• Cocalico’s Emily Fassnacht (right) drives past Madison Root of Ephrata.
    Engle’s career night leads Cocalico past Lady Mounts

    Senior posts 24 points, 13 boards in win The first of two Section Two girls’ basketball games between backyard rivals Ephrata and Cocalico went to the home team, as the Lady Eagles held off the Lady Mounts...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Dilyn Becker (right) drives past Connor Mack of Cocalico during last Wednesday’s showdown at the Ephrata Middle School. Photo by Dick Wanner
    Another thriller: Mounts get past Eagles to remain perfect in section

    Winning is fun. That’s what Ephrata Coach Charlie Fisher has been preaching to his guys since taking over the program a year ago. And it’s finally starting to sink in. Last Wednesday at home in a huge...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Caroline Stauffer (22) battles Central Dauphin’s Faith St. Clair for a loose ball in first-period action in the Ephrata Holiday Tournament Tuesday. Photo by Mike Shull
    Sleeping on 999: Stauffer falls just shy of milestone as Lady Mounts fall to Central Dauphin

    Ephrata’s Caroline Stauffer will have to wait at least one more day to become the eighth girl in school history to score 1,000-career points. Tuesday night vs. Central Dauphin in the first round of the Ephrata Holiday...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • Kenneth “Bear” MacCord
    Remembering ‘Bear’ MacCord

    Cocalico statistician was longtime member of Eagles’ sports family The late Ken “Bear” MacCord was a longtime statistician for Cocalico teams and a member of the Eagles’ sports community. For many, he was as much a part...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • Cocalico junior Ben Fromm became the 195 pound champion at the 30th annual Penn Manor Holiday Tournament
    Fromm takes gold at PM Tourney

    The referee blew his whistle and slapped the mat 16 seconds into the second period. With that signal, Cocalico junior Ben Fromm became the 195 pound champion at the 30th annual Penn Manor Holiday Tournament. Fromm pinned...

    • Posted December 21, 2016
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  • Cocalico's Nick Montelone goes up for the jumper at Garden Spot High School in New Holland, PA on December 16, 2016. KIRK NEIDERMYER | LCW Correspondent Photographer
    In the ‘Nick’ of time: Monteleone’s threes key Eagle win over Mules

    During the pre-season, Cocalico’s first-year Coach Seth Sigman talked about trying to find another scorer to compliment junior sharpshooter Aidan Trynosky. Monday night, for one night at least, senior Nick Monteleone was that guy. Early in the...

    • Posted December 21, 2016
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  • Caroline Stauffer broke a career basketball record.
    Sweet Caroline: Stauffer eyes 1,000 after breaking three-point mark in win over GS

    As the final horn ended Monday night at the Ephrata Middle School, the strains of Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” began over the public-address system in the gym. The Ephrata girls’ basketball team had just held off a...

    • Posted December 21, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Micah Krauter (22) battles for the ball and gets it during Monday’s game at Penn Manor. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Streaking out of the gates: Mounts 3-0 for first time since 1997

    Win the day. That’s the mantra the Ephrata boys basketball team has adopted this year, and heading into Wednesday’s girls/boys doubleheader showdown at home with Warwick, the Mounts are a perfect 3-for-3. Fresh off their thrilling two-day...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Ephrata’s Kelvin Cruz (top) decks Sam Duvall of Hanover during Saturday’s Ephrata Duals. Photo by Denise Mitchell
    Mounts take seventh at Ephrata Duals

    The Ephrata High School wrestling team hosted its season opening Ephrata Duals Tournament Saturday at the Ephrata Middle School. The Mounts went 1-4 as a team and placed seventh overall in the tourney. The lone victory came...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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  • Caroline Stauffer
    Ephrata talented, but very youthful under Moyer

    Fresh off a section championship year, Ephrata has a whole new look heading into the 2016-17 high school basketball season. A year ago, it was a magical run as Coach Mike Garman and crew finished 11-5 (13-11...

    • Posted December 14, 2016
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