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Middletown Amateur Baseball Association alumni sought for 60th anniversary celebration

Oak Hill Park better have a big outfield. They might need every inch of it. Anyone who has ever played in the Middletown Amateur Baseball Association is invited to opening day ceremonies at Oak …

Blue Raider baseball holds on for pair of wins

Middletown’s baseball team ran its winning streak to four straight following a pair of victories last week. The streak remained intact after Friday’s non-divisional game at Bishop …

MAHS wrestlers wrap up season at banquet

MAHS softball splits 2; Zimmerman strong in win

The Middletown Area High School softball team split a pair of games in the last week to move to 3-4 on the season. The Raiders beat Red Land at home Monday, 2-1, behind the pitching of Noelle …

Middletown’s Strohecker to enter Central Pa. Hall of Fame

Middletown Area High School graduate Russ Strohecker will be inducted into the Capital Area Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame during ceremonies June 15 at the Red Lion Inn, Lindle Road, …

Raiders pick up first two wins of season on the diamond

After going 0-3 in their first three games of the new season the Blue Raiders picked up a pair of much-needed victories in varsity baseball action last week. Following a 5-3 setback against …

Middletown softball beats Trinity, Camp Hill

The Middletown Blue Raiders softball team picked up its first two wins of the season to move to 2-3. On April 2, in a 14-4 win at Camp Hill, Kate Fitzpatrick had four hits — a double in the …

Plans for MAHS mini-stadium progress, might open in 2020

Middletown Area School District’s plan for a new 500-seat synthetic turf field is moving forward, and the district presented its plans for the “mini-stadium” to the Lower Swatara …

Division’s top teams too much for Blue Raider baseball squad

After having its first two games of the new season postponed due to the weather, the Middletown varsity baseball team was forced to jump right into action against the predicted top two teams in the …

Middletown Area High School winter sports athletes recognized

Student athletes and coaches were recognized for their performance during the 2018-19 winter sports season of Middletown Area School District during the school board’s March 19 meeting. The …