Category Archives: Basketball

Crusaders beat Vikings for first place

Fredericksburg: The holidays are over and what better way to begin the New Year than with a battle for first place in Section 4. And was it fun. Lancaster Catholic…

Columbia stays unbeaten in 1st place

A Section Five showdown between two first place teams lived up to the billing. Columbia beat Lancaster Mennonite 55-48. But it was close until the final 3 minutes. At half-time…

Remembering Decade’s Best Play

The best play of the last decade is easy for us to recall. On February 26th, 2014 the Cedar Crest Falcons were in a semifinal District 3, 4A matchup with…

Olivia Matto on the case for a gap year.

Olivia Matto was one of the star players during her junior and senior years at Manheim Township for the girls basketball team. I ran into her at the Lancaster Catholic…

Catholic wins Crusader Tourney

The Lancaster Catholic Crusaders won the Crusader Christmas Tournament 64-62 tonight in OT. They were down by as many as 13 points in the first half to Division One heavyweight…

Cocalico beats Octorara 62-43

Section Three and Four crossover game saw the Cocalico Eagles top the Octorara Braves 62-43. The Eagles were led by Trey Griffin’s 17 points and Augie Gerhart’s 15. They were…

Etown tops McCaskey 76-67

The Elizabethtown Bears hit the road Friday night for a Section One, Section Two crossover matchup with the ever dangerous McCaskey Tornado. And when they hit floor they took off…

Catholic tops Cocalico 49-41.

In a Section 3 & 4 crossover, Lancaster Catholic pulled away from a 37-37 tie after 3 quarters to beat Cocalico 49-41. The Crusaders finished the game with a 12-4…

Township wins 5th in a row

Katie Bushong scored her 1,000th career point while helping Manheim Township win its 5th game in a row. They defeated Elizabethtown 50-32. The senior scored 22 points. Township is now…

Cougars go 5-0, Duncan hits 1000th Pt.

Don’t look now but the LCDS Lady Cougars are off to a 5-0 start, 2-0 in Section 5 play. And they have beaten both Pequea Valley and Lancaster Mennonite in…