• Goss gives instruction on the basics before instruments are brought out
    Ephrata Band Gets 2015 Season Underway

    The Ephrata High School marching unit officially kicked off the 2015 season with daylong band camp from July 30 through Aug. 6 under the direction of second-year director Steve Goss. The new field show will debut at...

    • Posted August 13, 2015
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  • Brenden Molchany of the Ephra¬ta Dragons delivers vs. the War¬wick Phillies Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warwick downs Ephrata in 2-1 duel

    A t the time it looked as if Friday’s 12U showdown in Lititz was going to be a precursor to what lies ahead. The game didn’t mean much as far as the standings were concerned. But with...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Ephrata infielder Ethan Sipe fields a ground ball and fires to first base for an out during recent District 10 action. (Ephrata Review file photo)
     Chryslers improve to 9-3

      Ephrata Legion coach Derek Sipe has been honest with his players right from the get-go. Playing a demanding schedule with a lot of non-league games in the mix, the Chryslers’ skipper is keeping his focus on...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Brian Wentz (17) is signaled safe at second during Mon¬day’s game at Warwick. Warrior second baseman Tyler Martin (4) looks on. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Warriors prevail, out-slug Ephrata

    Drew Keller was sitting fastball against Ephrata’s Austin Lowery. The Warwick senior didn’t get that pitch. But it didn’t matter. Keller adjusted to a first-pitch curve from Lowery and smashed his first varsity home run, a two-run...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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    Skeeball wizard: Comedic documentary being shown at Penn Cinema

    From his boredom on the beach as a kid, Aaron Re has come a long way. His outlet was skeeball. And the 45-year-old southcentral Pennsylvania resident went from winning water park passes in Wildwood’s boardwalk arcades to...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • With the help of Ephrata Lions’ Club member Jack Forney (left), Phil¬lies’ legend Steve Carlton (right) signs a jersey at the Ephrata Card Show last Saturday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Silent to the media for years, Carlton opens up at Card Show

    In Philadelphia, there are few sports fans who don’t know of radio personality Howard Eskin. But his listeners would have been surprised to hear a tale that Philadelphia Phillies’ legend Steve Carlton shared about him last Saturday...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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    Colts hold off Cocalico

      Trailing by one point in the dwindling seconds, the Cocalico girls basketball team had multiple options against Cedar Cliff on their final play. Sophomore guard Emily Fassnacht was the first option and she got a good...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino glides through the water in the 100 back on her way to one of her four gold medals Tuesday at the L-L Meet. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Cocalico makes big splash

     Lady Eagles finish second, bring home six gold medals The Cocalico girls took their best shot at Manheim Township on Tuesday night in the L-L League Swimming Championships. They split up their relays to try to collect as...

    • Posted February 11, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Christian Miles (left) battles Warwick’s Kyle Weaver for the loose ball during Friday’s game in Ephrata. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warriors overcome Zimmerman’s 25-point night to beat the Mounts

    As a young team, the Ephrata boys are well aware of their vulnerability late in games. Last Friday, Warwick knew it too. “We don’t have a lot of depth,” Mounts’ coach Jason Coletti said. “I’ve got to...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Nate Zimmerman (right) pulls down a rebound in front of Manheim Central’s Ryan Carlino during Monday’s season-opener.
    Walsh, Barons spoil Mounts’ season debut

    The odds weren’t good for the Ephrata boys. The fact that their opening-night opponent Manheim Central had all its starters back from the team that advanced to the District Three Triple-A championship game last year was one...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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