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One streak ends, another continues
The Ephrata girl swimmers out-pointed their competition from Cocalico for the first time since 2011 while the Eagle boys continued their winning ways against the Mounts that started the same year. Each team calls the Ephrata Rec...
- Posted January 18, 2017
Cocalico drops Lebanon to set up Friday’s showdown
After Tuesday night’s victories, Cocalico and Lampeter-Strasburg sit at 6-0 atop Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League in girls’ basketball. The two teams go face-to-face for the first time Friday night in Denver for the first clear...
- Posted January 11, 2017
Barons hold off Cocalico
The supporting cast stepped up for Manheim Central Tuesday evening in Denver, as the Barons (4-0 League, 7-0 overall) held off Cocalico (2-2, 2-7) 55-42 in Section Two play in the Lancaster-Lebanon League. The win vaults Manheim...
- Posted January 4, 2017
Engle’s career night leads Cocalico past Lady Mounts
Senior posts 24 points, 13 boards in win The first of two Section Two girls’ basketball games between backyard rivals Ephrata and Cocalico went to the home team, as the Lady Eagles held off the Lady Mounts...
- Posted December 28, 2016
Fromm takes gold at PM Tourney
The referee blew his whistle and slapped the mat 16 seconds into the second period. With that signal, Cocalico junior Ben Fromm became the 195 pound champion at the 30th annual Penn Manor Holiday Tournament. Fromm pinned...
- Posted December 21, 2016
Sweet Caroline: Stauffer eyes 1,000 after breaking three-point mark in win over GS
As the final horn ended Monday night at the Ephrata Middle School, the strains of Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” began over the public-address system in the gym. The Ephrata girls’ basketball team had just held off a...
- Posted December 21, 2016
It’s ‘go time’ for State Legion Tournament preparation
As reported in this publication in July, the Ephrata Legion baseball team will host the 2017 State Legion Tournament next summer. Preparations for this tremendous undertaking have now begun for the July 25-29 competition and the Post...
- Posted December 7, 2016
92-year-old veteran recalls WWII officer program
For World War II Veteran Dick Hershey, Veterans Day and Washington’s birthday both have special meaning to him. The 92-year-old Hershey grew up in Manheim, but for the past year, has lived in Ephrata at Keystone Villa...
- Posted November 10, 2016
Mounts’ season ends in District Quarters
Top-seeded Hempfield beats Ephrata for second time in two weeks Ephrata’s 15-win boys soccer season came to an end Saturday night on Kruis Field at Manheim Township High School in Neffsville. The ninth ranked Mounts (15-5-1) fell...
- Posted November 2, 2016
Cocalico torches Blazers, claims Section Three title
For the second time in three years, the Cocalico girls’ volleyball team is the Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Three champion. The Lady Eagles (10-1 Section, 12-3 overall) broke a tie with Lancaster Mennonite (9-2, 11-6) by scores of...
- Posted October 26, 2016