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Warren tennis opens season with blanking of Mercyhurst Prep

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ERIE, Pa. - The Warren Dragons girls tennis team opened their season with a 5-0 victory over Mercyhurst Prep. Gracie Wood was victorious at first singles by a score of 6-0, 6-1 over Alie DiNicola. At second singles Emily Lenore Grimm defeated Julia Eagley 6-2, 6-3. And at third singles, ...

New classifications, regions for Warren, Eisenhower in 2018

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There’s some shake up on the county football scene as game week is finally upon us. Both Warren and Eisenhower are switching not only regions but classifications, while Sheffield is part of a new look District 9. Here’s a look at each as we continue the countdown to kickoff. – ...

Dragons sharp in scrimmage at Punxsy

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PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. – Warren was impressive on both sides of the ball in their scrimmage at Punxsutawney on Saturday. The Dragons scored three times – the first score was the last play of the series called back by a penalty, but the next two scores were counted. The JV’s scored twice ...

County teams hit the road for preseason scrimmages

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Warren County football teams will get their first opportunity to see how they measure up against an outside opponent today with all three teams traveling for a preseason scrimmage. Sheffield heads to Clarion-Limestone in Strattanville for a tri-scrimmage with C-L and Brookville. Warren is ...

Warren golfers take fifth at GM

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EDINBORO, Pa. – Competing in their second Region 6 mega match in as many days, Warren golfers were able to shave seven strokes off their Thursday score. The result, however, remained the same for the Dragons as they finished fifth at the Culbertson Hills Golf Resort in Edinboro ...

Crucial points up for grabs at Stateline

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BUSTI, N.Y. – After a week off Stateline will resume the 2018 season this Saturday with regular racing across all divisions. As the season winds down with only two nights of points racing remaining, the championship battles take on added significance. Wyatt Scott holds an impressive ...

Sidon ties for first in Region 6 opener for Dragons

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ERIE, Pa. – The first official contest of the 2018 Warren County fall sports season teed off Thursday as Warren golfers traveled to the Beechwood Golf Course for a Region 6 mega match. Joey Sidon tied for first individually with a 76 on the day, but the Dragons collectively shot a 377 to ...

WAHS Media Night open to the public

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Warren Area High School athletics will be holding its second annual Media Nightfor fall sports teams, beginning at 7 p.m. at War Memorial Field tonight. In the event of inclement weather, festivities will be moved to War Memorial Field. All teams need to be in uniform and be ready to get a ...

Downtown Small Mouth Bass fishing

Outdoor

Within the city limits of Warren flows a good deal of very fine smallmouth bass fishing water. This includes both the Allegheny River and Conewango Creek. It can be fished by boat or from shore. Some places are good for wading. Warren is among the best places you can be if you like smallmouth ...

TO DO

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To get your items in the Outdoors Calendar contact mikeb73@verizon.net or phone (814) 726-1035 - Tuesdays, 5:00 p.m.: trap and skeet practice, Kalbfus Rod & Gun Club - Thursdays, must arrive before 9:30 a.m.: one round only sporting clays practice, Kalbfus Rod & Gun Club - ...

Raffle offers last chance at 2018 PA elk license

Outdoor

It’s too late to enter Saturday’s drawing for one of the 125 Pennsylvania elk licenses to be issued by lottery this year. But even for those who missed the deadline, there’s still one last chance to take part in the state’s 2018 elk hunt – and do so in style during a 61-day ...

Paddlefish

Outdoor

Photo submitted to Times Observer Kyle Hunt, of Russell, caught this paddlefish at 1 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, while he was fishing for walleye at the tailwaters below the Kinzua Dam. It was over five feet and 80 pounds. He landed it about 200 yards from where he hooked it. Prior to releasing it, ...

Excitement in the air as fall practice begins

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Today it officially begins. For those teams and individuals with big aspirations, it actually began a long time ago. Yes, Monday marks the first official practice of the fall sports season, but a number of our local student-athletes have been hard at work this summer, pushing themselves ...

Where are anglers catching the largest walleye?

Outdoor

There was a time in the foggy past at a mystical river called Allegheny, more than anywhere else below a mighty dam called Kinzua, when walleye weighing 12 pounds, 13 pounds, 14 pounds, even 15 pounds were caught with some degree of regularity. For a while, local anglers kept this quiet. But ...

The renewal of trees

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I sat at the table as the student while a fellow educator modeled a lesson. We first made observations of different tree leaves. Words poured out. Smooth, zig-zag, oval, pointed, thin, fuzzy, bumpy, green, symmetrical, not symmetrical, dark green, even darker green. She then asked, “Why are ...

Elk-McKean Junior League all-stars to play for world title

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The Elk-McKean Junior All-Stars are headed to the Little League World Series. The group of boys ages 13 and 14 from Kane, Ridgway, Johnsonburg, and Wilcox defeated the Delaware champs, Georgetown / Cape Henlopen, 3-2 on Wednesday to win the Junior League Baseball Eastern Regional ...

Warren volleyball wins Jamestown Summer League title

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Warren volleyball went 8-0 over eight weeks to win the Jamestown Summer Volleyball League title. They beat Southewestern, Maple Grove (twice), Clymer, Panama, Falconer, Chautauqua Lake and Jamestown. Other teams in the league were Titusville, Randolph, Cassadega and Forestville. Team members ...

Baldensperger, Twins win title

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The Northeast Twins 17u and 18u teams wrapped up their summer tournament season in Niagara Falls, NY at the Lancer Classic tournament. The 17u team, lead by Lance Baldensperger, repeated as tournament champs. Baldensperger finished the tournament going 7 for 20 at the plate, scoring eight ...