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Eisenhower’s Emiley Wheeler (4) scores for the Lady Knights during the first half of Saturday’s District 10 Class 2A playoff basketball game at Rocky Grove High School.

Lady Knights exit with loss to Rocky Grove

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ROCKY GROVE - There are plenty of ways to win a basketball game. On Saturday, Rocky Grove did it with defense and foul shooting. The Lady Orioles made only six shots from the field in their 32-25 win over Eisenhower in the first round of the District 10 Class 2A playoffs, but converted ...

D-10 announces quarterfinal sites, times

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Sunday morning, District 10 released its sites and times for quarterfinal round playoff action. The Warren girls (18-5), fresh off a 47-30 win over Grove City in the opening round, will travel to Mercer High School where they will meet Region 5 champion Slippery Rock (17-4) Saturday at 5:30 ...

District 10 playoff sites, times

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BOYS 1A Semifinals Tuesday, Feb. 28 Jamestown vs. Commodore Perry Championship Friday, March 3 Jamestown-Commodore Perry vs. Kennedy Catholic 2A First Round Friday, Feb. 17 Iroquois 38, Mercer 25 West Middlesex 76, Union City 52 Maplewood 51, Reynolds 48 Lakeview 52, ...

The New Penn Christian Conference Champion WCCS Lady Lions. From left to right, back row: Lilly Sabella, Lindsey Carpenter, McKenna Phelps, Kiara Baker. Front Row: Coach Robert Marrone, Grace Sabella, Emma Marino, Allie Marino, Desirae Kerr, coach Monica Kerr.

Lady Lions win NPCC championship

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The Warren County Christian School Lady Lions are New Penn Christian Conference champions. WCCS defeated CCSI and Erie Bethel this weekend to claim the title. The Lady Lions got the weekend started on Friday night by knocking off CCSI 51-29 in the semfinals. WCCS used a stifling defense to ...

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All smiles

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Times Observer photo by Andy Close Warren Area High School sophomore Margo Loutzenhiser (left) and junior Autumn Hultberg are all smiles after Loutzenhiser’s 3-pointer at the end of the third quarter of Saturday’s District 10 Class 5A first round playoff game against Grove City. The Lady ...

Warren’s Noah Becker (24) goes up strong for two points in the second half of Friday’s District 10 Class 4A playoff game against Farrell. Becker and the Dragons fell by a final score of 59-44.

Steelers’ third quarter rally ends Dragons’ season

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The Warren Dragons played some of their best basketball of the year in the first half of Friday’s District 10 Class 4A first round playoff game against Farrell. All it took was two minutes for that momentum to stop dead in its tracks. Farrell began the second half on a 14-point run and ...

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Treat those live minnows like gold

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Since the epidemic of diseased baitfish, vhs, the cost of baitfish has been rising. Now no baitfish can not be transported from one watershed to another, or across state borders, unless an angler buys ‘certified’ minnows and keeps the receipt on hand to prove the minnows are certified. ...

Eisenhower's Alex Barnett is one of seven Knights that advanced to the Section I 2A semifinals on Friday.

Seven Knights, three Eagles advance to Section I semis

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UNION CITY- Several county wrestlers advanced to the semifinals with wins in the quarterfinal round of the Section 1-AA wrestling on Friday night at Union City High School. Eisenhower’s Logan Jacquay, Sam Holt, Garrett Head, Alex Barnett, John Hummel, Matt Huling, and Spencer Head all won ...

Game Commission delivers annual report to legislature

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Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director R. Matthew Hough recently presented the agency’s annual report to the General Assembly, and delivered testimony before the House Game and Fisheries Committee. To view a copy of the agency’s annual report, please visit the Game Commission’s ...

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Winter lake trip

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The wind off of the lake carries a special kind of cold with it. This cold pushes through every crack in your clothing, freezes nostrils shut and burning the lungs in a way that only a lake wind can. Hands freeze into claws while awareness of toes fades and is replaced by an odd, icy burning in ...

Rachel Wilson and her Warren teammates host Grove City today in the first round of the D-10 5A playoffs (3 p.m.) .

Warren aiming for more postseason success

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Warren isn’t your typical 4-seed. The 17-5 Lady Dragons finished tied for second place in Region 6 this season with a 10-4 mark, one game behind Harbor Creek. They lost out on tiebreakers with Central Tech and Fort LeBoeuf, however and will play a first round game at home against Grove ...

Cochranton sophomore Alissa Dickson (13) and the Region 3 Champion Lady Cardinals look to be one of the teams to beat in Class 2A.

Bracket breakdown: D-10 girls basketball

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With playoff basketball beginning this weekend, it’s time to take a look at the class-by-class breakdown of this year’s District 10 tournament brackets. Below is a brief look at five of the six classes — as the only District 10 school competing at the PIAA’s largest classification, ...

Payton Mineweaser and her Eisenhower teammates are at Rocky Grove today in the first round of the D-10 2A playoffs (7 p.m.).

Ike girls set to battle Rocky Grove in 2A playoffs

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Eisenhower coach Mike Logue knew coming into the season that his team was going to be young. There have certainly been ups and downs, but the Lady Knights have continued to make positive strides, which led to a berth in the District 10 playoffs where they will meet Rocky Grove (at Rocky ...

WCCS' Tommy Jones scored 16 points in a 54-51 win over CCSI on Friday.

Lions advance to NPCC title game

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Warren County Christian School is going to be playing for a title. Tommy Jones led a balanced effort with 16 points as the Lions advanced to the finals of the New Penn Christian Conference Tournament with a 54-51 win over CCSI on Friday. “Outstanding team effort,” said WCCS coach Tom ...

Tidioute girls fall just short against Calvary Baptist, 54-51

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Just short. The Tidioute girls built a first-half lead against Calvary Baptist in Friday’s senior night game, only to see the visitors come from behind to take a 54-51 win. “We played an amazing first half but ran out of steam,” said TCCS coach Christy Valentine. “We had some foul ...

Warren sophomore point guard Griffin Suppa (35) and the Dragons will welcome Farrell to Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium in the first round of the District 10 4A playoffs tonight (7 p.m.).

District 10 playoffs: Dragons take aim at Steelers

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The second season begins tonight. The Warren Dragons, fresh off a fourth place finish in Region 6, will host the Farrell Steelers, the fifth place team from Region 5 in the first round of the District 10 4A playoffs tonight at Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium (7 p.m.). It’s an interesting ...

Friday’s District 10 Boys Basketball Playoff Schedule

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(All games at 7 p.m.) First Round 2A Mercer at Iroquois Union City at West Middlesex Maplewood at Reynolds Lakeview at Cochranton 3A Northwestern at Titusville 4A Farrell at Warren Corry at Franklin Slippery Rock at Strong Vincent Fort LeBoeuf at George Junior Republic Hickory at ...

Youngsville's Nathan Lehman is one of the favorites in the Section I tournament at 126.

Ike, Youngsville wrestlers ready for postseason

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The District 10 wrestling Section I Tournament kicks off the official start of the individual postseason wrestling season. Wrestlers from Eisenhower and Youngsville will look to keep their seasons going with a top four finish and advance to the D-10 championships next weekend in Sharon. ...