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ROUNDUP: South wins pair of matches at Selinsgrove Duals

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Bobby Gardner posted a technical fall over returning state qualifier Owen Lehman of Northern Lebanon as South Williamsport went 2-3 at the Selinsgrove COVID Duals on Sunday. Gardner, a returning state qualifier himself, beat Lehman, 20-4, as part of a 5-0 day. The Mounties picked up wins over ...

Montoursville wrestling opens with win over Lewisburg

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LEWISBURG – Montoursville's win Friday night was just that, a win. The season-opening 48-19 victory over Lewisburg wasn't necessarily aesthetically pleasing. But it got the job done. Warriors coach Matt Yonkin chose his words carefully after the strangest wrestling season anybody in the gym ...

Loyalsock opens season with a 75-35 rout over Jersey Shore

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Loyalsock went 28-1 last year, reaching the Class AAA state quarterfinals. Then the COVID-19 pandemic ended that superb season before the Lancers could pursue their state championship dreams. Loyalsock can do nothing about that, but it can try putting together another spectacular season. It ...

Bucknell hopes to get in plenty of competition in wrestling

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Dan Wirnsberger and Bucknell’s wrestling team didn’t have its traditional preseason. Interrupted by positive COVID-19 tests on campus, the five or six weeks the Bison usually have to prepare for a college wrestling season stalled a couple times. But the veteran coach couldn’t have been ...

Patriot League announces plans for its spring schedule

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BETHLEHEM — The Patriot League has announced a plan for league schedules for baseball, field hockey, football, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s soccer, softball and volleyball during the 2021 spring semester. League play will be contingent on the league and its member ...

Golf tip of the week: Tailor your angle to match swing

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The shaft position at address is determined by a golfer’s wrists position at impact. For example, if a golfer’s wrists break down at impact — known as scooping — the shaft should point more toward the target at setup than the golfer who has later release. Scooping causes the clubhead ...