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Start of a new streak? Raiders blow out winless Camp Hill as Steel-High awaits on Friday

The Camp Hill Lions, winless in their first three games of the season, drew the unlucky assignment of facing Middletown on Friday night. After suffering their first regular-season loss since 2015 …

Raider boys soccer splits games, now 3-4

By Mitch Spear Special to the Press & Journal The Blue Raiders boys soccer team was on the road for two games and split last week’s results. Middletown now stands at 3-4 on the …

Blue Raider volleyball, field hockey in action

The Middletown volleyball team dropped two games last week and stands at 2-2 on the season. The team fell in three sets at Northern on Sept. 10, 25-15, 25-11 and 25-11. Lani Moore had 4 …

Blue Raider boys soccer starts out with two wins in busy week

By Mitch Spear Special to the Press & Journal The Middletown Blue Raiders boys soccer team opened the 2018 season with a busy schedule, playing five games in seven days and winning …

Blue Raiders volleyball team off to a good start

The Middletown volleyball team started its regular season 2-0 with wins over Harrisburg on Sept. 4 and Milton Hershey on Thursday. The Raiders beat Harrisburg 3-0. The Milton Hershey win was …

Middletown field hockey loses its first two games

The Middletown field hockey team got off to an 0-2 start under new coach Sierra Lenker last week. Against Northern York on Thursday at home, the Blue Raiders fell 5-0, with the game being called …

Londonderry Township rugby fields might be ready for 2020 play

After some Londonderry Township supervisors expressed concern over lighting for the parking lot, Harrisburg Rugby Football Club representatives presented new plans to the Londonderry Board of …

McDevitt's air game way too much as Blue Raiders' regular-season win streak ends at home

The streak is over. Middletown’s unblemished regular-season record that started in October 2015 ended Friday night at War Memorial Field as visiting Bishop McDevitt turned in a 40-14 win …

Blue Raider football team travels to Northern York, comes home with victory

Perhaps it was fitting that the Blue Raiders had to turn in a workmanlike effort on Labor Day weekend in a well-earned 29-6 victory at Northern York High School on Friday night. After all, the …

Recalling my Woods & Waters duck mentors: Tom Shank

Woods & Waters mentors are those individuals that have made a lasting impact on you. They knew how to do things and if you needed advice, they were the ones to turn to. They were always …