Weekly Athletic Department Newsletter 9.27.20

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Weekly Schedule:


Golf Mid Penn Championship Tournament @ Royal Manchester 9:30am

Tennis @ Camp Hill 4:00pm
JV Football @ Juniata 4:00pm


JH V/JV Field Hockey @ Camp Hill 4:00/5:00pm

JV/V Volleyball @ ELCO 4:00/5:00pm**

V Girls Soccer @ East Pennsboro 7:00pm*
V/JV Boys Soccer v. East Pennsboro (4:00/5:30pm)*


JH Cross Country @ Hershey 4:00pm

Freshman Football @ Northern 6:00pm*

Girls Tennis v. East Pennsboro 4:00pm


V/JV Boys Soccer @ Trinity 4:00/5:15pm**

JV/V Girls Volleyball @ Boiling Springs (5:00/6:15pm)**

Girls Tennis @ Trinity 4:00pm

V Cross Country @ East Pennsboro 4:30pm

V/JV Girls Soccer v. Trinity 4:00/5:30pm*


Varsity Football v. Steelton Highspire 6:00pm*


*Spectator Policy (Parents Only with pre-approved tickets)

**No Spectators permitted

Blue Raiders Scoreboard:


Varsity Record (18-18)

9/21 Golf @ West Shore CC (W 3 / L 3)

9/22 Golf @ Mayapple GC (W 2 / L 4)

9/23 Golf @ Colonial CC (W 2 / L 4)


Varsity Record (1-0)

9/25 Football v. Juniata (W 54-19)

Junior Varsity Record (0-0)

Freshman Record (0-1)

9/24 Football @ Camp Hill (L 34-20)

Girls Soccer:

Varsity Record (1-0)

9/22 Girls Soccer @ Boiling Springs (Scrimmage)

9/25 Girls Soccer @ CD East (W 4-0)

Junior Varsity Record (1-0)

9/22 Girls Soccer @ Boiling Springs (Scrimmage)

9/25 Girls Soccer @ CD East (W 8-0)

Boys Soccer:

Varsity Record (0-0)

Junior Varsity Record (0-0)

Girls Tennis:

Varsity Record (5-4)

9/22 Tennis @ Harrisburg Academy (W 5-0)

9/23 Tennis v. James Buchanan (W 4-1)

9/24 Tennis v. Bishop McDevitt (L 4-1)

9/25 Tennis v. Susquehanna (W 4-1)

Field Hockey:

Junior High Varsity Record (0-0)

Junior High JV Record (0-0)

Varsity Record (0-0)

9/24 Volleyball @ Conestoga Valley (Scrimmage)

Junior Varsity Record (0-0)

9/24 Volleyball @ Conestoga Valley (Scrimmage)

Cross Country:

Meet Results

Live Stream Weekly Lineup:

Watch our Blue Raiders on Live Stream:

Boys Soccer v. East Pennsboro (NFHS Network)

Volleyball @ ELCO (TBA)


Girls Soccer v. Trinity (NFHS Network)

Boys Soccer @ Trinity (Trinity Facebook)

Volleyball @ Boiling Springs (Youtube)

Football v. Steelton Highspire (NFHS Network)

*When we are notified of away streaming links, we will post them on this weekly schedule as well as on our twitter feed

ALL Home Events can be viewed On-Demand too!


High School Football Roundup: Middletown, Boiling Springs cruise to victory with big offensive performances; Cocalico, Wilson earn wins in L-L action

Middletown 54, Juniata 19

Julio Rodriguez tossed three first-half touchdown passes to three different receivers to spark a big first half for Middletown. Tajae Broadie and Tymir Jackson provided a pair of electric plays in the first quarter, in their own rites. Broadie took a 91-yard kickoff return to the house, while Jackson converted a 72-yard run before the end of the first.

Jackson racked up a big night on the ground with over 24 yards per carry, tallying 195 yards on 8 rushes.

