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  • Mother experiences ‘indescribable’ moment at NFL Draft

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – The text said simply “Be ready.” Former CD East running back Chase Edmonds planned to watch the NFL Draft with friends in New York. But his mom decided to travel all the way to Texas to be at the draft in person.  Just in case her son got drafted, she wanted to be there to hear his name called. “I’m not going to miss the opportunity to experience this feeling because I won’t ever have it again,” […]

  • 73-year-old coach rallies the Herd despite broken bones

    CARLISLE, Pa. – At this rate, he may never retire. After 26 years of coaching softball at both Carlisle High School and Northern High School, Nyle Monismith  retired in 2012. That move, however, turned out to be temporary. Four years later, Carlisle again needed a coach.  So Monismith unretired, returning to his alma mater in 2016. Now in his third year as head coach at Carlisle, Monismith has the Thundering Herd moving in the right direction in the tough Mid-Penn […]

  • Local running back chasing his NFL dream

    HARRISBURG, Pa. – He didn’t play for a big college football program, but he has big dreams. Former CD East running back Chase Edmonds has never been shy about his goals. “I want to go to the NFL, win Rookie of the Year and show people I can play football,” said Edmonds. And he has a habit of backing up his words.  The Harrisburg native has excelled at every level of the sport so far. Panthers head coach Aaron Blanding […]

  • Local high school powerlifters raise the bar

    HERSHEY, Pa. – Four years ago, Hershey High School senior David Still had no intention of becoming a powerlifter. Now he’s a 3-time national champ. “It wasn’t until after freshman year of football season that I realized that this even existed,” said Still.  “I didn’t even want to compete originally.  I just got into it to get stronger, and turned out, I loved it.” Head coach Troy Smith started the Hershey powerlifting team back in 2004.  Hardware lines the walls in […]

  • Mother Nature wreaking havoc on spring sports schedule

    YORK, Pa. – It’s official.  Spring weather stinks. The high school spring sports season started almost two weeks ago.  But on many days, the schedule simply showed the same three letters over and over again: PPD. Baseball games, softball games, tennis matches and track meets, all postponed. As a matter of fact, through Wednesday of this week, most of the baseball teams, including York Suburban, hadn’t even played their first game yet. “We played two scrimmages in the middle of March […]

  • Brotherhood salutes fallen York City firefighters

    YORK, Pa. – The last alarm sounded for York City firefighters Ivan Flanscha and Zachary Anthony. But they were not alone. Fellow firefighters from all over the country stood at attention and saluted their fallen brothers. Sometimes it’s hard to truly understand the meaning of that brotherhood until you’ve witnessed a memorial for a fallen firefighter. From the sea of blue to the apparatus draped in black, it’s a sight that will give you chills and bring you tears. For […]

  • Milton Hershey boys basketball team exceeding expectations

    HERSHEY, Pa. – They set goals, they pass goals. “I stopped setting them,” said Milton Hershey head basketball coach Mark Zerbe.  “They’ve all exceeded my expectations, so I’m just taking it one day at a time.” One of five local teams still alive in the postseason, the Spartans will be playing in the PIAA semifinals for the first time since 1981.  That’s also when Milton Hershey won their only state championship. The Spartans are led by a pair of senior […]

  • Four local teams advance to state basketball semifinals

    FOX43- The PIAA state basketball semifinals are now set. Four local teams advanced with wins on Saturday, joining the Milton Hershey boys who punched their ticket on Friday. On the boys side, District 3 had a strong showing in class 3A on Saturday, as both Trinity and Lancaster Mennonite made the final four. Trinity outlasted Loyalsock, 57-52.  The Rocks were led by Sean Good who scored 12 points.  Trinity will face Neumann-Goretti on Tuesday. And it took two overtimes for Lancaster […]

  • Chemistry driving Milton Hershey success on the court

    HERSHEY, Pa. – The Milton Hershey School boys basketball team is on a roll this postseason. After getting knocked out of the PIAA state tournament in the first round the past two years, the Spartans have advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2005. They’re led by a core group of seniors, including top scorer Don’yae Baylor-Carroll who’s averaging 23 points per game. And Pedro Rodriguez, who head coach Mark Zerbe called by far the most improved […]

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