• Lititz Elementary's Sean Badessa (far right) takes the baton for the final leg of the boys 4x100 relay with a slim lead over John Beck's Wendall Hess (center) and Kissel Hill's Anthony Perez (far left).
    Lititz Elementary claims elementary track title

    John Beck’s three-year hold on the Warwick Elementary track and field championship came to a halt this spring. Lititz Elementary wrestled the crown away from John Beck after bringing home six first-place finishes in the annual meet,...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Manheim's Blake Zimmerman digs for third base en route to scoring on a sixth-inning triple by Connor Rohrer during Monday's action.
    Manheim preps for playoffs after falling to Ephrata

    For the Ephrata Merlins and Manheim VFW 10U baseball teams, Monday’s battle meant more than just playing out the final game of the regular season. There was playoff seeding at stake. And there was the matter of...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Woodridge's Owen Campbell swims to a first-place finish in the boys 11-12 year-old 50 breaststroke in a time of 42.15 seconds last Saturday.
    Woodridge claims 28 golds at Classic

    The Woodridge Swim Club hosted its annual Classic last Saturday and made their presence felt by bringing home 28 individual gold medals. With Woodridge exempt from the team standings, Overlook captured the team crown with 286 points,...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Lititz's Derek Acaley slides safely into third base during the Post 56ers' game against Penn Manor last Thursday.
    Back to .500

    Lititz hammers Columbia, 9-2 Lititz’s offense has been tough to read. Through last Thursday’s action, the Post 56’ers had scored just five runs in three losses. On the flip side, they put up 19 runs in two...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Waverunners, Manheim swimmers place at Mini-Meet

    The Manheim Swim Team took sixth place with 181 points, followed closely by the Lititz Springs Waverunners in seventh with 172!-W points at the Ephrata Rec Mini-Meet last Saturday. The host Ephrata Tidal Waves captured top honors...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Warwick seniors Tommy Garner and Liz Wenger, shown with their Warrior Awards, were lauded by their coaches for strong work ethic and leadership qualities.

    As a captain for the football team, Warwick senior Tommy Garner wanted to set an example to the younger players of doing things the right way. “I just wanted them to notice, ‘This is the way to...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • A two-time Conference Pitcher of the Year selection, Lititz's Sam Derr ended her collegiate career at LVC by receiving All-America accolades.
    Derr-ific

    Star softball player completes brilliant career Entering her senior season with Lebanon Valley College’s softball team, Sam Derr had one goal. Make it memorable. Helping the Lady Dutchmen repeat as the Commonwealth Conference champions and then advance...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Members of Warwick Little League's Major Division-winning Bombergers team are all smiles after defeating SEI Catering 9-7 for the title last Sunday. Pictured are (first row, left to right) Jimmy McGarrigle, Ben Schweigert, David Woolley, Jack Evans and Austin Bufis; (second row, l-r) Dylan Hall, Ethan Christi, Marc Class, Matt Woolley and Jeremiah High; (third row, l-r) Daegan Vazquez and Jeremy Bell; (fourth row, l-r) coaches Steve Bell, Bill Christi (manager), Jeff High, Jeff Class and Dan Woolley.
    Bombergers tops SEI Catering 9-7 to claim WLL’s Major Division title

    In a seesaw battle that was halted in the bottom of the sixth as strong thunderstorms arrived, Bombergers (Team Christi) held on for a 9-7 victory over SEI Catering (Team Horst) to capture Warwick Little League’s Major...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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  • Manheim Central grad Brigitte dePerrot is currently training in Cork, Ireland for the Irish National Trials later this year.
    MC grad eyes 2016 Olympics

    Brigitte dePerrot had heard all the suggestions. She had always been told, ‘You should try rowing. You’re tall, you have a rower’s build.’ dePerrot’s interests, though, were track and field, swimming and volleyball at Manheim Central High...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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  • Warwick grad Adam Zipko set the Millersville University record for career appearances with 80 in his stellar four-year career. (Photo courtesy of Millersville University)
    Zipko 2nd in Josh Willingham Award voting

    Of the 271 people that Millersville University senior pitcher Adam Zipko is following on Twitter, one was of special interest a couple of weeks ago. College Baseball Lineup tweeted about the semi-finalists for the Josh Willingham Award,...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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