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Showdown turns into blowout for Raiders; they blow out East Pennsboro on the road

In one of the most anticipated high school games of the week in central Pennsylvania, the Blue Raiders made a significant statement about Middletown football with a 42-7 victory over the East …

Blowout from the start: Raiders get 56 in 1st half vs West Perry in runaway

By Larry Etter Press & Journal Staff The 56 points that the Middletown football team scored in the first half against visiting West Perry on Friday night just might be a school …

MAHS boys soccer wins 2 games, loses 1

The Middletown Blue Raiders boys soccer team went 1-1 last week, with a win at West Perry and a hard-fought loss at home against Camp Hill. They beat Big Spring on Monday on the road, 4-0. The …

Blue Raiders JV beats Northern York; junior high squad loses

By Larry Etter Press & Journal Staff Middletown’s junior varsity football team won its second game of the season in a 26-8 victory over visiting Northern York on Monday, Sept. 11 at …

Middletown Midgets lose first football game in overtime; Ponies win

The Middletown Midgets lost their first game of the season Saturday, an 8-6 battle in overtime vs. visiting Red Land when the Patriots blocked an extra point.  The Pony team pulled out a …

Seven Sorrows Midgets, Ponies, Peewees all pick up wins in football

The Seven Sorrows Eagles youth football teams traveled to the Big Spring Bulldogs on Sunday, with the three all winning their games. Midgets Seven Sorrows 40, Big Spring 20 Kamil Foster …

Field hockey team stands at 1-4 on the season

The Middletown Blue Raiders field hockey team went 1-3 in the past week to fall to 1-4 on the year. The Raiders beat Lebanon 2-0 on Monday, Sept. 11. Bethany Detweiler got the Raiders on the board …

MAHS girls soccer team wins two games

The Blue Raiders girls soccer team has won two straight games after beginning the season 0-3. Against West Perry on Tuesday, Sept. 12, Camryn Russ scored both Middletown goals, including the …

Blue Raiders volleyball wins 1, loses 1

The Middletown girls volleyball team went to 2-3 overall after a 1-1 week. Tuesday, Sept. 12 vs. Harrisburg, Middletown won 3-0. Morgen Miller had 7 aces and 2 kills; Shelby Luther had 5 aces, 3 …

MAHS cross country loses tri-meet, but individuals move on to districts

Middletown cross country runners lost 47-15 to Hershey and to Bishop McDevitt 36-21 in a tri-meet Sept. 12.  Several individual accomplishments were earned. Justin Shaffer finished seventh at …