Eisenhower Knights

Resurgent season comes to an end for Lady Knights

The weather at the Prep-Villa Events Center was cold and dreary Monday night, and after bowing out of the District 10 playoffs with a 6-1 loss to Seneca, it would be easy to expect a similar mood from the Eisenhower girls soccer team. While disappointed with the loss, the Knights and coach ...

Hahn, Giambrone punch tickets to states

SHARON – Under rainy conditions at Sharon’s Buhl Park, a pair of Warren runners – sophomore Naomi Hahn and junior Kayla Giambrone turned in performances that will have them advancing to next weeks state championships. Hahn finished 13th in 20:25 and Giambrone was right behind her in ...

Eisenhower beats Sheffield in finale

“It’s a tough way to go out,” Dave Fitch said after the Eisenhower at Sheffield game was called by the officials with 5:15 left to play in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon due to both teams increased tensions resulting in a hostile playing environment, giving the Knights a 43-0 ...

Warren, Eisenhower girls soccer aim for semifinal success

It’s been over a week since the Warren girls soccer team took the field, but they will get that chance today when they play Meadville in the District 10 Class 3A semifinal (5:30 p.m., Prep-Villa Events Center). The explosive Lady Dragons (13-5), who are one of just four teams in the state ...

Runners ready for District 10 championships

Runners from Warren, Eisenhower and Youngsville, along with the rest of District 10 gather at Sharon’s Buhl Park today for the D-10 cross country championships. The Warren girls finished second as a team last year in Class 2A, qualifying for the state meet, and will look to do so again. ...

Local teams aiming for strong finish to football season

It’s hard to believe, but the end of the high school football regular season. With none of the three county schools advancing to the playoffs, today and Saturday will mark the final games of the season. Eisenhower travels to Sheffield for a county battle on Saturday, while Warren hosts ...

Eastman finishes 9th at Junior High districts

Youngsville’s Elley Eastman finished ninth out of 149 runners during the Junior High Cross Country District Invitational at Union City Wednesday. Eastman’s 11:19 time was just good enough to put her in the top 10, and earned her the highest finish among Warren County representatives, boys ...

Sheffield tops county rival Ike

Sheffield and Eisenhower don’t get to see each other very often on the volleyball court, but when they do, they make it count. On Tuesday it was the Wolverines’ night, as they beat the host Knights 3-0, 25-10-25-18, 25-11. “The girls like playing the cross-county teams,” said ...

Knights set to battle Mercer in first round

Coming off a 5-11-1 season, the Eisenhower girls soccer team was looking for improvement in 2017. The Knights certainly did improve, rolling through the regular season to a 14-4 record and heading to the District 10 playoffs as a 4-seed. Eisenhower was even more improved at home, going 8-1 ...

Wilson set for states; local teams find out playoff assignments

It’s time for the playoffs! After a hard fought regular season, Warren, Eisenhower and Youngsville teams will now embark on the journey of trying to win a District 10 championship. In Rachel Wilson’s case, she will be competing for a state championship at Heritage Hills Golf Course in ...

Warren girls finish second at NW Invite

FAIRVIEW – Warren, Eisenhower and Youngsville traveled to Pleasant Ridge Park in Fairview for the Northwest Pennsylvania Invitational on Saturday. The Warren girls earned a second place finish, led by a Naomi Hahn, who finished fifth overall and Kayla Giambrone, who came in tenth. Leah ...

Eisenhower rolls to 49-7 win over Saegertown

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

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 ...

Eisenhower falls to Union City

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

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 ...

Lakers blank Knights

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 ...

Ike girls blank Franklin 9-0

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

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 ...

Knights roll past Mercer in home finale, 52-0

Despite its 1-6 record going into Friday’s game against Mercer, Eisenhower knew they were much better than their record. They proved it against the Mustangs. Spencer Head ran for three touchdowns, Jonah Samuelson was over 100 yards on the ground and Ethan Chambers had a defensive score ...