Mifflin County’s Taylor Ciccolini won the javelin at the Mid-Penn track & field championships. Josiah Sechler, meanwhile, was runner-up in the same event for the Husky boys.
A tough loss for the top-seeded Penguins in Game One of their best-of-seven first round series with the New York Islanders. NY scored in overtime for a 4-3 win in Pittsburgh. Game Two is tomorrow.
Toronto outslugged the Phillies yesterday, 10-8, in a game that featured a heated in-dugout confrontation between the Fightin’s Jean Segura and manager Joe Girardi. The Pirates also lost, by the way, dropping a 4-1 decision to San Francisco.
Altoona’s seven-game win streak came to a halt with yesterday’s 7-3 loss to Binghamton. Harrisburg, meanwhile, has won three straight after starting the season with just one win in nine games. Senators over Richmond yesterday, 2-1.
A team-high 30 points from Tyrese Maxey led the Sixers past Orlando, 128-117, in the regular season finale, clinching the one-seed for the coming playoffs, which start on Tuesday with the play-in tournament.
And Alex Bowman won NASCAR’s Sprint Series race at Dover, while K.H. Lee won his first PGA title, taking the AT&T Byron Nelson by three strokes.