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It's a whole new game: Raiders' Garza breaks new ground with scholarship for esports at LVC

Mason Garza likes to remind his mom, Robyn, that he used to get yelled at for playing video games. Especially since the Middletown Area High School senior just received a $2,500 annual …

Blue Raider Brunner finishes sixth at state bowling championship

Cody Brunner, a junior at Middletown Area High School, placed sixth at the Pennsylvania State High School Bowling Championships on Friday at Dutch Lanes in Ephrata. He rolled games of …

MAHS baseball team will try to replace key players

The Middletown baseball program went through a transition period last spring when Mike Lupia took over the reins following the resignation of Steve Shuleski. Lupia, a Middletown and Indiana …

Mayoral Madness basketball set for March 29

It’s March Madness time, meaning it’s once again time for Mayoral Madness in Middletown. This will be the fifth year in a row for the tradition launched by Mayor James H. Curry III, …

LD tops MAHS in faculty battle; basketball game is a fundraiser for Mini-THONs of both schools

The Lower Dauphin High School faculty beat their Middletown counterparts in the annual “Dunkin’ for Diamonds” game Wednesday, March 6. The home Falcons pulled out the 45-42 …

Blue Raiders’ Brunner makes bowling state championships

Cody Brunner, a junior at Middletown Area High School, will compete in the PIAA State High School Bowling Championships on Friday, March 15, at Dutch Lanes in Ephrata. He advanced to the …

Fegley falls at state wrestling championships; three Blue Raiders are all-stars in Mid-Penn Capital

Middletown Area High School junior Luke Fegley lost his second match in the PIAA Class 2A state wrestling championships on Friday and wrapped up his season with a record of 40-6. At 113 pounds, …

Fegley advances to states in wrestling; Berstler, Spear fall short of Hershey in regional action

Middletown Area High School junior Luke Fegley will compete in the state championships starting Thursday in Hershey after finishing third in the PIAA Class 2A Southeast Regionals last weekend. He …

Raider girls basketball team holds banquet: PHOTOS

Penn State Harrisburg track duo makes NCAAs

A pair of Penn State Harrisburg student-athletes, Jalil Clayton and Rae Rae Taylor, have qualified for the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday and Saturday at …