As the PIAA playoffs swing into full force, let’s take a look back at the 2013 fall sports regular season and count down The L-L Beat’s Top 10 highlights of 2013. The following highlights occurred during the regular season only. A league, district and state playoff highlight countdown will ensue after state champions are named.
10. Conestoga Valley QB Grant Stoltfus finds Jamaar Parker down the middle for a touchdown against Garden Spot on Sept. 13
9. Manheim Central’s Jillian Wolgemuth scores on a cross-field shot against E-Town on Sept. 24
8. Lancaster Mennonite goalie Joshua Martin robs Pequea Valley’s Ethan Hoover on Sept. 11.
7. Penn Manor’s Charlie Bell makes a big stop on 4th and 1 against Lampeter-Strasburg on Sept. 6.
6. Lancaster Mennonite’s Kaylor Rosenberry flips a backhand shot against Pequea Valley on Sept. 25.
5. Lancaster Catholic’s Lil Veronis hits a big return against Cocalico’s Natalie Sukanick.
4. Wilson’s John Raifnider bulldozes his way to a 20-yard TD run again Lancaster Catholic on Oct. 11.
3. Conestoga Valley’s Nathan Delgado finishes off a breakaway against Manheim Township on Oct. 3.
2. Pequea Valley’s Ethan Hoover scores the game-winning goal against Lancaster Mennonite on Sept. 11.
1. Lancaster Catholic’s Evan Purvis throws a game-winning TD pass to Rafeel Mateo against Penn Manor on Sept. 27.