• Ephrata’s Justin Carvell (left) pulls into third base during Tuesday’s District 10 legion game vs. Cocalico. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Chryslers cruise past Cocalico

    The Ephrata Chryslers ran their District 10 League record to 8-1 Tuesday night at War Memorial Field with a big 7-0 shutout victory over Cocalico. Ephrata (10-1 overall) used four pitchers, who scattered just three hits in...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Allison Martin swims the girls U8 25 Backstroke at the Woodridge Classic this past Saturday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Tidal Waves place third at Woodridge Classic

    The Ephrata Tidal Waves swim team earned seven individual titles to key an overall third-place finish in the team standings at the Woodridge Classic Swim Meet held Saturday at Woodridge Pool in Lititz. Cali Burkholder led the...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Sean Lees, a former District champion at Ephrata, was approved Monday as the new head wrestling coach for the Mounts. Photo by Todd Ruth
    Returning to his Roots

    Ephrata tabs Lees as head wrestling coach As a high school wrestler in the early 90s, Sean Lees was part of the “Golden Age” of Ephrata wrestling. And while the Mounts were winning section and district team...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • Brandon Miller, a 2013 graduate of Ephrata High School, delivers a pitch for the Clinton LumberKings minor league team. This past week, Miller was selected to pitch in the Midwest League All-Star Game. Photo courtesy of Clinton LumberKings
    Miller named an all-star once again

    For the second-straight season, 2013 Ephrata High School graduate and Seattle Mariners’ farmhand Brandon Miller will be an all-star. Last Wednesday, it was announced that Miller, along with two other teammates (left-handed pitcher Danny Garcia and outfielder...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Ephrata legion pitcher Adam Schwartz (left) delivers against Lititz last Thursday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Ephrata legion squad putting it together early

    Knock off PM to improve to 5-1 in league play The Ephrata Post 429 American Legion baseball team is off and running in its quest to represent District 10 (Lancaster County) for the seventh consecutive year in...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Ruth Derstine Wenger, 82, EHS phys ed and health teacher, Hall of Famer

    Ruth Derstine Wenger, 82, EHS phys ed and health teacher, Hall of Famer Ruth Derstine Wenger, of Akron, passed away June 12, 2017, at the age of 82. Ruth was born Nov. 16, 1934, in Souderton, to...

    • Posted June 14, 2017
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  • Ephrata native Jen Brown-Mascari (right) accepts a plate from MAC Commissioner Dr. Jon Steinbrecher in honor of being inducted into the MAC Conference Hall of Fame
    EHS grad Jen Brown-Mascari inducted into MAC Hall of Fame

    The Mid-American Conference presented the 2017 MAC Hall of Fame Induction Class as six new members were inducted in the MAC Hall of Fame on Wednesday, May 31 during the MAC Honor’s Dinner at the Cleveland Renaissance...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Matt Woods (left) gives a high five to his swimmers after clinching the Section Two title last season. Woods recently stepped down after a successful run as head swimming coach at Cocalico
    Woods resigns after nine years of success

    When Matt Woods graduated from Cocalico High School in 2003, he played football, basketball and volleyball. Naturally, he was hired five years later to be a head coach……of the swim team. Actually, 2008 was not his first...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Matt Oberly (in black) talks with his players during a time-out in their District Three playoff game vs. Trinity two weeks ago. Oberly, who was named L-L League Coach of the Year this season, has stepped down after five seasons as head boys’ lacrosse coach. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Oberly steps down as Cocalico boys’ lax coach

    Matt Oberly, who took the Cocalico boys’ lacrosse pro-gram from a dead-last finish in 2016 to a magical 2017 season that included a third-place regular season finish, as well as L-L League and District Three playoff berths,...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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  • Polo season opens Sunday

    Polo season opens this Sunday at Forney Field in Rothsville. Tailgating starts at 1 p.m., and the match begins at 2:30. To learn more, visit lancasterpolo.org.

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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