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  • 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 […]
  • 2021 Preview: Altoona Mountain Lions
    Altoona’s program took a major step forward last year, notching victories against powerhouse programs State College and Cumberland Valley. Can this squad keep the momentum in 2021?
  • Sunday Morning QB: Colts win a 2OT thriller; Altoona shocks Cumberland Valley; Boiling Springs breaks an 11-game losing streak and more
    By Andy Shay: It was a strange start to the season for the Mid-Penn Conference with more people probably watching live streams than in the stands Friday night, but having any football to watch was a welcome respite to what 2020 has become in the midst of a global pandemic. My preference these first few […]
  • 2020 Preview: Altoona
    By Andy Sandrik:  Coach: Vince Nedimeyer Jr. Classification: 6A League/division: Mid-Penn Commonwealth 2019 record: 1-9, 0-7 in Commonwealth Postseason: Did not qualify Note: 2019 stats unavailable Key Players: Marcus Day, Sr., QB; Ethan Stroup, Jr., RB-LB; Trevor Manley, Sr., OL-DL; Edwin Franklin, Sr., LB-RB; Nick Petucci, Sr., WR-DB; Ray Boose, Sr., WR-DB; Aidan Palilla, Sr., OL-DL; Kyle Murray, Sr., RB-DB; Jake Adams, […]