• Arturo Ramirez (left to right), Cody Mountz, Coach Kris Miller and Caden Keefer represented Ephrata at L-L Football Media. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Positive vibes coming out of Mounts’ camp

    The Lancaster-Lebanon League held its annual Football Media Day Friday, Aug. 10 at Enck’s Catering in Manheim. Staff writer Todd Ruth caught up with the contingent from Ephrata, which included junior Caden Keefer and seniors Cody Mountz...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • Cocalico’s Josh Hoover (left to right), Garrett Longenecker, Coach Dave Gingrich and Chase Ochs pose for a photo at L-L Football Media Day Friday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Eagles look to ‘live up to their potential’

    The Lancaster-Lebanon League held its annual Football Media Day Friday, Aug. 10 at Enck’s Catering in Manheim. Cocalico enters the season coming off a highly successful 10-2 season a year ago. If the Eagles do have one...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • Ephrata’s Kyle Rhoads (5) tags out Spring City runner Kasey Caras before completing a doubleplay Tuesday at Boyertown. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Chryslers’ ride comes to an end

    Fall one win short of return trip to Mid-Atlantic Regionals Throughout the season, the Ephrata Chryslers American Legion team adopted a “next-man up” approach. Despite entering the post-season short-handed with regular-season standouts Adam Schwartz and Nick Lucky...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Ephrata pitcher Hunter Johns struck out nine and walked just one in the Chryslers’ 8-1 victory over Shippensburg last Friday. He’ll get the ball Thursday against New Cumberland. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Rain wreaks havoc on Region Four Tourney

    Play resumes Thursday at new venue with Ephrata one of four teams still alive Thursday is the day the Region Four Legion Tournament will crown its champ. That much is known. However, whether or not that champion...

    • Posted July 25, 2018
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  • Shown is the sign for the 50-50 raffle held Thursday for the Sipe family during the District 10 playoff opener at War Memorial. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Community steps up for injured coach

    As the Ephrata Chryslers American Legion team was cruising toward its seventh District 10 title in eight seasons this past week, they did so with heavy hearts. Ephrata assistant coach Ethan Sipe, younger brother of head coach...

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Ephrata pitcher Kyle Rhoads delivers during the District 10 championship game vs. Lititz Sunday. Photo by Travis Boyd
    Chryslers cruise to league crown

    Begin Region Four Tourney Friday The beauty of post-season American Legion baseball is everything must be earned on the field. And for the last decade or so, Ephrata has earned a great deal. The Chryslers have captured...

    • Posted July 18, 2018
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  • Chryslers remain hot heading into playoffs

    Go 3-0 vs. Maryland teams The defending State Champion Ephrata Chryslers enter the post-season on a tear. Fresh off their first perfect regular season (12-0 in District 10 play), the Chryslers tuned up for the playoffs this...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Gatchell cruises to first Firecracker title

    Drop takes  women’s crown     While the Ephrata Firecracker Run has attracted some considerable talent in its 41 years, Caleb l, an elite runner in his own right, had never run the annual Fourth of July race. “I...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Gatchell cruises to first Firecracker title

    Drop takes women’s crown While the Ephrata Firecracker Run has attracted some considerable talent in its 41 years, Caleb Gatchell, an elite runner in his own right, had never run the annual Fourth of July race. “I...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Four area players earn ‘Sweet 16’ selections

    Cocalico senior infielder Nick Lucky joined three Ephrata Mounts— senior outfielder Adam Schwartz, senior pitcher Nate Young and junior pitcher Zac McGillan— as selections to the 2018 Lancaster-Lebanon League Baseball “Sweet 16” All-League Team as voted on...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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