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Boys and girls track teams reach finish line at district competition

The Middletown boys and girls track teams finished their seasons in the 2017 PIAA District III Championships held Friday and Saturday at Shippensburg University. In AAA, the boys team earned only …

Blue Raiders’ baseball season comes to an end on losing note

The 2017 varsity baseball season came to a close for Middletown’s nine seniors and their teammates Tuesday, May 16, in Enola. And, unfortunately, the team came up short in its quest to …

Gallatin, Landis lead Blue Raiders to 14th at Mid-Penns

The Middletown boys track and field team finished tied for 14th at the Mid-Penn Conference track and field championships at Chambersburg Area Senior High School over the weekend, while the girls …

Middletown baseball finishes season on a losing note, getting shut out in last two games

The Blue Raiders could not get the bats going against Central Dauphin East pitcher Hunter Paul and the steady defense behind him Monday, suffering a 3-0 loss to the visiting Panthers. The …

James Franklin: ‘Our people’ is what makes Penn State football special

Amid hundreds of blue-and-white clad supporters chanting “We are … Penn State!”, head football coach James Franklin outlined what he said makes the Nittany Lions program special during the …

So long, seniors: Blue Raider baseball players and families get sendoff during festivities May 11

Blue Raiders softball gets thrilling 9-inning win

The Blue Raiders softball team scored an 8-7, nine-inning win vs. Palmyra on Senior Day, Monday, May 8. Noelle Zimmerman picked up the win for Middletown. Gabby Krupilis, Kayla Warhola and Kate …

Boys track undefeated, winner of Capital title

The Middletown boys track and field team continues to excel this season, standing at 7-0 and taking the Mid-Penn Conference Capital Division title for the first time in 27 years. At a home meet on …

Playoff hopes all but gone for Blue Raiders baseball

The Middletown varsity baseball team lost its fifth straight game on Monday, a 4-1 setback at Palmyra. The losses dropped the Blue Raiders (7-9 overall) out of the top 10 in the District …

Boys track team wins, girls fall vs. Northern York: photo gallery

The Middletown Area High School boys track team beat Northern York on April 25, but the girls lost.