West York grad Kinneman excelling in Cape Cod League

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker It doesn't take a lot of research to find out just how prestigious the Cape Cod Baseball League is when it comes to producing major league talent. Billed as being the premier collegiate summer league in the country, more than 1,100 current and former big league baseball players spent a summer or … Continue reading West York grad Kinneman excelling in Cape Cod League

Seniority rules when York-Adams baseball coaches pick league’s top players

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker Seniority ruled when it came time for the York-Adams baseball coaches to select the 2017 players of the year in each of the league's four divisions. All four recipients were seniors, with Dallastown's Joe Capobianco winning the Division I honor, West York's Zach Gettys taking home the Division II award, Ben Stewart … Continue reading Seniority rules when York-Adams baseball coaches pick league’s top players

STROHECKER: A look back at a memorable 2016-17 York County sports season

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker When you're in the midst of covering the high school sports season, it's amazing how fast it feels like the year comes and goes. At one point, you're gearing up for high school football and, the next thing you know, the spring season has concluded. Yet, when you look back on everything … Continue reading STROHECKER: A look back at a memorable 2016-17 York County sports season

STROHECKER: Dallastown turned corner and delivered special season

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker STATE COLLEGE — There wasn't a passionate meeting with a desperate cry to get better. There wasn't a specific moment when everything clicked for the Dallastown baseball team. The Wildcats simply just got better. Actually, they started playing up to the level they were capable of playing. Sitting at 3-4 and coming off … Continue reading STROHECKER: Dallastown turned corner and delivered special season

Dallastown rides 20-game win streak into Class 6-A state title game against Pennsbury

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker In the three days between Dallastown's PIAA Class 6-A semifinal win on Monday and Friday's state championship game, Wildcats' head coach Greg Kinneman admitted that there was little for his baseball team to improve on. It wasn't a cocky statement, meant to indicate that his team was too good to get better, … Continue reading Dallastown rides 20-game win streak into Class 6-A state title game against Pennsbury

Dallastown rolls past State College and into PIAA Class 6-A state title game

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker HERSHEY — With the way things are going for the Dallastown baseball team at the moment, almost nothing seems to bother the Wildcats. Not an early deficit. Not a Division I-bound starting pitcher opposing them. And certainly not the magnitude of a state playoff semifinal. Even when all three of those … Continue reading Dallastown rolls past State College and into PIAA Class 6-A state title game

BLOG: Dallastown-State College battle to likely pit two D-I pitchers against each other

Steve Heiser , 505-5446/@ydsports Just a quick glance at the records, and most observers would likely believe that Dallastown should be a solid favorite going into Monday's PIAA Class 6-A state baseball semifinal against State College. Records, however, don't always tell the whole story, and that could very well be the case in Monday's battle, set … Continue reading BLOG: Dallastown-State College battle to likely pit two D-I pitchers against each other

STROHECKER: Dallastown pitching makes it state contender

Patrick Strohecker , 505-5402/@P_Strohecker Dallastown baseball coach Greg Kinneman had a reason to be unsure about his 2017 pitching staff. Back in March, it was the one unknown he had about his team heading into the season. After graduating more than 80 percent of his innings pitched from 2016, he had every right to be … Continue reading STROHECKER: Dallastown pitching makes it state contender