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Local roundup: Cowanesque Valley football cruises past CMVT on Saturday

Cowanesque Valley earned its second win with a 67-12 rout Saturday afternoon over CMVT in high school football. The Indians jumped out to a 27-0 lead after the first quarter. Jacob Schmitt went 9 for 15 and had 179 passing yards and threw six touchdown passes and rushed for a score. ...

Williamsport football wins for Campbell, Crews

Williamsport produced several highlights Saturday afternoon at Millionaire Stadium. It dominated all aspects, scored nearly every time it touched the football and recorded its second shutout this season. But it was never about the Millionaires yesterday. It was all about the teammate whose ...

Miller rushes for 139 and 4 TDs in South’s 48-22 rout over Towanda

As the football popped into the night sky, South Williamsport fullback Clayton Swarthout charged toward it. The ball remained airborne for about a split second before Swarthout caught it, broke toward the right and sprinted 33 yards inside the 5-yard line. That sequence is South ...

Indiana beats Penn State in overtime, 36-35, in college football

If Penn State can duplicate Saturday's season-opening game at Indiana, it's going to be one entertaining season. Unfortunately for the Nittany Lions, they were beaten 36-35 on a controversial 2-point conversion play in overtime in which Hoosier quarterback Michael Penix Jr. stretched the ...

Cavanaugh’s fourth-quarter TD propels Loyalsock past Lewisburg

SELINSGROVE — It’s been a challenging season for Loyalsock. The Lancers got a late start to the season due to COVID-19, and then have battled several injuries to some key players throughout the season. Even so, heading into the final week of the shortened regular season on Friday, ...

Jersey Shore holds off Central Mountain to win, 21-9, in Mill Hall

MILL HALL - Owen Anderson accounted for three total touchdowns in Jersey Shore's 21-9 win over Central Mountain Friday night. With the win, the Bulldogs remain undefeated at 7-0. Anderson's third touchdown of the night, which came on a 37-yard punt return, proved to be the most significant ...

Roundup: Montoursville pummels Warrior Run, 71-0

Montoursville pummeled Warrior Run, 71-0. The Warriors led 50-0 at halftime and held the Defenders to minus-19 yards rushing and 55 yards of total offense. Heath Jones led Montoursville with 92 rushing yards and a score and C.J. Signor had 49 yards and three touchdowns on just five ...

Week 7 football boxes

Montoursville 71, Warrior Run 0 Montoursville 23 27 21 0 — 71 Warrior Run 0 0 0 0 — 0 First quarter M —Nick Reeder 56 catch from Maddix Dalena (Dillon Young kick), 10:50. M—Heath Jones 26 run (Young kick), 7:21. M—Young 12 catch from Dalena (Young kick), 5:16. M—Safety, ...

Montgomery falls at home against Athens, 35-7

MONTGOMERY — If this was it, Montgomery went down with a fight. Yes, the Red Raiders lost their regularly-scheduled finale, 35-7, Friday night to playoff-bound Athens on senior night and homecoming. But no, that four-score final margin is misleading. And maybe, there will be more to come ...

ROUNDUP: Thomas’ 4 goals lead Sullivan boys

Jalen Thomas scored four goals as Sullivan County beat Benton, 5-3, in boys soccer. Trace Neary had a goal and an assist. Benton led, 4-3, before Sullivan County scored two goals in the final three minutes to take the lead. Connor Cornelius scored a pair of goals to lead Jersey Shore to a 3-0 ...

Montoursville loses at home in girls soccer to Central Columbia, 4-1

Montoursville had its chances throughout the night. Lily Saul lined up for a penalty kick in the first half. After halftime, she again got a look and fired a shot from inside the 18. But each time, things went Central Columbia's way. Alaina Humphrey read Saul's penalty kick and dove on it ...

North Penn-Liberty beats Wellsboro, 3-1, in girls volleyball

When Darby Stetter’s spike hit the floor, perfectly placed between the Wellsboro defense, North Penn-Liberty collectively took a huge sigh of relief. Wellsboro had given the Mounties everything they had in an attempt to snap NPL’s 53 league-match win streak and played their best ...

Montoursville beats Loyalsock to win Battle of the Bridge in football

Heath Jones never before played tailback. Until two weeks ago he was the team's backup fullback. Understandably, he could have been surprised when circumstance had Montoursville coach J.C. Keefer looking his way to become the featured ball-carrier midway through the second quarter Saturday ...

Canton hands Muncy first loss of season, 19-0, in football Saturday night

CANTON - Muncy and Canton have played some grind-it-out, low-scoring contests over the last two seasons, and Saturday night’s contest took its place next to some of the past matchups in that category. The Indians and Warriors battled through a first half stalemate in which most of the ...