• Ephrata catcher Ricki Bromirski (left) lays down the tag to get the Bears Blue runner at the plate during Friday’s LNP quarterfinal game at Clipper Magazine Stadium. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Late Bears’ rally dooms Ephrata in LNP Tourney

    Ephrata was two innings away from pulling off the upset in Friday night’s quarterfinal round of the 71st LNP (formerly New Era) Tournament for 16-and-under players at Lancaster Clipper Magazine Stadium. The seventh-seeded Lions (7-7 regular season)...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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  • Miller starts all-star game

    Ephrata High School and Millersville University product Brandon Miller continues to impress in his first season of professional baseball. And this week, he added another feather to his cap. Just last week, Miller was selected to play...

    • Posted August 3, 2016
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  • Becca Brown anchored the last leg of Adamstown’s first place girls open 200 free relay Saturday at the Division One Meet held at Overlook.
    Adamstown three-peats as Division One champs

    Wins 24 events en route to capturing title The Adamstown Gators swim team captured its third–straight Division One championship in dominant fashion this past Saturday at Overlook Pool. The Gators overwhelmed the competition, scoring 898.50 points to...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Denver’s Sierra Boyd competes in the girls 13-14 butterfly Saturday at the Division Three Meet held at Lititz Springs. Boyd went on to finish ninth.
    Denver claims third place at DivisionThree championships

    Westhafer is triple winner The Denver Sharks swim team scored 480 points to finish third overall in the team standings at the Division Three Swimming Championships held at Lititz Springs Pool. Elise Westhafer led all Denver swimmers...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Dylan Embiscuso (left) puts the tag on the runner during a recent midget league game. Photo by Stan Hall.
    Lions overcome 0-6 start to make LNP Tourney field

    The Ephrata Lions midget baseball team got off to a rocky start this season. In fact, the Lions, coached by first-year head man Matt Herbener, lost their first six games and appeared dead in the water. But...

    • Posted July 27, 2016
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  • Ephrata senior Nick Farlow, who became the first Mount to reach 1,000 career kills, was recently named to the PVCA AAA Boys Volleyball All-State Team. (Photo by Steve Heydt)
    Farlow named to All-State Team

      Ephrata senior boys volleyball player Nick Farlow picked up another post-season honor recently, one that recognizes him as one of the best in the State. The 2016 Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association Class AAA all-state team was...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • Ephrata lands 2017 PA American Legion Tourney

    While the Ephrata legion baseball team came up short in its attempt to land a slot in the 2016 Pennsylvania State Legion Tournament, the Post 429 squad has already qualified for the 2017 Tourney….with a stroke of...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • Ephrata starter Adam Schwartz delivers the pitch against Dallastown Tuesday in the Region 4 Tournament at Greene Twp. Park in Fayetteville. The Chryslers saw their season come to a close with a 9-1 loss. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Chryslers’ ride ends

      Dallastown’s Tye Golden had a day Tuesday afternoon in the Region 4 American Legion Tournament at Greene Twp. Park in Fayetteville. Unfortunately for Ephrata, it came at the expense of the Chryslers, who got this tournament...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • Ephrata High School graduate and current Seattle minor leaguer Brandon Miller (left) poses for a photo with Mariners’ ace Felix Hernandez this past Sunday. Hernandez pitched for Miller’s Everett AquaSox ballclub Sunday while on a rehab assignment.
    Miller dealing for Everett

     EHS product has tossed eight-straight scoreless innings Ephrata High School and recent Millersville University graduate Brandon Miller has seemed to have settled in as a member of the NorthWest League’s Everett AquaSox. This past Saturday at home against...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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  • Ephrata players and coaches celebrate with the District 10 American Legion championship trophy after defeating rival Penn Manor 8-5 in Tuesday’s championship game at War Memorial Field. It’s the Post 429ers’ fifth league crown in the past six seasons. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     District 10 crown returns to Ephrata

    Post 429ers earn sixth straight trip to Region 4 Tournament   History repeated itself for Austin Lowrey on Tuesday night. The 2015 Ephrata High School graduate was back on the same mound where he defeated Penn Manor...

    • Posted July 13, 2016
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