(Read more on link below)

Raiders Tennis Serves up a Win

Middletown 4 James Buchanan 1

Sydney Garza (MIDD) def Kierra Griffith (JB) 2-6, 7-6 (7-3), 7-6 (11-9)

Lavi Balliet (MIDD) def Alesha Cramer (JB) 6-1, 6-3

Lena Emigh (MIDD) def Haley Harbold (JB) 6-2, 6-0

Maddy White/Ava Russ (MIDD) def Alyssa Sensinger/Abby Nagy (JB) 6-7 (4-7), 4-0 ret

Justyce Ryder/Alexis Wible (JB) def Katie Yoder/Lucia Caretti (MIDD) 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (10-7)

High School Sports Roundup: Trinity, Middletown, Bishop McDevitt score girls soccer wins, Central Dauphin boys open with a win

Middletown 4, CD East 0

Sarah Miscevich scored two goals for Middletown and Faith Matter and Julia Hughes each added one.

Marly Fox, Abbey Leister and Sara Yeich each had an assist. Amanda Lee had a save.

(Read more on link below)

Mid-Penn fall athletics: How to stream your team’s games this season


The Blue Raiders will be using the Pixellot system for its home fall athletic events, with all football, soccer and girls volleyball matches being available for streaming on the page. Here is the link to Middletown’s Pixellot page.

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Friday Night Stars: These guys had Pennsylvania’s top high school football performances this week

Tymir Jackson, RB, Middletown — Jackson ran for 195 yards and a touchdown in a 54-19 win over Juniata.

Tajae Broadie, ATH, Middletown — Broadie caught six passes for 77 yards and a touchdown and returned a kick 91 yards for another score in a 54-19 win over Juniata.

(Read more on link below)

Mid-Penn Conference football’s top returning offensive stat leaders in 2020

Mid-Penn Conference football programs are set to open the 2020 high school season Friday. Below is a glance at the top returning offensive stat leaders. Minimum standards are applied to each category.

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BLUE RAIDERS ROLL: Juniata made a strong push early, but Middletown rolled to a season-opening win last night!


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High School Tennis Scores: Trinity, Middletown, Bishop McDevitt get wins


Trinity 5, Middletown 0

Middletown 4, James Buchanan 1

Bishop McDevitt 4, Middletown 1

PennLive’s high school football Week 3 picks and predictions

Juniata (+16) at Middletown, 7

Linder: Middletown (Middletown 49-13)

Sutelan: Middletown (Middletown 56-17)

Epler: Middletown (Middletown 38-16)

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Eric F. Epler's State High School Football Rankings

CLASS 3A – Record – Previous rank
1. Central Valley (7) – 2-0 – 1
2. Wyomissing (3) – 1-0 – 2
3. Clearfield (9) – 1-0 – 4
4. Hickory (10) – 2-0 – 5
5. Middletown (3) – 0-0 – 6
6. Scranton Prep (2) – 0-0 – 7
7. Bedford (5) – 2-0 – 8
8. Montoursville (4) – 2-0 – 9
9. Notre Dame-Green Pond (11) – 2-0 – NR
10. Saint Mary’s (9) – 1-0 – 10
Teams to watch: Danville (4) 2-0, North Catholic (7) 2-0, North Schuylkill (11) 2-0.

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Purchase your favorite Blue Raider attire from the convenience of home at Raiderville's online platform. Visit the link below to see which sport specific stores are open. Portions of all proceeds are donated to Middletown Area School District.


COVID Spectator Advisory

September 14, 2020


· All must adhere to Middletown Area School District’s Health and Safety Plan which includes wearing masks and maintaining social distancing.

