• Sherk sets L-L Meet record, wins gold

    As a freshman a year ago, Cocalico’s Zach Sherk could only dream of what it would be like to post a time of 58 seconds in the 100 breaststroke. Friday night in the L-L League Boys Swimming...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Potts claims second place at L-L Rifle Tournament

    The range was his sanctuary, a place he calmly went about his business. The cafeteria, in front his teammates, that was a different story. Joel Potts, an Ephrata junior, seemed nervous as he answered a question in...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Following in her father’s footsteps

    Olivia  Matto reaches 1,000 points Manheim Township senior Olivia Matto (left) scored her 1,000th career point Tuesday night at Warwick. She finished with 19 points to help lead the Streaks to a 66-44 victory over the Warriors....

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Eagles fever!

    We’re sure few out there need to be told that Philadelphia Eagles fever has completely gripped the area since the men in green won their first Super Bowl Sunday, defeating the New England Patriots 41-33. Earlier this...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Sydney Morgan competes in the girls’ 100 butterfly last Thursday vs. Conestoga Valley. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    EHS girls clinch second-straight Section Two swimming title

    The Ephrata girls swim team completed an undefeated Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Two schedule last Thursday. The Lady Mounts (6-0 league, 7-2 overall) out-scored Conestoga Valley (3-3, 4-5) 97-73 at the Ephrata Recreation Center. The Buckskin boys (5-1,...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • The Cocalico High School bowling team, pictured after Monday’s win, captured it’s second-straight Section Three championship.
    Eagles repeat as bowling champs

    Last year, the Cocalico bowling team was an impressive 82-9 to capture Section Three of the Lancaster-Lebanon league regular season. They lost six seniors, three of which were primary starters. So the goal, of course, was to...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Xavian Rodriguez (right) drives past Manheim Central defender Jake Novak during Tuesday’s Section Two finale in Manheim. Rodriguez scored a game-high 22 points to lead the Mounts to their sixth-straight victory. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Late surge carries Mounts past Barons

    For the first 28 minutes Tuesday, upstart Manheim Central gave Ephrata all it could handle. Defensively, the Barons, who have just two seniors on their roster, made things difficult while at the other end, they were converting....

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Kyla McKim sizes up Manheim Central defender Serena Conde during Tuesday’s Section Two contest in Ephrata. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    EHS girls fall to MC for sixth-straight loss

    With post-season berths up for grabs, the Manheim Central and Ephrata girls were both hungry for a victory Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Lady Barons are still in the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoff...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Maddie Root (13) drives past Solanco’s Kara McClune during Tuesday’s key Section Two contest. Photo by Dwight Palm
    Night-‘Mare’: Solanco hands Ephrata girls fourth-straight loss

    Just two short weeks ago, the Ephrata girls basketball team was sitting pretty. With a 6-2 Section Two record at the time (10-6 overall), the Lady Mounts were alone in second place and appeared destined to be...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Michael White cruises along during the 200 free Tuesday vs. Conestoga Valley. Photo by Travis Boyd
    Cocalico boys win battle of unbeatens

    The Cocalico boys’ swim team clinched a tie for the Section Two championship Tuesday afternoon at the Ephrata Recreation Center, pulling away from previously-unbeaten Conestoga Valley by a 95-75 margin. The win earned the Eagles a split...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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