Eisenhower Knights

County teams hit the road for preseason scrimmages

Warren County football teams will get their first opportunity to see how they measure up against an outside opponent today with all three teams traveling for a preseason scrimmage. Sheffield heads to Clarion-Limestone in Strattanville for a tri-scrimmage with C-L and Brookville. Warren is ...

IUP, WCU atop PSAC coaches poll

As the countdown to kickoff rapidly approaches zero, Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference teams are starting to get a feel for how they’ll perform this season. Based on the results of a poll released Friday, PSAC coaches expect to see the same teams sitting atop the East and West ...

Joint practice: Dragons, Knights continue to prep for 2018 season

As summer turns to fall, the familiar sounds of coaches barking orders begin to fill the air. “C’mon guys, run the play!” “Line it up, let’s run it again.” “Alright, there ya go. That’s the way to run it!” Some of those familiar sayings were echoing across the Pasture of ...

Leveling the playing field

Representatives from more than 150 public schools attended the PIAA Equity Summit Tuesday in State College, and they sent a strong message to the PIAA board of directors. They want separate playoffs for public/boundary and private/non-boundary schools, and they’re not going to wait much ...

Warren, Eisenhower turn in strong showings at Corry 7-on-7 tournament

CORRY, Pa. – This Thursday, Warren and Eisenhower will meet for a joint practice as they inch closer to the first official date of heat acclimation on Aug. 6. Saturday at the Corry 7-on-7 Passing Tournament and Big Man Challenge, both got a chance to get some more work in against other ...

Play like a girl…even if no one’s watching

During Super Bowl XLIX, Always brought its #LikeAGirl campaign to the biggest stage in marketing. Super Bowl commericials have become the stuff of legend and one of the biggest makers of feminine care products stole the advertising spotlight. The 60-second spot began by asking a group of ...

A legacy of caring

Every community has a number of special people who always seem to be in the right place at the right time. Whether that’s being there to assist with simple things like helping with an unexpected repair, organizing a meal train or giving that anonymous donation in a time of need. They’re ...

Gens a first team all-star in Region 3

Eisenhower’s Drake Gens was named a first team Region 3 All-Star, as voted on by the region coaches. Gens, a senior, had a strong campaign for the Knights, posting a .421 batting average, per MaxPreps. He also played a key role pitching for the Knights, thus his first team nod at Utility. ...

What a year

I made my return to the Times Observer a little more than a year ago. I knew coming in the county had some high caliber athletes. Little did I understand just how good they are. Having arrived just after the end of the 2017 spring sports season, I was sure I’d have to wait until August ...

Talasky signs with Seton Hill

Eisenhower senior TerryLee Talasky signs her National Letter of Intent to continue her academic and athletic career at Seton Hill University. Talasky wrapped up her career with Eisenhower at the PIAA Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Shippensburg University by earning a pair of ...

Talasky caps terrific high school career with pair of state medals

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – It was a fitting way for TerryLee Talasky to close at her high school track and field career. The Eisenhower senior, like she has done so many times the last four years, stepped up in the biggest moment, earning a pair of medals at the PIAA Class 2A Track and Field ...

County athletes set to compete at state track and field meet

bhagberg@timesobserver Warren County will be well-represented when the PIAA Track and Field Championships get underway today in Shippensburg. Seven county athletes, Youngsville’s Jake Hogg and Jordan Keyes, Eisenhower’s TerryLee Talasky, Delaney Nizzi and Jonah Samuelson and Warren’s ...

Eyes on the prize

Several Warren County athletes are seeking return trips to states at the District 10 Track and Field championships today at Slippery Rock University, while others aim to punch their ticket for the first time. One senior will take to the D-10 stage one final time, looking to make it 4-for-4. ...

Eisenhower girls race past Seneca

WATTSBURG – The Eisenhower girls track and field team wrapped up its regular season in fine style Wednesday with a 92-58 win over Seneca. TerryLee Talasky, Delaney Nizzi, Aleea Giese, Cameran Edwards, Breanna Vanderhoof, Alexi Milburn, Lydia Giannini and Currie Hultman led an impressive ...

Sheffield outlasts Eisenhower in extra innings

Just before Sheffield came to bat in the seventh inning Monday, senior shortstop Mya Grubbs gathered her teammates and asked them a single question. “How do you want this game to end?” The Wolverines, trailing by a run at the time, responded by tying the game in the seventh, before ...

Knights fall to Bears in finale

Union City erupted for seven runs in the first inning en route to a 10-0, 6-inning win over Eisenhower in the season finale for the Knights. Eisenhower (4-10) honored its three seniors – Drake Gens and Nick Smelko and Brandon Fuller during Senior Day festivities. Gens started the game on ...

Young Knights top Eagles in Backyard Brawl

Eisenhower’s young baseball team, which features a large freshman class, has grown by leaps and bounds this season. That was evident on Friday, as the Knights earned an 8-3 win over Youngsville in the Backyard Brawl at Davis St. Field. One of those freshman, Zach Rohlin, was 2-for-4 with ...