• VFW helps with soldier’s remains

    On Friday, Dec. 14, 75-year-old Barbara Dixon drove three hours from Middletown, Delaware to Ephrata. Her destination was VFW Post 3376, and her goal was to be reunited with her brother, Ronald, who had died and was...

    • Posted January 9, 2019
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  • Cocalico freshman Todd Fritz (top) turns his opponent Rowan Badler of Wyomissing during action at the Governor Mifflin Holiday Tournament. Fritz pinned Badler on his way to earning a fifth-place medal at 120 pounds. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Five Eagles medal at Mifflin

    Wrestlers from Cocalico and six other Lancaster-Lebanon League teams took to the mats in Shillington last Friday and Saturday. The venue was the 45th annual Governor Mifflin Holiday Tournament. The Eagles scored 86 team points, good for...

    • Posted January 2, 2019
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  • Cocalico bowler Hunter Keller gets set to roll a shot during last Thursday’s big match vs. Garden Spot. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Eagles bowlers roll into first place; Knock off Spartans in battle of unbeatens

    The top two Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Three bowling teams toed the line last Thursday at 222 Dutch Lanes Center in Akron. Two-time defending champion Cocalico came into the match with a points record of 19-2 over three...

    • Posted December 26, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Carter Nuneville (4), whose late free throws would seal the victory, looks to dish to a teammate in front of Lancaster Catholic’s Devin Atkinson. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Cocalico boys knock off Catholic in fantastic finish

    Nuneville’s free throws give Eagles 59-58 victory The Cocalico and Lancaster Catholic boys’ basketball teams left it all on the floor last Wednesday in Denver. The Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Three/Four crossover game featured 11 lead changes (three...

    • Posted December 26, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Hanah Greenly (5) brings the ball up the court during Monday’s game vs. Northern Lebanon. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Beaten at the buzzer

    Cocalico stunned by Vikings on last-second shot With the score tied at 35, Northern Lebanon girls’ basketball head coach Ken Battistelli called time out with 9.7 seconds left on the clock. Whatever he drew up seemed to...

    • Posted December 19, 2018
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  • Eagles sink host CV to win tourney title

    The Cocalico boys’ basketball team topped reigning District Three finalist Kutztown 56-50 on Friday evening. The Eagles also outlasted host Conestoga Valley 49-42 Saturday night. The two wins gave Cocalico the Buckskins’ Tip-off Championship. Long-range shooting and...

    • Posted December 12, 2018
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  • Warwick tops Ephrata for Red Rose Midget A title

    Warwick avenged a regular season loss to Ephrata Sunday afternoon on Eldon Rettew Field at Manheim Central High School. With the 26-16 victory over the Mounts, the Warriors are the Red Rose Football League A Division Champions....

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Elijah Knowles releases a pass to one of his receivers in last Saturday’s 20-0 shutout of Conestoga Valley. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Mounts top CV, advance to Red Rose finals

    A ball control offense and a stifling defense keyed the Ephrata Midget A-Team to a 20-0 win Saturday night over Conestoga Valley on the Lancaster Catholic High School turf. The win vaults the Mounts into this Saturday...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Claire Schwartz (35) wins a headball during Tuesday’s District Semifinals vs. Central Dauphin at Hersheypark Stadium. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Rams edge Ephrata in District semis

    Lady Mounts to play for third place, State berth, Saturday While the field was tilted toward the Ephrata net for much of the second half Tuesday at Hersheypark Stadium in the District Three girls’ 4A Semifinals, top-seeded...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Cocalico sophomore Ammala Moua (center), flanked by her father Levy (left) and Coach Chip Kappesser, qualified for States Monday with a round of 80 in the PIAA East Regional held at Golden Oaks Golf Club in Fleetwood.
    Moua headed to States

    Cocalico sophomore punches ticket after placing 9th at regionals For the third-straight post-season tournament, Cocalico sophomore Ammala Moua bested her freshman performance on the golf course. By doing so on Monday at Golden Oaks Golf Club in...

    • Posted October 17, 2018
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