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Jersey Shore’s 2013 team set the standard for current success

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Before the Jersey Shore coaches could assess a sluggish first-half performance, senior Utoa Agae-Naipo already had taken charge. Top-seeded Shikellamy led Jersey Shore, 14-0, in the 2013 District 4 AAA semifinals. It wasn’t a terrible showing, but it was mediocre. Agae-Naipo delivered a ...

Lewisburg’s 2020 team will go down as one of the best

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HERSHEY — Lewisburg coach Ben Kettlewell never dreamed that the Green Dragons offense and ability to control a team would be as incredible as it was this season. He knew his players were more than capable of doing it with the talent that was on the roster, but he didn’t think it that ...

Penn State women open season by beating Coppin State

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STATE COLLEGE — The Penn State women’s basketball team used a balanced offensive attack to secure an 84-45 season-opening victory over Coppin State on Wednesday night inside the Bryce Jordan Center. Seven Nittany Lions finished with eight or more points as freshman Tova Sabel led the ...

Jersey Shore’s offensive line helped Bulldogs get to Hershey

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NFL running backs often reward their offensive lines by showering them with expensive gifts. High school running backs do not get paid and have far fewer options. Still, Jersey Shore running back Cam Allison already was thinking of ways he could thank his linemen after he went over 1,000 ...

Logan Cho glad he could mentor Lewisburg goalie Tony Burns

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HERSHEY — Lewisburg’s players were mingling around near their team bench shortly after the conclusion of Saturday’s PIAA Class AA championship game. The Green Dragons had just defeated District 7 champion Deer Lakes, 6-0, and were taking turns being photographed with one another the PIAA ...

Trio of area HAC players receive all-state honors in boys soccer

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A trio of local boys soccer players received all-state honors from the HAC. Lewisburg senior Ben Liscum, Warrior Run senior Alex Hazzoum and Williamsport junior Jimmy Pombor all received the honors. The HAC trio receiving all-state honors brings the area total to five in boys soccer, as ...

Area well-represented on HAC girls all-star team

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Eleven area players received first-team HAC all-star honors in either Division 1 or 2. The league released its all-stars Monday evening. No area players received all-state honors as those went to Bloomsburg’s Paige Temple, Central Columbia’s Ellie Rowe and Southern Columbia’s Loren ...

Fall practices were different, but still productive for Lycoming

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Mike Clark didn’t take any chances with Lycoming football’s fall practices. The offense controlled one side of David Person Field. The defense had the other 50 yards. When the two met for certain team drills, those segments of practice were no more than 12 minutes in length. And even ...

James Franklin is still seeing effort from Penn State

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The following are the highlights of James Franklin’s Tuesday press conference. MAIN STORYLINE The Nittany Lions are treading uncharted waters at 0-5 for the first time in program history. Penn State is the first team to begin a year with five straight losses after being ranked in the Top ...