· Tickets are pre-approved for War Memorial Field*


War Memorial Field – venue capacity 250*

o No opponent spectators
o Pre-approved ticket only for parents of home school participants*
o Games streamed on NFHS Network

o Pre-approved tickets only for parents of participants*
o Matches streamed on NFHS Network

Field Hockey (Track) – venue area 250

  • Opponents and Home spectators permitted not to exceed 250
  • Must remain off the track

Tennis Courts – venue area 250

  • Opponents and Home spectators permitted not to exceed 250
  • Must remain outside the tennis fencing

Cross Country – venue area 250

  • Opponents and Home spectators permitted not to exceed 250
  • Must remain outside designated course
  • Please be respectful of social distance requirements at the finish line

Golf – venue capacity is regulated with each Golf Course

  • Opponents and Home spectators permitted at Sunset Golf Course
  • Please be respectful of spectator guidelines and expectations for Golf

Volleyball (MAHS / MAMS) – venue capacity 25

  • No spectators
  • Matches streamed on NFHS Network

*Tickets allotments and allocations may vary week-to-week based upon our opponents, program recommendations and commonwealth mandates

NOTE: Spectator guidelines may change based upon the Governor’s mandates

Wednesday Transportation - No Longer Available

Due to the lack of riders, we will no longer be offering transportation to practices on Wednesdays.

Register Online to Participate

We are excited to announce that we are now offering the convenience of online athletic registration through FamilyID (familyid.com). FamilyID is a secure registration platform that provides you with an easy, user-friendly way to register for our programs, and helps us to minimize paper transactions, be more administratively efficient, and environmentally responsible. When you register through FamilyID, the system keeps track of your information in your FamilyID profile. You enter your information only once for each family member for multiple uses and multiple athletic programs.

Middletown Area School District COVID Waiver

Please submit the completed waiver to the respective Head Coach or the main office to be able to participate in athletics.


Blue Raiders, please continue to promote our official athletics website as all scores, schedules, team information, etc. will be posted on this site. It is the BEST way to house all of our information regarding our programs.

Schedule Alerts

As a fan of Middletown Area High School you can follow your favorite teams to receive game change & score alerts via email and/or text.

Watch our Blue Raiders on the NFHS Network

The NFHS Network is the leader in streaming Live and On Demand high school sports.
The NFHS Network covers 27 different regular season and postseason sports, as well as other high school activities, celebrating the accomplishments of students-athletes, student broadcasters, and high schools across the country.
Partnered with the National Federation of State High School Associations, 44+ high school state athletic/activities associations, and PlayOn! Sports, the NFHS Network is a joint venture created to provide fans with the ability to stream high school sports on any device, from wherever they are.
All NFHS Network events are available to watch online at www.NFHSnetwork.com and through the NFHS Network Live App for iOS and Android. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
Watching high school sports and events has never been easier.

Online Tickets via Ticket Spicket

Middletown will be offering Online Ticket services to all spectators that are permitted to attend home events at War Memorial Field and MAHS Gym. All tickets will be sent via their registered email address.

Season passes will not be available for use at this time.

Share your Photos

Raider fans, please share your favorite photos with everyone by uploading them to our website.

Captured the action!? You can upload those amazing game photos directly to your team so that moment can be immortalized for all time!

Blue Raider Twitter Accounts

Here are the following Twitter accounts for each team and program:

@BlueRaidersMASD (Athletic Department)
@MASDFieldHockey (Field Hockey)

@MAMS_BlueRaider (Middletown Area Middle School)

@MiddletownGirl1 (Girls Basketball)

@MtownBoysSoccer (Boys Soccer)

@AndMiddletown (Track & Field)

@MWrestlin (Wrestling)

@M_TownGSoccer (Girls Soccer)

@MTownFBInfo (Football)

@MTownTennis (Tennis)

@MTownRaiderBall (Baseball)

@BlueRaiderCheer (Cheerleading)

@MTownHoops (Boys Basketball)

@middletownASD (MASD)

Please follow our accounts for the most updated news and alerts.

