Lebanon Sports Buzz
PF_HorzLogo_Black copy
Breaking News

 BY JEFF FALK LANCASTER – There was a time in the early 1990s when...

BY JEFF FALK LEBANON – One is more physical, while the other is more...

BY JEFF FALK READING – A storied past. A promising future. An exciting present....

  • BY JEFF FALK PALMYRA – For the Palmyra football team, the more things change, the more they stay the same. So, it is the Cougars’ desire to accentuate the familiar and manage the unknown. And of course, worry about only the things they can control. In a season highlighted by change, all the Cougars really [...]

  •  BY JEFF FALK LEBANON – In football, everyone wants to run with the ball.  In basketball, everyone wants to shoot. In soccer, everyone wants to score goals. In baseball, everyone wants to hit. That’s the allure of the Coleman Memorial Park Hitting Contest – seeing just how far one can whack a baseball. But what [...]

  • BY JEFF FALK MYERSTOWN – It’s a tradition that dates back to the previous regime and the last century. But no other Lebanon County athletic program has employed the use of catchy phrases to enhance individual teams the way Elco has. The Raiders understand that it is a way to bring more meaning to seasons, [...]

  • BY JEFF FALK FREDERICKSBURG – When it comes to winning, expectations surrounding the Northern Lebanon football program have changed. But as the expectations have changed, so have those of the Vikings’ foes. It’s hard to sneak up on people when you have a target on your back. More and more, opponents are circling the dates [...]


Between The Lines ››

  • “It takes getting consistently better throughout the season. What that takes is an unbelievable amount of focus. You’ve got to have a plan. And you’ve got to apply it. It’s about everyone being focused on what they need to do to maximize individual potential, and if you do that, you’ll maximize team potential.

    - Palmyra Head Coach Chris Pope
  • “It’s unique in that there are some guys participating who love baseball, but never played. It brings them back to their youths, I guess. They swap stories. It’s a unique reunion. I like to see new people coming, new generations coming. It’s always nice to see new faces.”

    - Coleman Park Hitting Contest Organizer Skip Wolf
  • “We have four captains. We have so many stand-up, character seniors back. They talk. They speak. They lead. I don’t think it’s anyone’s team. It’s a collective group effort right now.”

    - Elco Head Coach Bob Miller

Game Time ››


  • BY JEFF FALK LEBANON - (Editor’s note: What follows is the sixth installment of a ten-part series dedicated to identifying Lebanon County’s top ten golf holes, which first appeared on Lebanon Sports Buzz in the summer of 2013. Based on...

  • BY JEFF FALK SAN DIEGO PHOTOS BY MIKE NOWAK/SAN DIEGO Frank Reich has always been Lebanon County’s poster child for ‘local boy making good’. But no matter where he’s gone, or how far away he’s been, Reich’s hometown has...

  • BY JEFF FALK SOUTH LEBANON – There are multiple personalities which reside within the mind of Christian Sechrist. Each serves him well as an entrepreneur. And both are essential inside the world of professional wrestling. It is a symbiotic...

  • BY JEFF FALK LEBANON – It’s not whether you win or lose, but how you  play the game. Or why you play the game. Or in the case of Lebanon Catholic, if you play the game. More and more,...

The Final Say ››

© 2013 Lebanon Sports Buzz