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    Justin Grant, Jared Umbenhauer win Thunder on the Hill races at Grandview Speedway

    Jun. 16—Justin Grant won the USAC National Non-Wing Sprint Car Series race and Jared Umbenhauer earned the 358 modified victory during Tuesday's Thunder on the Hill event at Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville. Grant, who is from Ione, Calif., earned $6,000 for his victory in the 40-lap Jesse Hockett Classic. It was his first win in the USAC's Eastern Storm swing, which began in 2007. He ...

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    Matt Flowers ready to bloom as boys basketball coach at Muhlenberg

    Jun. 16—Matt Flowers always has wanted to coach basketball at Muhlenberg, his alma mater; several years ago he told his dad, Robert, that the next time the job became available he would go after it. When that door opened in late March, Flowers hesitated; he still was reeling from the loss of his father five months earlier. "I really didn't have it in me to go be a head coach (at that time)," ...

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    Oley Valley grad, now a Penn State freshman, named second-team field hockey All-American

    Jun. 16—Oley Valley grad Sophia Gladieux, a freshman forward at Penn State, has been named a second-team All-American by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association, it was announced Wednesday. Gladieux led the Nittany Lions (5-2 Big Ten, 7-7) in scoring this spring with 12 goals and two assists for 26 points. She also was a first-team all-region selection by the NFHCA, a first-team All-Big ...