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    Cocalico field hockey players named to National Academic squad

    Five Cocalico field hockey players have been named to the National Field Hockey Coaches Association 2013 Gladiator by SGI/NFHCA High School National Academic Squad. The recipients are: front row, left to right): Carrie Sensenig (Scholar of Distinction)...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Kailee Freeman of Ephrata, shown during her sixth-place showing in the breaststroke, captured a gold in the 50 fly at the Woodridge Classic this past Saturday in Lititz.
    Tidal Waves place second at Woodridge Classic

    The Ephrata Rec Center Tidal Waves turned in a strong team performance at the Woodridge Classic this past Saturday, placing second overall behind champion Overlook. Ephrata finished with 285.5 points to just get edged out by Overlook...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • This & That

    With construction set to begin any day now, thought it would be good to take a look at the football schedule for the fall. The first thing I noticed is Cocalico will help Ephrata break in its...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Reamstown AA Reds split Father’s Day doubleheader

    The Reamstown Athletic Association Reds of the 28-and-Over Berks County Senior Baseball League spent their Father’s Day engaged in a twinbill with the Yankees at Antietam High School’s baseball field in Exeter Township in Berks County. The...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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    Keefer selected to All-American Team

    Husson earns Academic honors  Two key senior members of the Ephrata High School boys lacrosse team received big honors this past weekend. Koty Keefer, a First Team All-League performer, was one of 12 players from the Central...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • The Elite 98 soccer team will be competing in the National President's Cup to be held in Greenville, S.C. in July. The members of the team include (front row, left to right) Ellis Vogt, Daniel Bewersdorff, Ben Coryell, Ethan Price, Nigel Gillespie, Seth Truempy, Joe Stipe and Ethan Gingrich; (back, l-r) Scott Gillespie, Frank Bewersdorff, Gabe Sensenig, Angel Castillo, Shade Forman, Reed Rummel, Josh Myers, Jacob Beard, Alex Lalovic, Dylan Zerphey, Ryan Sheaffer, Tim Jefferson, Jeff Truempy and Dave Coryell.
    Local soccer team one of four vying for national title

    What started from a simple breakfast meeting just two short years ago now has a local soccer team on the brink of a possible national title. LYSC Elite 98, a U-15 boys soccer team comprised mostly of...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Tyler Trettin (in blue) is surrounded by his wife Erin and friends who wore T-shirts to support him at the CrossFit Regionals competition.
    Trettin places 30th at CrossFit Regionals

    Owning your own gym has its advantages. And for Tyler Trettin, co-owner of Ephrata Fitness/CrossFit Ephrata, it enabled him to take his own workouts to a rather insane level. Recently, the former All-American football player from Bloomsburg...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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    Thurle F. ‘Jug’ McKeever, 98, Ephrata, former coal miner, retired engineer from UGI Corp., avid bowler featured in Review

    Thurle F. “Jug” McKeever, 98, of Ephrata, went to be with the Lord and his beloved wife of 74 years, Helen, on June 4, 2014. Jug was born on June 25, 1915, in Summit Hill, and became...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Eric Frees as he is today as an assistant coach at Ephrata.
    Whatever Happened To … Eric Frees

    This edition of “What Ever Happened To?” features one of the best football players to ever come out of Ephrata High school, Eric Frees. Frees, a 1988 graduate of Ephrata High School, played baseball and football while...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • The Ephrata Firecracker Run has altered its course due to the upcoming turf field project at War Memorial Field.
    Field project alters Firecracker course

    The pending turf project at War Memorial Field not only has affected summer baseball played at the facility, but organizers of the Ephrata Firecracker Run have also been forced to make adjustments as the renovations are set...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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