Sunday, June 23, 2024



Shamrocks’ Deepest Baseball Run Ends at State Semifinals

Taking the field at Muhlenberg High School on June 10, the Trinity Shamrocks’ baseball program was in a spot it had never seen before.

Celebrating the Class of 2024

Baccalaureate Masses and graduation exercises celebrated in the Diocese’s six high schools sent forth members of the Class of 2024 in late May and early June.

Four Land on Medals Stand in State Track and Field

Exceeding her District 3 championship throw by some 14 feet, Lancaster Catholic’s Margaret Bila etched her name into the PIAA State Track and Field history books with a gold-medal discus toss of 140’6” during the competition over Memorial Day weekend.

Trinity Shamrocks Capture First Ever District 3 Softball Championship

One piece of championship hardware not in Trinity’s stuffed District 3 trophy case has been one for girls’ softball. After the program’s clutch 4-3 victory over Kennard-Dale in the Class 4A championship played at Millersville University’s Seaber Field on May 29, that is no longer the case.

St. Columba School Leaves Lasting Legacy in Bloomsburg Community

Seventy years has passed since St. Columba School first welcomed students and began teaching them to be disciples of Christ ready to witness and be salt and light to the greater Bloomsburg area.

Delone Finishes Softball Season with Silver at Districts

In the tightly contested District 3 Class 2A softball final between the Squirettes of Delone Catholic and the Bullets of Brandywine Heights May 28 at Millersville University’s Seaber Stadium, both teams’ seasons were at stake, with only the winner moving on to the PIAA state championships.

Defense Wins District 3 Lacrosse Championship for Trinity

Numbers lie sometimes, but the 8-3 score in which the Trinity Shamrocks beat the Falcons of Lower Dauphin for the 2024 District 3 Class 2A lacrosse championship on May 28 at COBO Field speaks truth to what Trinity does best – it defends, very well.

Trinity Falls Short of District Baseball Title in Rubber Match against Crosstown Rival

The District 3 Class 3A Baseball Championship had all the feelings of a big game as Trinity and Camp Hill stepped onto the grass before a packed house at Wenger Field in Fredericksburg on May 28.

Squires Snag Second District 3 Baseball Title in Three Years

Standing along the third base line with his Squire teammates as they received their District 3 2A Baseball gold medals from Delone head coach Jim Smith, Nic Pierce’s emotions amplified as twilight descended over Wenger Field in Fredericksburg, Lebanon County on Thursday, May 23.

Track and Field Athletes Preparing for States after Strong Showing at Districts

More than 50 student-athletes from the Diocese’s high schools competed in track and field events at the district-championship level May 17 and 18, vying for top spots on the medals stand to punch their tickets to the PIAA State Track and Field Championships at Shippensburg University on Memorial Day weekend.

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