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EAHS Swimming Sweeps Milton Hershey in First Meet of the Season

If the first meet of the season is anything to go by, the Elizabethtown Area High School swimming team may turn into a force to be reckoned with this year. Visiting Milton Hershey on Tuesday, Dec. 10, in a non-league matchup, the Bears utterly dominated the Spartans, with the girls winning 146-39 and the boys […]

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Season Preview: EAHS Swimming Looks to Continue Growth

Chad Houck’s first season as head coach for the Elizabethtown Area High School swimming program went about as well as one could’ve hoped. The Bears were extremely competitive throughout the regular season in Section Two of the Lancaster-Lebanon League, with both of their teams nabbing winning records. The girls (8-3 overall) finished alone in second […]

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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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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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Willowood Bluefins Send Over 20 Swimmers to Mid-Caps

The end of the summer is drawing near for the Willowood swimming club, as evidenced by the Bluefins’ two recent meets where they competed against the best of the best in the Mid-Penn Area Swim League.  Willowood played host to the Division A meet on Saturday, July 20, competing alongside Devon Crest, Heatherfield and Hershey. […]

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Willowood Records Broken at Invitational, Loss to Heatherfield

The Willowood swim club had a busy week recently, hosting an invitational meet and finishing up its regular summer slate just a few days later. In the end, the Bluefins fought hard and were able to come away with mixed-to-positive results. The team held the 38th annual Willowood Invitational on Wednesday, July 10, with 13 […]

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Willowood Swimming Falls to Devon Crest in First Meet of Summer

The 2019 summer swimming season kicked off for Willowood at home on Saturday, June 15, against Devon Crest. While the Bluefins fought hard, they ultimately came up short, losing 631.5-394.5 to the Gators. On the plus side, they did come away with 18 victories overall. A large chunk of those wins came in the 13-14 […]

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Lancaster-Lebanon League Winter All-Stars

By KYLE MORGAN The Elizabethtown Advocate It took a while, but all of the winter sports All-Stars for the 2018-19 Lancaster-Lebanon League season have finally been released. In total, Elizabethtown Area High School saw 16 of its athletes receive awards. Both the girls and boys basketball teams had four players each win honors. For the […]

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