Eisenhower Knights

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Eisenhower’s Jaydon Hayes (11) gets a shot off just ahead of Youngsville’s Noah Myers (12) during Tuesday’s Region 3 basketball game at EHS. Hayes and the Knights went on to win, 63-34.

Win and a bye

With second place in Region 3 and a potential first-round bye on the line, Eisenhower left nothing to chance. The Knights built a double-digit lead over Youngsville in the first quarter and went on to beat their county rivals by a final score of 63-34 on senior night at Eisenhower High ...

Youngsville's Caitlin Craig scored 15 points in a 51-23 win over Union City on Monday.

Big second quarter lifts Youngsville past Union City

Caitlin Craig scored 15 points and Aspen Flinn added 11 as Youngsville rolled to a 51-23 win over Union City on Monday in their Region 3 finale. The Lady Eagles went on a 20-4 run in the second quarter to turn what was a 6-point lead into a 36-14 halftime edge. Craig also pulled down ...

Warren’s Maddie Loutzenhiser gives coach Lisa LaVan a fist bump while being introduced before the 2016 District 10 4A championship game against McDowell.

Playoff primer: District 10 basketball

The District 10 basketball playoffs are upon us. Brackets will officially be released on Wednesday, with boys ‘Round of 16’ games on Friday and girls on Saturday. Both the Warren and Eisenhower boys and girls teams will be a part of their respective fields, while the Youngsville boys ...

Warren’s Brendon Mattson (9) goes up for a catch against Bradford last season at Parkway Field. Mattson will be returning to Bradford to play in the 2017 Don Raabe Big 30 Charities Classic.

Pair of Knights, Dragons picked to play in Big 30 game

Eisenhower’s Spencer Gray and Adam Pascuzzi and Warren’s Brendon Mattson and Hayden Salapek have been named to the 2017 Big 30 Charties Classic roster. Here is a brief bio of each. – – – Spencer Gray Eisenhower High School Height: 6’4”- Weight: 205 Offense: Wide ...

Eisenhower’s Jack Reynolds scored 10 points in a big Region 3 road win over Iroquois on Friday.

Knights rally past Iroquois, move into second place in Region 3

ERIE – Eisenhower rallied from a 3-point halftime deficit to earn a 41-31 Region 3 victory at Iroquois on Friday. The Knights outscored the Braves 25-12 in the second half as Jake Harvey led a balanced effort with 12 points. “We just kept battling back and tried to get the ball inside ...

Lady Knights fall to Cambridge Springs

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS – Eisenhower was facing a tall order going into Cambridge Springs, Region 3’s second place team on Thursday. The Blue Devils showed why they are now 11-2 in region play with a 49-20 win over the Lady Knights. “They’re only two losses are to number one Cochranton, ...

Williams shines for Penn State DuBois

Thanks in part to Eisenhower High School graduate Kristen Williams, the Penn State DuBois women’s basketball team has clinched its spot in the upcoming PSUAC Championships. Williams, a sophomore guard, scored 17 points to go along with five rebounds and four assists in PSUD’s 79-60 win ...

Eisenhower's Jake Harvey scored a career-high 22 points on Tuesday against Union City.

Harvey’s career night lifts Ike past Union City

UNION CITY — A career night from senior Jake Harvey lifted Eisenhower to a 59-34 win over Union City in Region 3 boys basketball action on Tuesday. Harvey scored 22 points — the most in a single game during his career — for the Knights and knocked down four of his team’s nine ...

Ridgway edges Eisenhower girls

RIDGWAY – Eisenhower jumped out to an early lead against Ridgway, but the Lady Elkers came back to earn a 42-38 win in a District 10/9 crossover game on Tuesday. The Lady Knights (8-12) went on a 15-6 second quarter run to take a 9-point lead into halftime. “We came out and we played ...

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Ike beats county rival Youngsville

What began as a defensive struggle quickly turned into an uptempo battle between county rivals Monday at Eisenhower High School, as the Lady Knights went on to earn a 44-33 win over visiting Youngsville in Region 3 action. The two teams were tied at 5-5 after the opening frame before ...

Ridgway tops Eisenhower in defensive battle

RIDGWAY – Ridgway has established itself as one of the top programs in District 9 over the past decade thanks to great defensive teams and offenses that are deliberate and methodical. Eisenhower battled them on Monday, but those traits were on full display in a 41-27 win for the hosts in ...

Eisenhower falls to Kane

Andrew Bucheit scored a game-high 20 points and Chad Greville added 13 to help lift Kane to a 50-41 win over Eisenhower on Saturday afternoon. Eisenhower led 32-31 heading into the fourth quarter before going cold from the field. Bucheit and teammate Davis Gardner both scored eight points in ...

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Warren’s Alex Weston lifts Eisenhower’s Sam Holt off the mat during their 132-pound match Friday at Warren Area High School. Weston ended up winning via pinfall in overtime to help the Dragons pull out a 42-27 team victory.

Warren wins gritty battle over Ike in ‘Clash for Cancer’

Friday’s wrestling match between county rivals Warren and Eisenhower certainly lived up to its billing. When the dust settled, the Dragons walked away with a 42-27 win in front of a packed house at the Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium. The action on the ...

Knights start strong in 56-36 Region 3 win over Saegertown

Eisenhower built a huge first half lead on their way to a 56-36 Region 3 victory over visiting Saegertown on Friday. The win pushes Eisenhower to 10-7 overall and 7-4 in Region 3, good enough for second place. Saegertown is now 4-14 and 0-11 in region play. A relentless defense in the first ...

Warren and Eisenhower will be competing in the 'Clash for Cancer' on Friday.

Warren-Eisenhower wrestling: Clash for Cancer

Dick Balas and the Warren wrestling program were looking to give back. At Friday night’s match with Eisenhower, they will be doing just that. In what’s being billed as the ‘Clash for Cancer,’ both the Dragons and the Knights have raised nearly $1,200 through t-shirt sales and ...

Eisenhower’s Alex Barnett, shown wrestling against Iroquois’ Joe Galvin in last week’s dual, helped the Knights win Tuesday’s match against North East with a pinfall victory in the final bout of the night.

Knights rally for thrilling win over North East, 39-38

Sometimes even a great team effort comes down to one individual. With his team trailing by five in Tuesday’s Region 3 dual against North East, Eisenhower’s Alex Barnett came up big with a first-period pinfall in the final match of the night to give the Knights a 39-38 team victory. ...