• Woodridge’s Emma Schouten (left) and Katie Oberholtzer (right) make a final kick to the wall on the breaststroke leg in the Open Girls 100 Individual Medley last Saturday. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Woodridge claims 24 golds at annual Classic

      Woodridge picked up a dominant 24 first-place finishes while shattering three meet records at their annual Swim Classic last Saturday in Lititz. Oliver Lance shattered the mark the Open Boys 50 back in 29.32 seconds, Emma...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  •  Manheim improves to 3-0 with win over Bears Blue

      Nate Loser was 2-for-3 with a home run to help support lefty pitcher Taylor Rohrer, as the Manheim VFW pulled out a 3-2 victory over Bears Blue on Monday night in Lancaster County Midget Baseball School...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • Second baseman Tyler Martin batted an impressive .465 for the Warriors this spring. (Lititz Record file photo)
     Warwick, MC land three on ‘Sweet 16’ squad

      The Lancaster-Lebanon League All-League “Sweet 16” Baseball Team (as voted on by the coaches) was announced Monday evening. Warwick, fresh off a 16-5 season, had two players named to the squad, catcher Justin Smith and second...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • Justin Smith and Sam Shields were named as the Dr. Joseph Grosh Scholarship Award winners last Thursday at the Warwick Senior Athlete Recognition and Awards Dessert Social. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
     Shields, Smith win Grosh Awards

      To understand the character of Warwick senior student-athletes Samantha Shields and Justin Smith, their high school coaches are happy to shed light. If Shields and Smith could, both would run through a brick wall to help...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • In her first appearance in the LLCCGA Individual Championships, Manheim Central grad Haley Goodling claimed the title after beating five-time champ Suzette Crandall in a sudden-death playoff.
     Playoff thriller

    Goodling takes LLCCGA crown During her Manheim Central career, Haley Goodling was pretty familiar with Meadia Heights Golf Club. But it had been awhile. “I haven’t played it since probably my senior year of high school, so...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • Houston Dynamo midfielder Andrew Wenger creates a scoring opportunity for his club during action earlier this season. (Photo courtesy of the Houston Dynamo)
    Wenger is Dyno-mite in Houston

      As first impressions go, Lititz’s Andrew Wenger couldn’t have done more. Traded to the Houston Dynamo in an off-season Major League Soccer deal with the Philadelphia Union, the 2009 Warwick High School grad would have made...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • In his fourth season in the Seattle Mariners’ organization, Lititz’s Zach Shank achieved a professional first on Sunday, slugging two home runs in Triple-A Tacoma’s 6-5 loss at Las Vegas. Photo courtesy of Tacoma Rainiers.
    Zach Shank homers twice for the Rainiers

    Lititz’s Zach Shank knows that he will never be confused for Mike Schmidt when it comes to hitting long balls. All the same, he stole a page from the former Phillie great on Sunday afternoon. Batting ninth...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Warwick senior Thomas Elliott, who recorded four saves and struck out 18 batters in 11 innings this spring, plans to continue his career at Penn State-Harrisburg.
    Thomas Elliott ready to pitch at PSU-Harrisburg

    You might say that pitching is the specialty for Penn State-Harrisburg skipper Ryan Bown. He was a four-year mainstay on the Ursinus staff for four years, earning MVP honors in 2004. No doubt, Bown pitched with and...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Warwick grad Alyssa Manley (left), shown here with former coach Bob Derr (right), received an autographed T-shirt and lots of warm wishes at the Warwick Junior Hockey Camp last Friday prior to leaving the U.S. women’s field hockey team to compete for the Champions Trophy. Photo by Stan Hall.
    Manley earns spot on USA’s Champions Trophy roster

    The dream is still alive for Alyssa Manley. In less than one month, U.S. Women’s Field Hockey coach Craig Parnham will make the final selections for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Only 16 will get the call....

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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  • Runners of all ages participated in the Fourth Annual Rock-n-Glow 5K. The Manheim Chamber has
agreed to continue to sponsor Rock-N-Glow in 2017. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Manheim runners are tops at Rock-N-Glow

      Despite the rain, more than 1,000 people finished the fourth annual Rock-N-Glow 5K in Manheim on Saturday evening. The race started at 9 p.m., and a finish list posted online indicates that 1,018 people completed the...

    • Posted June 8, 2016
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