PURE PREPS: York Suburban, Central York listed among top 50 high schools for sports in Pa.

A pair of York County schools were recently listed among the top 50 best high schools for sports in Pennsylvania, according to Niche.com. Niche.com is a Pittsburgh-based website that utilizes reviews from students, parents and residents, as well as its own analysis, to help determine potential strengths and weaknesses of schools. CONTINUE READING HERE

Eastern York’s Maddie McLain, York Suburban’s Bryce Ohl run to Y-A cross country titles

DICK VanO'LINDA, 505-5403/@ydsports GETTYSBURG — The 2017 York-Adams League Cross Country Championships delivered separate story lines on Tuesday afternoon, Oct. 17. There was a start-to-finish duel in the girls' race, and teammates going one-two in the boys' competition. For the second straight year, Eastern York's Maddie McLain held off Dallastown's Emily Schuler to again take the … Continue reading Eastern York’s Maddie McLain, York Suburban’s Bryce Ohl run to Y-A cross country titles

CROSS COUNTRY: Central York boys, Dallastown girls claim York-Adams Division I crowns

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT The Central York boys and the Dallastown girls claimed York-Adams Division I cross country championships on Tuesday, Oct. 10. In a meet at Spring Grove, the Panthers claimed a 26-31 boys' victory over the Wildcats in a meeting of previously unbeaten teams. Central also easily beat Spring Grove (17-42) and Red … Continue reading CROSS COUNTRY: Central York boys, Dallastown girls claim York-Adams Division I crowns

CROSS COUNTRY: Dover girls fall short in York-Adams Division II clash against York Suburban

RYAN VANDERSLOOT, 505-5403/@yaiaascores Dover coach John Sporer knows that York Suburban always fields one of the top girls’ cross country teams in the area. Sporer, however, was interested to see how his young squad matched up against the perennially powerful Trojans this year. The longtime Eagles coach got his answer Tuesday, Oct. 3, when his … Continue reading CROSS COUNTRY: Dover girls fall short in York-Adams Division II clash against York Suburban

PREP: McLain sisters power Eastern York girls’ cross country team to trio of victories

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT The McLain sisters powered the Eastern York girls' team to a trio of cross country triumphs on Tuesday, Sept. 19. Competing on their home course at Sam Lewis State Park, Maddie McLain won the girls' race in 19 minutes, 38 seconds, while Olivia McLain was second. York Tech's Julia Atkins took … Continue reading PREP: McLain sisters power Eastern York girls’ cross country team to trio of victories

CROSS COUNTRY: Timmy Buzynski leads Central York boys to pair of team victories

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT Timmy Buzynski led the Central York boys' cross country team to pair of season-opening victories over South Western (19-44) and York Tech (15-76) on Thursday, Sept. 7, at Rudy Park. Buzynski took first place individually in 17 minutes, 37 seconds. Also for Central, Cole Harris took third, followed by Jacob Montgomery … Continue reading CROSS COUNTRY: Timmy Buzynski leads Central York boys to pair of team victories

In his first marathon, Friesema triumphs at York event

RYAN VANDERSLOOT, 505-5403/?@yaiaascores The origin of the term "beginner's luck" probably had nothing to do with running a marathon. For York’s Andrew Friesema, however, that expression strangely rang true. Running in his first competitive marathon Sunday, Friesema led the field of more than 85 runners to capture the York Marathon men’s title after posting a time of … Continue reading In his first marathon, Friesema triumphs at York event

York’s Krebs leads local runners at Boston Marathon

YORK DISPATCH STAFF REPORT A strong performance by Justin Krebs led a large contingent of York County runners who competed in the 2017 Boston Marathon on Monday morning. Krebs, 42, of York, was the top local finisher, crossing the finish line in 2 hours, 44 minutes, 32 seconds, good enough for 313th place overall in a field … Continue reading York’s Krebs leads local runners at Boston Marathon