• Cocalico’s Joel Smoker (facing, left to right), Mitch Stauffer and Dylan Sattazahn go up for the block at¬temtp against Nick Farlow (25) of Ephrata as the Mounts’ Sandron Yang (10) looks on during Tuesday’s match in Denver. (Photo by Stan Hall)
      Eagles complete season sweep of Ephrata

    All three games were tight, but Cocalico ruled the court in the backyard battle with Ephrata in Section Two boys’ volleyball in Denver Tuesday night. The 3-0 game score was a bit deceiving as the Eagles (8-0...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Kyle Lindberg (left) and Mason Klaus (28) guard in front of the Mountaineer net. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Ephrata gets offensive vs. CC

    For the first time in several seasons, Ephrata entered this season without that established “shutdown” defender. With so many new faces on the back end, if the Mounts were going to enjoy their normal success, they would...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Simeon Thorpe serves up a ball during a recent match. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Eagles fall to Streaks in league semifinals

    The final score told only part of the story Monday as Section Two runner-up Cocalico squared off against unbeaten Section One champ and perennial power Manheim Township in the L-L League team semifinals. The host Streaks pulled...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Ryan Holochuck (18) is closely marked by a Cocalico defender during last Wednesday’s contest. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
    Mounts squeak by Penn Manor

    One shot hit the side of the net with 1:30 left in the game and a second whizzed by the goal at the final horn as the Ephrata boy’s lacrosse team held on for a 5-4 win...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Katelyn Fisher forces the Warwick runner back to first base in Monday’s game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warwick cruises past Lady Mounts

    Monday’s girls softball game between Warwick and Ephrata featured two teams moving in opposite directions. Visiting Warwick, perhaps the surprise of the L-L League this year, kept things rolling against an Ephrata team that has been struggling...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Peneal Wolde (left) tries to out-kick Tyler Steely of Manheim Central during the 400 meter dash Monday in Manheim. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     EHS girls run win streak to 27

    Junior Kay Liebl won four events to lead the Ephrata girl’s (4-0 League, 5-1 overall) to their 27th consecutive Section Two track win with a 94-56 triumph over Manheim Central (1-2, 2-2) Monday. In boys’ action, the...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Dylan Sattazahn (40) avoids LMH blockers Jarred Sands (2) and Garyd Martin (1) with a shot during Tuesday’s big match in Denver. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Having a blast

    Eagles dominate Blazers in first-place showdown Cocalico made a huge statement Tuesday night in Denver in its first place Section Two showdown with Lancaster Mennonite. In the past, the Eagles may have let their early 1-0 lead...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Brian Wentz (left) slides safely into second base during the Mounts 2-1 victory over Lampeter-Strasburg this past week. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
     Power outage cuts game short as Mounts drop two in-a-row

    Ephrata has made a habit over the years of winning games in its last at bat. It’s a knack that has served the Mounts well in helping them win three-straight Section Two titles and eight out of...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Emily Stauffer (shown here during the Manheim Central meet last week) broke her own school record in the shot put in Tuesday’s win at Solanco. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Cocalico, EHS girls remain perfect

    While there is still plenty of work to be done, it appears at the moment that a lot could be on the line when Cocalico and Ephrata girls track teams meet on the final day of the...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Mitchell North (right) makes a charge up the field during Monday’s game vs. Berks Catholic. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
     Eagles take down Comets

    “Lacrosse is hands down, all about momentum,” said Cocalico Boy’s Coach Matt Oberly, after his team had beaten Penn Manor last Thursday in Denver 13-5. The game itself certainly bore that out when the Eagles found the...

    • Posted April 8, 2015
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