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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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  • Ephrata’s Nick Auker (19) controls the ball in front of Manheim Central’s Ryan Kuster during Monday’s 0-0 draw. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Barons, Mounts battle to draw

      With only two teams from Section Two qualifying for this year’s Lancaster-Lebanon League boys soccer playoffs, Monday night’s game between host Manheim Central and Ephrata had “crucial” written all over it. The Mounts’ two-point lead over...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Moses Ulysse (right) stiff arms the Lampeter-Strasburg defender during Monday’s Section Two contest. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    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...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Megan Mahlandt (right) dribbles up the field past Warwick’s Natalie Healy during Monday’s game in Lititz. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warwick escapes with 3-2 win over Ephrata

      For Ephrata’s field hockey team, there have been some winnable games available for the taking this season. Monday’s Section One clash against Warwick was a perfect example. Lady Mount sophomore Megan Mahlandt scored twice in the...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  •  E-town extends lead over Ephrata

    Host Elizabethtown widened its lead in Section Two Tuesday afternoon as the host Bears earned a hard-fought 3-1 victory over second-place Ephrata. With the score tied at 1-1 midway through the first half, Braden Kreider put the...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Cocalico’s Abdul Saad (68) lays the wood on Lebanon QB Cody Rissinger during Friday’s Section Two contest. (Photo by Scott Krall)
    Eagles thump Cedars in Section Two opener

      Coach Dave Gingrich walked off the field following Cocalico’s 50-6 win over Lebanon Friday in the Section Two opener and listed the things that the Eagles needed to improve. “I don’t think we’re at the stage...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Freedom Dowlin (center) is pulled down after picking off a Northern Lebanon pass in the third quarter of Friday’s game. Dowlin’s INT set up Ephrata’s second touchdown. (Photo by Dwight Palm)
     Mounts can’t stop Vikings

      Ephrata turned in it’s most productive offensive performance of the season Friday night in Fredericksburg in the Section Three opener vs. Northern Lebanon. The Mounts, who scored just 20 total points through their first three games...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Ephrata’s Matt Kreider watches as his putt angles toward the cup on the second hole at Tanglewood GC Monday in the L-L League Tournament. Kreider finished at one-under 71 to place second overall. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Kreider shoots 71 to place second in L-L golf

      Ephrata’s Matt Kreider birdied the final two holes and then had to wait to find out that his one-under par 71 was just one stroke short in Monday’s Lancaster-Lebanon League Championship at Tanglewood Manor Golf Club...

    • Posted September 30, 2015
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  • Cedar Cliff QB Grant Breneman (left) is taken down by Cocalico’s Brady Maxwell (51) during Friday’s game in Denver. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Cedar Cliff holds off late Cocalico rally

    With 5:19 to go in the third quarter and Cocalico trailing Cedar Cliff big at 38-13, the Eagles could have easily chalked this one up as a loss. Afterall, the Colts were mightily impressive until that point,...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Cocalico goal scorer Jasa Lorah (5) carries past Ephrata defender Amanda White during Tuesday’s Section Two contest. (Photo by Steve Heydt)
    Lorah’s goal lifts Cocalico over Ephrata

    When backyard rivals get together for girls’ soccer, the result is often a defensive struggle. That’s exactly what happened Tuesday night at Mountaineer Field, as Cocalico topped Ephrata 1-0 in Lancaster-Lebanon Section Two play. Approaching the end...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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