• Nicole Buitrago (right) of Ephrata poses with teammate Hannah Appel at the National Championships held in Houston, Texas.
    EHS senior wins national title in Taekwon-Do

    On December 7, 17-year old Nicole Buitrago flew home from Houston, Texas as a Junior Female 120-pound National Champion in Taekwon-Do (TKD). The diminutive five-foot tall Ephrata High School senior captured the top prize in the Patterns,...

    • Posted December 17, 2014
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    Graybill fifth in WC event

    Cocalico graduate Savannah Graybill reached the podium in her first World Cup race of her skeleton career this past Friday at the first World Cup event of the season held in Lake Placid, NY. Graybill, who recently...

    • Posted December 17, 2014
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  • Adam Miller (left) of Cocalico squares off against an opponent at the Penn Manor Tournament this past weekend. Miller went on to place sixth overall at the 126-pound weight class. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Cocalico wrestlers compete in Penn Manor Tourney

    The Cocalico wrestling team kicked off its 2014-15 season over the weekend by participating in the 28th annual Penn Manor Holiday tournament in Millersville. A total of 28 teams, including one each from Delaware and Virginia, went...

    • Posted December 17, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Natalie Sukanick (right) closely guards Ephrata’s Kasey Umana (11) during last Wednesday’s game in Ephrata. Lady Eagle Coach Tony DiMatteo is in back giving some instructons to his team. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    White’s 34-point effort fells PV

    The Cocalico girls basketball team came into the season considered a top challenger in their new Section Three home. And after three games, the Lady Eagles have certainly backed up that billing. Monday night at Pequea Valley...

    • Posted December 17, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Damien Ricks (left) drives to the hoop past Ephrata defenders Christian Miles (10), Danny Gerola and Sam Cable during last Wednesday’s game at the Ephrata Middle School. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Lescoe’s 37-point night fuels win over Braves

    Cocalico’s Tucker Lescoe has shown the ability to light up the scoreboard a time or two. And Monday night in the home opener vs. Pequea Valley, the 6-0 junior guard did just that in the Section Three-Four...

    • Posted December 17, 2014
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  • Emily White is the top returning scorer for Cocalico.
    Lady Eagles should challenge in new Section Three home

    It’s a season of change for the Cocalico girls basketball team, which makes the move down to Section Three from Section Two. And while the Lady Eagles would have preferred to stay in Two, especially since they’ll...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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  • Ephrata senior Kelly Liebl returns to lead the Lady Mounts.
    Ephrata looks to make a run at Section Two title

    A year ago, Ephrata overcame the loss of six seniors as some youngsters who were thrown into the fire grew up fast. The end result was a solid 10-12 overall campaign, which gave us a glimpse to...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Sam Marino swims to a win in the 200 free Monday at Manheim Township.
    Eagle swimmers fall to Township

    Sometimes you know how good a team or a player is the minute you see them walk on the floor, the field or in this case, jump in the pool. There are times that you may not...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Nate Zimmerman (right) pulls down a rebound in front of Manheim Central’s Ryan Carlino during Monday’s season-opener.
    Walsh, Barons spoil Mounts’ season debut

    The odds weren’t good for the Ephrata boys. The fact that their opening-night opponent Manheim Central had all its starters back from the team that advanced to the District Three Triple-A championship game last year was one...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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  • Members of the Ephrata girls basketball team celebrate their title at the Fleetwood Tournament this past Saturday. In the championship game, the Lady Mounts upended the host Tigers, 49-45 in overtime.
    Lady Mounts win title at Fleetwood Tourney

    Ephrata girls Coach Mike Garman has seen just about everything in his years on the sidelines. However, Saturday’s Fleetwood Tournament title game between his Lady Mounts and the host Tigers may just take the cake for one...

    • Posted December 10, 2014
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