• Manheim Central junior Colby Wagner (left) gets behind Cedar Cliff’s Bobby Whalen and hauls in a TD pass from quarterback Evan Simon in last Saturday’s District playoff game. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Eyes on a repeat

    Barons top Cedar Cliff 42-20 to advance to District finals Manheim Central coach Dave Hahn included two words on his play script for last Saturday’s game. They were simply, “Be aggressive.” “I believe in (our players),” the...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • fter scoring a touchdown against Ephrata in Sunday’s Red Rose League A-Division finals, Warwick’s Bishop Villarreal (left) gets congratulations from his teammates. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Warriors outduel Ephrata 26-16 for Red Rose title

    Warwick avenged a regular season loss to Ephrata Sunday afternoon on Elden Rettew Field at Manheim Central High School, earning a 26-16 victory over the Mounts to capture the Red Rose Midget League A-Division championship. “There’s a...

    • Posted November 20, 2018
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  • As one of his lineman flattens a Governor Mifflin pass rusher, Manheim Central QB Evan Simon unleashes a pass in the Barons’ 51-14 win last Friday in the District Three 5A playoff quarterfinals. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Barons click in 51-14 rout of Governor Mifflin

    MC punches ticket to District semi-finals A visitor interrupted Evan Simon’s conversation with his grandfather to congratulate him on his team’s win in the District Three 5A playoff quarterfinals last Friday night. “We are rolling,” Manheim Central’s...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • Warwick running back Bishop Villarreal (12), who rushed for a game-high 123 yards and two scores last Sunday, pulls away from Hempfield defender Julian Morales on a 76-yard TD in the second half. Photo by Matthew Libhart
    Warriors advance to Red Rose finals

    As hard as Warwick coach Dan Smith tried last year, he couldn’t convince Bishop Villarreal to carry the ball. “He absolutely wouldn’t do it,” Smith said. “He wanted to play offensive line.” When the Warriors re-convened in...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • Warwick junior Justin Gerhart (left), who returned two kickoffs for a combined 103 yards in last Friday night’s game, tries to cut past Cedar Cliff defender Dre Dorsey (1). Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Warriors fall in District quarterfinals

    Glass suffers first-half injury in loss to Cedar Cliff In Trey Glass, Warwick’s offense has a threat to score every time he touches the ball. Through the Warriors’ first 11 games, in fact, the junior wideout accounted...

    • Posted November 14, 2018
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  • Warwick’s defense swarms to the ball to bring down a Palmyra ball carrier in the Warriors’ 64-0 win last Friday night in a District Three 5A first-round playoff game. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    One for the history books

    With classmates on their mind, Warriors earn 1st District win In a hallway outside of their locker room last Friday night, Warwick’s players could be heard celebrating a little bit. After the heartbreaking week the Warriors experienced,...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • Manheim Central players (left to right) Hannah Adair, Kelli Kreider, and Maddie Carper celebrate after shutting out Mechanicsburg 1-0 for the District Three title at Hersheypark Stadium last Thursday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    District champs! Adair’s goal lifts MC in the finals

    As soon as the ball left Hannah Adair’s foot last Thursday night, she had a sense of confidence. “Right away, I knew exactly where it was going,” the Manheim Central freshman said.. “I felt so good about...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • Warwick senior Connor Shields (left) and Noah Martin (right) are shown with their State medals after last Saturday’s PIAA Meet. Photo by Bruce Morgan
    Shields & Martin win State medals

    Warrior boys place 10th as a team In the moments after Connor Shields and Noah Martin crossed the finish line last Saturday, they found themselves playing a waiting game. The top-25 finishers at the State Cross Country...

    • Posted November 7, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Lily Sipel celebrates a goal against Red Land last Wednesday, Oct. 24. Sipel also scored the game’s only goal in the Lady Barons’ 1-0 win over East Pennsboro last Saturday in the District Three Double-A quarterfinals. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Lady Barons advance to District semi-finals

    When Manheim Central’s field hockey team boarded the team bus for Saturday’s game, Lily Sipel’s status was a question mark. The junior forward had sprained her MCL in the Lady Barons’ 3-0 win over Red Land last...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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  • Warwick senior Connor Shields gives a strong kick to the finish line last Saturday at Districts, placing fifth in 16:46.5. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Warwick boys team qualifies for States

    Shields places 5th to lead the way Warwick’s boys cross country team had extra motivation to win the District Three Triple-A team championship last Saturday. Less than 24 hours before the race, friends and school-mates were involved...

    • Posted October 31, 2018
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