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  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Liberty 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. 1. UD rebounds nicely on Homecoming Night With junior Brady Morgan darting all over the place, Upper Dauphin erupted early and tacked on a third score late in its 22-14 triumph […]
  • Photo gallery: Newport vs. Steel-High
    View these scenes from Steel-High’s victory against Newport Saturday.
  • Mid-Penn Conference News and Notes: Colonial 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.
  • Photo gallery: West Perry vs. Newport
  • News and Notes: Liberty 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.
  • Scenes from Newport’s 48-7 victory against Halifax
  • 2021 Preview: Newport Buffaloes
    Yet if enough things go according to plan and the Buffaloes can avoid lengthy lines in the training room — while surviving a series of character-building crossovers against Steel-High, Middletown and Trinity — Rothermel could be celebrating his 100th career victory sometime this fall. A Liberty title also is a possibility for a bunch that was tagged the favorite when PennLive polled the league’s seven head coaches.
  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Liberty
    By Michael Bullock:  Newport hoping to play one more game Piling up nearly 500 offensive yards in a 49-36 conquest of Halifax — its second victory and second straight impressive outing for its attack — Newport is hoping to conclude its campaign by turning back Perry County rival West Perry Saturday night in Elliottsburg. The […]
  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Liberty
    By Michael Bullock:  Each week during the 2020 season we’ll offer some news, notes, tidbits and opinions from each of the five divisions in the Mid-Penn Conference. Juniata’s first state appearance nearly extended Trailing 26-7 at the halftime break to an undefeated Oil City squad, things looked mighty, mighty grim for Juniata as it huddled […]
  • News and Notes: Mid-Penn Liberty (Week 2)
    By Michael Bullock:  1. Newport, Susquenita to engage in one backyard scrap …: Strongly suggesting that his offensive attack needed to put the ball in the hands of new quarterback Andrew Bates, feature back Thomas Pyle and versatile wideout Mason Huggins, Todd Rothermel’s Newport Buffaloes carried out that plan last weekend while hanging a 21-17 setback […]
  • 2020 Preview: Newport Buffaloes
    By Michael Bullock:  Coach: Todd Rothermel, 9th season (55-34), 13th season overall (88-47) Classification: 2A League/division: Mid-Penn Liberty 2019 record: 7-4 (7-2 Tri-Valley League) Postseason: Lost to Upper Dauphin 44-14 in District 3 Class 2A semifinals. RETURNING LEADERS Passing: Comp-Att, Yards, TD Mason Huggins: 1-1, 34, 1 Rushing: Att-Yards, Avg, TD Mason Huggins: 72-204, 2.8, 3 Receiving: Rec-Yards, Avg, TD Andrew Bates: […]