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  • Manheim Central sophomore point guard Jake Novak drives through the lane past ELCO’s Ryan Eshelman (45) for a layup during last Wednesday’s Section Three clash. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     ELCO pulls away from the Central boys, 72-50

      It was the season of giving, but the Manheim Central boys took that idea a bit too literally last Wednesday. The Barons handed out 10 Christmas presents &tstr; oops, turnovers &tstr; seven of those in the...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Midway through the fourth quarter last Wednesday night, Manheim Central junior Taylor Funk (33) launches an NBA-range three-pointer over ELCO defender Colton Lawrence, giving him 1,000 points for his career. Looking on for the Barons is Jake Novak (21). (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Funk joins 1,000-point club

      FF Manheim Central junior Taylor Funk was on target to reach his goal. That is, to score his 1,000th career point before Christmas. Averaging 21.3 ppg through the Barons’ first nine games, the 6-foot-8 forward was...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore forward Bryan Rottkamp drives to the basket and shoots over Octorara 6-foot-6 forward Christian Ray during last Saturday’s non-league action. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Tornado escapes Warwick

      The Warwick boys had their eyes set on an upset Monday night. And for the first half, those plans were well within reach, as they headed to the locker room deadlocked at 21-all against first-place McCaskey....

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Manheim Central junior guard Kody Kegarise (right) takes the ball inside against Donegal’s Elijah Swanigan in Monday’s game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Fast start leads Barons in 63-32 win over Donegal

      After watching his team suffer a tough 52-50 loss to Lampeter-Strasburg last Friday night, Manheim Central coach Chris Sherwood was looking forward to Monday night’s game against Donegal. “We haven’t finished games this year and I...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Warwick senior guard Lauren Snader battles a Penn Manor player for the ball inside the paint last Friday. Also pictured for the Lady Warriors is Rylee Derr (10). (Photo by Stan Hall)
     McCaskey snaps Warwick’s four-game win streak

      The halftime deficit was just a little too much for the Warwick girls to overcome on Monday night. Despite a valiant effort in the second half, in which they outscored McCaskey 37-26, the Lady Warriors saw...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Alec White swoops in against Annville-Cleona goalie Shjon Dove on a penalty shot in the Warriors’ 7-0 win last Friday night. (Photo by John Crawford)
    Mariano powers Warwick

      Luke Mariano scored a natural hat trick to lead Warwick’s ice hockey team to a 7-0 win over visiting Annville-Cleona last Friday at the Lancaster Ice Rink. The win gives the Warriors a 9-0-1 record at...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Logan Boring tries to turn Hempfield’s Christian Carr in the 152-pound bout last Thursday. Boring went on to earn a 5-2 decision, helping Warwick defeat the Black Knights 62-9 in their Section One opener. (Photo by Cathy Chapis)
    Warriors hammer the Black Knights

    From Warwick’s standpoint, the 145, 152 and 160-pound bouts were toss-ups last Wednesday night. But for Hempfield, knowing it would be giving up four forfeits in the match, they were probably must-wins. So when the Warriors took...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Manheim Central senior Jared Siegrist took his place in the Barons’ 100-win club last Thursday night by pinning Lebanon’s Alex Hartman in a time of 1:33. (Lititz Record file photo)
    Siegrist earns 100th win as Barons crush Lebanon

      Jared Siegrist is the latest Manheim Central wrestler to join the 100-win club. The Baron senior reached the milestone last Thursday night when he decked Lebanon’s Alex Hartman in 1:33 in the 182-pound bout. Including his...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Rock Lititz seeks “Best Rehearsal Facility” Title

    Expect Rock Lititz to have a strong presence next month at Tour Link, a four-day awards show,  professional-networking and relationship-building event featuring concert and touring professionals at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa. And unless...

    • Posted December 11, 2015
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  • Andrew Wenger
    Wenger traded to Houston

    The Philadelphia Union announced on its website Monday that they had traded the 24-year-old Wenger, a 2009 Warwick High School grad, and fellow midfielder Cristian Maidana to Houston in exchange for the Dynamo’s first-round pick (No. 6...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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