Newville Little League welcomes the best 10-year-old All-Star teams from across the state this week for the 2021 PA State Tournament.
The Shippensburg Community Fair Barnyard Olympics became a battle of the sexes Monday, with the all-male team, Just Wing It, besting the all-female team, Your Local Heifers, to win the prized milk jug trophy.
The Shippensburg University women’s track & field team and the Shippensburg University men’s track & field team were recognized Thursday with a 2021 All-Academic Team classification by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
You might call Brent Marks an independent driver this season or you might even call him a member of the Pennsylvania Posse. But for certain you can call him $20,000 richer after claiming the Champion Racing Oil Summer Nationals for World of Outlaws Sprint Cars at Williams Grove Speedway on …
The Metzler’s Auto, Truck and Trailer Wingless Super Sportsman ran a 47-lap feature event in memory of the late Bud Snyder Saturday at Path Valley Speedway, where Kevin Gutshall came from his 10th place starting position to claim the feature victory.
Last season, the Shippensburg Stars bowed out of the South Penn League playoffs by being swept in their opening round series by the Littlestown Dodgers. This year, the No. 1 seeded Stars turned the tables, taking out the No. 8 seed Frederick Flying Dogs in the first two games of their best-o…
The Shippensburg Stars adult league baseball team suffered just their second loss in their second to final game of the regular season Friday as the top two teams in the South Penn Baseball League faced off in a possible championship series preview.
Freddie Rahmer scored the Diamond Series World of Outlaws Tune Up event for sprint cars at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, taking $6,000 for the victory that was his second of the season at the oval but first since opening day in March.
The Champion Racing Oil World of Outlaws Sprint Cars Summer Nationals will take place this week at Williams Grove Speedway, slated for 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 23 and 24.
The Newville Little League 8-year-old All-Stars rallied from two runs down to tie the game and came just inches away from plating the game-winning run in the final inning of their Clarence Boyd Tournament clash Monday against Shippensburg. Instead, the two teams went to extra innings, where …
The Big Spring Dawgs 10U baseball team wrapped up an unbeaten season in the Chambersburg Suburban League last week by claiming the league title.
The Newville 12-year-old All-Stars suffered a disappointing end to their District 14 Tournament last week, dropping a pair of close, agonizing affairs to Greencastle and Dillsburg.
The Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars will go to bat in a Diamond Series World of Outlaws Tune Up race this Friday night, July 16, at Williams Grove Speedway as they prepare for the next invasion by the World of Outlaws for the Champion Racing Oil Summer National on July 23 and 24. Also on …
Spots are still available for the 23rd Annual Bulldog Foundation Golf Tournament Friday, Aug. 6, at the Cumberland Golf Course. Registration and lunch start at noon, followed by a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
When intermission started at Path Valley Speedway Saturday Night, so did the movement in the stands as hundreds of parents and children headed for the track to meet their favorite drivers from six divisions.
It has been a summer of success for the Big Spring Dawgs’ 10U and 8U programs, with both teams qualifying to compete in the Cal Ripken Baseball League state tournament.
The little things — executing on bunts, moving baserunners and throwing strikes — added up to a big victory for Newville Post 421 at East Pennsboro Monday, 6-4.
Kyle Ohradzansky has been hired as a full-time assistant coach for the Shippensburg University football team. Ohradzansky will serve as the team’s offensive coordinator and will coach the team’s quarterbacks and wide receivers.
Presented by Hoseheads.com and Martins Potato Chips, Fan Appreciation Night is on tap this Friday night, July 9, at Williams Grove Speedway when general admission fans will be granted access to the frontstretch pit area before a night of 410 and URC sprint car racing.
Lance Dewease continued to flex his mid-season muscle at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night by scoring an unprecedented sixth career victory in the crown jewel of Pennsylvania Speedweek, the 33rd annual Mitch Smith Memorial for sprint cars worth $15,000.
A beautiful, sunny, cool, fantastic day for racing turned into a dreary, wet, unfixable night for the Path Valley owners, forcing them to cancel the Austin Gelwicks Memorial Saturday night after the pits were lined full of racers from six divisions.
The Newville Major 12-year-old All-Stars clinched a spot in the double elimination portion of the District 14 Tournament with a win over South Middleton Little League in the final game of pool play Saturday at the Newville Little League Complex.
