UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State sophomore linebacker Micah Parsons is among the 20 semifinalists for the Walter Camp Player of the Year award.
UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State women’s basketball team fought for a gritty 68-55 win over Clemson Thursday night at the Bryce Jordan Center.
LEWISBURG — Tessa Brugler posted her first career double-double with career highs in points (15) and rebounds (11) off the bench, but the Bucknell women’s basketball team saw its 12-game home winning streak come to an end with a 72-61 loss to Temple Wednesday evening at Sojka Pavilion.
WILLIAMSPORT — Senior Morgan Mader hit a dagger of a 3-pointer with 2:07 remaining, starting a run of eight straight points that was capped by a transition 3-pointer from the sharp-shooting senior with 72 ticks left, helping the Lycoming College women’s basketball team hold off King’s Colleg…
MILTON — Area girls soccer teams were well-rewarded for their efforts during the 2019 season, as the Heartland Athletic Conference’s coaches recently selected their all-star teams.
BETHLEHEM — Senior Kaylee Long, a graduate of Milton Area High School, finished in the top 100 at the NCAA Mideast Regionals for the second time in her career and four Lycoming College cross country runners set career-bests to highlight the day at Lehigh University’s cross country course on …
WEST POINT, N.Y. — The Penn State Nittany Lions (1-0), ranked No. 1 nationally by InterMat, dominated action at the 2019 Army West Point Invite on Sunday in West Point, N.Y.
WILLIAMSPORT — Speculation has been swirling around the fate of the Williamsport Crosscutters, the Philadelphia Phillies’ Class A affiliate, since the New York Times reported that Major League Baseball was considering a plan to cut ties with dozens of minor league baseball teams across the nation.
LOCK HAVEN — The nationally-ranked Lock Haven University wrestling team has announced that seven student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent during the early signing period, committing to LHU to further their athletic and academic careers.
SELINSGROVE — When Madi Welliver was an all-conference goalkeeper coming out of Warrior Run High School in 2017, she initially chose to attend Lycoming College to continue her academic and soccer careers.
MILTON — With three boys soccer teams qualifying for the District 4 Class 2A playoffs — Lewisburg, Milton, Warrior Run — it should come as no surprise that those three programs dominated the selections for the Coaches’ Heartland Athletic Conference 2019 all-star teams.
How often is it that we here in Pennsylvania are told by both the media and the Pennsylvania Game Commission that rural Pennsylvania has a strong deer hunting tradition? For today, I have chosen to write about how, whether the majority of hunters like it or not, that tradition is changing.
LEWISBURG — Just three days after a 66-63 loss to Vermont in their home opener during which they shot only 3-for-22 from 3-point range, the Bucknell men’s basketball team reversed the trend in a big way as they shot 15-for-28 from downtown en route to a thrilling non-conference victory over …
LEWISBURG — Ally Johnson scored a career-high 17 points, including two 3-pointers late in the fourth quarter, to lead the Bucknell women’s basketball team to a 68-60 victory over St. Bonaventure Wednesday evening at Sojka Pavilion. Abby Kapp added 16 points for the Bison, while Ellie Mack ch…
HAMBURG — The day began with bad news for the Lewisburg boys varsity soccer team and the evening brought heartbreak to a team which had been unbeaten this season and had looked nearly unstoppable on its march to a District 4 Class 2A title and into Tuesday night’s PIAA Class 2A semifinal mat…
WILLIAMSPORT — When Kayla Kline and Akilah McFadden first stepped onto the Lycoming College campus back in the fall of 2016, little did the two area graduates know the kind of impact they would have on the school’s women’s basketball program.
SELINSGROVE — The Susquehanna University football team continued their upward momentum this week as the River Hawks made moves in both national polls. Susquehanna jumped three spots in the D3football.com Top 25 to claim the No. 16 spot while inching up one to No. 18 in the American Football …
LEWISBURG — In a season full of impressive performances, the most striking thing about the Lewisburg boys soccer team might not be their unbeaten record (22-0-1), their seemingly unstoppable offense or their suffocating defense.
UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State Nittany Lions (1-0), ranked No. 1 nationally by InterMat, opened up the 2019-20 campaign with a resounding 45-0 win over Navy in sold out Rec Hall. The Nittany Lions had four individuals making their Rec Hall debuts with all four coming away victorious.
MANCHESTER — When the going got tough for Lewisburg during Saturday’s PIAA Class 2A quarterfinal against Lansdale Catholic, the Green Dragons responded by getting their offense going.
