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Eisenhower rolls to 49-7 win over Saegertown

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SAEGERTOWN – As the season neared its end, Eisenhower coach Jim Penley decided to move quarterback Spencer Head from being strictly a quarterback, to playing multiple positions offensively. The move certainly paid dividends Friday as Head was responsible for four of the Knights’ five ...

Dragons, Knights go looking for third win

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It’s Week 9 of the high school football season, and while all three Warren County schools are out of playoff contention, their still remains plenty to play for. Warren and Eisenhower will both be looking for their third wins of the season, as the Dragons host Oil City for homecoming and ...

Sheffield drops match to ECC

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After beating Elk County Catholic earlier in the season, Sheffield was looking to make it a clean sweep at their home gym on Thursday. The Crusaders had other ideas. Led by a strong offensive attack, ECC beat the Wolverines 3-0 – 25-14, 25-13, 25-17. “They’re much improved,” ...

Eisenhower falls to Union City

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Consistency issues have plagued Eisenhower’s volleyball team all season long. The Knights were able to string a few points together at times against visiting Union City Thursday, but not often enough to avoid a sweep as the Bears won 25-11, 25-17 and 25-17. “We’re inconsistent,” ...

Knights keep winning streak going

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OIL CITY – The Lady Knights continued their winning streak with a 6-0 win against Oil City. “I am so proud of the movement of the ball tonight,” said Eisenhower coach Diana Elmquist. “The girls were patient and made thoughtful passes.” Caroline Smelko got the scoring started in ...

Dragons edged in big road match

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LINESVILLE – Warren went on the road looking for sole possession of a second place finish in Region 4 They will have to settle for a split. After winning the first two games 25-17 and 25-16, Conneaut rallied to win the next three 25-17, 25-14 and 15-9 to take the match 3-2. “It was ...

Lakers blank Knights

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The Eisenhower boys soccer team certainly can’t be accused of trying to schedule “soft” non-region opponents to close out their season. The Knights welcomed Region 3 leader Mercyhurst Prep Wednesday, and the Lakers demonstrated exactly why they’re atop the standings in a 4-0 win over ...

The most wonderful time of the year

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It’s here! It’s here! It’s finally here! Anyone who, like me, has small children probably just flashed to Christmas morning. But that’s not, contrary to popular opinion, “The most wonderful time of the year.” Not for me, anyway. As a sports fan, it doesn’t get much better on ...

TCCS sweeps Venango Catholic

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OIL CITY-Tidioute traveled to Venango Catholic Wednesday and came home with a 25-9, 25-17 and 25-7 sweep. Leading the Lady Bulldogs were Brooke Martin (8 aces, 3 kills), Greyson Fors (7 aces, 1 kill, 4 assists), Ariel Meece (2 aces, 2 kills), Nakiesha Krouse (3 aces, 2 kills), Bella Konkle (1 ...

Buzzer-beater! Warren girls beat Erie in thriller

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ERIE – Buzzer-beater! Kyra Wotorson took a pass from Mackenzie Bickling and scored with four seconds left as Warren notched a big 2-1 win over Erie High in its regular season finale. It was Warren’s 100th goal of the season. Both teams played nearly the first 25 minutes deadlocked . ...

AML, KSAC to form single football league

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District 9 sent a press release following a league meeting Wednesday announcing the district will dissolve the Allegheny Mountain League and Keystone Shortway Athletic Conference in order to form a single district football league. The new league, the District IX Football League Association, ...

Warren rolls past Franklin on Senior Night

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On a night where Warren volleyball honored its senior class, they came out and dominated Franklin to the tune of a 3-0, 25-18, 25-10, 25-19 win at the Warren Area Elementary Center. ‘”We played well,” said Warren coach Mike Dolan. “I guess we have to keep the momentum going because we ...

Ike girls blank Franklin 9-0

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FRANKLIN – Eisenhower went on the road to Franklin and came away with a 9-0 win. The Knights got the scoring started with a cross from Caroline Smelko and a shot by TerryLee Talasky that found the back of the net at 13 minutes into the first half. Two and a half minutes later a similar ...

Sheffield falls to Kane

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Following a win over St. Marys last week, Sheffield volleyball coach Melissa Lemay was confident her team was playing well enough to potentially win out to end the regular season. That confidence didn’t translate to the court Tuesday as Sheffield was swept, 25-21, 25-20 and 25-23, by ...

Warren knocks off previously unbeaten DuBois

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The Warren volleyball team got a glimpse of the type of competition it will face in the postseason during a non-region match against visiting DuBois Monday. The Dragons (11-2) came away with a hard-fought 25-21, 15-25, 25-13 and 25-20 win, handing the Beavers (11-1) their first loss of the ...

Dragons blank Oil City

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Warren got one extra home game to close the regular season and they made the most of it. Bryce McCracken scored a pair of goals as the Dragons easily beat Oil City 6-0 at War Memorial Field. “One more home game,” said Warren coach Denny Flatt. “All-in-all it was a fun ...

WCCS tops Tidioute Charter

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Warren County Christian School hosted Tidioute in a county battle on Monday, with the Lady Lions coming away with 3-0 – 25-10, 25-18, 25-15. Leading the winners were Lydia Cox (6 service points, 5 kills, 7 digs), Bekah Erdman (8 service points, 1 ace, 2 kills, 10 assists, 5 digs; McKenna ...

Warren girls fall in OT to McLane for second time

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EDINBORO – The Warren and General McLane girls soccer teams are both incredibly talented and well-matched. That was on display on Saturday, as, for the second time this season, the two squads battled to a regulation tie. Unfortunately for the Lady Dragons, it was also the second time they ...