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BY JEFF FALK Lebanon County possesses a long and storied history in the sport...

 BY JEFF FALK Jamie Walborn understands family. Its importance. Its priority. Its dynamic. In...

BY JEFF FALK Milestones have a very profound way of bringing things into perspective....

  • BY JEFF FALK Grace is a difficult concept to wrap one’s understanding around, and it’s even harder to identify. Grace is an approach to life, a connection with God, a certain way that one of us moves around among the rest of us. Grace is based in respect, self-confidence and caring, and sprinkled with liberal [...]

  • BY JEFF FALK ANNVILLE – Between keeping batters at bay and keeping runners under wraps, the guy on the mound mans the most important defensive position in the game of baseball. But if a pitcher can field his position too, well that makes him the ultimate defender. Yesterday, Mitch Rodkey’s athletic fielding play proved to [...]

  •  BY JEFF FALK ANNVILLE – Not sure it ever really gets off track. But if it does, it doesn’t take long for the Annville-Cleona softball team to get back on track. That’s why it’s called the ‘Little Dutchmen Express’. On Wednesday afternoon, the  tradition-rich ‘LDE’ erased a modest two-game skid with a solid 8-4 victory [...]

  •  BY JEFF FALK LEBANON – Of the three major male sports in which Cedar Crest and Lebanon High compete against each other, baseball is one that has the most distinctive feel. It is also the one which is historically the most lop-sided. On Monday after school at Coleman Park, the Falcons’ long-time dominance of the [...]


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  • “I think I’ll put my feet up and try to figure out who ‘Jamie, The Non-Shooter’ is,” said Gray. “For 20 years, I’ve been ‘Jamie, The Shooter’. It’s hard to say what you want to do when your dream has already come true.”

    - Olympic Gold Medalist Jamie Gray
  • “It matters to us because Elco is such a good team. It’s a win, but it’s a win against a very good ball club. It meant a little extra because we have such respect for them. We always know it’s going to be a good game with them. We came out on top against a

    - Annville-Cleona Baseball Coach Scott Shyda
  • “We finally bunched some hits together. We were patient at the plate. We’ve been good at swinging at strikes. And two kids who haven’t played much produced, and that made me look pretty good. We’re trying to get kids to swing at the first good strike.”  

    - Annville-Cleona Softball Coach Dave Bentz

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  • BY JEFF FALK To this point of the calendar, the Cedar Crest boys’ basketball team’s tale has been the feel-good story of the year in Lebanon County sports. But not everything that has happened surrounding the Falcons this winter...

  • BY JEFF FALK ANNVILLE – Adam Gilson, Wes Bankus and Jeff Inman wrestle from common ground. Not only will Gilson, Bankus and Inman all  be competing at Hershey’s Giant Center this weekend when the PIAA Wrestling Championships hit chocolatetown,...

  • BY JEFF FALK Rules are made to be broken. Oops, now wait a minute. That’s not right. It’s records which are made to be broken. What gives records such meaning is that they’re so personal. After all, isn’t that...

  • When Lebanon Sports Buzz was launched two years ago, it sent shock waves through the local sports community – created a ‘buzz’, if you will. Now Lebanon County’s fastest growing media outlet is poised to have the same effect...

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