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2018-19 Elizabethtown Advocate Winter Sports Awards

The 2018-19 high school winter sports season was tremendously successful for Elizabethtown. All but one Bears team finished at least second in their respective section. That makes it all the more difficult to select winners for The Elizabethtown Advocate’s now-annual seasonal sports awards. Outstanding Girls Athlete: Marena Lonardi, girls basketball What more can be said […]

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Lonardi Breaks All-Time Scoring Record As EAHS Girls Basketball Loses in States

The first round of the PIAA Class 5A playoffs didn’t exactly go the way the Elizabethtown Area High School girls basketball team wanted it to. But at the very least, the Lady Bears were able to help arguably the best player to ever play for the program achieve history. The team traveled to Spring-Ford High […]

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EAHS Girls Basketball Loses to Gettysburg and Lower Dauphin in Districts

The Elizabethtown Area High School girls basketball team was able to pull off a first-round upset in districts to clinch a spot in states. However, the Lady Bears ended up falling to two equally talented teams, erasing their chances of finishing higher in the playoffs. The team traveled to Gettysburg, the No. 3 seed, on […]

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EAHS Boys Basketball Falls to Lower Dauphin, Tops Garden Spot in Districts

With a berth in states locked up, the Elizabethtown Area High School boys basketball team continued its quest for glory in the Class 5A District 3 playoffs. While the Bears ended up getting knocked out of contention for the championship, they’ll still have a shot to finish in the top five. Elizabethtown had a short […]

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EAHS Girls Basketball Comes Back to Beat South Western in Districts

It was do or die for the Elizabethtown Area High School girls basketball team’s season. Down by double digits at halftime against a tough opponent, the Lady Bears had to rally in the second half to keep their season alive. Against all odds, they succeeded in a big way. As the No. 11 seed in […]

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Whirlwind: EAHS Boys Basketball Advances to League Semifinals, District Quarterfinals off Game-Winning Shots From Locker

The Elizabethtown Area High School boys basketball team had a gauntlet of a stretch. The Bears had to finish up in the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoffs and quickly get ready for the Class 5A District 3 playoffs at the same time. Amazingly, they came out relatively unscathed, earning their first state postseason berth in 10 years […]

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EAHS Girls Basketball Falls to Lancaster Mennonite in L-L League Quarterfinals

Last season, the Elizabethtown Area High School girls basketball team opened the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoffs with a win vs. Solanco before losing in the semifinals to Lancaster Catholic, who proceeded to win the league championship as well as the Class 4A District 3 and PIAA Championships en route to an undefeated season. This year, the […]

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