• Manheim Central senior Kyle Peters follows through on a back-hand volley at No. 3 singles last Friday.
    Senior-laden Barons clinch back-to-back Section titles

    One step at a time. It might be cliché, that’s been the philosophy of the Manheim Central boys tennis team this spring. And it has certainly provided big rewards. With their 7-0 shutout of Annville-Cleona last Tuesday,...

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  • Amid the rain drops, Warwick sophomore Brendan Martin fires a two-seam fastball against Conestoga Valley on Monday. Martin took a no-decision, but delivered a walk-off RBI base hit in the Warriors’ 3-2 win. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Martin’s walk-off boosts Warwick

    Warriors remain tied for first Despite pitching 5 1/3 solid innings on the mound, Brendan Martin was headed for a no-decision. Yet, the Warwick sophomore still had a lot to say about the outcome against Conestoga Valley...

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  • Warwick senior Ryan Hohman signed his National Letter of Intent on Wednesday, April 12 to attend Division-One Monmouth University, where he will continue his swimming and academic careers.
    Hohman signs with Monmouth

    The men’s swimming program at Monmouth University is building from the ground up. The sport was reintroduced at the West Long Branch, N.J. campus in 2015-16, and when the Hawks faced Fordham and Fairfield in the pool...

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  • The color powder that will be used at Manheim’s Color-A-Thon event is all certified non-toxic and free
of any heavy metals. The bright colors are a combination of cornstarch, baking soda, and FD&C dyes.
Those who participate are encouraged to protect car seats with sheets or towels, and wash clothing
immediately upon returning home.
    Stiegel and Burgard PTOs partner to host Color Run

    The PTOs at Stiegel and H.C. Burgard elementary schools have partnered to host their first Color-A-Thon event, also known as a Color Run. It will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 6, in Veterans Memorial...

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • A rider takes a low jump at Linden Hall’s first-of-the-season horse show on Saturday. There are four more schooling events scheduled between now and September 30. Schooling events are designed to give riders and their mounts experience.
    Linden Hall horse show

    First in five in the school’s summer series          

    • Posted April 26, 2017
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  • Warwick senior midfielder Kyle Weaver (right) protects the ball from a Cocalico while carrying the ball in transition in Tuesday’s game. Photo by Dick Wanner
    Eagles top Warwick in key showdown

    The Cocalico boys lacrosse team scored in bunches both early and late Tuesday afternoon in Denver, besting Warwick 8-4 at Talon Field. The win moves the Eagles boys (4-1 league, 6-3 overall) into third place, just a...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • After scoring a second-inning run against Cocalico, Manheim Central catcher Tyler Lutz (right) gets a fist bump from pitcher Taylor Rohrer in the Barons’ 7-0 shutout of the Eagles. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    First-place Barons remain unbeaten

    Manheim Central’s game was decided in the first inning on Monday. Highlighted by Brandon Fisher’s three-run homer, the Barons scored 12 times against Columbia and cruised to a 15-0 three-inning victory. Fisher also doubled in the game...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • Manheim Central senior Taylor Funk (33), shown here scoring against Spring Grove in the District Three 5A playoff quarterfinals, was recently named First-Team All-State by the Pennsylvania Sports Writers. Photo by Mike Shull
    Funk selected First-Team All-State

    In his four years wearing Manheim Central’s maroon and gray colors, Taylor Funk recorded some statistics that will be hard to match. En route to becoming the all-time leading scorer in MC basketball history, the 6-foot-9 center/forward...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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    Horse show Saturday at Linden Hall

    Years ago, a hot spot for local equestrians during the warmer months was the Linden Hall campus, where a successful horse show series was run at their equestrian facility. Riders and their horses would arrive in the...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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  • A group of Manheim Little League players, photographed in
2016.
    Manheim’s Little League season opens April 22

      Manheim Central Little League is planning a day filled with games and activities to mark the opening day of its season on Saturday, April 22. Activities will be held at pool and creek fields located off...

    • Posted April 19, 2017
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