and triple jump.


LEWISBURG -- The Green Dragons took a pair of HAC crossover wins, 78 1/2-71 1/2 over Milton and 111-39 over Mifflinburg.

Milton's Vicki Soltys helped the Black Panthers stay close as she won the 100, the long jump and the pole vault.

Also in the tri-meet, Milton rolled past Mifflinburg 94-56.

n Warrior Run 84, Hughesville 56

TURBOTVILLE -- McKenzie Mathna won the long and triple jumps and Steph Shamburg took the javelin and the discus as the Defenders won the HAC-II meet.


n YMCA Nationals

GREENSBORO, NC -- Mifflinburg junior Adriana Grabski swam to a second-place finish in the 200 freestyle event on the second day of the YMCA Nationals. In the finals, she bested her state record with a time of 1:46.93 (state record is 1:47.05). Other local swimmers at the event included Central Columbia senior Katie Saloky, who swam a personal best 56.66 seconds in the 100 butterfly; Lewisburg senior Emily Maxwell, who had a preliminary time of 1:54.98 in the 200 freestyle; Central Columbia junior Beth Grazio who had a preliminary time of 57.34 in the 100 butterfly and Central Columbia sophomore Hunter Krum, who has a preliminary time of 4:15.84 in the 400 IM.


n Selinsgrove 3,

Danville 2

SELINSGROVE -- In a close match, Selinsgrove (6-0)the Seals wins came from No. 2 singles Brady Fries (6-3,6-3) and No. 3 singles Pheron Fravel (7-6,6-4) in single and No. 1 double of Safwan Khan and Sam Bailey (6-2, 6-3) to remain undefeated. Danville's wins came for No. 1 singles Steve Zhang 5-7, 7-6, 7-5) and the No. 2 doubles as Sam Johansson and Bryson Copenhaver (6-2, 6-3).

n Milton 5,

Shikellamy, 0

SUNBURY -- The Black Panthers swept all five matches to improve to 4-3 on the season and 4-1 in the HAC-I. Shikellamy falls to 1-3 on the season.

n Lewisburg 5,

Muncy 0

LEWISBURG -- The Green Dragons (6-1, 5-1 HAC-II) lost just two games all match as they rolled to their sixth win of the season.


n Midd-West 13,

Mifflinburg 12

MIFFLINBURG -- Katie Kreider scored her sixth and final goal of the game with 32-seconds left in regulation to give the Mustangs (1-0) the Central Susquehanna Lacrosse League win. Dani Ard and Jordan Caprioli scored three goals each for the Wildcats (2-1).


n Selinsgrove 15,

Mifflinburg 8

SELINSGROVE -- Marcu Winn scored four goals to lead the Seals (2-0) in the CSLL win. Zach Diehl lead the Wildcats with three goals.


n Tri-Valley 5,

Lourdes 1

HEGINS -- Peyton Klembara homered and was 2-for-3 as Lourdes fell to the Bulldogs.