• Cocalico’s Stewart Martin (left) closes in on East Pennsboro quarterback
Tyler Stahlman during Friday’s District game in Denver.
    Eagles roll past East Pennsboro

    The Cocalico Eagles jumped into the District Three AAA Football Tournament Friday night with both feet Friday, blanking Mid-Penn Colonial Division Co-Champions East Pennsboro 35-0 in Denver. This was the third time the two had met in...

    • Posted November 12, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Nate Becker (center) competes during the middle section of Saturday’s State Cross Country Championship held in Hershey. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Becker leads local contingent at States

    Back in mid-season, an ankle injury prevented Ephrata junior Nate Becker from going head-to-head with Manheim Township junior Brian Delany, then the lone unbeaten runner in the L-L League. Saturday at the State Meet held on the...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Hunter Lehman fights for extra yardage during Friday’s season finale at Donegal. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Mounts fall to Donegal, finish season 0-10

    There were some good and bad to take away from Ephrata’s 67-21 season-ending loss at Donegal this past Friday. The Mounts finished their first Section Three season winless at 0-6, and were 0-10 overall this year. They’ll...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Jordan Welsh and her teammates suffered a season-ending 2-1 loss to Central Bucks East Tuesday night in the State Tournament. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Ephrata girls lose to CB East on late goal

    When Jenna Yarger took a feed from Taylor Moore and drilled it into the back of the net Tuesday night in the first round of the State Tournament at William Tennent High School, both Ephrata and Central...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Cocalico’s Matt Weinhold (20) steps out of a tackle during Friday’s 28-26 victory over Lancaster Catholic. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Weinhold returns to rush for 218 yards and two scores in win

    After missing the last four weeks due to an injury, Cocalico’s Matt Weinhold wanted to make an impact when he returned to the field for Friday’s regular-season finale at home vs. Lancaster Catholic. Mission accomplished. The 5-8,...

    • Posted November 5, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Patrick Griffith (42) gets set to hit Elco’s Tyler Knight during
Friday’s game at War Memorial.
    Coach sees progress in loss to Raiders

    Sometimes progress is measured in small steps. And according to Ephrata Coach Scott Shelley, the Mounts indeed made some progress Friday night in their final home game of the season vs. Elco. And while the scoreboard was...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Eagles suffer key loss to Solanco

    Cocalico Coach Dave Gingrich stood apart from his team as another coach addressed the players following the 14-7 loss to Solanco. As he spotted the reporter and nodded his approval to come over, Gingrich’s demeanor answered how...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Cocalico freshman Jamie Zamrin
finished 13th at Districts and qualified for the State Meet.
    Zamrin 13th, off to States

    Normally, your freshman year is one spent getting acquainted and acclimated. That’s not the case for Cocalico ninth grader Jamie Zamrin, however. This entire cross country season, she has not only become comfortable in her new surroundings,...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Ephrata cross country’s five State qualifiers include (left to right): Jordan Carvell, Zach Lefever, Nate Becker, Andrea Castillo and Taylor
Mahlandt.
    Ephrata sends five to States

    The Ephrata boys and girls cross country teams enjoyed great success during the regular season so it should come as no surprise that they continue to make great strides during the post-season. Last Wednesday at the District...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Ephrata’s Rebekah Pauley (5) boots the ball out of harm’s way during Tuesday’s District Semifinal game vs. Cumberland Valley.
    Ephrata falls to Eagles in semifinals, States await

    Cumberland Valley’s Cashlin Copley was money on her team’s first shot of the game Tuesday vs. Ephrata in the District Three Girls Soccer Semifinals played at Cedar Crest. And unfortunately for the Lady Mounts, it was a...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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