Solanco baseball set up Wednesday's showdown with Ephrata by edging Conestoga Valley 6-4 Monday afternoon, April 29.
It was one of those games where the game really was closer than the final score indicated.
The Solanco Lacrosse Club's boys high school-age squad lost 6-0 to visiting Coatesville in extremely windy conditions Saturday morning.
Cory Stively rebounded from a rare poor outing as the Solanco baseball team posted its second straight key league win by upending Elizabethtown 5-2 Wednesday, April 24.
Solanco High School's new varsity boys basketball coach is a recognizable face with a familiar last name.
Most significantly, David Long is familiar with the student-athletes he will be coaching. That's why Long and Mules athletic director Anthony Hall feel Long is the ideal fit for the position.
David Long replaces his brother, Scott Long. Scott Long will take over as Solanco High principal on July 1.
The Solanco girls track and field team downed Cocalico 83-67 and the boys fell 88-62 in a home meet under warm, sunny conditions Tuesday, April 23.
Hempfield tallied twice in the top of the seventh to top Solanco 13-11 in a softball slugfest Monday, April 22.
The Mules came up short despite four-hit games from Jade Eshelman and Sierra Dean and the first pitching appearance of the season by ace Hanna Phillips.
The Solanco Lacrosse Club hosted a Lancaster Area Girls Lacrosse Association tournament Saturday, April 12, at Solanco High.
Thirty teams representing 14 programs played a total of 22 games.
The Solanco track and field teams both lost to visiting Elizabethtown Wednesday, April 17.
"Both teams continue to improve and earn their goals for the meet," Mules coach Ivan Haines said.
Penn Manor pulled away for a 14-8 triumph over the host Solanco softball team Tuesday, April 16.
Solanco slugged four home runs – two by Becca Foulk and one each by Sierra Dean and Taryn Britigan – in a 15-0 four-inning triumph over visiting McCaskey Wednesday afternoon, April 10.
"You got the result you were looking for," Solanco coach Brett Miller said. "It's the simplest way of saying it. They threw the ball in and we hit some really long fly balls. If we had a fence, they would have cleared fences."