• Ephrata’s Ryan Holochuck (18) is closely marked by a Cocalico defender during last Wednesday’s contest. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Mounts squeak by Penn Manor

    One shot hit the side of the net with 1:30 left in the game and a second whizzed by the goal at the final horn as the Ephrata boy’s lacrosse team held on for a 5-4 win...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Peneal Wolde (left) tries to out-kick Tyler Steely of Manheim Central during the 400 meter dash Monday in Manheim. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     EHS girls run win streak to 27

    Junior Kay Liebl won four events to lead the Ephrata girl’s (4-0 League, 5-1 overall) to their 27th consecutive Section Two track win with a 94-56 triumph over Manheim Central (1-2, 2-2) Monday. In boys’ action, the...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Mitchell North (right) makes a charge up the field during Monday’s game vs. Berks Catholic. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
     Eagles take down Comets

    “Lacrosse is hands down, all about momentum,” said Cocalico Boy’s Coach Matt Oberly, after his team had beaten Penn Manor last Thursday in Denver 13-5. The game itself certainly bore that out when the Eagles found the...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Courtney Forry (right) is closely marked by the LCD/Lan¬caster Catholic defender during Monday’s contest. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    LCD/Catholic cruises past Lady Eagles

    Last year, the girl’s lacrosse teams from Lancaster Country Day/Lancaster Catholic and Cocalico played three games plus an overtime period with only one goal of difference between the two. This included Lancaster-Lebanon and District Three playoff games....

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Nate Fassnacht (left) gets into third in front of the Hershey defender Monday on the Mounts’ first game on their new turf at War Memorial Field. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
     Mounts walk-off in first game on new turf field

    An errant throw skidded toward the left field corner Tuesday, allowing Ephrata to score the winning run in the bottom of the seventh inning, ending the first ever high school baseball game on the new turf at...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Ephrata High School graduate and Millersville University sophomore pitcher Brandon Miller made a return to the War Memorial mound Monday, earning a complete-game victory. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Miller’s time at ‘The War’

    Former Ephrata pitcher Brandon Miller mowed down the last 14 batters he faced to lead Millersville University baseball to a 4-3 win Monday morning on the new turf at the Ephrata War Memorial field. The Marauders (16-6...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s top player Lukas Olson hits a return during Monday’s match vs. Annville-Cleona. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Ephrata cools off A-C, falls to Blue Streaks

    Two days and opposite ends of the scoreboard for the Ephrata boy’s tennis team, which opened the 2015 Lancaster-Lebanon League season this week. Match one went to the hometown Mounts by a 7-0 score Monday in a...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Ian Wettlaufer studies his shot during recent action. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Bowlers roll on into post-season

    The Lancaster-Lebanon League team bowling championships were held last Thursday at Cedar Lanes in Lebanon, with number one seed Penn Manor taking home the hardware for the second straight year. The top two teams from each of...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • Seven Cocalico athletes announced their college intentions during a ceremony in the school library on Feb. 4. They included (front row, left to right): Sidney Evans, Courtney Forry and Olivia Haas. (Back, l-r): Dana DeBalko, Sam Marino, Natalie Sukanick and Lauren Marte. (Photo by Denise Mitchell)
     Seven Cocalico seniors sign with schools

    Much of the attention Wednesday, February 4 was on college football. More specifically, it was signing day for high school seniors committing to play next year at the NCAA Division One or Division Two level in all...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Trevor Fichtorn (left) has his hand raised after earning a dramatic victory in the finals to win his first Sectional title Saturday at Governor Mifflin. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Fichtorn strikes gold

    Cocalico’s Trevor Fichthorn rode a late reversal all the way to the gold medal stand Saturday in the Section IV Wrestling Tournament at Governor Mifflin Intermediate School. The junior 145 pounder led 4-2 until the 1:12 mark...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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