BG set to take on Ram-tough Richland

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H.S. football: Week 3 Who: Bishop Guilfoyle (1-1) at Richland (2-0) When: Friday, 7 p.m. Coaches: BG’s Justin Wheeler is 107-28 in 11 seasons. Richland’s Brandon Bailey is 126-87 in 20 seasons. Last week: BG lost to Penn Cambria, 27-14. Richland won, 49-14 at Westmont ...

Tomlin thinking positive for Watt

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The Associated Press PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is hopeful All-Pro outside linebacker T.J. Watt will be available when the defending AFC North champions open the season on Sunday in Buffalo. The three-time Pro Bowler is entering the final year of his contract and ...

Franklin taking closer look at penalties


Following are the highlights of coach James Franklin’s press conference on Tuesday: Saturday’s game: vs. Ball State, 3:30 p.m. (FS1) Main storyline: The Nittany Lions fell victim to multiple penalties on Saturday that have to do with player safety, most notably a targeting penalty in ...

Bulldogs rewarded for victory


The Associated Press Georgia jumped three spots to No. 2 behind Alabama in The Associated Press Top 25 released Tuesday, giving the Southeastern Conference the top two teams in the country for the 30th time in the 85-year history of the college football poll. It is the second time in the ...

Black’s hat trick more than enough for Central

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ROARING SPRING — Averey Black scored a hat trick for the Central girls soccer team in a 4-1 win over Bishop Guilfoyle Tuesday in high school soccer action. Central, up 2-1 at the half, also got a goal from Lacey Ripka. BG got its lone goal from Lainey Farabaugh. Central goalie Kat ...

Altoona golf tops Huntingdon

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HUNTINGDON — Altoona’s depth helped the Mountain Lions top Huntingdon, 328-350, at the Huntingdon Country Club in high school boys golf Tuesday. Sean Eakins was the medalist for Altoona, and Trent Meyers, Jordan Lestochi and Landon Baker all carded an 83 in a balanced effort for the ...