• Manheim Central’s Sara Ober (20) takes control of the ball from Oley Valley’s Becca Heffner (29) in first half action at Penn Manor
    Oley Valley stuns Lady Barons in OT

    Lynx advance to District title game You could almost hear the air come out of the balloon at Penn Manor’s Turkey Hill field in Millersville Tuesday night for Manheim Central’s field hockey team when Oley Valley scored...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Warwick’s Natalie Weaver (23) prepares to spike the ball over a Chambersburg
blocker as teammate Alexa Mohler looks on last Saturday
    Knights survive early scare, top Warwick in Districts

    The Warwick girls volleyball team nearly did what only one other team has done against Hempfield this season. That is, win a set. The Lady Warriors had their chances in the opener, leading 21-15, 22-17 and then...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Warwick senior David Lucas gave a verbal commitment last week to continue his track and field career at Penn State University.
    Lucas commits to PSU

    David Lucas had a whirlwind September. To say the least. Of the four weekends which fell on the calendar that month, along with one in October, Warwick’s senior track and field star spent all of them on...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • With the Barons trailing by a touchdown with 9:30 left in the game, Barons’ kicker Derek Adams (4) has his field goal attempt blocked by Garden Spot’s Daryl Hartman (5).
    Martin throws 3 TD passes in Garden Spot’s win over Central

    Barons commit five costly turnovers In Manheim Central’s losses this season, there has been a common issue in all of them. Turnovers. Hempfield capitalized on a 90-yard fumble return for a TD in its 22-14 victory in...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • With a full head of steam, Manheim Central’s Kayla Herr (18) literally
takes the ball off the foot of a Bubblers’ player and scores the only goal of the District Three quarter-final game.
    Conrad Weiser edges MC in District semi-finals

    As a team, the Manheim Central girls soccer team didn’t play one of its best games on Monday night. Still, their game against Conrad Weiser was just inches from being a different outcome. Senior midfielder Jenna West...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Warwick senior midfielder Jamie Martin battles a Lower Dauphin
player for the ball during first-half action in last Saturday’s District quarterfinals.
    Warwick’s season ends with 4-0 District loss to LD

    Even though things looked a bit grim for Warwick at halftime last Saturday, trailing top-seeded Lower Dauphin 2-0, all was not lost. The Lady Warriors’ hope was that they could get on the scoreboard, create some energy...

    • Posted October 29, 2014
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  • Warwick sophomore Janya Class (25) puts the ball away against Solanco in L-L playoff action at Elizabethtown. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    E-town stuns Warwick with comeback in L-L semi-finals

    A first-ever trip to the L-L League championship match was literally at the Warwick girls’ fingertips. Leading Section Two champion Elizabethtown in games 2-1 on Monday night, they had a six-point lead, 22-16, late in the fourth....

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Taylor Hess, a Manheim Central sophomore, heads the ball in front of Hempfield’s Valerie Zawrotuk. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Hempfield outlasts MC for L-L title

    While Hempfield was going for its eighth L-L crown, the Manheim Central girls were playing in their first-ever League championship game. A real mismatch, right? Not so fast. The Lady Barons had an 8-6 advantage in shots...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Manheim Central’s Jillian Wolgemuth tests Newport goalkeeper Misty VanHorn during a first-half scoring opportunity in Tuesday’s District game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Central tames the Lady Buffaloes in District playoff opener, 3-1

    As a team without a ton of playoff experience in recent years, the Manheim Central field hockey players aren’t taking their No. 1 seed in the District Three Double-A playoffs for granted. Yes, the Lady Barons were...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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  • Manheim Central senior Tanner Brenize looks for daylight around two Mechanicsburg defenders in Tuesday night’s District playoff action. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Wildcats edge MC in District playoffs

    After Manheim Central and Mechanicsburg combined for three goals in the game’s opening 24-plus minutes on Tuesday, one might have figured that there more to come. Turns out there wasn’t. That wasn’t good news for the 7th-seeded...

    • Posted October 22, 2014
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