Categories BaseballCommunityFeaturedSports

E-Town Community Invited to Lancaster Barnstormers Game

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care invites the community to the Lancaster Barnstormers baseball game on Saturday, Aug. 31, at 6:30 p.m. A portion of regular admission ticket sales will be donated by the Barnstormers to EACTC. In addition to purchasing game tickets, individuals can also purchase raffle tickets for a chance to throw out the […]

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Categories Cross CountryEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

Season Preview: EAHS Cross Country Aiming to Stay Successful

Just one day before the first official practice of the 2019 season for the Elizabethtown Area High School cross country team, head coach Mark Gallagher was traveling back from Mongolia, where he had been supporting his wife while she competed in a 100K run. He was back in plenty of time for their morning workout […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedGirls SoccerSports

Season Preview: EAHS Girls Soccer Hoping to Right the Ship

Ask any first-year coach about obstacles they would rather not deal with in their inaugural season, and two will come to mind: injuries and a difficult schedule. Brian Ressler had to tackle both during his first campaign as head coach for the Elizabethtown Area High School girls soccer team. Nailed with the second-toughest schedule in […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedGolfSports

Season Preview: EAHS Golf Ready to Take the Next Step

Ahead of the 2018 season, head coach Dave Kline was reserved about the Elizabethtown Area High School golf team’s potential. He had every right to be; the Bears had struggled in recent times, finishing near the bottom of the standings for Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League for a number of years. By the end […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedFootballSports

Season Preview: Young EAHS Football Aims to Stay in the Mix

“We’re back.” That was the thought running through the minds of every player on the Elizabethtown Area High School football team in 2018. Off the back of a high-powered passing attack on offense spearheaded by first-year head coach Andy Breault, the Bears finished 6-4 during the regular season and qualified for the Class 5A District […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSportsTennis

Season Preview: EAHS Girls Tennis Looking to Grow After Last Year

The 2018 season was most certainly a transitional one for the Elizabethtown Area High School girls tennis team. After losing five of their top six players to graduation the year before, the Lady Bears had to reload with a largely inexperienced group of athletes, which led to growing pains. The team ultimately finished 3-11, second-to-last […]

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Categories AlumniEAHS BearsFeaturedSportsSwimming/DivingTennis

EAHS Alumni Series: Welch Grinding in Two Sports at LVC

The leap from high school to college can be difficult for any young person; completely changing your day-to-day regiment isn’t exactly a walk in the park. It can be especially taxing on athletes, who somehow have to juggle schoolwork, team practices/events and their social lives all at once. Now imagine participating in two sports, including […]

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Categories FeaturedSportsSwimming/Diving

Willowood Ends Summer With Two Victories, 12th-Place Team Finish at Mid-Caps

Just like that, the summer swimming season is over for the Willowood Bluefins. Despite a slow start and an 0-4 record during its regular meet schedule, the team slowly but surely improved in terms of competitiveness and turned it on once the postseason began, culminating with the final meet of the year at Palmyra Community […]

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Categories BaseballFeaturedSports

Bears Blue Misses Summer Playoffs After Splitting With Donegal

Against all odds, the Bears Blue baseball team had a shot to fight its way into the Lancaster County Midget Baseball League playoffs. The Bears had fallen in 10 straight games after winning their first three contests, but an upset 5-4 victory over Lancaster (McCaskey) on Tuesday, July 23, erased the losing streak and improved […]

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