• Mallory Sunderland gives a final kick to the finish en route to plac¬ing second in 20:01 on Tuesday. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     MC girls improve to 9-0 with three more wins

      In a lot of ways, the Manheim Central girls cross country team’s meet on Tuesday afternoon was like a chess match. Their times closely matched up with those of the Ephrata runners, so the goal for...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Manheim Central senior Gavin Guyer finds daylight after hauling in a pass reception for the Barons.
     Barons start slow, but pull away from Crest

      Manheim Central overcame a slow start and an injured offensive weapon to pull away from Cedar Crest 30-14 in week three action at Cornwall Friday night. The bulk of the production came from senior running back...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Goalie Eric Myers shuts down a Red Tornado scoring opportunity by cor¬ralling a corner kick late in the game to secure a 4-1 win for Warwick. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Streaking Warriors remain in Section hunt

      Warwick boys soccer coach Travis Steedle still recalls an early turning point for his team a year ago. With his Warriors holding a 3-1 record out of the gates, they managed just one win playing four...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • Warwick’s football players, along with head coach Bob Locker (front), celebrate with the George Male Trophy after defeating back-yard rival Ephrata for the 10th straight year last Friday night. Senior QB Colin Gibble ran for three touchdowns as the Warriors overcame an early 7-0 deficit and won 30-7. (Photo by Cathy Chapis)
    Decade of dominance: Warwick claims 10th straight Male Trophy

      Warwick was hoping that it wouldn’t have to unveil its new offensive wrinkle last Friday night. After all, the Warriors had only looked at it briefly during the week prior to their game against Ephrata. But...

    • Posted September 23, 2015
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  • The Manheim Central football team runs onto the field for its game against Hempfield last Friday night. (Photo by Mike Shull)
     Horn, Cedar Crest present week three challenge for MC

      If it’s week three, that means it’s the final non-league tune-up for L-L League teams prior to heading into their Section openers. For Manheim Central and Cedar Crest, it’s also an opportunity to get back in...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Warwck's Carter Forney looks to block for Isaac Rissinger, who returns a kickoff in the Warriors' game against Garden Spot last Friday night. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Who will deliver the Male?

    Warriors aiming for 10th-straight win over Mounts The 86th meeting between back-yard rivals Warwick and Ephrata will commence Friday night on the turf at War Memorial Field. The Warriors have held the upper hand for the better...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Manheim Central senior John Hosler (right) gets tangled up with Ephrata’s Gabe Sensenig while battling for the ball on Tuesday night. Looking on for the Barons is junior Ryan Kuster. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Second-half goal lifts Ephrata over the Barons

      When the Manheim Central and Ephrata boys soccer teams play, you can always count on it being a close-fought battle. In four meetings over the past two seasons, the margin between the two has never been...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Hannah Bollinger passes the ball off to a teammate during action this season. (Photo by Hannah Bollinger)
     Key injury forces WHS girls to make adjustments

      After losing eight starters to graduation last year, the Warwick field hockey team could have ill-afforded losing another top player. Yet, that’s exactly what happened. In their second game of the season, senior Hannah Weidman, a...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Jensen Burnheimer (18) and Maddy Glouner (right) block Manheim Central’s Rebecca Keppley in Warwick’s 3-0 win on Monday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Warwick overcomes early deficits against MC

      In their own ways, the Warwick and Manheim Central girls volleyball teams are trying to mesh. For the Lady Warriors, that means not having as many highs and lows, but rather leveling their game out. For...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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  • Warwick wide receiver Tyler Gerhart (6) goes up between Garden Spot defenders Mackenzie Focht (3) and Damian Young while trying to grab a pass in the end zone at the end of the first half last Friday night. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Jeffers scores four TD’s to lead GS over the Warriors

      Warwick knew that Garden Spot running back Jahad Jeffers was going to present a challenge for them last Friday night. Ultimately, the junior back proved to be a thorn in the side for the Warriors, rushing...

    • Posted September 16, 2015
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