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Executive Director Sought

The Lancaster Lebanon League Athletic Association is looking for an
energetic, goal oriented, visionary leader to take our athletic
organization to the next level.  The League is comprised of 24 school
districts between Lancaster and Lebanon counties. The Executive Director
will be the face of the Lancaster Lebanon League, actively promoting and
providing opportunities for outstanding athletic experiences for our
member districts and most importantly our student athletes.  Applicants
should possess strong financial skills and preferably have a working
knowledge of athletics.  The Executive Director will be responsible for
effectively coordinating and communicating league events and activities
impacting member districts and the PIAA.

This is considered a full-time position, hours are flexible but time
demands may vary from week to week.  Salary range is between
$35,000-$50,000 and will be determined based on aggregate qualifications
and experience.  Anyone interested in the Executive Director position
should send a resume and cover letter to Amanda Howe at Pequea Valley
(Amanda_howe@pequeavalley.org). Deadline is March 1, 2019

Basketball Playoff Update

The weather finally cooperated and the next rounds of the LL Basketball Playoffs presented by Fulton Bank are set.

The Boys Semifinals will be a double header at Conestoga Valley on 2/14.
Manheim Township vs Elizabethtown at 6pm
Warwick vs Cedar Crest at 8 pm
Finals are slated for Saturday, 2/16 at 1 pm at Manheim Township
Boys Basketball Bracket

The Girls Finals will be Friday, 2/15 at 7 pm at Manheim Township
ELCO vs Lancaster Catholic
Girls Basketball Bracket

Playoff Postponements February 12th

The weather has forced a reshuffling of many post-season events. Here is the rundown of the changes

  • Bowling Team Tournament is now Tuesday, 2/19, still at Cain’s Lanes in Manheim.

Boys Basketball tournament presented by Fulton Bank:
Quarterfinals, now Wednesday February 13th

  • Garden Spot at Section 1 Champion Manheim Township at 7 pm
  • Elizabethtown at Section 3 Champion Lampeter-Strasburg at 7 pm
  • Section 5 Champion Lancaster Mennonite at Section 2 Champion Warwick at 7 pm at 5 pm
  • Section 1 Runner-up Cedar Crest at Section 4 Champion Lancaster Catholic at 7 pm at 5 pm

Semifinals:  now Thursday, February 14th at Conestoga Valley, games at 6 and 8 pm
Finals: moved to Saturday, February 16th at 1 pm, still at Manheim Township
Boys Basketball Bracket

Girls Basketball tournament presented by Fulton Bank
Semifinals now Wednesday, 2/13:
ELCO vs. Cedar Crest at Lebanon at 7:30 PM
Lancaster Catholic vs. Lancaster Mennonite at Conestoga Valley at 7:30 PM
Finals:  still Thursday, February 14th at Manheim Township, 7 pm
Girls Basketball Bracket

Basketball Playoff Changes

The slate of Boys Basketball Quarterfinals scheduled for 2/11 has been postponed to 2/12. Some games have been moved earlier to allow fans to get to girls semifinals games their teams are playing that same night. Those girls semifinal games are now scheduled for a 7:30 start.

Boys Quarterfinals:  Monday, February 11th Tuesday, February 12th

  • Garden Spot at Section 1 Champion Manheim Township at 7 pm
  • Elizabethtown winner at Section 3 Champion Lampeter-Strasburg at 7 pm
  • Section 5 Champion Lancaster Mennonite at Section 2 Champion Warwick at 7 pm at 5 pm
  • Section 1 Runner-up Cedar Crest at Section 4 Champion Lancaster Catholic at 7 pm at 5 pm

Girls Semifinals on Tuesday, 2/12, start times now 7:30

  • ELCO vs. Cedar Crest at Lebanon at 7:30 PM
  • Lancaster Catholic vs. Lancaster Mennonite at Conestoga Valley at 7:30 PM

Bowling Team Tournament

The Bowling Team tournament will be on Tuesday, February 12th at Cain’s Lanes in Manheim, weather permitting (make up date would be 2/19).

Unlike other post-season tournaments, this one is a grind and takes place over the entire day. Quarterfinals will start at 10 am.

  • Northern Lebanon vs Penn Manor
  • Cocalico vs Elizabethtown
  • Garden Spot vs Warwick
  • Lancaster Catholic vs Cedar Crest

Semifinals and finals will follow.

2019 Bowling Bracket

Swimming Championships Day 2

The 2019 League Swimming Championships, presented by Lancaster Country Day and LG Health Physicians wrapped up today.

