Eisenhower Knights

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 ...

Sheffield, Eisenhower softball fall

RIDGWAY, Pa. – For much of the 2018 softball season, Sheffield has hung with teams only to see a close game blown open by one big inning. Such was the case again Thursday in Ridgway as the Wolverines saw a 2-run game turn into a blowout as Johnsonburg scored nine runs in the third inning to ...

Eisenhower drops Region 3 contest to Saegertown

SAEGERTOWN, Pa. – Eisenhower baseball jumped out to an early 3-0 lead at Saegertown Wednesday, but the Panthers answered with a 13-run first en route to a 19-4, 3 inning win. The Panthers had eight hits, four walks and a hit batter in the inning. The Knights took advantage of some ...

Photo finish: 1600 relay lifts Ike boys past Youngsville

Tuesday’s boys meet between Eisenhower and Youngsville came down to the final event. Actually, it came down to the final second. In the end, it was the Eisenhower 1600 relay team of Caleb Robinault, Riley West, Spencer Head and Jonah Samuelson that edged the Eagles to take home a 73.5-65.5 ...

Sheffield, Ike fall in softball

Curwensville welcomed Sheffield softball for a doubleheader Tuesday and the hosts came away with a sweep. The Golden Tide won game 1, 25-5, and came away with a 16-1 decision in game 2. “We aren’t doing anything very well,” Sheffield coach Mark Maines said. “We’re hanging for a ...

Eisenhower strong at Coudersport Invitational

COUDERSPORT – Eisenhower traveled to Potter County for the Coudersport Invitational and came away with plenty of hardware on Friday. TerryLee Talasky was her usual, dominant self in the sprints, capturing first in the 100, 200 and 400, while Delaney Nizzi won both hurdle races. In ...

Knights battle in setback to Region 3 leader Cochranton

Eisenhower’s young baseball team continues to make progress. And, despite a 18-5 setback to Region 3 leader Cochranton, Wednesday was more proof of that. The Cardinals struck for seven runs in the first inning, which easily could have buried the Knights. They didn’t let that happen, ...

Eisenhower swept by Titusville

Eisenhower’s track teams were unable to maintain the momentum built from a strong showing at the Mars Invitational as the Knights were swept by visiting Titusville Tuesday. Kelly Glotz won three events, Jonah Samuelson swept the hurdles and Eisenhower took two of the three relays, but it ...