UNIVERSITY PARK — The No. 8-ranked Penn State football team defeated Michigan State, 35-16, Saturday afternoon in the Nittany Lions’ Senior Day game. Penn State is now 17-10 in the Land Grant Trophy series with the Spartans.
SELINSGROVE – Three Lycoming women’s players finished in double figures and the team rallied within four points late, but fell in non-conference action to Susquehanna 72-62 on Sunday at O. W. Houts Gymnasium.
LEWISBURG — A hot-shooting Temple team connected on 32 of 59 field goals (54.2 percent), including 9 of 15 (60.0 percent) from 3-point range, to defeat Bucknell 77-62 Sunday evening at Sojka Pavilion. The Owls were led by Aleah Nelson, who scored 23 points highlighted by 6 of 9 shooting from…
A combined seven players from Milton and Mifflinburg garnered first-team honors when the Heartland Athletic Conference’s coaches recently selected their 2022 All-Star teams.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The National League champion Philadelphia Phillies gave team President Dave Dombrowski a three-year contract extension that takes him through the 2027 season.
LEWISBURG — A crowd of more than 1,000 — including approximately 750 students from local schools — were treated to a 55-52 Bucknell women’s basketball victory over Iona Tuesday at Sojka Pavilion. It was a close game that featured 13 lead changes and seven ties with the largest lead for eithe…
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Alex Timmerman scored a career-high 23 points, and Tournament MVP Xander Rice scored 18 of his 20 in the second half to help Bucknell rally for a 79-65 win over Austin Peay on Tuesday afternoon at the Ocean Center. Coupled with Monday’s win over Presbyterian, the Bison …
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Andre Screen recorded 17 points and 12 rebounds, hit the go-ahead free throw with 5.9 seconds left, and then held his ground defensively on the final play of the game to lift Bucknell to a 66-65 win over Presbyterian on Monday afternoon at the Greenlight Sunshine Slam, …
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Embiid has a sprained left foot and will miss at least the next two games, joining teammates James Harden and Tyrese Maxey as Philadelphia 76ers stars sidelined by injuries.
LEWISBURG – Bucknell rushed for 245 yards and came back from a 13-3 third-quarter deficit to defeat Marist 24-13 in the season finale at Christy Mathewson-Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Bison defense limited the Red Foxes to just 48 yards in the second half.
WEST POINT, N.Y. — No. 1 Penn State crowned five champions at the 2022 Black Knight Open, hosted by Army West Point. The Nittany Lions had 13 wrestlers competing at the event.
WILLIAMSPORT – Lycoming College seniors Emily Mort and Madison Wineburg, junior Taylor Snyder, a graduate of Milton Area High School, and sophomores Abbey Gerasimoff and Madison Maihle were named to the College Sports Communicators Academic All-District Women’s Soccer Team, the organization …
The Heartland Athletic Conference’s coaches recently selected their 2022 boys soccer all-star teams and major award winners, and Lewisburg’s Alfred Romano and Warrior Run’s Tanner Polcyn were the big winners.
WILLIAMSPORT – Hitting 10 more field goals in the second half than the first to rack up 58 points in the period, the Lycoming College men’s basketball team rallied past Penn College, 93-69, in non-conference action at Lamade Gym on Wednesday.
WILLIAMSPORT – Senior Austin Rowley became the first Lycoming College football player to earn all-conference honors at three different positions to highlight a group of seven Lycoming players that earned a spot on the All-Middle Atlantic Conference team that was announced on Wednesday.
ASHLAND — When Darrien Svilokos slotted a ball into the goal early in the first half of Wednesday’s PIAA Class 2A semifinal against Northwestern Lehigh, things were definitely looking positive for Lewisburg’s boys soccer team.
MILTON — Sophie Shadle was cold and frustrated, and she was ready for Tuesday’s PIAA Class A state semifinal to be over.
LEWISBURG – Bucknell head coach Nathan Davis has announced that Brandon McCreesh and Patrick O’Brien have signed National Letters of Intent during the early signing period and will join the Bison in 2023-24.
LEWISBURG — The Bucknell women’s basketball team couldn’t overcome a slow start and lost its home opener to Fairleigh Dickinson 62-49 Wednesday evening at Sojka Pavilion. The Knights led by a 27-5 score at the end of the first quarter thanks to a perfect 5-for-5 shooting from 3-point range a…
JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Jaylen Murray, one of the holdovers from the Saint Peter’s team that made a run to the Elite Eight last March, recorded 22 points and seven assists to lead the Peacocks to an 82-71 win over visiting Bucknell on Tuesday night at the Yanicelli Center. Xander Rice paced the …
LEWISBURG — The PIAA Class 2A boys soccer semifinal between Lewisburg and Northwestern Lehigh on Tuesday was postponed by inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled to 6 p.m. today at North Schuylkill High School.
LEWISBURG — Old Man Winter is forecasted to make an early appearance this evening, giving Lewisburg’s boys soccer team two opponents it has to face in tonight’s PIAA Class 2A semifinal.
LEWISBURG — The Bucknell football team garnered a host of awards on Monday following Saturday’s 24-21 overtime win at Georgetown. Junior running back/kick returner Coleman Bennett was named both Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week and Bison of the Week, and freshman kicker Matt S…
LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP — Mifflinburg coach Jason Dressler knew that Saturday’s District 4 Class 3A semifinal against Loyalsock had the potential to be a high-scoring affair.
HUMMELSTOWN — There were some tears Saturday, but mostly there was a sense of pride after the Lewisburg field hockey season ended in the Class A state quarterfinals to Oley Valley.
MANCHESTER – Make that four consecutive journeys to the PIAA Class AA semifinals – in this case, the boys’ soccer variety — for Lewisburg’s remarkably successful Green Dragons.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired first baseman Ji-Man Choi from Tampa Bay on Thursday in exchange for minor league pitcher Sam Hartman.
LEWISBURG — When Berks Catholic’s Aubreigh Uba fired her first reverse shot on goal just seconds into Tuesday’s PIAA Class A first-round, Lewisburg senior goalkeeper Keeley Baker knew that she would have her hands full with the talented senior forward.
LEWISBURG — Two of the most intriguing players heading into the Bucknell women’s basketball season were Emma Theodorsson and Nicole Davis.
HERSHEY — Lewisburg freshman Baylee Espinosa learned a tough lesson three weeks ago at the Heartland Athletic Conference cross-country meet.
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers signed well-traveled kicker Matthew Wright on Wednesday with starter Chris Boswell dealing with a nagging groin injury.
Coaches from Bloomsburg, Central Columbia, Midd-West, Mifflinburg, Southern Columbia, and Warrior Run nominated and voted for the Heartland Athletic Conference Division II field hockey all-stars for the 2022 season.
CRESSON – First-year Kami Abdo posted 17 points and seven rebounds and junior Emily Lockard added 10 points and six rebounds to lead Lycoming, which held Mount Aloysius to just 26 percent shooting from the floor to post a 70-47 non-conference win in the season opener for both teams on Wednes…
ROBESONIA — Lewisburg’s girls soccer team fell 2-1 to District 3 champ Wyomissing in a PIAA Class 2A first-round game Tuesday at Conrad Weiser High School.
DANVILLE — Lewisburg coach Tonya Berge was cautiously optimistic when her Green Dragons jumped out to an early two-goal lead over Berks Catholic in their PIAA Class A first-round contest.
DANVILLE — Seniors Alfred Romano and Reese Dieffenderfer have produced all season long for Lewisburg’s boys soccer team, and the duo starred once again for the Green Dragons in Tuesday’s PIAA Class 2A first-round contest against Dunmore.