• ‘Bearons’ t-shirt honors Matt Nagy, benefits MCHS football

      Manheim is honoring one of its former Barons players who has made a name for himself in the NFL — Matt Nagy, who was named head coach of the Chicago Bears in January. The tribute is...

    • Posted February 16, 2018
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  • Moll wins three golds, as Warriors take 2nd at L-Ls

    For the first time in Joe Moll’s high school career, the Warwick boys didn’t have home-pool advantage last Friday for the L-L League Meet. The Lititz recCenter’s friendly confines were replaced by Wilson’s Roy G. Snyder Natatorium....

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • McCabe, Ginder lead Barons at Leagues

    Cade Ginder plans to graduate from Manheim Central this spring and continue his education at a trade school for gunsmithing to learn custom repair. Saturday, he learned another lesson or two about guns. Ginder placed eighth in...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Guts and Heart: Despite battling injury & illness, Lady Warriors repeat as L-L champs

    The van ride to Wilson High School last Saturday was a quiet one for the Warwick girls swim team. Headphones on, the Lady Warriors were preparing their game face. “There is a somewhat eerie, quiet confidence,” Warwick...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • Keeping perspective

    With age comes wisdom, right? And perspective. As a kid, I didn’t give as much credit to my teams’ opponents as I should have. I can still remember watching the Phillies in the mid-70s. One of their...

    • Posted February 14, 2018
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  • In the final moments at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn., Rihn and Winters celebrate the Eagles’ historic 41-33 win over the Patriots
    A Super Sunday in Minneapolis

    Local Eagles fan shares his once-in-a-lifetime experience There’s a good reason that Lititz’s Chris Rihn decided to fly to Minneapolis rather than drive for Super Bowl LII. “I thought if (the Eagles) don’t pull it off, it’s...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Manheim Central senior Brooke Breinich (right) blocks a shot by Ephrata’s Kandice Liebl (31) in the Lady Barons’ 44-35 win Tuesday night. Photo by Missi Mortimer
    MC girls keep L-L hopes alive with win over Ephrata

    With post-season berths up for grabs, the Manheim Central and Ephrata girls were both hungry for a victory Tuesday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. The Lady Barons are still in the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoff...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Warwick junior Hayden Rucci is shown on the University of Wisconsin’s campus during a visit last November.
    On (to) Wisconsin

    Rucci commits to play for the Badgers When Hayden Rucci’s football career ends at Warwick High School, he will say good-bye to uniform number 33. Turns out that the University of Wisconsin has retired double 3s from...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Warwick’s Jess Williamson passes the ball to a teammate in Tuesday night’s game at Manheim Township. Photo by Kirk Neidermyer
    WHS girls end season with loss to Lady Streaks

    The Warwick girls closed out their season Tuesday night with a 66-44 loss to first-place Manheim Township in a Section One game in Neffsville. MT’s Olivia Matto scored her 1,000th career point while sharing game-high honors with...

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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  • Manheim Central’s Cameron Sell (far right) and Chase Marquette (left) defend against Ephrata’s Brad DaBella. Photo by Preston Whitcraft
    Late surge lifts Ephrata past Barons

    For the first 28 minutes Tuesday, upstart Manheim Central gave Ephrata all it could handle. Defensively, the Barons, who have just two seniors on their roster, made things difficult while at the other end, they were converting....

    • Posted February 7, 2018
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