• Lititz VFW infielder Kyle Gibble puts a late tag on Elizabethtown base runner Devyn Clair stealing second base in the fourth inning last Thursday at Kunkle Field. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Aggressive-swinging E-town team eliminates Lititz from LNP Tourney

    Brendan Martin thought he made a quality pitch. So did everyone else in the Lititz VFW’s dugout. But Elizabethtown Navy’s Larry Locker got enough of it and hit a high fly ball which managed to clear the...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Ella Schnupp took first place in the girls 15-&-Over 50 breaststroke and 50 butterfly to help lead the Lititz Springs Waverunners to the Division Three championship last Saturday. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Waverunners claim Division Three crown

    The Lititz Springs Waverunners scored 715 1/2 points and swam away with top honors at the Lancaster Summer Swim League’s Division Three Championships last Saturday at Conestoga. The Waverunners took home 11 gold medals while easily finishing...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Andrew Wenger returns to Clipper Magazine Stadium
    Wenger to Play at Clipper Stadium

    Warwick grad Andrew Wenger’s team, Philadelphia Union, will take on the City Islanders at Clipper Magazine Stadium on Aug. 31. Fans of the world’s most popular sport, get ready!  Top level soccer is coming to Clipper Magazine...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  •  MC hoops team, K-9 unit prep for benefit game

      Instead of layups, the Manheim Central boys basketball team will be looking to connect for base hits next week. With the start of hoops season still four months away, the two-time reigning Section Three champs are...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Alli Weaver follows her putt while participating as a non-competitive marker at the U.S. Women’s Open last Saturday. (Photo by Blaine Shahan)
    Dream Weaver

      Most times, Alli Weaver will keep score when she is playing golf. Last Saturday and Sunday, however, didn’t qualify as routine days on the links. The 2009 Warwick High School grad created some lifetime memories after...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Lititz second baseman Tyler Martin takes a throw at the bag to cut down a Lancaster base runner trying to steal last Thursday. Backing up on the play is Post 56’ers’ shortstop Chase Martin. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Lititz ousted from District 10 playoffs

      Lititz was eliminated Sunday evening from the District 10 Legion baseball playoffs at Ephrata’s War Memorial Field. The Post 56’ers found themselves behind the eight ball before even coming to the plate and fell to Manheim...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Alyssa Manley, a soon-to-be senior at Syracuse University, has been selected to play with the U.S. Women’s National field hockey team in the Pan American Games, which are currently being held in Toronto, Canada.
    Manley selected to play with USWNT in Pan Am Games

      If all goes according to plan, the U.S. Women’s National field hockey team will be in Rio de Janeiro next year for the 2016 Summer Olympics. If that’s the case, Lititz’s Alyssa Manley is hoping to...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick Phillies’ first baseman Matthew Williams makes a nifty pick-up of a low throw to nab Manheim Township’s Drew Sassaman in the LNP championship game at Kunkle Field in Mt. Joy. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Phillies’ bid for LNP crown falls just short

      In the second inning last Friday, Todd Shertzer was reminded that he is a Chicago Cubs fan. The kind of thing which might befall his lovable Cubbies actually bit his Warwick Phillies team. Having watched their...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warrior Award winners (left to right) Brogan Galbreath and Avery Quinn, who tied for the boys honor, and Sarah Deckard were models of perseverance in their athletic careers at Warwick. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Warrior Award winners offer stories of inspiration

      Sarah Deckard and Brogan Galbreath overcame adversity in their athletic careers at Warwick. Avery Quinn was a model of perseverance. All were and are true stories of inspiration. But that’s not the only thing the Warwick...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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  • Lititz United Methodist Church batter Trever Wealand connects for a base hit in his team’s 14-4 win over LEFC-B in the Lititz Lilacs Tournament finals. Also pictured are LEFC-B catcher Greg Latimer and home plate umpire Mike Griffith. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     LUMC snags Lititz Lilacs crown away from LEFC

      The rivalry lives on between Lititz United Methodist and LEFC. wrests A good-natured one, but a rivalry nonetheless. From 2010-12, Lititz United Methodist dominated the Lititz Lilacs softball championship. LEFC returned the favor for the next...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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