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Jets may throw young QB in the mix against Steelers

Next up Who: New York Jets at Pittsburgh Steelers When: Sunday, 1 p.m. TV: CBS The latest line: Steelers by 3.5-points Radio: WRKY-FM 104.5; B-ROCK 107.5-FM By Dennis Waszak, Jr. The Associated Press NEW YORK — Zach Wilson is on his way back to leading the New York Jets’ ...

McGirk a pioneer for women

By Ken Love For the Mirror A woman ahead of her time. The phrase fits perfectly for Nancy McGirk, who was the head pro at Hollidaysburg’s Blairmont Club during the 1970s and early 1980s. McGirk was not only the first female head professional in our area, she was among the first to ...

Rhodes represents Tigers well

Name: Gretta Rhodes School: Hollidaysburg Age: 18 Grade: Senior Sport: Tennis Athlete of the week achievement: Rhodes won at No. 1 singles in a 5-0 win over Altoona and a 7-0 victory over Tyrone that helped the Lady Tigers finish 6-0 in the Mountain League and win the conference ...

JV’s McMonagle a strong leader

Name: Andrew McMonagle School: Williamsburg (Juniata Valley football) Age: 18 Grade: Junior Sport: Football Athlete of the week achievement: McMonagle rushed for 151 yards and two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score, in Juniata Valley’s 14-10 victory over ...

Suwinski, Cruz spark Pirates over Cincy

The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Jack Suwinski hit a two-run double to key a four-run seventh inning, powering the Pittsburgh Pirates past the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 on Monday night. Suwinski turned on a slider from Derek Law (2-1), sending it to right field. Fellow rookie Oneil Cruz, who ...

Nittany Lions frosh noticed by Big Ten

From Mirror, wire reports UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State freshman running back Kaytron Allen was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Monday. Allen earned his first career 100-yard rushing game to help No. 11 Penn State to a 33-14 win over Central Michigan on Saturday. Allen picked up ...