Blue Raiders Championships and Awards

Middletown Blue Raiders

Championships and Awards

The lists provided have been researched through the PIAA, District III and Mid-Penn Conference websites.

If you know of any missing accolades or have any corrections, please complete our form to be sent to our Director of Athletics, Mr. Richard Reed.

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Middletown Teammates of the Week

Each week, Student-Athletes, Coaches and Faculty can nominate someone they feel is a great teammate for the past week.

The week begins on Monday and ends on Sunday at midnight. The list will be collected Monday of the next week and published to all the coaches and faculty members at Middletown area High School each Tuesday.
What makes a good teammate? Multiple reasons!

Here is a great quote by Kobe Bryant that can help sum it up:
"I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot."

The Blue Raiders instill the following leadership qualities P,R,I,D,E. When nominating a fellow Blue Raider, please list one of these qualities in your description.

P-erseverance, R-espect, I-ntegrity, D-iscipline, E-xcellence



Xavier Engleton, Indoor Track, Grade 12 - Honor
“Xavier is a great mentor in the hurdles. He is always looking for places to give tips to the rest of us, using the knowledge he has gained from his own training. I wouldn't be where I am now without him.” ~ Jeff Bowerman

Johnny McGrain, Soccer, 10th - Courage
“Johnny is always encouraging everyone on the team to get better. Even when there are players that don't play as much he tries to encourage them to work hard and not give up on playing time as one of our captains.”
~ Owen Campbell

Erin Hill, Varsity Field Hockey, 12th – Perseverance
“Erin has worked hard each day to improve and it definitely shows every time she makes a huge defensive stop on the field. She embraces her role whether it's on the sideline cheering on her teammates or make great plays on the field. Erin has a lot of contagious spirit and it’s fun to see it spread to her teammates.” ~ Coach Slavin

Sports Seasons

Fall Sports:

Boys & Girls Cross Country (Junior High / Varsity) AA
Cheerleading (Junior High / JV / Varsity)

Field Hockey (Junior High / JV) AA
Football (Freshman / JV / Varsity) AAA

Golf (Varsity) AA
Boys Soccer (JV / Varsity) AA

Girls Soccer (JV / Varsity) AA
Girls Tennis (Varsity) AA
Girls Volleyball (JV / Varsity) AAA

Winter Sports:

Boys Basketball (Junior High / JV / Varsity) AAAA

Girls Basketball (Junior High / JV / Varsity ) AAAA
Cheerleading (JV / Varsity)

Wrestling (Freshman / Varsity) AA

Spring Sports:

Baseball (JV / Varsity) AAAA

Boys Lacrosse** (Varsity)

Boys Soccer (Junior High)

Girls Soccer (Junior High)

Softball (JV / Varsity) AAAA

Boys Tennis (Varsity) AA

Boys Track & Field (Junior High / Varsity) AAA

Girls Track & Field (Junior High / Varsity) AAA


**Co-Op with Bishop McDevitt

Booster Club Information

More Information Coming Soon!

Middletown Athletic Hall of Fame

The committee of the newly formed Middletown Athletic Hall of Fame has selected the inaugural class of inductees.

Congratulations to the following MAHS alumnae who have been inducted in the Class of 2020 Middletown Hall of Fame!

Earl Brown '74

Tony Colston '64

Dave Grabuloff '93

Ben Olsen '95

Missy Stewart '86

Dave Twardzik '68

Paula Wilkins '90

Coach Ed Brunner

Coach Dennis Iezzi

Coach John Rowan

1968 Boys Basketball Team

NCAA Information

Coaches if you have any questions regarding collegiate athletics, please check the following site and or please feel free to ask the Director of Athletics for more information.

Technical Support Information & Department Apps




NFHS Network


FamilyID Tech Support (click here)

HUDL Tech Support (click here)

Mid Penn Conference

Official Athletic Site of the Mid-Penn Conference

District III

Official Athletic Site of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association District III


The Official site for the PIAA