MONTOURSVILLE — The No. 4-seeded Warrior Run varsity football team knew that they would have their work cut out for themselves on Friday night when they traveled to No. 1 Montoursville for one half of the District 4 Class 3A semifinal on Friday night and despite the numbers, the Defenders ga…
While certainly most outdoor writers would choose to write about one of the many hunting seasons either now occurring or about to, I’ve decided to go with a different topic. That topic is one seldom thought about but nevertheless very important. In fact, it could even be considered a matter …
SELINSGROVE — Junior captain Madi Welliver, a graduate of Warrior Run High School, turned away Maggie Moorcones’ penalty kick to propel the Susquehanna University women’s soccer team to its third consecutive Landmark Conference championship appearance. The top-seeded River Hawks advance to t…
WILLIAMSPORT — Now in his second year as head coach of the Lycoming College men’s basketball team, Mike McGarvey has begun the process of rebuilding Lycoming into a team that is resilient, loves the game, plays with respect and always plays hard.
TURBOTVILLE — Sometimes in sports, belief is stronger than talent or tradition and the No. 4 Warrior Run Defenders believe that they can shock the world tonight against No. 1 Montoursville in the District 4 Class 3A semifinals.
LEWISBURG — The Bucknell men’s basketball team was picked No. 2 in the annual preseason poll of head coaches and sports information directors, second to defending champions Colgate.
UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State Nittany Lions, ranked No. 1 nationally, will open up the 2019-20 season on Sunday by hosting the Navy Midshipmen. The dual meet is slated for a 2 p.m. start in Rec Hall. Penn State utilizes InterMat’s individual and tournament power index for rankings, both t…
WILLIAMSPORT — The Williamsport Crosscutters have announced that former Philadelphia Phillies All-Star Greg Luzinski has been added as a special guest for the 14th Annual Hot Stove Banquet to be held on Wednesday, Jan. 15 in the Grand Ballroom of the Genetti Hotel in Williamsport.
LEWISBURG — A year ago Brandon Stokes was eating everything in sight and raiding his dad’s closet in an effort to find clothing that would fit his expanding body. It was all part of the Milton High graduate’s effort to find his way into the lineup and help the Bucknell wrestling team fill a …
LEWISBURG — With a fourth Patriot League championship title now in the rearview mirror, Bucknell women’s basketball has its sights set on a new season under fresh leadership for the first time in seven years.
LEWISBURG — It’s already been a busy postseason so far for Lewisburg Area High School’s fall sports teams, and it’s about to get a bit more hectic.
HERSHEY — For anyone who has ever thought that cross country was an individual sport, consider just how the Lewisburg boys team won the school’s first-ever state championship.
DANVILLE — Though Lewisburg (20-0-1) finally allowed a goal in the District 4 Class 2A tournament, the No. 1-seeded Green Dragons were simply too powerful for No. 3 Midd-West (18-3) on Saturday as they captured another district title with a 3-1 victory over the Mustangs.
DANVILLE — The Lewisburg girls soccer team did not have the start it wanted in Saturday’s District 4 Class 2A final and because of that, the Green Dragons did not achieve the desired result as they fell to the Blue Jays, 4-1.
HERSHEY — The PIAA Class AA girls race Saturday at Hershey made it clear — if you’re looking for excellence and depth in the sport, look no further than District 4.
FREDERICK, Md. — Senior Kaylee Long, a graduate of Milton Area High School, led the Lycoming College cross country teams at the Middle Atlantic Conference Championships on Saturday at Utica Park, as she finished 65th to help the women’s team to a 14th-place finish, while the men took 15th.
TURBOTVILLE — The Warrior Run football program and its fans had been waiting 61 years for this moment and the senior-laden 2019 edition of the Defenders did not disappoint the home crowd on Friday night.
WILLIAMSPORT — After speaking to his players and saying goodbye to all of the well-wishers and supporters, Mifflinburg football coach Jason Dressler took a moment near midfield to let Friday’s game against Loyalsock sink in.
LEWISBURG — Consistent success at the college level is difficult for any program in any sport to attain, but to maintain it for nearly a decade is rarefied air.
MIFFLINBURG — Banged up and with several starters out of the lineup, an undermanned Mifflinburg football team lost on the road to Loyalsock by five touchdowns a mere four weeks ago.
MILTON — A combination of torrential rain and gusting winds forced the postponement of Thursday night’s District 4 championship games in boys and girls soccer as well as field hockey.