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Turnovers key in 1st home loss since 2015 for MAHS; Raiders fall to Milton Hershey

The Middletown football team had stung itself at times during the first six games of the 2019 season. The Blue Raiders were able to overcome most of those miscues while running off to a 6-0 …

Middletown volleyball moves to 8-3, sits at No. 4 in power rankings

The Middletown volleyball team beat Milton Hershey 25-14, 23-25, 25-17, 25-14 on Oct. 1. They stand at 8-3, No. 4 in the PIAA District 3 AA power rankings. The top eight teams make the …

Raider field hockey gets fourth win on the season

The Middletown field hockey team picked up its fourth win of the season Thursday at Spring Grove, 2-0. The Raiders stand at 4-10-1 on the season. Paige Burger scored her first career goal vs. …

MAHS mini-stadium with synthetic field likely on track for fall 2020

By Laura Hayes laurahayes@pressandjournal.com and Phyllis Zimmerman Special to the Press & Journal Middletown Area School District’s synthetic turf mini-stadium might be ready …

Middletown boys soccer beats Milton Hershey, loses 2 games

The Blue Raiders boys soccer team picked up a win against Milton Hershey on Thursday but also dropped games at Camp Hill and at Boiling Springs to fall to 3-12 on the season. The Blue Raiders …

Strong second quarter lifts Raiders past Bubblers; Middletown stays undefeated

The Blue Raiders’ slow start against winless Boiling Springs on Friday night caught many Middletown fans by surprise. But there was a good reason for it. “Against a team like Boiling …

Don’t be afraid to try catfishing: Tom Shank's Woods & Waters

My fishing on the Susquehanna River has and always will be to catch smallmouth bass. I enjoy catching these aerobatic wonders on light tackle. My lure presentations vary from spring to fall. They …

Blue Raider volleyball moves to 7-2 with road win

The Middletown volleyball team beat Harrisburg on the road, 25-15, 25-7, 25-11, on Sept. 25. Carly Dupes had 24 assists, 3 digs, 1 kill and 4 aces. Natalie Krupilis had 6 kills and 1 block, and …

Rough week for boys soccer: three losses, to tough competition

The Blue Raiders boys soccer team entered the week against the hardest stretch of competition it has faced this season. The results weren’t in Middletown’s favor: a 3-0 loss to Bishop …

Raider field hockey picks up 3rd win of season

The Middletown field hockey team won 7-0 at Central Dauphin East on Monday to get its third win on the season. “I am very hopeful that we can keep this momentum going throughout our last …