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  • Mid-Penn Conference News and Notes: Commonwealth Division
    Each week during the 2021 season we’ll offer some news, notes, tidbits and opinions from each of the five divisions in the Mid-Penn Conference.
  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Conference Commonwealth Division
    Each week during the 2021 season we’ll offer some news, notes, tidbits and opinions from each of the five divisions in the Mid-Penn Conference. Marquee matchup on tap at Ken Millen Stadium Ken Millen Stadium is home to a marquee matchup for the first time in a long time Friday when the Carlisle Thundering Herd […]
  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Commonwealth Division
    Each week during the 2021 season we’ll offer some news, notes, tidbits and opinions from each of the five divisions in the Mid-Penn Conference. Commonwealth Division Harrisburg’s Williams a star in the making: Another road trip, this one to Hazleton, for the 1-0 Harrisburg Cougars. There won’t be as much huff and puff over the […]
  • Making the Grade: Carlisle 27, Mechanicsburg 14
    Time to hand out some grades.
  • Carlisle holds off Mechanicsburg, behind strong effort from Louis Shank, 27-14
    Carlisle used its back-up quarterback and a monster special teams play to hold off a second-half rally by Mechanicsburg to record a somewhat sloppy but well earned 27-14 victory to open the 2021 season Friday night at John H. Frederick Field inside Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Park. 
  • 2021 Preview: Carlisle Thundering Herd
    Coach: Brett Ickes Classification: 6A League/division: Mid-Penn Conference/Commonwealth Division 2020 record: 3-3, 2-3 in Division Postseason: Did not quality RETURNING LEADERS: Passing: Comp-Att., Yards, TD Ezeekai Thomas: 15-62, 162, 1 Rushing: Att-Yards., Avg., TD Ezeekai Thomas: 88-453, 5.1., 3 Receiving: Rec.-Yards, Avg., TD Matt Trollinger: 5-47, 9.4., 0 KEY PLAYERS: Ezeekai Thomas, jr., QB-DB-OLB-ATH; Matt Trollinger, […]
  • 2020 Preview: Carlisle Thundering Herd
    By Jake Adams:  Head coach: Brett Ickes, 8th season (16-54) Classification: 6A Division: Mid-Penn Commonwealth 2019 season: 2-8 (1-6) Postseason: did not qualify RETURNING LEADERS Passing: Comp-Att, Yards, TD Ezeekai Thomas: 9-21, 93, 0 Rushing: Att-Yards, Avg, TD Braydon Keller: 49-184, 3.8, 2 Receiving: Rec-Yards, Avg, TD Matt Trolinger: 16-239, 14.9, 2 Ezeekai Thomas: 6-71, 11.8, 0 Key returners: Jeremiah Carothers, sr., […]