• The Rollers in action.
    Dutchland Derby Rollers rock the Black Rose All-Stars

    The Dutchland Derby Rollers didn’t have much time to recover from a tough bout against the Rainy City Roller Girls on Wednesday, April 8. Just three days later, they were back to throwing physical blocks, exchanging hits...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Warwick Little League’s founding fathers Barry Todd (second from left) and Barry Raiser (far right), along with Kevin Ranck’s children Tim and Erika, hand out commemorative bracelets to the players as they run onto the field during the league’s 20th anniversary Opening Day ceremonies last Saturday.
    Warwick Little League celebrates 20th Opening Day

    Erika Ranck still recalls updating the manually-operated scoreboard when Warwick Little League was still in its infancy stages. Her brother, Tim, looks back on his 9-year-old memories as a player like they happened yesterday. Last Saturday under...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Barons’ pitcher Blake Reiff fires a strike to the plate during a recent Manheim Central win. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Sixth inning haunts MC … again

    The sixth inning with two outs hasn’t been kind to the Manheim Central baseball team lately. A couple of weeks ago, the Barons were clinging to a one-run lead against back-yard rival Warwick when Drew Keller hit...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Janelle Garber, a former star player at Elizabethtown High School and West Chester University, is the new head girls basketball coach at Warwick High School. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Garber named Warwick girls coach

    Although Janelle Garber was anxious to get back into coaching girls basketball, she didn’t figure an opportunity would come so soon. A former standout player at Elizabethtown High School and West Chester University, the 26-year-old Garber stepped...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Mackenzie Russell avoids the tag of CV catcher Joanie Miller to score one of her three runs in the Lady Warriors’ 15-4 win on Monday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Royer slugs two HRs in win over CV

    Patience was the buzz word for the Warwick softball team on Monday. Facing a pitcher in Conestoga Valley’s Coline Schell who didn’t throw with as much velocity as others the Lady Warriors have faced this spring, coach...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • The start/finish stretch on East Main Street will once again be
the site for a lot of energy on Sunday, April 26, as bicyclists in
the Rock Lititz Festival Bike Race will be battling for top honors.
The top racers will reach speeds as fast as 30 miles an hour on
the .8-mile loop. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Lititz will be Rockin’: Festival, ‘NASCAR for bikes,’ returns April 26

    For one day this month, downtown Lititz is going to transform into a small European town. Following a one-year hiatus, the Rock Lititz Festival Bike Race is returning on Sunday, April 26. “It’s a festival atmosphere, a...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Connor Spangenburg (29) and Adam Bendinsky (14) try to block a spike from Hempfield’s Logan Smiley last Thursday (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Young Warriors showing potential

    As Nate Gajecki attests, his Warwick boys volleyball team has never pulled off an upset in his nine years in the head coach’s seat. Sure, the Warriors have earned their share of victories, but by his recollection,...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Ryan Deibler (right) tries to knock the ball away from Easton attacker during last Saturday’s non-league action. Looking on for the Warriors is senior Shane Galway. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Late rally lifts Warwick in 7-6 win over the Bears

    Elizabethtown goalkeeper Jake Koser made Warwick for everything it got on Monday. It didn’t matter that the Warriors outshot the Bears 38-16 in a Lancaster-Lebanon League game. Koser stepped up with 21 saves and was a big...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Drew Keller (11) receives congratulations from his teammates after slugging a two-run home run off of Ephrata pitcher Austin Lowery on Monday. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    In a slugfest, Warriors tops the Mounts, 12-7

    Keller homers and drives in four in the win Drew Keller was sitting fastball against Ephrata’s Austin Lowery. The Warwick senior didn’t get that pitch. But it didn’t matter. Keller adjusted to a first-pitch curve from Lowery...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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  • Freshman pitcher Madison Walter recorded a combined 24 strikeouts in the Lady Barons’ wins over Cocalico and Columbia last week. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Little Dutchmen escape with win over Lady Barons

    MC girls denied 3rd straight win The Manheim Central softball team was on a quest for three straight wins on Monday. And when the Lady Barons scored six runs in the top of the fifth against Annville-Cleona...

    • Posted April 15, 2015
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