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    Cocalico’s DiMatteo, Wealand step down

    The local basketball coaching landscape will look a whole lot different next year. Last Wednesday, Ephrata girls coach Mike Garman announced he is stepping down after 15 seasons at the helm. And Monday morning, it was a...

    • Posted February 29, 2016
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  • Ephrata girls basketball coach Mike Garman has decided to step down after 15 seasons at the helm.
    Ephrata’s Garman steps down as girls’ basketball coach

    Mike Garman has decided to go out on top.The long-time Ephrata girls basketball coach, who recently won his third Section Two title with the Lady Mounts, confirmed Thursday night that he has decided to resign. He informed...

    • Posted February 25, 2016
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  • Cocalico’s Aidan Trynosky shoots over Wyomissing’s Ben Croft during Tuesday’s District game in Denver. Trynosky canned six treys in the game to score a game-high 22 points to lead his team to victoryofitability, “you’ve got to be willing to notch up your fertility budget,” O’Hara said.
    Eagles rip Wyomissing, headed to Chocolatetown

    The Cocalico Boys’ basketball team caught fire in the second half of Tuesday night’s District Three AAA opener, eliminating Wyomissing 66-41 in Denver. The Eagles (18-5) outscored the Spartans (17-8) 45-20 after the break as the two...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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    Local coaching legends selected for L-L League Hall of Fame

    A couple of Akron natives had a bit of a reunion Thursday night, Feb. 11, as they were inducted into the Lancaster-Lebanon League Hall of Fame during halftime of the final L-L finals’ game between the girls...

    • Posted February 17, 2016
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    BREAKING: Lescoe headed to Hobart College

    Tucker Lescoe has found a college home. Cocalico’s all-time leading scorer with 1,487 points, who considered several schools from each of the three divisions, decided Tuesday he will spend the next four years at Division Three power...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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    Ephrata Youth Soccer Spring Registration

    Children of all ages, sizes and skill levels are invited to register for the spring soccer season offered by the Ephrata Youth Soccer Club. Registration is at www.ephratasoccer.com and the deadline is Feb. 15 The EYSC offers...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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    Eagles down PM, fall to Rams in District quarters

    Cocalico had less than an hour Tuesday night at Central Dauphin to enjoy its first win at the District Duals under six-year Coach Matt Fittery. After knocking off fellow L-L opponent Penn Manor in an exciting 38-34...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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    Lady Mounts dump Mares, clinch Section Two title

    For the third time in the last eight years, the Ephrata girls basketball team found a way to win Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League. They did so Tuesday night in Quarryville, besting Solanco by a score...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Austin Jones (top) rides Penn Manor’s Nick Fafel in the finals at 106 pounds Saturday at the L-L League Tournament. Jones captured the title with a 5-1 victory over Fafel
    Jones Captures L-L Gold

    Cocalico places eight, Ephrata four Ephrata junior Austin Jones was a man on a mission. After failing to place in a stacked 106-pound field his freshman year, Jones finished fourth in the L-L League Tournament a year...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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    Wrestlers geared up for Lancaster-Lebanon League Meet

    After a week of rest, thanks to Mother Nature, wrestlers should be raring to go this weekend as they convene on Garden Spot High School for the annual Lancaster-Lebanon League Meet. First-round action gets started Friday afternoon...

    • Posted January 27, 2016
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