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Danville grad Gronsky signs with Cardinals organization
JUPITER, Fla. — It’s been a whirlwind past couple of weeks for Jake Gronsky, and it’s about to get headier for the Danville High grad.
Bandits bound for Eastern World Series
Most of them will be juniors or seniors when the fall scholastic year rolls around here in just a few short weeks, some are even in college already. But for a brief moment back on July 5, Danville Bandits manager Tony Fritz could’ve sworn he was staring at a bunch of Little League kids with the way his team was excited having earned a spot in the Stars and Stripes Salute 18U Tournament championship game.
H.S. baseball: 2014 Daily Item All-Stars
Asked what was most responsible for Mac Ney’s success, his superb athletic ability or strong work ethic, Ryan Lentz pegged it a 60/40 split.
High School Boys Lacrosse: Selinsgrove beats Danville to advance to district final
There’s something to be said about old-time, rock ‘em, sock ‘em playoff hockey that gets famed commentator Don Cherry fired up.
Internet’s atwitter with clues to next Penn State coach
STATE COLLEGE — Social media is either the worst or best way to find out who the next Penn State football coach might be.
Twitter nearly melted last week when the hiring of former Penn State captain and current Miami (Fla.) head coach Al Golden seemed imminent.
Harold Raker's column on high school football: Valley teams fall short
For Valley athletes, as well as the local media who cover them, it is time to move indoors. The final two teams still standing after week 12 -- Danville in Class AA and Southern Columbia in A -- saw their seasons end in the cold and drizzle Friday night.
Ready to repeat: Ironmen face Troy for District 4 title tonight
DANVILLE — One week ago, Jim Keiser had a simple but direct message to his players at halftime, trailing 21-7 to Loyalsock in the District 4 Class AA semifinal game.
H.S. boys soccer: Danville tops Tunkhannock in double overtime to advance to PIAA state quarterfinals
Eric Dempsey has scored in every postseason game for Danville, but no goal was bigger than Tuesday night's game-winner in the opening round of the PIAA Class AA Tournament.
Harold Raker's high school football column: Everyone knows his name
The name had us scratching our heads, as well as demonstrating how little we were tuned in to the workings of the Danville school board.
Boys cross country: Danville's Vella earns trip to PIAAs
BLOOMSBURG -- Danville senior Tyler Vella found himself in an all too familiar position in Thursday's District 4 Championship Meet at Bloomsburg University.
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