By Joey Jackson –
Penn Manor winter athletes excel in county, with 5 athletes being nominated to Lancaster Newspaper’s winter sports all-star edition.
Seniors; Coty Johnson, Bobby Rehm, Evan Singleton, and Jess Burkhart and junior Brendan Yarnell were mentioned in today’s paper.
Coty Johnson and Brendan Yarnell brought the bowling team 2 championships, as Coty Johnson was the L-L League singles champion and Brendan Yarnell was the District III singles champion.
Bobbby Rehm finished his Penn Manor wrestling career with a record of 132-37 in the 125-lb weight class, and 49-3 coming in his senior season. Bobby earned 3 championships this year, winning the L-L League, AAA Sectionals, and District III. He finished 5th in the AAA PIAA State tournament.
Evan Singleton also had a good senior wrestling season, finishing the season with a record of 38-8 in the 285-lb weight class.
Jess Burkhart was the lone Penn Manor swimmer in today’s paper, Burkhart finished 6th in District III 50 meter freestyle with a time of 24.61 seconds.
Dan Elliot was also nominated to the 1st team all-section 1 team. Marc Summy had an honorable mention.