• Lititz’s Emily Cameron, shown here competing at the Georgia Fall Invitational last December, finished her career at UGA as an 11-time All-American. Photo courtesy of the University of Georgia
    End of an era: Cameron concludes swimming career by helping Georgia take fourth at NCAAs

    Texas was square in the sights of Lititz’s Emily Cameron and her University of Georgia teammates. After all, it was the Longhorns who ended the Lady Bulldogs’ streak of 103 straight wins at home in mid-January, pulling...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Manheim Central’s Bryce Eberly pitched four strong innings in relief on Monday to nail down the Barons’ 11-4 win over Northern Lebanon in their Section Three opener. Photo by Alan Johnson
    Barons’ offense erupts in 11-4 win over the Vikings

    For the first time this season, the Manheim Central baseball team played with a lead on Monday. And they never looked back. Banging out 13 hits and riding a strong effort from pitchers Drew Mummau and Bryce...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Warwick senior Nicole Mengel, who tossed a one-hitter against Cedar Crest on Monday, smashes an RBI single against L-S in a non-league game last Thursday. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Mengel tosses one-hitter in Warwick’s win over Crest

    Nicole Mengel got all the offensive production she needed in the first inning on Monday. More than enough, actually. Warwick jumped to a 3-0 first-inning lead and the senior pitcher went on to toss a one-hitter against...

    • Posted April 5, 2017
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  • Warwick goalie Josiah Jewell reacts to a quick shot off the stick of Carlisle’s George Faller(25). Warrior defender Mitchell Weaver and his teammates limited the Thundering Herd to five goals in a 7-5 win. Photo by Mike Shull
    Crawford, Snyder score two each in Warriors’ win over the Herd

    Nothing came easy for either Warwick or Carlisle last Friday. In a back-and-forth boys lacrosse battle in Lititz, the Warriors and Thundering Herd never managed to lead by more than one goal. Until the fourth quarter, that...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Manheim Central’s Jake Novak gets pumped up while scoring the go-ahead run on Tyler Simon’s RBI base hit in the seventh inning against Conestoga Valley on Monday. The Barons went on to win 9-3. Photo by Alan Johnson
    Seventh-inning rally boosts the Barons

    Tyler Simon caught the pitch from Conestoga Valley’s Dominic Schlager slightly off the end of his bat on Monday afternoon. No matter, though. Manheim Central’s two-hole hitter still got plenty of Schlager’s heater to drive a single...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Former Baltimore Orioles great and Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer signs a jersey for a fan Saturday at the Ephrata Lions Club Card Show and Auction held at the Rec Center. Lions Club member Jack Forney is at left assisting Palmer. Photo by Preston WhitcraftFormer Baltimore Orioles great and Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Palmer signs a jersey for a fan Saturday at the Ephrata Lions Club Card Show and Auction held at the Rec Center. Lions Club member Jack Forney is at left assisting Palmer. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Palmer pitches a gem at Lions Card Show

    Jim Palmer doesn’t look much different than he did more than three decades ago. Slim and fit, the Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame right-hander seems like he could still blow 90-plus mph fastballs past big-league hitters. His...

    • Posted March 29, 2017
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  • Sarah Miller, who played lacrosse while growing up in Westminster, Md., has been hired as the new Warwick girls coach, replacing Lydia Burk. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Miller named new coach for WHS girls lacrosse

      Sarah Miller has grown up with lacrosse. She has played the sport ever since third grade. And for much of that time, Miller did so in Maryland, a hotbed for lacrosse. “I was just fortunate enough...

    • Posted March 24, 2017
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  • Warwick senior Emma Schouten emerges from the water in the breaststroke leg of the PIAA girls 200 medley relay last Saturday at Bucknell University. Photo by Mike Shull
    Saving the Best for Last

    In her final high school meet, Schouten breaks 1:04 and earns State breaststroke medal Emma Schouten was in a celebrating mood on Sunday night. And for good reason. The Warwick senior had just attained her long-time goal...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Warwick junior Joe Moll powers ahead during the backstroke leg of the PIAA boys 200-yard I.M., ultimately breaking his own school record in 1:52.61. Photo by Mike Shull
    Moll wins first State medal

    Joe Moll was watching the third of four heats in the State Triple-A boys 100 backstroke, so the Warwick junior knew his work was cut out. “There’s a lot of great swimmers there,” he said, “and that...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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  • Warwick was represented at the State Boys Singles Championships last Friday by (left) senior Ben White, who finished sixth, and sophomore Isaac Erickson (right), who won the silver medal. Photo by Bruce Morgan
    Erickson takes silver at State bowling

    Even as Isaac Erickson was getting a slow start last Friday in the PA State championship bowling match, he remained calm and collected. “I don’t get nervous, usually,” the Warwick sophomore bowler said. That poised demeanor contributed...

    • Posted March 22, 2017
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