Like a poet puts pen to paper, Lance Dewease put wheels to track on Friday night at Williams Grove Speedway and wrote another verse in the story of his sprint car career by claiming the Davey Brown Tribute race, an event run in honor of the 87-year-old Hall of Fame Mechanic.
The Cumberland Valley Hitmen ended the Lancaster County Cyclones’ five-year reign atop the Great Eastern Football Association (GEFA) and collected their first-ever Keystone Bowl title in an instant classic Saturday in Philipsburg, 60-58.
The Big Spring High School gym last week became a hoops haven for the next generation of Lady Bulldog basketball, as Big Spring hosted its annual youth basketball camp.
The Newville 10-year-old All-Stars’ hot start and late rally wasn’t enough in a loss to Shippensburg during pool play of the District 14 All-Star Tournament Monday, 11-8.
Shippensburg University’s Drew Dailey has been named the 2021 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Rookie of the Year. Voting is conducted by the league’s head coaches.
Lance Dewease scored sprint car win number 101 at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, taking the lead from Robbie Kendall on the third lap to handily drive to the victory.
Newville Post 421’s victory over Mount Holly Thursday at Boiling Springs High School was a lot closer than the 13-3 final score would indicate, and Newville coach Jesse Bortner wouldn’t have it any other way.
YWCA Carlisle & Cumberland County (YWCA CCC) will host its 9th Annual Queen of the Green Golf Outing at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19. The Queen of the Green outing celebrates community and raises support for the programs and services provided by the YWCA CCC for all residents of Cumberland County.
Local baseball players interested in playing competitive travel baseball have the opportunity to attend practice and tryouts Wednesday, July 14, and Wednesday, July 28, at Oak Flat Elementary School, located at 334 Centerville Road, Newville. The start time for both tryout dates is 6 p.m.
The Cumberland Valley Hitmen tamed the Williamsport Wildcats in the opening round of Great Eastern Football Association (GEFA) playoffs Saturday at Veterans Stadium in Shippensburg, 66-18.
Steve Bull started on the pole of the T.A.Ward Construction 270 Sprint Feature and claimed a green to checkered win as his competition was eliminated in the event-filled 20-lap feature Saturday at Path Valley Speedway.
Shippensburg University football tight end David Balint III was named recently to the Lindy’s Sports 2021 National College Football Magazine Division II Preseason All-America First Team.
Williams Grove Speedway will welcome the mighty, roaring machines of the USAC Silver Crown Series coming up this Friday night, June 18, at 7:30 p.m.
The Big Spring High School Powderpuff Game, a nearly 40-year-old tradition, made its anticipated return Saturday after being canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The COVID-19 pandemic brought a number of challenges to high school athletic departments during the 2020-21 school year. For many teams, particularly in the fall and winter, just getting through the season was difficult.
Jeremy Ott started on the pole with Corey Wagner and claimed the checkered flag only after a series of events had him at the top of a restart of the 24 car field of Thunder Cars Saturday at Path Valley Speedway.
Newville Post 421 used seven different pitchers Thursday during a 6-1 loss to Mount Holly Springs in their Cumberland County American Legion baseball opener Thursday at Big Spring High School.
Justin Whittall of Vincentown, New Jersey, led from flag-to-flag to pick up the win in the 25-lap sprint car feature at Williams Grove Speedway Friday night.
The 2021 Big Spring High School softball team’s deep, relentless lineup was the major reason the Lady Bulldogs were able to finish with a 15-5 regular season record and earn a district playoff berth.
Newville Little League provides a fall baseball program for all ages. NLL along with most local Little Leagues, play in the Hampden Township or District 14 fall ball program. Fall ball starts at the end of August and runs through October; most games are played on the weekends with practices …
The Big Spring Lady Bulldogs rallied to take the lead in the bottom of the sixth inning of their District 3 Class 4A opening round clash against the East Pennsboro Panthers Thursday — putting the team just three out away from a berth in the district semis.
Williams Grove Speedway will be in action this Friday, June 4, with H&N Landscaping School’s Out Night for the kids featuring racing action for the Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars and the wingless USAC East 360 sprints.
The Creek’s Cagers youth basketball club organization are headed to Ocean City, Maryland, this weekend — not to catch some rays, but to lace up their sneakers and compete in the Battle at the Beach.