Friday, March 29, 2013

Top 5 Plays of the Week: 3/29/13

Check out our first Top 5 of the spring 2013 season and don't forget to vote for your favorite in our poll!

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Spring Sports 2013: Warwick Boys Lacrosse

We preview the 2013 edition of Warwick Boys Lacrosse, as they try to stake a claim amongst the elite teams of the L-L.

Spring Sports 2013: Conestoga Valley Softball

After a great season in 2012, we preview the 2013 edition of CV softball. Includes interviews with head coach Larry Minney and players Kelly Martin, Gloriann Plank and Nicole Allen.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Spring Sports 2013: Warwick Baseball

We find out how the Warwick baseball squad is hoping to turn things around this spring. Includes interviews with (new) head coach Bob Locker and seniors Tyler Morris and Zach Hurst.

LeSean McCoy Announces 2nd Annual Charity Softball Game

The Philadelphia Eagles' running back will bring his wildly successful charity softball game back to Clipper Magazine Stadium this summer.

This year's game is scheduled for Saturday, June 22nd, 2013. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 3rd at 10am.

Proceeds benefit the LeSean McCoy Foundation, which donates heavily to ALS research, among other causes.

Over 7,000 fans came out to the Clip last summer for the inaugural game, with Lancaster Catholic Grad and then-New York Giant Ryan Purvis winning the home run derby.

McCoy has promised to win the derby this summer.

Spring Sports 2013: Manheim Central Softball

Can the back-to-back District 3 champs finally make a run at state gold? We preview the 2013 squad... includes interviews with seniors Aerika High, Rachel Clippinger, Abi Weaver and Sara McKee.

Spring Sports 2013: Ephrata Boys Lacrosse

We preview the 2013 season with the defending L-L and District 3 lacrosse champs. Includes interviews with head coach Kevin Pletz and players Dakota Keefer, Max Carr and Wesley Sawyer.

Spring Sports 2013: Ephrata Baseball

We check in with the defending Section 2 champs. Includes interviews with head coach Adrian Shelley and seniors Brandon Miller and Paul Larusso.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

Athlete of the Week: Emily Cameron

Warwick's Emily Cameron puts in another stellar performance at states to earn Athlete of the Week honors.

Courtesy: Lancaster Online
Cameron is one of the most decorated swimmers in Pennsylvania highschool history, and she capped off an incredible career with 2 more state gold medals this past weekend.

Finishing first in the 200 IM on Friday, then another gold in the 100 breaststroke on Saturday. For her career, a total of seven PIAA golds (and one bronze!).

She holds the PA records in the 50 free, 200 IM and 100 breaststroke.

The University of Georgia recruit also collected seven District 3 golds and seven L-L meet golds in her four years at Warwick High.


Thursday, March 14, 2013

Spring Sports 2013: Cocalico Girls Lacrosse

We preview Cocalico's move up to Section 1 this year. Includes interviews with senior Julia Stauffer, junior Courtney Gensemer and assistant coach Courtney Hall.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Athletes of the Week: Nick Cook and Ben Metzler

The wrestling duo nab wins at the state tournament to earn the honors this week.

Nick Cook of Garden Spot and Ben Metzler of Manheim Central didn't quite make the podium, but still put on a heck of a show at the PIAA state tournament.

Cook hung on for a 6-4 win in the first round of 132 pound consolations, while Metzler moved on with a last second takedown, winning 3-1 at 138 pounds.

Both couldn't make it past the competition on day number two, but logged impressive performances at the highest level.

Spring Sports 2013: Manheim Central Boys Volleyball

We check in with the Baron boys to see how an experienced group is preparing for the 2013 campaign. Includes interviews with head coach Craig Dietrich and seniors Robbie Lawyer and Josiah Hershberger.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Athlete of the Week: Sam Marino

Cocalico sophomore swimmer Sam Marino is our Athlete of the Week!

Last year as a freshman, Marino qualified for states in the 100 backstroke.

Now, as a sophomore, she nabbed two bronze medals at the District 3 meet with 3rd place finishes (in the 200 free and 100 back)... and is headed back to the state meet.

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

[VIDEO] Best Plays of the 2012-2013 Winter Season

As voted on by the viewers (many of them Manheim Central fans!), these are all the winners from our weekly Top 5 Plays voting. Which do you think should be named the play of the season??

Monday, March 4, 2013

[VIDEO] District 3 Swimming Championships

Results from the 2013 District 3 Swimming Championships.

Highlights include Warwick senior Emily Cameron swimming the last District 3 meet of her career, as well as Cocalico sophomore Samantha Marino claiming a bronze medal and a spot in States in the 200 freestyle.
For full results (courtesy of the District 3 website):

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Friday, March 1, 2013

[VIDEO] Garden Spot Signing Day

Garden Spot seniors Nick West, Tyson Petersheim and Hannah Williams made their college choices official on Thursday.

 News 11 Sports was on hand to chat with all three Spartans about why they chose to continue their education at their respective universities.

[VIDEO] Ephrata Girls Hoops Celebrates Section 2 Title

The Lady Mounts hosting an autograph session and celebration of the team's 2013 L-L league section 2 title.

The Ephrata ladies paying it forward to the next generation of basketball hopefuls... signing autographs for young fans and old fans alike.