• (Feb. 2005) The Few, the Lucky,the Super Bowl Bound

    by Patrick Burns Intelligencer Journal Staff Frowns were nowhere to be found among dozens of exuberant Philadelphia Eagles devotees who descended upon Damon’s Clubhouse at Park City Center Tuesday for the inaugural meeting of the Lancaster Eagles...

    • Posted February 1, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Lailani Batty (right) battles Hempfield’s Christine Graves for the ball last Friday. Also pictured for the Lady Warriors is junior Sydney Weismandel. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Warwick girls notch one-point win over Tornado

    The Warwick girls earned their second league win of the season Tuesday night, coming home with a 33-32 win over McCaskey in a Section One battle in Lancaster. Capitalizing on a 14-4 run in the second quarter,...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Warwick senior Luke Hirtzel gets his arm raised in victory after beating Norlebco’s Stephen Herb 10-3 in the L-L’s 152-pound finals. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Hirtzel & Stewart win L-L crowns

    Luke Hirtzel wanted only one thing for his birthday last Saturday. A Lancaster-Lebanon League championship. The Warwick senior got exactly that when he bested Northern Lebanon’s top-seeded Stephen Herb 10-3 in the 152-pound finals. And judging by...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s wrestlers and coaches celebrate with the Lancaster-Lebanon League championship trophy last Saturday at Garden Spot High School. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    L-L champs: MC claims title with three golds, 10 medalists

    The Manheim Central wrestlers are stealing a page from the 1979 Pittsburgh Pirates. Swinging away to Sister Sledge’s disco hit, “We Are Family,” the Bucs went on to win the World Series that year. The Barons are...

    • Posted January 31, 2018
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  • Manheim Central sophomore Brandon Kheuangthirath celebrates after pinning Lampeter-Strasburg’s Hunter Erb in 1:40 in Monday’s 106-pound bout. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Back-to-back: MC wrestlers repeat as Section Two champs

    Tyler Dougherty is a wrestler that Manheim Central knows it can count on. And the Baron junior heavyweight showed exactly why on Monday night. Facing a tough customer in Lampeter-Strasburg’s Tyler Phenegar, Dougherty scored a 7-0 shutout....

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • Information Warwick grad Liz Wenger (left), who earned Big East Defensive Player of the Year honors last fall with the Georgetown University wiomen’s soccer team, beats an opponent to the ball. Photo courtesy of Georgetown Sports
    Boston bound:Breakers select Wenger in NWSL Draft

    Elizabeth Wenger had stopped actively watching the National Women’s Soccer League draft last Thursday. It seemed safe since there was no chance of her being selected real early anyway. Or so the 2014 Warwick grad thought. You...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • In a physical game against Cedar Crest last Friday, Warwick’s Trysten George (15) drives inside. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Warriors fall short to Crest, Lebanon

    The Warwick boys hardly missed from the floor while taking a 22-14 first-quarter lead last Friday. Unfortunately, they couldn’t save any of those for the final stanza. Cedar Crest, who trailed by as many as nine points...

    • Posted January 24, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Jake Novak (left) and Evan Hosler (right) trap Ephrata’s Sam Cable in the corner during last Friday’s Section Two battle. Photo by Dwight Palm
    Mounts Spoil Fisher’s Return to Ephrata

    Edge Barons 47-40 in key Section Two contest There was an extra buzz in the building Friday night when Ephrata welcomed back former Coach Charlie Fisher and his up-and-coming Manheim Central squad. But while Fisher’s return was...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Morgan Stuhltrager swims to a third-place finish in 2:20.21 in the 200 Individual Medley for the Warwick girls last Thursday. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Township hands WHS girls first loss

    As the Warwick and Manheim Township swimmers stepped on the blocks for the 400 free relay for the final event last Thursday, the outcomes were already decided. The Blue Streaks had clinched a sweep, with the MT...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Clayton Mohler (14) looks to outduel Manheim Township’s Reese Sachs (20) for the opening tip last Friday night. Photo by Mike Shull
    Blue Streaks outlast Warwick 89-85 in 4 OTs

    When the Warwick boys took Hempfield to five OTs last year, no one would have predicted it happening again any time soon. Well, last Friday night, the Warriors came close. Clayton Mohler’s dramatic game-tying ‘three’ at the...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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