Eisenhower Knights

Eagles roll past Knights in Backyard Brawl

The Eisenhower boys have got the best of Youngsville in their Backyard Brawl rivalry in recent years. Friday was a much different story. Gage Hendrickson scored 17 points and pulled down 13 rebounds and the Eagles got a strong game from their bench en route to a 50-26 win. “It’s ...

Eisenhower girls beat Youngsville for second time

A rivalry was renewed on the hardwood at Eisenhower High School Friday night. The Lady Knights and Youngsville Lady Eagles battled for 32 minutes. In the end, the combination of Emiley Wheeler and Lydia Giannini proved too much as they led the Knights to a 44-27 win. Both players registered a ...

Knights roll past Corry

CORRY, Pa. – Eisenhower wrestlers shook off a tough loss at Union City Tuesday, and a day’s delay, to deck Corry, 53-18, for a Region 3 win Thursday. The win assured the Knights a spot in the District 10 duals, and put them in position to host one of the wrestle-in matches. It also ...

Battle to the end

UNION CITY, Pa. – The phrase “aggressive playcalling” gets thrown around a lot this time of year. Usually, it’s referencing a football coach going for a fourth down they typically wouldn’t, or executing a trick play to give their team an edge and advance in the playoffs. The ...

Saegertown buries 11 3’s to rally past Youngsville; Ike falls

SAEGERTOWN, Pa. – Eli Draa made three of Saegertown’s 11 3-pointers in the fourth quarter as the Panthers rallied for a 61-55 Region 3 victory over Youngsville on Tuesday. The 3-pointers helped offset a monster game by Youngsville’s (6-7 overall, 1-4 Region 3) Gage Hendrickson, who ...

Board discusses academic eligibility

During a discussion of situational Sunday practices, a board member asked about academic eligibility. At Monday night’s school board meeting, board member Jeff Labesky recommended that Warren County School District stop allowing students who are failing a class to participate in ...

Ike girls battle against Saegertown

SAEGERTOWN, Pa. – A slow start might have been the only thing that prevented the Eisenhoewr Lady Knights from pulling off a Region 2 road victory on Monday against Saegertown. EHS spotted the Lady Panthers a 17-6 lead first quarter, but outscored them in the second half in what was ...

Ike wrestlers second at Falconer Tournament

FALCONER, N.Y. – With their dual match at Union City postponed Wednesday, Eisenhower wrestlers put the extra day of practice to good use. The result was 10 of 13 wrestlers reaching the semi-finals and a second place team finish at the Falconer Tournament Saturday. Six of those 10 reached ...

Eagles fall at Region 3 leader Union City

UNION CITY, Pa. – Youngsville got an up close and personal look at the first-place team in the Region 3 standings on Friday, falling at Union City 74-35. Bronnan Higley, a 6-6 senior forward, poured in 20 points for Union City (9-2 overall, 5-0 Region 3), one of four Bears in double ...

More training

When Warren County School District held an active shooter drill event last summer at Beaty-Warren Middle School, there was a lot of work to do. The plan for 2019 is to hold a similar drill, including both the law enforcement response to the threat and the EMS response to the mass casualty ...

Ike girls fall to Iroquois

LAWRENCE PARK, Pa. – Warren County teams are getting tired of seeing Iroquois’ Angelina Meola. A day after torching Tidioute for 41 points, Meola poured in 33 more as the Braves beat Eisenhower 72-40. That offset another big game for Eisenhower’s Lydia Giannini, who scored 25 points ...

Knights fall to Maplewood in Region 3 action

Coming into the year, Eisenhower knew size would not be one of its keys to success. Maplewood took full advantage of that size discrepancy and left the John M Neese gymnasium Wednesday with a 70-29 Region 3 win. “We’re undersized, but we have to be physical. We have to be tough,” ...

Ike girls power past Union City

Eisenhower shook off a “sluggish” start and turned a 4-point halftime lead into a 57-35 Region 2 win over visiting Union City Tuesday. An 18-point second quarter kept the Bears in it, but the Knights went on a 9-0 run to start the second half and cruised to the victory. “This is one of ...

Knights finish off strong showing at Tool City tourney

MEADVILLE, Pa. – After a very strong first day at the Tool City Tournament, Eisenhower was perhaps hoping for a little better on Saturday. Nevertheless, the Knights finished eighth in the loaded 25-team field and had six wrestlers reach the medal stand in the 40th edition of the ...

Lady Knights battle in setback to Cochranton

COCHRANTON, Pa. – Cochranton had four players score in double figures en route to a 60-39 Region 2 win over Eisenhower on Saturday. That being said, the Lady Knights (4-7 overall, 2-4 Region 2), after spotting Cochranton a 14-3 lead in the first quarter, hung with the Region 2 contender ...

Knights advance four wrestlers to semifinals on Day 1 at Tool City

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Four. That was the theme for the Eisenhower Knights on Day 1 of the prestigious Tool City Tournament on Friday at Meadville. Four Knight wrestlers – Logan Jaquay (113), Easton Hedman (126), Alex Barnett (160) and Cael Black (195) advanced to the semifinals, while EHS ...

WCCS girls win opener

Kiara Baker scored nine points to lead a balanced effort as the Warren County Christian School girls picked up a 32-14 win over Erie Bethel in their season opener on Friday. The Lady Lions return to action on Monday. – – – WCCS (32) McKenna Phelps 3-2-0-6, Delaney Nizzi ...

Knights take care of business against Cambridge Springs

Eisenhower coach Kris Black was nervous, if only slightly, at how his team was going to come out following a lengthy layoff during the holiday break. The Knights had no issues. Behind a number of impressive performances, EHS rolled to a 53-20 win over a quality Cambridge Springs team in ...

Dynamic Duo

Sheffield had a game plan, but the Eisenhower duo of Emiley Wheeler and Lydia Giannini blew it up. Wheeler exploded for a career-high 28 points and Giannini had 13 points and pulled down 17 rebounds as the Lady Knights (4-6) beat their county rivals for the second time this season, 47-17 on ...

Ike girls drop decision to Clarion Area

KANE, Pa. – The Eisenhower Lady Knights knew they were going to see very good competition at the Kane Invitational. And while they’ll leave without a victory, they did gain a lot of valuable experience after falling to Clarion 63-41 on Friday. “Again, we came out and I thought we ...