• Manheim Central senior Brooke Breinich (right) blocks a shot by Ephrata’s Kandice Liebl (31) in the Lady Barons’ 44-35 win Tuesday night. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    MC girls keep L-L hopes alive with win over Ephrata

    With post-season berths up for grabs, the Manheim Central and Ephrata girls were both hungry for a victory Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Lady Barons are still in the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoff...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Warwick junior Hayden Rucci is shown on the University of Wisconsin’s campus during a visit last November.
    On (to) Wisconsin

    Rucci commits to play for the Badgers When Hayden Rucci’s football career ends at Warwick High School, he will say good-bye to uniform number 33. Turns out that the University of Wisconsin has retired double 3s from...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Jess Williamson passes the ball to a teammate in Tuesday night’s game at Manheim Township. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    WHS girls end season with loss to Lady Streaks

    The Warwick girls closed out their season Tuesday night with a 66-44 loss to first-place Manheim Township in a Section One game in Neffsville. MT’s Olivia Matto scored her 1,000th career point while sharing game-high honors with...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Cameron Sell (far right) and Chase Marquette (left) defend against Ephrata’s Brad DaBella. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Late surge lifts Ephrata past Barons

    For the first 28 minutes Tuesday, upstart Manheim Central gave Ephrata all it could handle. Defensively, the Barons, who have just two seniors on their roster, made things difficult while at the other end, they were converting....

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • On (to) Wisconsin

    Rucci commits to play for the Badgers When Hayden Rucci’s football career ends at Warwick High School, he will say good-bye to uniform number 33. Turns out that the University of Wisconsin has retired double 3s from...

    • Posted February 5, 2018
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  • (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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