Lancaster Country Day School

Familiar teams stood atop the podium as the Warwick girls held off Manheim Township 85.5 to 80.5 to defend their 2018 title. Manheim Township’s boys ran away with it again this year, notching 150 team points.
Individual event winners from day 2:

2019 Boys
100 Freestyle: Charlie Gingrich (Mahheim Township)
500 Freestyle: Nick Lynam (Conestoga Valley)
100 Backstroke: Lance Oliver (Warwick)
100 Breaststroke: Logan Smith (Cedar Crest)
400 Freestyle Relay: Manheim Township
2019 Girls
100 Freestyle: Jenna Park (Donegal)
500 Freestyle: Karli Raasch (Conestoga Valley)
100 Backstroke: Catherine Horner (Lampeter-Strasburg)
100 Breaststroke: Jordyn Park (Donegal)
400 Freestyle Relay: Warwick

2019 Swimming Full Results

Girls Basketball Quarterfinals

The 2019 Girls Basketball quarterfinals, presented by Fulton Bank are complete, and semifinals are set:
Cedar Crest 43 Lampeter Strasburg 28
ELCO 55 Solanco 38
Lancaster Mennonite 58 Elizabethtown 46 
Lancaster Catholic 83 Manheim Township 51

Semifinals will be Tuesday 2/12/19:
ELCO vs. Cedar Crest at Lebanon at 7:00 PM
Lancaster Catholic vs. Lancaster Mennonite at Conestoga Valley at 7:00 PM

Girls Basketball Bracket

Swimming All League Meet Day 1

The 2019 League Swimming Championships are underway this weekend. With 6 events scored in both the boys and the girls competition, some familiar names sit atop the team standings. Defending girls champion Warwick has a 6 point lead over Manheim Township with 55 points. On the boys’ side, Manheim Township is way out in front of Cedar Crest with 82 points.

2019 Boys
200 Medley Relay: Manheim Township
200 Freestyle: Nick Lynam (Conestoga Valley)
200 Individual Medley: Lance Oliver (Warwick)
50 Freestyle: Charlie Gingrich (Manheim Township)
100 Butterfly: Jake Houck (Donegal)
200 Freestyle Relay: Manheim Township
2019 Girls
200 Medley Relay: Manheim Township
200 Freestyle: Anna Sugra (Penn Manor)
200 Individual Medley: Karli Raasch (Conestoga Valley)
50 Freestyle: Jenna Park (Donegal)
100 Butterfly: Gabby Stramara (Manheim Township)
200 Freestyle Relay: Warwick

2019 All League Swim Meet Day 1 Results
Action resumes today (Saturday, 2/9) at 5 pm at Wilson HS

Basketball Playoffs Set

It came down to the very last day of the regular season, but the 2019 edition of the LL Basketball Playoffs, presented by Fulton Bank, are ready to get underway.

The Girls tournament starts Thursday, 2/7 with play-in games at Garden Spot.

  • Section 2 Runner-up Ephrata vs Section 4 Runner-up ELCO at 6:00
  • Section 3 Runner-up Lampeter-Strasburg vs Section 5 Runner-up Pequea Valley at 7:30

The tournament continues on Saturday, 2/9 with play-in game winners advancing to the quarterfinals.

  • LS/PV winner at Section 1 Champion Cedar Crest at 7 pm
  • Ephrata/ELCO winner at Section 3 Champion Solanco at 7 pm
  • Section 5 Champion Lancaster Mennonite at Section 2 Champion Elizabethtown at 7 pm
  • Section 2 Runner-Up Manheim Township at Section 4 Champion Lancaster Catholic at 6 pm

Girls Semifinals are Tuesday, 2/12 at neutral sites and the finals are 2/14 at Manheim Township.
Girls Basketball Bracket

The Boys tournament starts with play-in games on Friday, 2/8 at Warwick.

  • Section 2 Runner-up Elizabethtown vs Section 4 Runner-up ELCO at 6:00 pm
  • Section 3 Runner-up Garden Spot vs Section 5 Runner-up Columbia at 7:30 pm

Play-in game winners advance to the quarterfinals on Monday, 2/11.

  • Garden Spot/Columbia winner at Section 1 Champion Manheim Township at 7 pm
  • Elizabethtown/ELCO winner at Section 3 Champion Lampeter-Strasburg at 7 pm
  • Section 5 Champion Lancaster Mennonite at Section 2 Champion Warwick at 7 pm
  • Section 1 Runner-up Cedar Crest at Section 4 Champion Lancaster Catholic at 7 pm

Boys Semifinals are Wednesday, 2/13 at neutral sites, and the finals are Friday, 2/15 at Manheim Township at 7 pm.
Boys Basketball Bracket