MILTON — The end goal for the Milton American Legion Post 71 team wasn’t lost on their coach, Tim Preisch.
Editor’s note: Following each collegiate season the Standard Journal tracks area athletes competing at the next level. Today, men’s track and field is featured. If there’s someone we missed, let us know and we’ll include them in a future edition. Next up will be softball and baseball.
WILLIAMSPORT — The postseason accolades continue to roll in for Lycoming College softball standout and former Milton star Kristi Weaver.
TURBOTVILLE — The balls were hard hit, they just never found a hole.
MIDDLEBURG — Seemingly an unending line of Conestoga players lined up for the pre-game ceremonies Wednesday at Midd-West as the Pioneers prepped for Lewisburg in first-round action of the PIAA Boys Lacrosse Tournament.
Editor’s note: Following each season, the Standard Journal tracks down area athletes competing at the collegiate level. Today we feature women’s track and field. Check future editions for men’s track and field, men’s baseball and women’s softball. If we missed any women’s track and field athletes in college, please email us at email@example.com and we will include them in a future edition.
TURBOTVILLE — Milton sophomore pitcher Kylie Brouse sure knows how to handle the pressure in the circle.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — When Justin Craft and other UAB supporters met with university President Ray Watts last fall, they were told that donations to the athletic department were welcome but to hold off on pledging money to save the football program.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The NHL trade deadline was just days away when everything changed for the Chicago Blackhawks. Patrick Kane broke his left collarbone in a win over Florida, and general manager Stan Bowman had to make some difficult choices in a hurry.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Nearly eight months passed for Adrian Peterson between practices with the Minnesota Vikings.
CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James listened to a question he's been asked in the past and began processing.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bryce Harper called this shot.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson donned his familiar purple No. 28 jersey and jogged on to the practice field Tuesday.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — IndyCar is mandating the use of closure panels on the rear wheel guards for the remaining three superspeedway races. Tuesday's action is in response to three cars going airborne during preparation for the Indianapolis 500.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Carolina general manager Dave Gettleman believes Cam Newton can lead the Panthers to "the Promised Land" so he made the fifth-year quarterback the highest-paid player in franchise history.