• Warwick Little League Senior Level players Nate Castellitto, Isaiah Lapp, Troy Castellitto, Kyle Morris and others form a teepee for younger players to run through during Opening Night festivities last Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Pitch perfect

    Hundreds attend Warwick Little League’s 21st Opening Night Warwick Little League and the Lancaster Barnstormers have been a home run together. The relationship has included Barnstormers’ pitcher Pete Andrelczyk, a former Miami Marlins prospect, lending a hand to...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Senior catcher Justin Smith frames a strike for his pitcher during a recent Warwick win. Besides getting the job done defensively, Smith is also batting .475 in 13 games this spring. (Lititz Record file photo)
     Warriors keep pace atop Section One

      Two errors by the normally sure-handed Warwick defense was uncharacteristic on Monday. Fortunately for the Warriors, they continued to get solid pitching. And they remained steady at the plate. When the dust settled, pitcher Zach Peters...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Manheim Central sophomore lefty Taylor Rohrer shut down Section Four-leading Lancaster Catholic on Monday, allowing just two runs on two hits in six innings to help the Barons earn a key 10-4 victory. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Rohrer all business in Barons’ win over Catholic

      Manheim Central skipper Matt Huber knew as soon as he emerged from the dugout in the top of the seventh inning that his decision wasn’t going to be popular with pitcher Taylor Rohrer. Just three outs...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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    Lititz Edge advances, slates tryouts

    Fresh off of their winter season championship win at Spooky Nook, Lititz Edge, the Lititz Youth Soccer Club U14 Boys team, moves into the semi-finals for Eastern Pennsylvania Presidents Cup. The Cup tournament is statewide and a...

    • Posted April 22, 2016
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  • Galen Fitzkee is one of six juniors in the top eight for the Section Two champion Manheim Central boys tennis team this spring. (Lititz Record file photo)
     Team chemistry helps Barons clinch Section

      Of the 16 boys and girls tennis teams at Manheim Central that Ryan Jeckel has coached, his squad this spring stands out in one aspect. I’m going to go out on a limb and say this...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Warwick grad Emily Cameron, a junior on the University of Georgia women’s swimming team, shares a smile at the NCAA Division-One Championships in Atlanta, Ga. in March. (Photo by Steven Colquitt)
     Cameron helps UGA women claim yet another NCAA crown

      The University of Georgia swim team wasn’t supposed to be a serious contender for the title at the NCAA Division-One Championships from March 16-19. That is, not based on their seeds entering the meet, anyway. But...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Warwick’s foursome of (left to right) Sam Shields, Kate Dickow, Deirdre White and Emily Williamson took gold in the 4x800 relay at last Saturday’s Hempfield Invitational in a new meet record time of 9:38.91. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Warwick wins three golds at Hempfield Invitational

      Girls 4×800 relay sets new meet record Warwick track and field assistant coach Matt Bomberger is getting the most out of his distance runners this season. Last Saturday was a perfect example. The foursome of Deirdre...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Penn State defensive coordinator Brent Pry will be the featured speaker at the Manheim Touchdown Club's banquet on Wednesday, May 25.
     Pry to speak at the MTC Awards banquet

      The Manheim Touchdown Club Awards Banquet will be held Wednesday, May 25, at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex beginning with a reception at 5:45 p.m. Brent Pry, assistant head coach/defensive coordinator at Penn State University, will...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Warwick senior Tyler Martin gets pumped up as he crosses the plate on a two-run single by Zach Peters in the third inning on Monday, helping the Warriors beat Ephrata 4-1 in a key crossover game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    In battle of Section leaders, Warriors outduel Ephrata

      From Warwick’s view, Ephrata base runners Adam Schwartz and Chase Weik were out on bang-bang plays at the plate in the fifth and sixth innings. In the Mounts’ dugout, they thought Schwartz at least got a...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Lititz’s Zach Shank, who got his first big league spring training hit this March, is beginning his fourth professional season in the Seattle Mariners’ organization with the Double-A Jackson Generals. (Photo by Nat Thomas/Jackson Generals)
    Shank gets taste of the big leagues in spring training

    WHS grad singles against the Indians Coming off a 2015 season in which Kyle Seager got 623 at-bats for the Seattle Mariners, there was nothing noteworthy about him starting at third base in the M’s spring training...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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