The calendar says mid-January, which means L-L League girls basketball teams are in the meat of their schedules, with section races and District 3 playoff chases getting good. There was plenty of action Tuesday, with 11 big games on the docket. Here’s the roundup, plus some notables, includi…
High School Basketball
The Columbia boys basketball passed another test Tuesday night to remain undefeated. The host Tide topped Trinity, 75-64, inside Elmer Kreiser Gymnasium to improve to 13-0, continuing the program’s best start to a season in 31 years.
Hempfield’s top priority Tuesday night when Lebanon touched down in Landisville for a key Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 1-2 crossover game?
LEBANON — Its offense slowed to a glacial crawl, Hempfield had to tweak its usual script to fight its way to a 51-48, come-from-behind defeat of Lebanon in a key Lancaster-Lebanon League crossover boys’ basketball game here Tuesday.
Pretty slow night on the L-L League girls basketball docket on Monday, with four nonleague games. That’s it. Here’s the roundup, with some notables …
Cedar Crest at Manheim Township L-L League girls basketball in Lancaster on January 17, 2021.
Manheim Township girls basketball coach Sean Burkhart dug into his bag of tricks Monday night.
In an attempt to contextualize the ridiculous 3-point numbers being put up across Lancaster-Lebanon League boys basketball this season, I’ll start with the current book I’m reading: Adrian Wojnarowski’s “The Miracle of St. Anthony.”
More than 80 Lancaster-Lebanon League alums are men’s and women’s college basketball rosters this season. Several of them are starters, many of them are making solid contributions off the bench. Below is a recap of some noteworthy performances from those hoopsters from over the weekend.
To recognize half a century of Lancaster-Lebanon League high school basketball, LNP sports writers John Walk and Jeff Reinhart each did deep dives into the respective origins and growth of boys and girls hoops in the area, plus some reflections on a few of the best teams in county history.
Here’s a pile of Lancaster-Lebanon League girls basketball news and notables to keep you distracted from the snow and ice set to inundate the area …