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Eisenhower’s Spencer Head controls Saegertown’s Zach Posego during their match on Saturday at the District 10 Section 1 AA Tournament in Union City. Head would win the match and would claim the title at 152 pounds.

Ike’s Head wins Section I 2A title as number of Knights, Eagles advance

UNION CITY – Eisenhower 152-pounder Spencer Head claimed the District 10 Section 1 AA championship on Saturday in Union City. Head, who received an opening round bye, went 2-0 to win arguably the toughest bracket in the tournament. The junior defeated Saegertown’s Zach Posego in the ...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(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

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. ...

Kennedy Catholic senior Mohamed Konate (4) dribbles on a fast break during last year’s District 10 Class 1A playoff game against VisionQuest at Sharon High School.

Bracket breakdown: D-10 boys basketball

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, ...

The 2017 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Champion Penn State Behrend women’s swim team, including Warren Area High School graduate Lacey Grinnen (third from left).

Warren grad Grinnen helps Behrend win AMCC title

With help from Warren Area High School graduate Lacey Grinnen, the Penn State Behrend women’s swim team won the 2017 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Championship this past weekend. The Lady Lions never trailed during the four-day competition, going on to amass 570.5 points with ...

Lady Dragons honor teachers

On Wednesday, the Warren girls basketball team got the opportunity to honor a pair of their teachers fighting breast cancer. The Lady Dragons donated $260 in honor of their teachers – Mrs. Morrison and Mrs. Blum. The game at Mercyhurst Prep was part of the Lakers’ ‘Think Pink’ ...