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Late Sports

Hughesville beats Montgomery 26-7 in season finale

HUGHESVILLE - While other area teams played Friday night for a spot deeper into the playoffs, the Hughesville Spartans and Montgomery Red Raiders played a season finale for not only pride, but specific goals. Hughesville wanted to gain 250 yards on the ground, in addition to playing turnover ...

Canton wins fourth consecutive District 4 Class A title in girls volleyball

Six weeks ago, No one knew if Canton's volleyball tema would even get to finish their season. After a COVID outbreak at Canton High School in mid-September grounded all athletic activities to a halt, and with no end to the COVID pandemic in sight, who could blame the Warriors for thinking they ...

Jersey Shore advances to the District 4 Class AAAA championship game

JERSEY SHORE -- The players are as studious as the coaches. A team with several standout students attacks film work the way it does algebra or chemistry. And when all that knowledge comes pouring out on the football field, Jersey Shore often earns high marks. The Bulldogs certainly aced their ...

No. 3 Ohio State beats No. 18 Penn State, 38-25

STATE COLLEGE - It didn't take No. 3 Ohio State long to establish itself as the better team Saturday night at Beaver Stadium. Buckeye receiver Garrett Wilson took a jet sweep on the game's first play and burst 62 yards almost untouched to the Penn State 13, setting a tone from which the ...

Local roundup: Jersey Shore boys soccer advances to district final

Jersey Shore made school history Saturday afternoon when the Bulldogs beat Athens, 1-0, in the District 4 Class AAA semifinals to advance to the championship game. It's Jersey Shore's first district title game appearance in program history. Peyton Welshans scored the Bulldogs' goal. Sullivan ...

Montoursville comfortably wins uncomfortable district semifinal over Loyalsock

Montoursville's lead was 22 points in the fourth quarter, but it still felt tenuous at best. That lead previously was 36 points in the first quarter Saturday against Loyalsock. It had been whittled to as few as 15 in the third quarter. When sophomore cornerback Marco Pulizzi jumped in front ...

Local roundup: Wellsboro cruises past Montgomery in football

It didn’t take Wellsboro long to get on the board, scoring a touchdown less than 3 minutes into the game and the Green Hornets’ offense never slowed down. Wellsboro cruised the entire game in a 42-6 rout over Montgomery in a regular-season game Friday night. The Green Hornets jumped out ...

Friday’s Week 8 football box scores

Altoona 29, Williamsport 14 (DISTRICT 2-4 CLASS 6A SUBREGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP) Altoona 7 7 7 8—29 Williamsport 0 0 0 14—14 First Quarter A—Ethan Stroup 9 run (Ian Palilla kick), 7:49 Second Quarter A—Tyreke Green 21 pass from Marcus Day (Palilla kick), :21 Third ...

Lewisburg blanks Hughesville, 21-0, in regular-season game

HUGHESVILLE — Watching Max Moyers helped off the field with a second-quarter leg injury made Lewisburg assistant coach Mark Burrows "sick," but the way the other Green Dragons played in his absence made things somewhat better. Lewisburg won, 21-0, behind two touchdown runs and a ...

Montoursville school board votes to allow sports to resume play for districts

The Montoursville school board voted 7-0 Wednesday at 1:23 a.m. to allow school district sports to resume play beginning Thursday. Montoursville originally announced early Tuesday afternoon that it was moving to remote learning in the high school after a positive case of COVID-19 and was ...

Local roundup: Galeton loses to Cameron County in volleyball, 3-2

Cameron County beat Galeton in girls volleyball, 3-2 (25-15, 23-25, 23-25, 25-20, 15-10). Alli Macensky had 13 kills and Makenna Shuemaker added 11 assists. Shuemaker led the team wtih 25 digs and Mikayla Schott had 21 digs. Tressa Succowich and Olivia Rohrbaugh both had 11 digs. Galeton will ...