Here is the varsity slate of action for county teams for Thursday, Jan. 23, through Saturday, Jan. 25:
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Gabe Mansi, center, was recently promoted to yellow/black stripe belt by Chief Instructor Rick Johnson, left, and Shihan Greg Flagella, right, after an hour testing of basics, self-defense, forms and sparring skills.
Boys Basketball: Fort LeBoeuf at Warren, 6 p.m.
Titusville at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Warren at Harbor Creek, 6 p.m.
Eisenhower at Conneaut, 6 p.m.
Swimming: Warren at McDowell, 6 p.m.
Boys Basketball: Sheffield at Kane, 6 p.m.
Maplewood at Youngsville, 6 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Kane at Sheffield, 6 p.m.
Wrestling: Youngsville at Saegertown, 6 p.m.
Warren, Eisenhower at Fred Bell Tournament, Grove City High School
Boys Basketball: Warren at Cathedral Prep, Erie Insurance Arena, 2:30 p.m.
Eisenhower at Rocky Grove, 1 p.m.
Youngsville at Conneaut, 7:30 p.m.
Girls Basketball: Youngsville at Conneaut, 6 p.m.
Wrestling: Warren, Eisenhower at Fred Bell Tournament, Grove City High School
The Warren girls defeated Falconer, 5-4, on Tuesday in the Junior Varsity division of the Lakewood YMCA Indoor Soccer League. MacKenzie Bickling and Sawyer Mohney both scored write and Paige McCullough also found the net. Contributing assists were McCullough, with two, and Olivia Ashbaugh and Bickling with one each. Outstanding defensive players were Lexie Grubbs and Ashbaugh. Goalkeepers in the victory were Justine Lasecki and McCullough.
Jr. high hoops
Beaty's undefeated eighth-grade boys basketball team has won two more games this week, 49-35, over Franklin on Wednesday, and 44-32 over Walnut Creek on Monday.
Kohl Nosel poured in a game-high 24 points against Franklin, with Elliot Gross contributing 13, Mitchell Bryant six, Colby Johnson and Adam Irwin two each and Ryland Fitzgerald and Nathan Betts one each.
Fitzgerald had 18 points to lead Beaty over Walnut Creek. Andrew Davidson added nine for Beaty, Bryant and Gross seven each, and Nosel chipped in three.
Warren lost to Franklin, 52-46, on Wednesday in a freshmen boys basketball game at Franklin. Noah Becker led Warren (1-8) with 16 points in the loss, Seth Baldensperger added 10, Tristan Davis eight, Derick Nowacki seven, Jake Kesing and Reed Swanson two each, and Tyler Gillotti one.
Warren hosts Meadville at 4 p.m. Friday at Warren Area High School.