MANDATA — Line Mountain defeated all five opponents it faced in dominant fashion Saturday at the Line Mountain Duals.

The Susquehanna River Basin Commission (SRBC) celebrated its 50th anniversary Saturday — a milestone moment and halfway marker in a 100-year compact kicked off in early 1971.

In May 2019, Luzerne County musician Don Shappelle received an invitation to develop a river song aboard the Hiawatha Paddleboat near Williamsport for the Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper Floating Classroom series.

SEINSGROVE — Isaiah Ulrich scored 15 points, Brett Foor added 12, and Selinsgrove rallied in the second half for a 44-40 nonleague win over visiting Line Mountain on Saturday.

MOUNT CARMEL — Dani Rae Renno scored a game-high 18 points, and Mount Carmel shook Selinsgrove in the fourth quarter of a Heartland Athletic Conference crossover, 48-35, on Saturday.

The Shikellamy wrestling program is temporarily suspended after a staff member positive tested positive for COVID-19, leaving 20 student-athletes quarantined, Superintendent Jason Bendle said

MOUNT CARMEL — In order to win matches against above-average teams, Mount Carmel — a team that’s already short on numbers — can’t afford to give up many bonus points.

SELINSGROVE – After his Seals finally broke through with a win over rival Shikellamy last season after 41 consecutive losses, a happy and relieved Selinsgrove coach Seth Martin said it was time for things to get back to normal.

Bill Burt and George Bremer make their picks in this weekend's NFL conference championships; Elton Hayes and Kevin Brockway discuss which Big Ten basketball teams are trending the right way; Clay Horning talks about how special and unique Drew Brees' connection to New Orleans is.

ALMEDIA — Michael Balichik scored 24 points, including the 1000th of his high school career, but Central Columbia got a 27-point effort from Dylan Harris as the Blue Jays won a battle of undefeated teams, 78-63, in Heartland Athletic Conference-Division II action on Wednesday.

MANDATA — Line Mountain picked up two wins on Wednesday night, knocking off Tri-Valley League wrestling foes Juniata, 60-6, and Susquenita, 46-27.

PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid had 42 points and 10 rebounds, and Tobias Harris scored 22 points to lead the Philadelphia 76ers to a 117-109 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.

MIFFLINBURG — A second-half comeback led by Jagger Dressler and K.J. Riley helped Danville earn a nail-biter of a 51-49 victory over previously undefeated Mifflinburg in Heartland Athletic Conference-Division I boys basketball Wednesday.

OMAHA, Neb. — Nate Watson scored a career-high 29 points, and Providence turned back Creighton each time it pulled close, beating the 11th-ranked Bluejays 74-70 on Wednesday night.

Senior forwards Tessa Brugler and Autumn Ceppi have been critical to Bucknell’s success this season as the women’s basketball team won its first six games.

MILTON — Ashton Canelo scored 22 points, including the 1,000th point of his career, to lead Meadowbrook Christian to a 55-52 victory over Juniata Christian School in Allegheny Christian Athletic Association action on Tuesday night.

Danville’s girls basketball program is shut down for 10 days and the high school will be closed tosday for cleaning after a student-athlete tested positive for COVID-19.

SELINSGROVE — Freshman Zane Cooper picked up a major decision at 120 pounds, and Gino Serafini clinched the match with a fall in the very next match to help Central Mountain beat Selinsgrove, 35-25, in Heartland Athletic Conference-Division I action on Tuesday.

CATAWISSA — Ava Novak scored all 18 of her points in the second half as Southern Columbia rallied from an 10-point halftime deficit to beat Mount Carmel, 55-53, in Heartland Athletic Conference-Division II match on Tuesday night.

MANDATA — After Muncy forfeited the first bout of the night to Max Bingaman at 132 pounds, Line Mountain’s Mason Leshock and Ian Coller gave the scattering of home fans plenty of reasons to get loud.

Entering the 2020-21 men’s basketball season, Wisconsin, Iowa and Illinois were expected to contend for the Big Ten men’s basketball title.

MIDDLEBURG — Braedon Reid scored a game-high 24 points to lead Midd-West to a 68-49 win over Meadowbrook Christian in nonconference boys basketball Monday.

MOUNT CARMEL — Emily Garvin was forced to sit and watch as Mount Carmel erased Northumberland Christian's first-half lead, shackled to the Warriors' bench by foul trouble.

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