• Penn State defensive coordinator Brent Pry will be the featured speaker at the Manheim Touchdown Club's banquet on Wednesday, May 25.
     Pry to speak at the MTC Awards banquet

      The Manheim Touchdown Club Awards Banquet will be held Wednesday, May 25, at the Spooky Nook Sports Complex beginning with a reception at 5:45 p.m. Brent Pry, assistant head coach/defensive coordinator at Penn State University, will...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Warwick senior Tyler Martin gets pumped up as he crosses the plate on a two-run single by Zach Peters in the third inning on Monday, helping the Warriors beat Ephrata 4-1 in a key crossover game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    In battle of Section leaders, Warriors outduel Ephrata

      From Warwick’s view, Ephrata base runners Adam Schwartz and Chase Weik were out on bang-bang plays at the plate in the fifth and sixth innings. In the Mounts’ dugout, they thought Schwartz at least got a...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Lititz’s Zach Shank, who got his first big league spring training hit this March, is beginning his fourth professional season in the Seattle Mariners’ organization with the Double-A Jackson Generals. (Photo by Nat Thomas/Jackson Generals)
    Shank gets taste of the big leagues in spring training

    WHS grad singles against the Indians Coming off a 2015 season in which Kyle Seager got 623 at-bats for the Seattle Mariners, there was nothing noteworthy about him starting at third base in the M’s spring training...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Warwick’s Bob Derr was joined by his family at the Pennsylvania Wrestling Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame induction last Sunday. Pictured here are (front row, left to right) Bob and his wife, Kathy; (back, l-r) son, Andy, and daughters, Danielle Van Natta and Bree Arvai.
    Derr enters State Wrestling Coaches Hall

    Bob Derr had a choice to make as an 8th-grader at Warwick in the mid-1960’s. If Derr wanted to continue playing football in his freshman year for the Warriors, then he had to plan on hitting the...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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  • Kids defeat fish in traditional yearly stand-off

    An opening day tradition About a dozen members of the Lititz Sportsman’s Association arrived at the riparian park before the sun Saturday morning, 5 a.m. to be exact, to set up for the annual kids fishing derby....

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    Comets outduel Warwick in Section One showdown

    Warriors blank MC in back-yard rivalry Warwick pitcher Zach Peters, in the words of his coach Bob Locker, was a bulldog. In a showdown of Section One contenders on Tuesday afternoon, the Warrior junior threw 28 first-inning...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Ted Fitzgerald, center, poses with his family at Bucknell University in Lewisburg on Sunday. Fitzgerald, a longtime swimming official, was inducted into the Pennsylvania Swimming Hall of Fame.
    Fitzgerald inducted into PA Aquatics Hall of Fame

    Ted Fitzgerald will never forget the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City. His old pal Carl Robie — a close friend growing up when the two competed together at the Aronimink Swim Club in suburban Philadelphia — was...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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    Strong second half propels MT over the Warriors

    Holding a lead against Lancaster-Lebanon League powerhouse Manheim Township was nothing new for the Warwick boys. A year ago, the Warriors led 6-2 before, as coach Wayne Hummer recalls, “they just ran out of gas.” On Monday,...

    • Posted April 6, 2016
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  • Athletic Trainers Marc Schaffer (left), of Manheim Central, and Sheila Hershey (right), of Warwick, display the banners their schools received after earning the Safe School Sports Awards from the National Athletic Trainers Association. There were two of just 47 schools across Pennsylvania to win the recognition. (Photo by Bruce Morgan)
    Athletic training programs at Warwick and MC earn National Award

      More and more these days in the sports world, you hear the word concussion used almost as frequently as touchdown, base hit and layup. Awareness of the injury seems to be at an all-time high. And...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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  • Warwick freshman Kate Dickow ran away with top honors in the 1,600 on Tuesday, crossing the finish line in a time of 5:26. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    The streak is history

     WHS girls track team snaps Knights’ 74 dual-meet win streak To say that the Warwick girls track and field team had a good opening day would be a huge understatement. It was one which they will surely...

    • Posted March 31, 2016
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