• Jordan Page
    Page, ‘Cuse fall to UConn in title game

    In its first-ever NCAA Tournament final, the No. 4 Syracuse University field hockey team suffered a 1-0 setback to No. 3 Connecticut on Sunday afternoon at the Field Hockey and Lacrosse Complex on the campus of the...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • Cocalico team members Denny Boyer (52) and John Fry (54), as well as others, celebrate the Eagles 24-6 victory over Daniel Boone Friday in the District semifinals. Cocalico earned a trip to the finals where they’ll face unbeaten Bishop McDevitt Friday night at Hersheypark Stadium.
    Eagles headed to Hershey

    Punch ticket to District finals with 24-6 win over Boone Back in Week Five, Cocalico was humbled, 42-0 by Lampeter-Strasburg on its home turf. At the time, no one would have predicted the Eagles would be playing...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • Ephrata Middle School cheerleaders Gwen Rearich (left) and Jamie Lanza will perform in the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday.
    EMS cheerleaders to perform in Thanksgiving Day Parade

    Gwen Rearich and Jamie Lanza, from Ephrata Middle School, are two of over 500 junior high and high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the U.S. who will perform in the 95th annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade,...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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  • Players toe the line during action from the 11th annual Dodgeball For Diabetes Tournament Friday in Ephrata. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    11th Dodgeball Tourney in the books

    Three, Two, One, Go! And with those simple instructions from the referees, the 11th annual Dodgeball for Diabetes fund-raiser tournament was underway last Friday at the Ephrata Senior High School. When you hear about a dodgeball tournament,...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s John Fry (54) and Jake Keifer (67) celebrate the Eagles’ 28-18 victory over West York.
Abdul Saad (68) recovers a fumble in the Eagles’ 28-18 victory over West York Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Eagles take bite out of Bulldogs

    Cocalico has accumulated a lot of wins in its illustrious history as a District Three football power. But according to Eagle Coach Dave Gingrich, Friday’s 28-18 victory over second-seeded West York, which vaulted Cocalico into the District...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Cocalico graduate Jordan Page leads the fourth-ranked Syracuse Orange into the NCAA Final Four this weekend. (Mike Okoniewski/Syracuse Athletic Communications)
    Page receives honor, joins Morgan at Final Four

    Cocalico graduate and Syracuse University senior Jordan Page was one of five members of the No. 4 Orange field hockey team to earn 2014 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-Mideast Region accolades, the NFHCA announced on Monday morning. Page...

    • Posted November 19, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Stewart Martin (left) closes in on East Pennsboro quarterback
Tyler Stahlman during Friday’s District game in Denver.
    Eagles v. West York for semifinal berth

    This week, the going gets tougher Eagles to face two seed West York with A week ago, little went wrong for Cocalico as the Eagles easily rolled past East Pennsboro, 35-0 in the first round of the...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • Kevin Pletz is shown talking to his team during a timeout this past season. Pletz, who spent five yeas as EHS boys lacrosse coach, recently
stepped down from his position.
    Pletz steps down as EHS lax coach

    Kevin Pletz had the unenviable task of replacing a local legend when he was named to succeed Ephrata boys lacrosse Coach Mike Ream, who passed away suddenly at the start of the 2010 season. But Pletz, an...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Savannah Graybill, a 2006 Cocalico High School grad, is going
to Germany, Switzerland, France, Austria and Russia as the number one qualifier for the USA skeleton team.
    Qualifies first for US Skeleton team, named grant winner

    While we are dealing locally with the leaves coming off the trees and the first of the sub-freezing temperature mornings, one of our own is preparing for a world class athletic adventure. Cocalico High School 2006 grad...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Cocalico graduate Jordan Page leads the fourth-ranked Syracuse Orange
into the NCAA Tournament, which gets underway this weekend.
    Field hockey players making an impact on the college turf

    Northern Lancaster County is well-represented in the college field hockey ranks this season, with numerous players competing at all three levels. The following is an update of each player and how they have fared this season: Division...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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