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 […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]