One swing of the bat caused a seismic shift in a softball rivalry and in the landscape of the Mid Penn Colonial Division Saturday afternoon in Shippensburg.
Despite trailing at different portions of the game, the Mont Alto baseball team wore their rally caps and earned the 4-3 walk-off win over Penn State DuBois Saturday, putting them in prime position for the remaining games of the PSUAC Tournament, as they look to be crowned champions.
The Big Spring Dawgs Elite 10U baseball team will hold a chicken barbecue fundraiser Saturday, May 8, at the Dollar General store in Newville. Meals include a half chicken, applesauce, baked beans and a roll. The fundraiser is slated to begin at 11 a.m., with meals being available on a first…
The Big Spring High School baseball team has been impressive despite their youth and lack of experience at times this season. But that doesn’t mean there still won’t be some growing pains along the way, evidenced by the Bulldogs’ 10-2 loss to the rival Shippensburg Greyhounds Saturday at home.
Landon Lewis transported his Legend car to Path Valley Speedway Saturday night from North Carolina, got a pole starting position, and had a green to checkered win ahead of the 26-car field.
The Big Spring High School baseball team came just inches away from knocking off the Greencastle Blue Devils in a wild extra inning affair Thursday at Big Spring High School.
Path Valley Speedway hosted the USAC 410 Sprints on Sunday, April 25, as part of their national competition series, and the popular Wingless Super Sportsman shared the oval for all wingless competition.
Lucas Wolfe wired the field for the 25-lap sprint car victory at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, taking his first oval win since July of 2019.
TJ Reed’s Go Kart has him on-the-go in 2021. Already this year, the 18-year-old Burnt House Road resident has racked up a number of accomplishments, including his first asphalt race at Charlotte Motor Speedway and a victory in the Senior Champ Kart. He also began racing the PA State Champion…
The Big Spring High School softball team found themselves in a 6-0 hole after the top of the first inning, only to storm back to defeat the rival Boiling Springs Bubblers in walk-off fashion during a wild, back-and-forth battle Thursday at home, 10-9.
The United States Collegiate Athletic Association announced its 2020-21 Fall and Winter National Academic Team earlier in the week, and Penn State Mont Alto had 18 student-athletes amongst the 200 athletes across the association that were honored.
Seth Griffie played the role of stopper for the Big Spring High School baseball team Monday, ending the Bulldogs’ short two-game skid with a complete game victory over the Biglerville Canners on the road, 5-2.
Six Big Spring student-athletes will be continuing their academic and athletic careers at the collegiate level this fall after putting pen to paper on a National Letter of Intent Monday, April 12, during a Signing Day ceremony inside the BSHS gymnasium. Pictured, from left, are: Abby Beidel …
Jenn Kuhn, mother of the late JT Kuhn, throws out the ceremonial first pitch, while husband Toby looks on, prior to the varsity baseball game between the Big Spring Bulldogs and the Carlisle Thundering Herd Saturday afternoon at Big Spring High School. Saturday's game, a 10-4 Carlisle victor…
Kyle Larson took his first 410-sprint car start of the year and wiped up the field at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night for a $6,000 payday in the All Stars Tommy Hinnershitz Classic.
Mikell McGee moved up from third at the start to take the checkered flag for his Pass 305 Sprint Feature win this past weekend at Path Valley Speedway.
The Big Spring Lady Bulldogs’ bats erupted for 4 runs in the bottom of the sixth inning against Shippensburg ace Cierra Bender to upend the rival Greyhounds April 6 at home, 5-2.
Williams Grove Speedway will present the annual Tommy Hinnershitz Memorial Spring Classic coming up this Friday, April 16, at 7:30 p.m., sanctioned by the All Stars Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars.
Dylan Anderson has been racing for five years, but collected his first career Feature win at Path Valley Speedway Saturday night in the Macri Concrete 600 Sprint Division.
The Big Spring High School varsity baseball team may be young and inexperienced, but when they take the field, they still have the same Bulldog mentality.
