• Baron boys advance to District semi-finals

      For the third time this season, Section Two boys’ volleyball foes Cocalico and Manheim Central faced each other on Monday evening. This time, on the Barons’ home floor, the stakes were a little bit higher with...

    • Posted May 24, 2018
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  • Falcons hold off Warwick in District quarterfinals

    There was no hesitation, no pause to reflect. David Machamer summed up why his team beat Warwick in one word: emotion. “My kids did not lose the emotion,” said Machamer, Lower Dauphin’s boys’ volleyball coach, whose team...

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Ryan Carter clears the bar at 6-0 while tying for sixth place in the District Three Triple-A boys high jump last Saturday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    MC sends three to State Track

    Ryan Carter found himself in a good spot heading into Saturday’s competition at the District Three Triple-A Track and Field Championships. The Manheim Central senior had already qualified for States while placing third in Friday’s pole vault....

    • Posted May 23, 2018
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  • The Warwick girls’ 4x100 relay, including (left to right) Cassidy Kline, Leah Graybill, Emily Williamson and Meghan Quinn, are shown atop the District Three podium after receiving their gold medals last Saturday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    District Three champs!

    Golds in three relays lead Warwick girls to the team title The anchor leg’s job wasn’t done when they crossed the finish line in a relay last Saturday. Due to rainy, cold conditions which gripped the District...

    • Posted May 22, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Ben Burkhart (2) looks to push the ball past Warwick blockers Jake Lobb (left) and Noah Miller (24) in Monday’s L-L League playoff semi-fianls. Photo by Alan Johnson
    Barons advance to L-L finals by holding off pesky Warriors

    Ben Burkhart plays volleyball as if he’s an old school point guard on the basketball court, nothing flashy, just steady play — sort of the Maurice Cheeks of volleyball. The Manheim Central setter effortlessly puts his teammates...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Jeffrey Kline runs down a fly ball in center field in Tuesday’s L-L playoff semi-final game against Ephrata. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Mounts outlast the Warriors in L-L semi-finals

    It took more than four hours to complete. But thanks to Nathan Young stealing a page from Luis Gonzalez — who won Game Seven of the 2001 World Series for the Arizona Diamondbacks — with a similar-looking...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Cassidy Kline (right) hands the baton off to Jess Williamson for the second leg of Warwick’s 4x400 relay against Cedar Crest on Monday. Photos by Missi Mortimer
    Party like it’s 1999: Warwick girls win first Section One title in 19 years

    Monday’s meet had barely ended, so the Warwick girls’ feat hadn’t yet sunk in for Leah Graybill. In fact, although the Lady Warriors had just finished off a perfect 6-0 season and clinched their first Section One...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Justin Minnich (27) navigates through the midfield while being chased by a pair of Hempfield defenders in Tuesday’s game. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Quick start boosts Knights past Warwick in L-L semi-finals

    For once, Warwick senior Luke Hirtzel would like to see his team play a full four quarters against Hempfield. After all, when he and his Warrior teammates faced the Black Knights April 25, they jumped out to...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Manheim Central third baseman David Cruz focuses on fielding a grounder up the line as a Cocalico base runner slides into the bag. Photo by Alan Johnson
    Section Three champs! Barons win title for second time in three years

      Manheim Central knew exactly what was at stake Tuesday afternoon. Win or face the possibility of a one-game playoff for the Section Three title. The Barons are no strangers to a Section tiebreaker. In each of...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Trent Martin
    Martin wins L-L bronze & qualifies for District Tourney

    The Lancaster-Lebanon League Triple-A and Double-A singles and doubles Flight One tournaments served as a District Three qualifiers over the past week at Conestoga Valley. Manheim Central’s Trent Martin earned the bronze medal and qualified for Friday’s...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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