Boy's Lacrosse Team
The Lower Dauphin boys’ lacrosse team volunteered Jan. 4 at the Central Pennsylvania Food Bank to package food for those in need. It’s an annual event for the team. Photo: Marco Ritchie. Full Story
Boys Basketball Wrap
Not everything goes according to plan.
And sometimes, as Lower Dauphin’s upstart ballers recently found out, that’s a great thing.
Buzzer-beating hero Will Bowen and LD stunned district frontrunner Palmyra 51-50 on Jan. 10, toppling the Cougars’ impressive 10- game winning streak in the process. Full Story
Kreiser Holds LD to 2-2 Tie
Lower Dauphin returned from the CPIHL’s holiday break only to run into Nick Kreiser. The encounter cost the local Falcons a point in the league standings.
Kreiser, Cedar Crest’s outstanding goaltender, stopped 26 of 28 shots on Monday night, Jan. 9, at Klick-Lewis Arena to force a 2-2 tie in a battle of Falcons. Full Story
Falcons Take Down M’town
If there was any question as to whether Lower Dauphin’s tough Dec. 22 loss to Cedar Cliff would kill the Falcons’ momentum in the new year, it can be put to rest.
The Falcons began 2017 with a trio of dual meet wins, including a 35- 25 home victory over Middletown on Jan. 4. Full Story
Abby Julius Checks In
From Liberty to the Rose Bowl
It’s been an exceptional winter break for Liberty University field hockey standout Abby Julius. The former twotime PIAA and District 3 champ at Lower Dauphin found out at Thanksgiving that she was chosen to participate in the USA Field Hockey U-21 selection camp to be held Jan. 15- 17 at Spooky Nook Sports in Lancaster. Full Story
Trojans to Make A Mark at States?
Hershey’s swimming teams have been dominant in the Mid Penn Conference’s Commonwealth Division and at the District 3-AAA event in recent years.
And right now, the boys’ and girls’ teams are each 4-0 overall in dual meets and 3-0 in the Commonwealth. Full Story
Cougars’ Treys Take Down LD
Girls Basketball Wrap
Lower Dauphin at Palmyra has traditionally been one of the marquee girls’ basketball games of any season. They met Tuesday, Jan. 10, in a Mid-Penn Keystone Division clash that had plenty at stake.
Both entered the game with just one division loss, along with Cedar Cliff, which meant a shot at first place was up for grabs. Full Story
Smith Named All-Mid-Atlantic
Lower Dauphin High School grad Kylen Smith was recently named to the 2016 NSCAA Division III Women’s All-Mid-Atlantic Region team as a member of the Misericordia womens’ soccer team. Full Story
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