Rob Wildasin marked his 50th win as Cedar Crest’s head coach in a game that saw the Falcons overpower Penn Manor 42-13, led by senior Fernando Marquez’s three touchdowns.
Jeffrey P. Ruppenthal, a beloved and respected sports photographer for several midstate newspapers, has died at age 71 after a 40-year career.
In the final meeting of longtime Lebanon County rivals, ELCO trounced Annville-Cleona 49-7, with standout performances from Jake Williams, Steven Rosado, and Austin Yesko.
Cedar Crest rolled to a 24-0 victory over Northeast High School from Philadelphia on a night when it also paid tribute to fallen former teammate Michael Rivera.
Despite significant player losses from graduation, Annville-Cleona’s football program, under the leadership of Matt Gingrich, continues to demonstrate resilience by fielding a competitive team, emphasizing quality over quantity, and focusing on daily improvement.
As ELCO football enters the 2023 season, they boast their largest roster ever in Bob Miller’s decade-plus as head coach with 67 players, prepare to unveil a new turf field, and aim to cement their standing in one of the state’s top leagues, Lancaster-Lebanon Section 4.