• Ephrata bounces back strong to handle LCD/LC

    After breezing through the first seven games of their schedule with perfect 7-0 record, the Ephrata boys lacrosse team hit a couple potholes this past week, losing first to Penn Manor and then in a non-league tilt...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Schwartz hurls Mounts past Comets

    In cold, windy and occasional snowy conditions Tuesday at Penn Manor, Ephrata had the perfect guy to send to the mound for that situation in senior Adam Schwartz. A four-year starter and UConn signee, Schwartz throws hard,...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  •  Mounts hold on to turn back Cocalico

      As much success as the Ephrata boys lacrosse has tasted over the years, Cocalico has always been a tough out for them. In fact, the two teams have met three times in the past two years...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Fittery steps down as Eagles’ mat coach

      Matt Fittery was a man on a mission when he took over as head coach of the Cocalico wrestling program eight years ago. Although the squad he inherited was extremely low on numbers and barely competitive,...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Cocalico drops fourth-straight, falls to Cougars 14-7

    At times this season, the Cocalico boys lacrosse team has resembled the one that made a nice District run a year ago. Unfortunately, there have been other times the Eagles have struggled to put it together at...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • Ephrata opens up girls hoop job

    The Ephrata High School girls basketball program will be under new leadership next winter after now former head coach Todd Moyer was recently told his position would be vacated. The 52-year-old Moyer, who had no prior head...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Stephanie Kochel (right) slides into second base ahead of the tag of Ephrata shortstop Cadie Fry Tuesday afternoon. Photo by Travis Boyd
    Seventh-inning rally lifts Cocalico past Lady Mounts

    In taking over a 5-11 team from a year ago, first-year Cocalico Coach Dave Dunkelberger focused a lot of the off-season on changing the collective mindset of his team, teaching them how to persevere through tough situations....

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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  • Sherk, Eagles claim three medals at States

    LEWISBURG—As the action wound down Saturday night at the PIAA Swim Championships held at Bucknell University’s Kinney Natatorium, Cocalico sophomore Zach Sherk has a smile as wide as the pool as he reflected on what he and...

    • Posted March 21, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Ben Fromm (right) ties up with Nate Stine of Blue Mountain in the first round of States last Thursday at Giant Center in Hershey. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Tough weekend in Hershey for Cocalico

    Eagle trio comes away without a medal at State Tournament The State Wrestling Championships can sometimes be a cruel animal to even some of the best grapplers in the Commonwealth. It’s just the nature of the beast....

    • Posted March 14, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Zach Sherk captured the gold medal in the 100 breaststroke at the District Three Swimming Championships held at Cumberland Valley this past weekend. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Sherk wins gold & Eagle boys claim second in team standings

    According to Cocalico swimming coach Kylie Turner, Zach Sherk walked onto the pool deck at Cumberland Valley calm and confident Saturday morning. By the time the sophomore hit the water, it was a different story. “It was...

    • Posted March 7, 2018
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