Six former York Catholic standouts to be inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame on Jan. 13

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT York Catholic High School’s Athletic Association is inducting six new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame. Those being inducted this year, listed with their graduation year, are: Kelly Rhein Bray (2008), Sarah Cadwallader Fermento (2008), Patrick Hickey (1996), Ashton Bankos Hirsch (2008), Jacob Iati (2008) and Tim McConville (1994). The inductees will … Continue reading Six former York Catholic standouts to be inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame on Jan. 13

ICYMI: BASKETBALL: Teirra Preston, Nikson Valencik combine for 49 in Central York girls’ triumph

RYAN VANDERSLOOT, 505-5403/@yaiaascores EMIGSVILLE — A new season always brings a certain amount of change to a high school athletic program. No program stays the same, normally because of injuries, graduation or improvement by younger players. The Central York girls’ basketball team is certainly not exempt from that reality. CONTINUE READING HERE

ICYMI: During 75th anniversary season, Don Peterson recounts West York’s first basketball title

Patrick Strohecker, 505-5402/@P_Strohecker For a 92-year-old man, Don Peterson still gets around pretty well. When he walks for an extended period of time, he needs a walker to aid him. When he's just milling around his apartment at Normandie Ridge in West Manchester Township, however, Peterson does just fine without any assistance. CONTINUE READING HERE

PREP NOTEBOOK: Dallastown boys’ basketball team dealing with absence of two key players

Patrick Strohecker, 505-5402/@P_Strohecker Coming into the season, there were plenty of expectations riding on the shoulders of the Dallastown boys' basketball team. The Wildcats were coming off a promising 2016-17 season, when they made the District 3 Class 6-A playoffs and finished 14-9. Most of that team was returning. However, before the 2017-18 campaign could begin, Dallastown was … Continue reading PREP NOTEBOOK: Dallastown boys’ basketball team dealing with absence of two key players

ICYMI: PREP: Adam Freese pours in 31 points to lead unbeaten Kennard-Dale to another win

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT The Kennard-Dale boys' basketball team continued its unbeaten start to the season by defeating Penn Manor on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 50-44. The Rams (4-0) built a five-point lead by halftime, holding the Comets (1-3) to 16 points at the break, before Penn Manor made it a three-point game going into the … Continue reading ICYMI: PREP: Adam Freese pours in 31 points to lead unbeaten Kennard-Dale to another win

ICYMI: Central York tops Dallastown in early-season battle between York-Adams Division I teams

Patrick Strohecker, 505-5402/@P_Strohecker For being just five days into the 2017-18 high school basketball season, the York-Adams League Division I boys' basketball battle between Dallastown and Central York on Tuesday, Dec. 12, felt as close to a playoff atmosphere as you can get this early in the season. The student sections from both schools were lively, … Continue reading ICYMI: Central York tops Dallastown in early-season battle between York-Adams Division I teams

STROHECKER: Some takeaways from opening weekend of York-Adams basketball action

Patrick Strohecker, 505-5402/@P_Strohecker The opening weekend of high school basketball can be good for two things — getting fans excited for the upcoming season and making dramatic overreactions after just one or two games. The former will always be a great thing, while the latter never does any good. However, you can take some impressions away from … Continue reading STROHECKER: Some takeaways from opening weekend of York-Adams basketball action

After historic 2016-17 season, Northeastern boys’ basketball team prepares for encore

Patrick Strohecker, 505-5402/@P_Strohecker The hardest thing to do in almost any endeavor — sports, music, film, etc. — is successfully pull off an encore. Typically, when a first act is breathtaking, it's all anyone can remember. The second act then gets compared — usually unfavorably — to the first. The Northeastern boys' basketball team is facing that challenge this season. After having … Continue reading After historic 2016-17 season, Northeastern boys’ basketball team prepares for encore