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Grove City’s strong shooting bounces Dragons from playoffs

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Warren Dragons knew they would need to have a very good night on offense to beat Grove City in the District 10 Class 4A quarterfinals, but perhaps even they couldn’t envision just how efficient their opponents would be. Logan Lutz was the beneficiary of some great ...

Win, or go home

Thursday’s District 10 Class 4A quarterfinal game between Warren and Grove City (Oil City High School, 6 p.m.) has a lot riding on it. The loser’s season will come to an end, while a win guarantees at least two more games, with District 10 sending three teams to the PIAA tournament. ...

Warren wrestlers hope to duplicate 2018 success at D-10 tournament

Warren wrestlers begin their individual postseason journeys tonight. The first step is the District 10 Class 3A Tournament at Meadville High School, with action getting underway at 5:15 p.m. for preliminary rounds, followed by the semifinals and consolation prelims. The Parade of Champions ...

Morris, Head punch tickets to NJCAA National Tournament

A year ago, Youngsville’s Aaron Morris and Eisenhower’s Spencer Head were on opposite ends of the mat. The two grapplers were battling their way through the PIAA Class 2A postseason tournaments, one on either side of Warren County’s most storied rivalry. Fast forward to today and the ...

Presale playoff tickets available on Go Fan

District 10 playoff tickets are now available for presale on the Go Fan app and website. The district moved to Go Fan when last year’s presale provider, Tik a tap, went out of business. Presale tickets can be purchased for $6, plus fees. Tickets at the door cost $8. Tickets can be ...

Back together

Photo submitted to Times Observer Warren Area High School class of 1989 graduates who played for the Warren Dragons’ girls basketball team which won the Tri-County Athletic Conference in the 1988 and 1989 seasons met with their head coach, Jan Garrett, on Friday at the Forrester Restaurant ...

Sharpsville ends Eisenhower’s season

SHARPSVILLE, Pa. – For most of the Eisenhower Lady Knights, Saturday’s District 10 Class 2A first round game at Sharpsville was the first time they experienced playoff basketball. Those nerves were on display early, and Sharpsville and Claire Staunch pounced. Staunch scored a ...

District 10 releases quarterfinal info

Both Warren’s girls and boys basketball teams now know the site and time of their District 10 quarterfinal games. The boys, who notched a 54-42 win over Fort LeBoeuf on Friday, will play Grove City on Thursday at 6 p.m. at Oil City High School in Class 4A. That game is the first of a ...

Undefeated

Photo submitted to the Times Observer The Warren Bombers played three games and were undefeated in winning the fourth-grade Bradford Tournament. They play again in Derry, Pa., this weekend. Front row, left to right: Liam Hanson, Austin Hanson, Grant May, Cooper Charles, Rylan Benton, Bradey ...

Champs!

Warren Area High School volleyball standouts Lydia Latimer and Lex Nyquist are part of an elite 18u travel team that is comprised from some of the best players from across the region and state. This weekend, they were in the Cleveland for a top-tier tournament against a number of teams from ...

Major League Past

Guy Hecker and Sherry Magee are probably the two best baseball players to ever come out of Warren County. But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t others from here that made it to the Major Leagues. Here’s a little on each of Warren County’s remaining major leaguers in the ...

Defending D-10 champs knock out Eagles

WEST MIDDLESEX, Pa. - It took nearly four minutes for either team to find a rhythm in Friday’s District 10 Class 2A basketball first round game between Youngsville and West Middlesex. The Big Reds showed why they’re the defending D-10 champions by connecting on five first quarter ...

Four Knights, one Eagle advance to Section I semis

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay, Alex Barnett, Cael Black and Joey Bauer, as well as Youngsville’s Jake DeSimone are through to the semifinals at the District 10 Section I Tournament. Jaquay (113), Barnett (160), Black (195), Bauer (220) and DeSimone (285) will all wrestle ...

Warren closes regular season with win

ST. MARYS, Pa. – A slow start proved to be no problem to overcome for the Warren Lady Dragons in their regular season finale against St. Marys. Margo Loutzenhiser scored a game-high 25 points and Warren (19-3) got a strong effort from its bench in a 53-41 win. “We started off a little ...

Senior leaders have Dragons ready for postseason success

The Warren Dragons are coming into the District 10 Class 5A playoffs playing perhaps their best basketball of the season. They have won three games in a row (all by double digits) and, at 11-9, face a Fort LeBoeuf (4-17) team whom they have beat twice this season, including a 63-42 home win ...

Young, talented Eagles have earned their way to playoffs

What a time to be a Youngsville Eagle. A young team filled with promise under second-year head coach Jesse DeLoof has certainly taken the next step this season, going from four wins a year ago to 11 this year. Their reward? A trip to the District 10 Class 2A playoffs, where they travel to ...

Knight, Eagle wrestlers ready for Section I

The first step in the individual postseason is here for Eisenhower and Youngsville wrestlers. Originally scheduled for the Prep-Villa Center, the Section I tournament was moved to Meadville High School, where action will get underway at 4:30 p.m. with prelims, followed by the quarterfinals ...