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LEWISBURG — Ethan Dominick waited a long time to play at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium again, the COVID-19 pandemic forcing Lewisburg away from its home field for the better part of two seasons.
MIFFLINBURG — Late in the first half, Mifflinburg gave up a long touchdown to let Central Mountain back within one score with 48 seconds left in the first half, the Wildcats' three-score lead a distant memory.
MIDDLEBURG — Montoursville scored on its first five possessions of the game en route to a dominant 42-6 road victory over Midd-West on Friday to climb back to .500 on the season at 4-4 overall.
WEATHERLY — The combination of Henry McElroy and Daniel Hayner led Northumberland Christian to an 8-0 win over Weatherly in the Warriors final game of the regular season.
JERSEY SHORE — On a night where it was dominant from start to finish, Green Dragon teammates Alfred Romano (four goals, two assists), Reese Dieffenderfer (two goals, one assist), and Matt Rawson (three goals, one assist) did a majority of the work in the Green Dragons' victory.
HERSHEY — Emma Rolston, Audrey Weger and Sydney Cameron each scored a pair of goals in Greenwood's dominant 9-0 win over Milton Hershey in nonconference field hockey Friday night.
PHILADELPHIA — Zach Ertz had the unique opportunity to play one more game in Philadelphia, knowing he would be traded to the Arizona Cardinals.
Daily Item football writer Todd Hummel makes his weekly predictions, including a matchup of reigning District 4 champions and a showdown in Shamokin between Milton and Indians.
HUGHESVILLE — With two scores from Loren Gehret — one off a double assist from Cassidy Savitski and Sophie Shadle, and the other a second-half penalty kick — the Tigers grabbed the HAC-II win.
MIDDLEBURG — With 24 seconds left in the first overtime period, Rachel Keister scored the game-winner for Midd-West in a 3-2 win over Mount Carmel on Thursday in Heartland Athletic Conference crossover girls soccer.
CATAWISSA — Joey Singley scored with 40 seconds left in the second half to force overtime, and Singley scored again in the first extra period to lead the Tigers to the HAC-II win
Listen in as Daily Item Sports Editor Kurt Ritzman and Lead Football Writer Todd Hummel break down every local high school football game slated for this weekend.
STATE COLLEGE — Penn State starting defensive tackle PJ Mustipher is out for the season with an injury, Nittany Lions coach James Franklin confirmed following the team’s practice on Wednesday.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies hired Kevin Long as their hitting coach on Wednesday, reuniting him with both manager Joe Girardi and star slugger Bryce Harper.
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — This much is known: Ben Simmons is back in Philadelphia. But there’s no clear sign yet the All-Star guard is set to rescind his trade request and actually play for the 76ers.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Since quarterback Sean Clifford arrived on campus, Penn State has never been without his services for an extended period.
SUNBURY - On a night where Coach Steese and the Shikellamy Braves honor their senior class, the game didn't start out well for them as Luke Surovec and Spencer Gigante of Saint Joseph's scored the first two goals of the game.
NORTHUMBERLAND - Daniel Hayner (three goals and one assist) and Henry McElroy (one goal and four assists) had themselves a night as the duo did a majority of the work in Northumberland Christian's (15-2 overall, 7-1 ACAA) shut out victory over Columbia County Christian (5-8-1 overall, 2-8 AC…
MILTON — Lions teammates Maddy Osman and Kailey Devlin both scored and assisted on the game's first two goals, while Audrey Millett scored the other goal as Meadowbrook Christian defeated Belleville Mennonite.
SELINSGROVE — Increased confidence might have been the biggest change in helping Selinsgrove’s second doubles duo of Murphy O’Brien and Laney Liesenfeld break open their match against Jersey Shore in the District 4 Class 2A team tennis quarterfinals Tuesday.
DANVILLE — Jacob Hess of Lewisburg beat Rory Leiberman of Danville by seven seconds in a battle of two of the top Class 2A boys cross-country runners in the district and state, and Lewisburg swept a quad meet from Danville, Milton, Mifflinburg and Shamokin.
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