Hempfield Black, Cocalico advance in LNP Tournament

BY DAVE BYRNE
Sports Writer

What is believed to be the longest game played in the history of the LNP —formerly New Era — Tournament’s Midget division saw top-seeded Hempfield Black survive the upset bid of SWS Blue, 4-3 in 10 innings Wednesday at Clipper Magazine Stadium.

SWS first … Continue reading

Hempfield Black is the favorite again

BY DAVE BYRNE
Sports Writer

As Bullwinkle would constantly reassure Rocky, “This time for sure!”

It’s far from sure that top-seeded Hempfield Black will win the Midget division of the 70th LNP Tournament — there are seven other teams that will have a say, after all.

But Black can’t … Continue reading

Mountville Angels, Elizabethtown Navy move on

BY DAVE BYRNE
Sports Writer

Buttressed by a three-homer outburst and shutdown — albeit not without drama — relief, Ty Vaughn pitched, and hit, the Mountville Angels into the Junior-Midget championship of the 70th LNP Tournament.

Vaughn pitched 5 1/3 innings, allowing four hits and two runs, both coming on solo … Continue reading

SWS, Mountville get off to winning starts

BY DAVE BYRNE
Sports Writer

The Mountville Angels scored a titanic victory in their LNP Junior-Midget opener Wednesday night at Mount Joy’s Kunkle Field.

Titanic in that yes, winning a 13-11 marathon over Lititz VFW was a huge victory. Also, Titanic in that VFW was sailing along, hit an … Continue reading