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MAHS baseball team gets second win with 14-3 defeat of Rollers

Following an eventful win April 9 at Susquehanna Township, the Middletown varsity baseball team lost a pair of games before closing out a busy week with a 14-3 victory at Steelton-Highspire on …

Softball rallies in 7th to beat Camp Hill

The Blue Raiders softball team trailed Camp Hill 6-4 going into the bottom of the seventh inning April 10. But by the end of the final inning, Jordyn Dupes, Veronica Miller and Hailey Hockenberry …

MAHS boys tennis team beats Harrisburg Academy again, loses four other matches

The Middletown boys tennis team played four matches in the last week, going 1-4 to stand at 2-7 on the season. On Tuesday, April 10, Middletown beat Harrisburg Academy, 4-1. In singles, Jacob …

MAHS baseball gets first win, vs. Susquehanna Township

It would be hard to pick what was more amazing in the Middletown varsity baseball team’s 16-13 victory at Susquehanna Township on Monday afternoon. Was it the fact that the Blue Raiders …

Blue Raider boys tennis downs Harrisburg Academy

The Middletown Area High School boys tennis team picked up its first win of the season Monday, downing Harrisburg Academy 5-0. The match was moved indoors to Hershey Racquet Club because of the …

Penn State softball field to be named for Lower Dauphin grad who died of cancer

Penn State Harrisburg is dedicating the Courtney Pollock Memorial Field and Softball Complex at 2:30 p.m. April 12 at the softball field on Olmsted Drive on campus. The event will honor the memory …

Lower Dauphin Middle School students raise money playing volleyball

During their regularly scheduled physical education classes, students at Lower Dauphin Middle School got to test their skills against the school staff — for charity. The school’s 18th …

MAHS, Lower Dauphin players in basketball all-star games this weekend

Multiple Middletown Area High School basketball players will take part in the Pennsylvania vs.  Maryland All Star Basketball Weekend at Harrisburg Christian Athletic Center to be held on Friday …

Raiders beat weather, but not West Perry; Middletown struggles at plate vs. Mustangs

After a weather-related delay that had postponed a pair of games, the 2018 baseball season finally got underway last week for the Middletown Blue Raiders. Although the 6-2 loss at West Perry on …

Soccer Shots set to move; national youth sports program has new Lower Swatara home on April 5

Soccer Shots — a youth soccer program for children across the country from ages 2 to 8 — is ready to move to its new location in Lower Swatara Township. On April 5, the organization …