Juniata High School will take on Oil City in the first round of the PIAA’s football tournament, this Saturday at one, in Altoona.
Mifflin County has advanced a quartet of runners to the state cross country championships. Brayden Harris and Chris Royer move on for the Husky boys with Kylee Cubbison and Addie Parsons advancing for the girls.
COVID-19, meanwhile, has claimed the remaining season for the Huskies’ field hockey and girls soccer teams. Mifflin County High School was forced to close today and tomorrow due to some coronavirus issues. That and a mandated quarantine forced the school’s canceling its participation in tomorrow night’s district field hockey championship game, as well as Wednesday’s district title game for girl’s soccer.
The Steelers have faced every challenge so far this season, moving to 7-0 with yesterday’s 28-24 win over Baltimore. The Eagles, meanwhile, hold down first place in the NFC East despite being just 3-4-1. Philly beat Dallas last night, 23-9.
And Chase Elliott won in Martinsville, clinching a spot in the Championship 4 alongside Joey Logano, who clinched a few weeks ago. Also racing for a title this coming Sunday will be Brad Keselowski and Denny Hamlin.