• Number two hitter David Woolley connects for a first-inning base hit to right field in the Junior-Midget LNP best-of-three qualifying series. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Lititz VFW knots LNP Junior-Midget qualifying series, forces decisive third game

    The Lititz VFW was down, but far from out. Yes, Lancaster had a 3-0 first-inning lead and was just six innings away from sweeping Lititz in the Junior-Midget best-of-three LNP qualifying series on their home field on...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Racing’s in her blood: MC sophomore moonlights as a micro-sprint car driver

      From April to September, Kassidy Michael spends her Saturday nights a little differently than many of her 15-year-old friends. She is behind the wheel of a 140 horsepower alcohol-burning micro-sprint car racing in the 600cc engine...

    • Posted July 12, 2017
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  • Warwick senior pitcher Zach Peters finished a perfect 6-0, 0.69 ERA in league games for the Warriors this spring. For his career, Peters notched 17 wins on the mound. Lititz Record file photos
    Warwick, MC place three on ‘Sweet 16’ squad

    The Lancaster-Lebanon League All-League “Sweet 16” Baseball Team (as voted on by the coaches) was announced this week. Each of the 24 coaches had the opportunity to nominate players for consideration for “All-League.” Nominations were then collected...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Warwick’s Jordan Barge (left) gets set to lay the tag on Manheim runner Cody Hess during last Wednesday’s 10U finals at Paradise Park. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Manheim VFW downs Warwick in 10U finals

    Manheim VFW completed its undefeated run through the Lancaster County Youth Baseball League 10U Section One playoffs last Wednesday by beating the Warwick Cardinals 13-2 at Paradise Park. Starting as the number five seed, VFW had its...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Taylor Gonzales (left) and Dakota Johnson-Ortiz (right) received this year’s Warrior Award at the Warwick Senior Athlete Recognition and Awards Dessert Social on June 5. Photo by Bruce Morgan
    Gonzales, Johnson-Ortiz named Warrior Award winners

    At the end of their high school athletic careers, Warwick’s Taylor Gonzales and Dakota Johnson-Ortiz never left home without a knee brace. It was a crucial part of their equipment. And it was a constant reminder of...

    • Posted July 5, 2017
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  • Manheim VFW base runner Garret Bruckhart slides safely into second base in front of Lititz infielder Colby Martin during the second inning in Lancaster County Midget League action on Monday night. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Odd Fellows hold on for 8-7 win over Manheim

    In his six seasons as coach of the Lititz Odd Fellows, Bill Weismandel probably hasn’t had a team as deep offensively as the current edition. “We’ve got guys who can hit and are on the bench,” Weismandel...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • Emrhein receives NATA Athletic Trainer Service Award

    Lititz’s Julie Ramsey Emrhein, MEd, LAT, ATC, has been selected as one of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association’s 2017 Athletic Trainer Service Award recipients. Emrhein is the supervisor of athletic training at Wellspan Health in York. The...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • Warwick senior-to-be Katie Pyle, who scored nine goals and six assists from her center midfield position last year, recently gave a verbal commitment to Ohio State University to continue her field hockey and academic careers
    Pyle commits to Ohio State

    For awhile, Katie Pyle was skeptical about the idea of going to a big college. Sure, the Warwick senior-to-be had visited Rutgers University, but she also had a couple of Division-Two field hockey offers on the table....

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • Doggone fun

    The Barons football team and Manheim Borough Police Department squared off in a charity softball game to benefit the Manheim P.D. K9 program on June 21. While the police outscored the Barons, in the end, the real...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • An assistant coach with the Garden Spot girls soccer team for the past two seasons, Andrew Stoltzfus, 29, has been hired as the new head coach for the Manheim Central girls, replacing John Shetromph.
    Stoltzfus named MC girls soccer coach

    From a distance, Andrew Stoltzfus has always held the Manheim Central girls soccer program in high regard. A varsity assistant coach at Garden Spot for the past two years, he looked forward to the times when the...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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