• Ephrata’s Kyle Lindberg (left) and Mason Klaus (28) guard in front of the Mountaineer net. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Ephrata gets offensive vs. CC

    For the first time in several seasons, Ephrata entered this season without that established “shutdown” defender. With so many new faces on the back end, if the Mounts were going to enjoy their normal success, they would...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Simeon Thorpe serves up a ball during a recent match. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Eagles fall to Streaks in league semifinals

    The final score told only part of the story Monday as Section Two runner-up Cocalico squared off against unbeaten Section One champ and perennial power Manheim Township in the L-L League team semifinals. The host Streaks pulled...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Katelyn Fisher forces the Warwick runner back to first base in Monday’s game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warwick cruises past Lady Mounts

    Monday’s girls softball game between Warwick and Ephrata featured two teams moving in opposite directions. Visiting Warwick, perhaps the surprise of the L-L League this year, kept things rolling against an Ephrata team that has been struggling...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Dylan Sattazahn (40) avoids LMH blockers Jarred Sands (2) and Garyd Martin (1) with a shot during Tuesday’s big match in Denver. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Having a blast

    Eagles dominate Blazers in first-place showdown Cocalico made a huge statement Tuesday night in Denver in its first place Section Two showdown with Lancaster Mennonite. In the past, the Eagles may have let their early 1-0 lead...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Brian Wentz (left) slides safely into second base during the Mounts 2-1 victory over Lampeter-Strasburg this past week. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
     Power outage cuts game short as Mounts drop two in-a-row

    Ephrata has made a habit over the years of winning games in its last at bat. It’s a knack that has served the Mounts well in helping them win three-straight Section Two titles and eight out of...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Emily Stauffer (shown here during the Manheim Central meet last week) broke her own school record in the shot put in Tuesday’s win at Solanco. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Cocalico, EHS girls remain perfect

    While there is still plenty of work to be done, it appears at the moment that a lot could be on the line when Cocalico and Ephrata girls track teams meet on the final day of the...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Brittany Ritter (4) slides into home plate safely ahead of the tag of Cocalico’s Alyssa Schmeck during Friday’s contest. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Third-inning eruption lifts Ephrata past Cocalico

    It was all about one inning in Friday’s girls softball clash between Cocalico and Ephrata held at Highland Elementary. Both starting pitchers&tstr;Jenna Yarger of Ephrata and Cocalico’s Meghan Cervantes&tstr; cruised through the first two and a half...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Travis Troutman cruises down the stretch to clinch a win in the 1600 relay Monday vs. Lampeter-Strasburg. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Ephrata streaks past L-S

    Monday was a day about streaks for the Ephrata High School track team. On April 29, 2013, the Mountaineer boys defeated Lebanon by the slim margin of 76-74. That happened to be the last time the Ephrata...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • Cocalico freshman Jamie Zamrin won a pair of events Monday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     CHS girls cruise past E-town

    With the uncertainty of the weather in the early spring, coaches never quite know what they are going to get from their team when&tstr;bad weather or not&tstr; it’s time to compete. Fortunately for Cocalico track Coach Ron...

    • Posted March 25, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s AAA girls 400 freestyle relay team shares a “high five” celebration before the start of the PIAA 400 relay consolation final heat. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Lady Eagles leave Bucknell without a medal

    There certainly is no shame at all in not coming home with a medal at the State Swimming Championships. Afterall, the competition is the best the State has to offer, and Pennsylvania is pretty good. However, the...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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