• In a tangle of feet and bodies, Ephrata’s Kay Liebl (left) is literally run over by Cedar Crest midfielder CeCe Fiorentino late in Friday’s District Three play-in game in Cornwall. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Ephrata falls to Falcons in District play-in game

      Back on September 25, Ephrata suffered one of its worst losses of the season in a 4-1 setback at home at the hands of Cedar Crest. Friday night in Cornwall, those same teams lined up again,...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  •  Kreider caps career at States

      There is something to be said for qualifying to play in a state high school tournament in any sport. When it’s an individual sport the wins and the losses come from one source. Yourself. On Monday...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Lexi Palm (10) controls the ball in front of teammate Lyndsay Engle (9) and an unidentified CV player Tuesday night in District Three first-round action in Witmer. (Photo by Denise Mitchell)
     Once again, CV edges Lady Eagles

      As was projected 10 days ago, a repeat of the Lancaster-Lebanon League girls’ soccer quarterfinal between Cocalico and Conestoga Valley did take place in Witmer on Tuesday night. The District Three power rankings set up the...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s DJ Fabiani (5) hits the hole during Friday night’s Section Two tussle vs. Manheim Central. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Barons overcome Eagles with second-half surge

    Manheim Central has one of the most tradition-rich programs in District Three, if not the state. But after watching his team play a mistake-filled first half in their key Section Two battle Friday night at Cocalico, first-year...

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Nikita Patrushev (left) and teammate Angel Castillo (far right) closely mark Wilson’s Christian Sload during Tuesday night’s District Three playoff game in West Lawn. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Wilson edges Ephrata on PKs

    Ephrata got defensive Tuesday night in it’s District Three playoff opener at sixth -seeded Wilson. The Mounts came out in a formation with just one forward, stressing defense to negate the skill and speed of the Bulldogs....

    • Posted October 28, 2015
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  • Below, Matt Kreider of Ephrata watches an iron shot. Kreider finished tied for second with Jacob Macinanti of Manheim Township.
    Ephrata senior punches ticket with round of 76

    Ephrata’s Matt Kreider is the Lancaster-Lebanon League’s last man standing, following the PIAA Eastern Regional Boys AAA golf tournament on Monday in Fleetwood. The Mounts senior covered the more than 6600 yard Golden Oaks Golf Club layout...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Rowan Lapi (20) settles the ball during Saturday’s game vs. Conestoga Valley.
    CV stuns Cocalico in second overtime

      It took nine tries, feeding leading scorer Gianna Yurchak. But after more than 106 minutes, the Conestoga Valley junior broke a scoreless tie with Cocalico in Saturday’s quarterfinal round of the Lancaster-Lebanon Girls Soccer Tournament. the...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Chris Hershberger (21) gets upended by Hempfield’s Jared Bitterman during Saturday’s L-L Quarterfinal at CV. (Photo by Steve Heydt)
    Mounts fall to Hempfield in L-L quarterfinals

      For a large portion of Saturday’s L-L Quarterfinal game at Conestoga Valley, Ephrata controlled the play against Section One runner-up Hempfield. The Mounts had more chances, out-shot the Black Knights (12-8) and held a 5-1 advantage...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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  • Cocalico sophomore Jamie Zamrin is all smiles after winning the L-L League crown Tuesday. (Photo by Steve Heydt)
    Zamrin wins L-L title, Lefever boys’ runner-up

      Cocalico sophomore Jamie Zamrin ran away from the field to capture the Lancaster-Lebanon League Cross Country Meet Tuesday afternoon at the Ephrata Middle School. Zamrin covered the 3.1 mile course in 19:19.9, nine seconds in front...

    • Posted October 21, 2015
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    L-S sinks Eagles in final seconds

    Cocalico prides itself on being a disciplined football team. It has been one of the keys to the Eagles’ success the last decade or so under Coach Dave Gingrich. However, Monday night at Lampeter-Strasburg, in a game...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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