• Exeter base runner Zoe Texidor beats a throw to Warwick catcher Jolyssa High at the plate while helping the Lady Eagles take an early 3-0 lead on Tuesday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Exeter upsets Warwick in Districts

    Take away the first inning and Warwick’s District Three Quad-A first-round softball game against Exeter Township might have been a different story. Unfortunately for Warwick, that opening frame counted, as the Lady Eagles scored three runs while...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Jordan McMullen (23) and Adam Black (22) go high to earn a blocking point for the Warriors. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Warriors take CD to the limit in Districts

    Razor thin. That was the difference between the 9th-seeded Warwick boys volleyball team upsetting No. 1 Central Dauphin on Monday night or going home. In fact, in the fifth and decisive game, Warwick found itself at match...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Grant Zimmerman successfully steals second base of a throw to Exeter shortstop Chris Smith in the Warriors’ 5-1 District win on Monday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warriors gain revenge in Districts

    One year ago, Warwick would have loved another shot at Exeter Township in the District Three baseball playoffs. The Eagles won that game 3-2 on a fifth-inning home run by Austin Gentry. On Monday afternoon, the Warriors...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Manheim Central pitcher Tanner Fahnestock (second from right) huddles with his catcher Skylar Wilson (far right) and the rest of his infield at the mound in the District playoffs on Monday. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Barons overcome early deficit, top Panthers 13-9 in Districts

    When East Pennsboro jumped out to a 5-0 first-inning lead on Monday afternoon, Manheim Central probably had thoughts of its L-L League semi-final playoff game last week. In that affair, Penn Manor bolted to a 6-0 edge...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Manheim Central junior Tyler Hoag prepares to throw the discus 153 feet, 7 inches, which was good enough for the District silver medal last Friday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Hoag advances to States in three events

    Strausbaugh picks up District bronze to reach PIAA Meet In more than a decade of coaching track and field, Manheim Central skipper Shane Mack had never sent one of his throwers to States in three events. Until now,...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  • Warwick senior David Lucas repeated as the District Three Triple-A discus champion last Friday, uncorking a winning throw of 175-7 inches at Shippensburg University. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Lucas repeats as District champion

    McCord also grabs gold, Harpel sets 400 record David Lucas wasn’t at his best last Friday. Turns out, the Warwick senior didn’t need to be. His discus throw of 175 feet, 7 inches was good enough to...

    • Posted May 20, 2015
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  •  Classic pitchers duel

    An article that Dave Byrne wrote in LNP a couple of weeks ago was of particular interest to me. It was after Warwick played Penn Manor in a Section One softball showdown that Dave wrote, “From 1970...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Manheim Central’s Jake Novak slides across the plate with a run in the Barons’ 10-2 win over L-S last Saturday. Covering for the Pioneers is pitcher Cameron Enck. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Comets erupt in L-L semi-final win over the Barons

    Sophomore lefty Jeff Taylor has done a lot this spring to establish himself as the ace of the Penn Manor pitching staff. On Tuesday night, he also proved that he can handle the bat pretty well. Taylor...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Warwick junior midfielder Tyler Bogda scored two goals on Tuesday night in the Warriors’ 7-5 District playoff win over Susquehannock. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warriors notch first District Three win

    Even while facing a 5-2 deficit going into the fourth quarter on Tuesday night, the Warwick boys’ confidence never wavered. And it showed in those final 12 minutes. The Warriors scored five unanswered goals and rallied to...

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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  • Freshman Billie Jo Bollinger makes a strong kick to the finish line while competing with the Manheim Central girls’ 4x400 relay team at Leagues. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Hoag, Bollinger lead MC at L-L Meet

     Sunderland breaks 1,600 mark The way Manheim Central track and field coach Shane Adams figures, the best is yet to come for Tyler Hoag. That could be real scary news for the rest of the Lancaster-Lebanon League....

    • Posted May 13, 2015
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