Categories EAHS BearsIce HockeySports

Hockey Falls to 0-6 With Loss to Annville-Cleona

Elizabethtown played its most competitive period of the season against Annville-Cleona, but the 1-0 deficit they faced at the end of that period turned into an 11-1 loss on Friday, Dec. 1. After a scoreless, free-flowing start to the game, a penalty on Elizabethtown generated the first power play of the game, which Annville-Cleona was […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFootballSports

Seven Football Players Named Section All-Stars

Three Elizabethtown football players were placed on the Lancaster-Lebanon League Section Two 1st team All-Star list and four more players were placed on the 2nd team list. The league’s coaches were responsible for the voting and the result were presented at the honors and awards banquet. Senior David Shank was named to the 1st team […]

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Categories BasketballEAHS BearsSports

Girls Basketball Puts Finishing Touches on Preseason Preparation

The next time that the Elizabethtown girls basketball team takes the floor against an opponent, the games will start to count. Elizabethtown hosted Dallastown on Monday, Dec. 4. in its final tune-up for the regular season opener against Donegal on Friday, Dec. 8. The two teams did not keep score, but coach John Myers said […]

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Categories Boys SoccerEAHS BearsSports

Braydon Shuck Sheds Freshman Label At LVC

A series of relationships with coaches shaped Braydon Shuck’s decision to attend Lebanon Valley College beginning with this fall’s semester. In addition to playing for the Elizabethtown Area High School boys soccer team, Shuck played for Pennsylvania Classics, an area club soccer team. Tim Mehl was Shuck’s PA Classics coach and also serves as an […]

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Categories Cross CountryEAHS BearsSports

Three Bears Compete at Foot Locker Regionals

Sophomore Katie Locker paced three Elizabethtown Bears at the Foot Locker Northeast Regional Cross Country Championship held at Van Cortlandt Park in New York on Saturday, Nov. 25. Locker was joined by teammates Cat Shontz and Madeline Quinn in a race that featured 103 runners from 11 states and the District of Columbia. Locker, a […]

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Categories Boys SoccerEAHS BearsSports

Colin Wieand Named All-State Defender

Elizabethtown boys soccer captain and 1st team Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star Colin Wieand was selected to the All-State team in an announcement from the Pennsylvania Soccer Coaches Association. Wieand was one of five Lancaster-Lebanon League athletes to be included on the list. Wieand anchored the Bears defense, which allowed the fewest goals in the Lancaster-Lebanon League […]

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Categories BasketballEAHS BearsSports

Offseason Growth Fuels Boys Basketball Into New Season

The Elizabethtown boys basketball team went 5-17 in 2016, which was coach Rocky Parise’s first season. Admittedly, he and the team implemented some schemes and tactics that were not as successful as they hoped for them to be. With those mistakes, however, came a full offseason of learning opportunities for both Parise and his players. […]

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Categories BasketballEAHS BearsSports

Elizabethtown Girls Hoops Plans To Showcase Speed, Athleticism

Speed and athleticism are two components of the Elizabethtown girls basketball team that fifth-year coach John Myers stressed when looking ahead to the upcoming season. “It’s never more of the same. It’s more about the players that you have. I think you adapt to your players and their abilities and what we’re good at. Then […]

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Categories Community

American Indians Were Major Part of Development of E-Town

In 1990, President George Herbert Walker Bush declared November as National American Indian Heritage Month. The current location of the post office in Elizabethtown was built in 1939 by the Works Progress Administration during the presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945). Inside the post office is a mural painted by WPA artist Henry Lee Gatch […]

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