•  Zwiercan tabbed Regional Player of Year

    The accolades continued to come in for the Kutztown University women’s soccer team and star Emily Zwiercan, a Cocalico High School graduate. Zwiercan, along with teammates Morgan Staley and Maddie Mohr (Elizabethtown) were recently named to the...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Barons hold off Eagles’ late charge

    MC denies Cocalico’s two-point try, then clinches 21-20 win to advance to District finals Cocalico was knocking on the door, looking to pull off a memorable comeback. As Conlan Kerschner hauled in a 36-yard reception for a...

    • Posted November 21, 2017
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  • Cocalico defenders Tyler Hertzog (left) and Noah Palm (right) take down Cedar Crest’s Kendell Shand during Friday’s playoff game. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Eagles brush off Crest

    Set up semifinals showdown with Barons in Manheim Friday Cocalico had a chance to impose its will on Cedar Crest early Friday in the District Three Class 5-A quarterfinals in Denver. And the Eagles didn’t waste the...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Ephrata High School graduate Alex Smith (left) and his York College men’s cross country team have qualified for the national championship meet to be held Saturday in Illinois
    Smith, Spartans qualify for national meet

    The York College men’s cross country team put together a strong showing at the loaded NCAA Mideast Regional championship hosted by Dickinson College on Saturday in Carlisle. The Spartans matched their showing from last year as they...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Alex McCracken (5) blocks Cocalico’s Kendall Weaver (24) to spring teammate Carson Martin (7) during the “Backyard Brawl. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Ephrata edges Cocalico to win inaugural ‘Backyard Brawl’

    On Saturday November 4, Cocalico C team hosted the Ephrata D team (both schools 7 & 8 year old teams) in the first ever “Backyard Brawl” held at Eagle Stadium in Denver. Cocalico youth football play in...

    • Posted November 15, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Devon Fichtorn (15) and Nik Anderson (58) corral Solanco ball carrier Alex McDonald during Friday’s regular-season finale in Denver. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Cocalico runs past the Golden Mules, 63-28

    It was a unique sight, one that put things in perspective of the bigger picture. Usually after a high school football game, the teams shake hands and form separate huddles on the field for their respective coaches...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Cocalico’s Jamie Zamrin poses on the medal stand with her latest accomplishment at the State Cross Country Championships in Hershey Saturday. Photo by Bruce Morgan
    Zamrin 16th at State Cross Country

    Ephrata’s Foster comes close to a State medal If nothing else, the PIAA Cross Country Championships can be very unforgiving. Cocalico High School runners Jamie Zamrin and Evan Kreider can attest. They will share how tough it...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Ephrata’s Alex Auker (19) wins a headball from a Chambersburg player as teammates Tanner Pfeiffer (6) and AJ Morales (7) look on Saturday in the District Three third-place game held at Northeastern. Photo by Preston Whitcraft.
    Mounts give State champ a scare, but late goal lists Conestoga to 2-1 win

    DOWNINGTON – Midway through the second half Tuesday night Rob Deininger walked the sideline with his hands clasped behind his back and a big, sheepish grin on his face. His game plan was working. His team just...

    • Posted November 8, 2017
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  • Kreider, Zamrin earn top five finishes

    Both runners punch tickets to States Both Jamie Zamrin and Evan Kreider were on a mission this past weekend at the District Three Cross Country Championships at Big Spring. Zamrin, the defending champion from Cocalico, was fighting...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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  • In a race for top twenty District 3 AAA medals Mounts sophomore Mary Campbell (389) and Alyssa Fedorshak (391) grabbed 10th and 11th places, respectively. Campbell finished in 19:25, one second ahead of her younger teammate. Photo by Mike Shull
    Ephrata sending three to States

    In a photo finish, Hempfield’s Christian Groff edged out Ephrata junior Andrew Foster for the L-L League Cross Country title a few weeks back. Ever since that time, Foster looked forward to getting a chance to exact...

    • Posted November 1, 2017
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