• Ephrata’s Dagen Young dives for a ball during a recent game held at Reading’s First Energy Stadium. Young and the Chryslers will begin post-season play this week. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Chryslers clicking on all cylinders heading to playoffs

    Carry 11-game win streak into the post-season   After the District 10 American Legion League folded following last season, the Ephrata Chryslers were fortunate enough to join the Lebanon County League this year. And while there has...

    • Posted July 10, 2019
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  • Zach Lefever and female champion Sam Shields get together following the race. Shields, from Lititz, is a teammate of Lefever’s at the University of Pittsburgh. Photos by Dick Wanner
    Can’t catch ‘Le-Fever’

    Ephrata grad breezes to second Firecracker title; Lititz’s Shields takes women’s crown     The last time Zach Lefever won the Ephrata Firecracker Run, which was his first title, the Ephrata High School graduate barely had enough...

    • Posted July 10, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Zac McGillan delivers a pitch against Downingtown Friday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Ephrata repeats as champions of the ‘Clash’

    After dropping a pair of one-run games in league play late last week, the Ephrata Chryslers American Legion team found its groove once again this past weekend. Hosting some of the top teams in the Mid-Atlantic for...

    • Posted July 3, 2019
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  • Cocalico’s Noah Palm throws a pass during the District Finals vs. Manheim Central in November. Palm was recently selected as L-L Player of the Year by the Manheim Touchdown Club. Review File Photo
    Eagles’ Palm selected as Player of the Year by MTC

    Cocalico junior Noah Palm was recently recognized as the top high school football player in the L-L League for this past fall’s campaign. The quarterback/safety, who also was one of the top punters in the league, was...

    • Posted June 12, 2019
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  • Cocalico’s Corrie Lescoe (center) fights off a check to the back during Saturday’s State Quarterfinals vs. Springfield at Exeter Township High School. Photo by Travis Boyd
    Cougars close out Cocalico

    Eagles’ successful season ends in State Quarterfinals In the aftermath of Saturday’s 16-5 loss to Springfield-Delco in the State 2A Quarterfinals at Exeter Township High School, it felt more like a beginning than an end for the...

    • Posted June 5, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Tyler Shue (left) leads the pack down the stretch of the State 800-meter run Saturday. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    The golden feat of Shue

    Ephrata junior wins State 800 title Standing atop the podium in Shippensburg’s Seth Grove Stadium in 2019 was the only goal for Ephrata’s Tyler Shue after finishing second in the 800 a year ago at the PIAA...

    • Posted May 29, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Mary Campbell glides along during the State 1,600-meter run Saturday at Shippensburg University. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Campbell claims State sixth-place medal in 1,600

      A little over a week ago, Mary Campbell thought her 2019 track and field season was over. Despite shaving nearly seven seconds off her own school record with a time of 5:02.47, the Ephrata junior distance...

    • Posted May 29, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Bryson Rhee (20) makes a move around a Cumberland Valley defender during Tuesday’s Dis-trict playoff game at Mountaineer Field. Rhee scored six goals and added two assist to lead the Mounts in the loss. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    CV overcomes early Ephrata lead to eliminate Mounts

      Ephrata got the start it wanted Tuesday night vs. Cumberland Valley in the district Class 3A playoff opener at Mountaineer Field. The Mounts jumped out to a quick 4-1 lead and looked as though they would...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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  • Ephrata’s Tyler Shue crosses the finish line in front of Manheim Township’s Evan Dorenkamp and Leba-non’s Riley Klick to win the gold in the 800 Saturday at the L-L League Meet at Hempfield. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Golden Shue: Junior wins 800, sets school record in 1600

    Tyler Shue had a big decision to make. The reigning L-L League and District champ as well as State runner-up in the 800 trailed Lebanon’s Riley Klick by a good 30 meters heading into the second to...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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  • Cocalico sophomore Olivia Sensenig comes in for a landing in the girls’ long jump. She won three medals Saturday, including gold in the long jump. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Sensenig & Gingrich claim first L-L titles

    Olivia Sensenig picked the right time to come up with the biggest two jumps of her young high school career. Saturday at the L-L League Meet at Hempfield, the sophomore broke her personal record in the long...

    • Posted May 16, 2019
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