Four second half goals led the Juniata girl’s soccer team past Juniata Christian yesterday, 5-2. Ashlyn Pannebaker scored three times for the Indians. Also yesterday, Palmyra shut out the Mifflin County boys, 9-0.
The Juniata girl’s volleyball team walked away with a Wednesday win, beating St. Joseph’s Academy, 3-0. Imarylis Mercado had seven aces with Mackenzie Bennett adding six more in the victory.
The Phillies lost to Milwaukee, 4-3, but first place Atlanta also lost last night, so the Fightin’s remain 2.5 games behind the Braves in the NL East. The Pirates also lost yesterday, 5-1, to visiting Detroit.
Down on the farm, Bowie swept Harrisburg, 2-0, and 1-0. Erie and Altoona were rained out.
And the 2021 NFL season kicks off tonight with defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay hosting the Dallas Cowboys. The Steelers are in Buffalo on Sunday at one, the same time Philly opens up in Atlanta.