•  Herr named First-Team All-State

      The lineup of pitchers that Warwick’s softball team faced in L-L play this spring was a scary one. Twice, Warwick faced Penn Manor’s Brittany Hook and Hempfield’s Kara Cook in Section One. In crossovers, the Lady...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  •  Barons ready for another heated Section Two race

    If there’s one thing local fans can count on every year, it’s that Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon Football League is going to be a dogfight. That shouldn’t change in 2017. A year ago, Manheim Central shared...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  •  Warriors look to build off success from 2016

    Enck’s Catering in Manheim was packed last Friday as the Lancaster-Lebanon League’s annual Football Media Day, as players and coaches from from the L-L’s 23 teams shared their thoughts about the upcoming campaign. Warwick coach Bob Locker...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Byler commits to play baseball at Delaware

      The ceiling is high for Justin Byler in his blossoming baseball career. The University of Delaware coaches expressed that belief recently with the Warwick senior-to-be. And it’s no doubt a big reason that the Blue Hens...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • The 9th annual Susquehanna Smash volleyball tournament attracted 950 teams, including players from as far away as California to this year’s event at the PA Classics Soccer Park. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Susquehanna Smash is a hit

    Ninth annual event hosts 950 volleyball teams, more than 1,000 expected in 2018 Three cloudless, sunny days of low humidity greeted hundreds of players, friends, parents, coaches and volunteers at PA Classics Soccer Park last weekend. The...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • In his nine-year coaching career at Manheim Central, Chris Sherwood compiled an overall record of 147-82, including two Section Two championships and a trip to the District Three Triple-A finals in 2014.
    Sherwood steps down as Barons’ head coach

    Coming home on the bus from Manheim Central’s game in the PIAA State boys basketball playoffs this March, Coach Chris Sherwood began to consider a change. Drained both physically and mentally, the Barons’ boss was mulling stepping...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • Hopeland’s Daryl Weaver crosses the finish line in a winning time of 1:03:05 in the Lititz recCenter’s third annual triathlon last Sunday. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Weaver claims second LrC triathlon crown

    Steinweg repeats as women’s champ For the second time in three years, Hopeland’s Daryl Weaver emerged victorious in the Lititz recCenter’s annual sprint triathlon. In the third edition of the event, the 44-year-old Weaver claimed the men’s...

    • Posted August 9, 2017
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  • Lititz players Colin Brubaker (11), Jackson Davies (4), Max Bright (26), Kaden Hunt (3), Adam Ricketts (13) and others celebrate on the Clipper Magazine Stadium infield after defeating SWS 4-2 in the LNP Midget Tournament finals last Friday. The Oddfellows’ victory clinched their fourth title in seven years, all in odd years — 2011, 2013, 2015 and 2017. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    Big fifth-inning rally lifts Lititz to sixth LNP Midget title

    When the sixth inning was in the books, Lititz Oddfellows’ pitcher Colin Brubaker went looking for skipper Bill Weismandel in the dugout. The right-hander had a request. “I was like, ‘Bill, you’ve got to give me the...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Woodridge’s Jamison Kilgore takes a breath of air on his way to a ninth-place finish in the boys 8U 25-meter breaststroke at the League Swimming Championships last Saturday. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    Woodridge takes third at Leagues

    Lititz Springs, Manheim also place Brady Schwartz took home individual gold in the boys 12U 50-meter breaststroke in 37.17 seconds and four relays were crowned champs, as Woodridge earned a third-place finish with 669 1/2 points at...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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  • Warwick boys soccer coach Gordy Cowher chats with some players on the sideline during the Lititz Summer Showcase last Friday night at the Weaver Road Turf Fields. Photo by Dick Wanner
    Showcase gets positive reviews

    Organizers of the 12th annual Lititz Summer Soccer Showcase had an important goal they wanted to reach last Saturday and Sunday. The mission was to guarantee each team a minimum of three games. In all,. there were...

    • Posted August 2, 2017
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