• In the Manheim Holiday Tournament’s 170-pound finals last Wednesday, Baron senior Jared Siegrist (right) looks to finish a takedown against Council Rock North’s Josh Shalinsky. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Siegrist repeats as Holiday Tourney champ

      Manheim Central senior Jared Siegrist made history in more ways than one last Wednesday. If repeating as the 170-pound champion in the prestigious Manheim Holiday Tournament wasn’t enough, there was something else. “He’s the first Manheim...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Dec. 30 was a grand day for Rylee Derr. The star Warwick forward scored the 1,000th point of her illustrious high school career, a milestone achieved by only five others in Warrior girls basketball history, during last week’s holiday tournament in Lititz. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Derr-ific milestone

      Junior star becomes just sixth player in WHS girls history to net 1,000 points At game’s end last Wednesday night, the reality of Rylee Derr’s accomplishment still hadn’t sunk in. “It hasn’t hit me yet that...

    • Posted January 6, 2016
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  • Warwick senior Kyle A. Weaver (3), who led Warwick with 19 points against Spring Grove on Monday, drives to the basket while being guarded by the Rockets’ Eli Brooks. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Brooks leads Rockets to Warwick Holiday crown

      Weaver paces Warriors with 19 in losing cause Facing a player the caliber of Spring Grove’s Eli Brooks, the Warwick boys needed to bring their A-game on Monday night. Unfortunately for the Warriors, it wasn’t their...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Connor Esbenshade works an arm bar against Penn Manor’s Andrew Sikora in the 113-pound bout last Tuesday night. Esbenshade’s second-period fall was a key win for the Warriors in their 40-28 decision over the Comets. (Photo by Cathy Chapis)
     Warriors prevail over Comets in battle of unbeatens

      WHS matmen remain tied for first place By the time Warwick’s Connor Esbenshade wrestled at 113 last Tuesday, Dec. 22, Penn Manor was still in the driver’s seat. But when the dust settled at that weight,...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Manheim Central sophomore point guard Jake Novak drives through the lane past ELCO’s Ryan Eshelman (45) for a layup during last Wednesday’s Section Three clash. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     ELCO pulls away from the Central boys, 72-50

      It was the season of giving, but the Manheim Central boys took that idea a bit too literally last Wednesday. The Barons handed out 10 Christmas presents &tstr; oops, turnovers &tstr; seven of those in the...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Midway through the fourth quarter last Wednesday night, Manheim Central junior Taylor Funk (33) launches an NBA-range three-pointer over ELCO defender Colton Lawrence, giving him 1,000 points for his career. Looking on for the Barons is Jake Novak (21). (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Funk joins 1,000-point club

      FF Manheim Central junior Taylor Funk was on target to reach his goal. That is, to score his 1,000th career point before Christmas. Averaging 21.3 ppg through the Barons’ first nine games, the 6-foot-8 forward was...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore forward Bryan Rottkamp drives to the basket and shoots over Octorara 6-foot-6 forward Christian Ray during last Saturday’s non-league action. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Tornado escapes Warwick

      The Warwick boys had their eyes set on an upset Monday night. And for the first half, those plans were well within reach, as they headed to the locker room deadlocked at 21-all against first-place McCaskey....

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Manheim Central junior guard Kody Kegarise (right) takes the ball inside against Donegal’s Elijah Swanigan in Monday’s game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Fast start leads Barons in 63-32 win over Donegal

      After watching his team suffer a tough 52-50 loss to Lampeter-Strasburg last Friday night, Manheim Central coach Chris Sherwood was looking forward to Monday night’s game against Donegal. “We haven’t finished games this year and I...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Warwick senior guard Lauren Snader battles a Penn Manor player for the ball inside the paint last Friday. Also pictured for the Lady Warriors is Rylee Derr (10). (Photo by Stan Hall)
     McCaskey snaps Warwick’s four-game win streak

      The halftime deficit was just a little too much for the Warwick girls to overcome on Monday night. Despite a valiant effort in the second half, in which they outscored McCaskey 37-26, the Lady Warriors saw...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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  • Warwick’s Alec White swoops in against Annville-Cleona goalie Shjon Dove on a penalty shot in the Warriors’ 7-0 win last Friday night. (Photo by John Crawford)
    Mariano powers Warwick

      Luke Mariano scored a natural hat trick to lead Warwick’s ice hockey team to a 7-0 win over visiting Annville-Cleona last Friday at the Lancaster Ice Rink. The win gives the Warriors a 9-0-1 record at...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
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