The arrival of spring once again means the return of Little League baseball in Newville, as Newville Little League marked the beginning of their 2021 season with Opening Day ceremonies on a cloudy Saturday morning at the Little League Complex.
Another early season super sprint car, super late model doubleheader is on tap this Friday night, April 9, at Williams Grove Speedway, beginning at 7:30 p.m.
The Big Spring High School softball team scored seven first inning runs on their way to a 14-4 drubbing of the Greencastle Blue Devils in their season opener March 30 at Big Spring High School.
In the high-scoring world of eight-man football defense is sometimes optional, but it was the Cumberland Valley Hitmen’s defensive unit that was key during their season-opening win Saturday.
The weather conditions provided just as big of a challenge for Big Spring High School track & field, if not more, than their opponent in their dual meet opener Thursday.
Justin Peck of Mooresville, Indiana, wired the field for the 410 sprint car victory at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, taking a $5,500 score for his first-ever oval victory.
The Penn State Mont Alto baseball team won its third straight contest on Saturday with a pair of high scoring wins over PSU Fayette. The Nittany Lions remain in first place within the PSUAC West with a 7-1 overall record and 5-1 mark within the conference.
The Mid Penn Conference recently released their winter sports All-Conference teams, and five Big Spring student-athletes were among those that were recognized.
Despite a year hiatus, Big Spring softball boasts a ton of returning talent and a pitching rich roster that should give them a tremendous advantage on many of their opponents -- providing the Lady Bulldogs with what they believe is a strong chance to make their first district playoff appeara…
The Big Spring High School track and field team spent the end of practice Friday running wind sprints uphill to help improve their conditioning. The result was some well-earned side-stitches, and it is that type of hard work and effort that Big Spring head track coach Jesse Deutsch hopes wil…
The Big Spring High School baseball team heads into a season with a whole lot of unknowns in 2021, including a whole new roster and a new head coach.
MONT ALTO - The Penn State Mont Alto baseball team loaded the bases up in the bottom of the ninth inning in the nightcap of Sunday's doubleheader and Dan Brundage drew a walk with the Nittany Lions winning 4-3. PSU DuBois played fundamental ball in the first game and handed Mont Alto its fir…
The Big Spring Lady Bulldogs ran into a buzzsaw in the No. 1 seed and eventual district champion Delone Catholic Squirettes in the District 3 Class 4A semifinals March 10 in Hanover.
Pennsylvania high school wrestling’s month long postseason marathon ended with 26 wrestlers being crowned state champions this past weekend at the Giant Center in Hershey.
Following nearly a 12-month hiatus after COVID-19 forced a premature ending to the 2020 season, our baseball and softball programs along with our cross country and golf programs are returning to intercollegiate competition later this month. Penn State Mont Alto asks fans to adhere to these p…
Shaniece Jackson, a 2016 graduate of Shippensburg University, is the first Black female hired as an athletic trainer by the Philadelphia Eagles. Jackson, who served as a seasonal intern with the Eagles in 2020, was recently named to the team’s full-time staff as an assistant athletic trainer.
The first race under the lights of the 2021 season at Williams Grove Speedway is slated for this Friday night, March 19, at 7:30 pm. The Lawrence Chevrolet 410 sprint cars and the popular ULMS Late Models are on the program.
Last week’s spring-like temperatures were a welcome respite for the Big Spring High School baseball and softball teams, providing them with a head start on their season after missing out on most of last year due to COVID-19.
The Big Spring High School boys basketball team saw their season come to an end last week at the hands of one of their biggest rivals -- the Shippensburg Greyhounds.
After hosting a practice session on March 13 from 1-4 p.m., Selinsgrove Speedway will welcome the modified stars of the Short Track Super Series coming up at 2 p.m., Saturday, March 20, as they stage the season opener.
The brand new Shippensburg University football locker room was unveiled to the team on Sunday afternoon, marking the first time that the players were able to step inside and experience the facility.