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Middletown boys basketball falls to Milton Hershey, Elizabethtown

The youthful Middletown boys basketball team is still going through growing pains and lost another pair of games last week. On Friday, following a weeklong layoff, the Blue Raiders were humbled by …

Fitzpatrick’s return from injury helps fuel Raider girls’ victory

The Middletown girls basketball team lost 38-15 last Wednesday at Northern Lebanon before rebounding with a 55-40 home win Friday against Milton Hershey. The Blue Raiders are 4-8 on the season. …

Blue Raider wrestlers take 2nd at Dutchman Duals

It was another busy, and successful, week on the mats for the Blue Raider wrestlers. The Raiders finished the week with 5 dual meet wins, 1 loss, and a second-place finish at the Dutchman Duals …

Blue Raider boys basketball gets big road win at West Perry

By Larry Etter Press & Journal Staff There’s nothing better than to start off the new year on a positive note. And that’s exactly what the Middletown boys basketball team did …

Middletown gets better of Falcons on the mats

The Blue Raiders hosted Lower Dauphin on Thursday in what would turn out to be an exciting whirlwind of a match and a 45-36 win for Middletown. Susquehanna Township was scheduled to visit Jan. 7, …

Blue Raider girls basketball falls at home vs. West Perry

The Middletown girls basketball team fell to 3-7 on the season as injuries continue to take a major toll on the Blue Raiders. After a 46-21 loss at Northern York on Dec. 30, they fell at home to …

MAHS boys basketball team falls in title game of their holiday tournament

After earning their third win of the season, the Middletown boys basketball team came up short in their quest for a tourney title in their own Holiday Tournament last weekend. The Blue Raiders, …

Five Raider senior wrestlers place at Governor Mifflin Holiday Tournament

The Blue Raider wrestling team competed in the Governor Mifflin Holiday Tournament in Shillington on Friday and Saturday, a grueling two-day event with 23 teams from across Pennsylvania. It was …

MAHS girls basketball standout Kate Fitzpatrick hurt in Hershey loss

The Middletown girls basketball team lost two games over the weekend, along with their top scorer. The Blue Raiders, now 3-6 on the season, lost to Hershey on Friday in the Hershey Holiday …

Raider wrestlers defeat Shamrocks, fall to Lions

The Middletown wrestling team went 1 and 1 in Mid-Penn Conference Capital Division matchups last week, defeating Trinity 46-23 on Dec. 16 and falling to Camp Hill, 52-27, on Thursday. The Raiders …