Eisenhower Knights

Eisenhower turns defense into offense in 44-29 win over county foe Sheffield

Eisenhower opened the second half with an 8-0 run, turning a three-point halftime lead into double digits, on its way to a 44-29 win over visiting Sheffield Wednesday. Lydia Giannini’s double-double led a dominant Knights effort in the paint. “Lydia played a heck of a game tonight,” ...

Knights battle to win over Iroquois

LAWRENCE PARK – Eisenhower hit the road on Wednesday and received six forfeit wins en route to a 47-28 win over Iroquois. “We looked a little flat tonight,” said Eisenhower coach Kris Black. “It’s a tough match to get up for, knowing they’re giving away a lot of forfeits, but we ...

Knights score huge win over Region 3 leader Cambridge Springs

Cambridge Springs looked like it was going to close out the first quarter at Eisenhower Tuesday on a 15-3 run and with all the momentum heading into the second frame. The thing is, momentum is a fickle beast. The Knights inbounded the ball with just five seconds remaining in the opening ...

Knights earn tough win over Saegertown

Eisenhower fought off fatigue and continued the momentum gained from the North East Wrestling Classic with a 43-29 win over visiting Saegertown Monday. The Knights (6-1 overall, 6-1 Region 3) rallied from a 15-0 deficit to pick up the win. “Saegertown always has a good team,” Eisenhower ...

Craig’s monster game sends Youngsville past Iroquois

Youngsville kept pace in the Region 3 playoff race, rolling to a 54-25 victory over visiting Iroquois on Monday. The Lady Eagles outscored Iroquois 26-3 in the first half of a game that was never in doubt. “We definitely started out well,” said Youngsville coach Andy Sveda. “Everyone ...

Knights take first at North East Wrestling Classic

NORTH EAST – The Eisenhower Knights took home three individual championships on their way to the team title at the North East Wrestling Classic on Saturday. Logan Jaquay at 106, Sam Holt at 138 and Spencer Head at 152 all won individual titles, as the Knights topped the 13-team field with ...

Ike stays hot, tops Maplewood

GUYS MILLS – The Eisenhower Knights are red-hot. Behind 21 points from newly-minted 1,000-point scorer Jaydon Hayes, the Knights outscored Maplewood 41-18 in the second half en route to a 71-54 Region 3 road win over Maplewood on Saturday. The victory, the third-straight for the Knights ...

Lady Knights fall at Cochranton

COCHRANTON – After leading at points in the first half, Eisenhower’s girls basketball team cooled significantly in the second half allowing Cochranton to pull away for a 51-25 Region 3 win Thursday. The Knights (4-9, 2-5 Region 3) managed only six points in the second half. “In the ...

Knights roll past Bobcats

Eisenhower showed why it’s one of the top wrestling teams in Region 3 with a dominating 62-15 win over visiting Seneca Wednesday. In the seven matches contested, the Knights picked up wins in six. Four via pinfall, a technical fall and decision. “This gets us back on track (after losing ...

Ike bounces back against Union City

UNION CITY – What a difference a night makes. One day after fading late in the fourth quarter against Iroquois, Eisenhower outscored Union City 26-9 in the fourth quarter Wednesday en route to a 75-47 Region 3 road win. Jaydon Hayes led the way with a game-high 22 points and now needs ...

Knights drop Region 3 road contest to Iroquois, 62-56

LAWRENCE PARK – Iroquois outscored Eisenhower 19-11 in the fourth quarter as the Knights dropped a Region 3 road contest on Tuesday, 62-56. Nick Bonninger, who scored a game-high 23 points, nailed a pair of key 3’s in the final eight minutes to help the Braves (6-5 overall, 3-2 Region 6) ...

Youngsville falls to Cochranton

Cochranton outscored Youngsville 33-9 in the second and third quarters as the Cardinals rolled to a 58-29 win at Youngsville Monday. The Cardinals (5-7, 2-3 Region 3) forced 30 Eagles turnovers in the game. “It’s frustrating,” Youngsville coach Andy Sveda said. “I’m at a loss for ...

Snowed out

Fridays in January haven’t exactly been as warm as “Tuesdays with Morrie” for the Warren County School District in 2018. The district was forced to cancel all after school activities for the second straight week Friday. The cancellation includes all scheduled activities, including ...

Youngsville rallies for 42-37 win over Eisenhower

Whether it was the excitement of playing in a rivalry game or just poor executing, Youngsville looked shaky early in Thursday’s Region 3 battle against Eisenhower. They were great late. The Lady Eagles went on an 11-4 run that extended early into the fourth quarter and were able to hold ...

Knights suffer first loss at Harbor Creek; Dragons win

HARBORCREEK – When trying to get to the top, teams must at some point knock off the reigning king of the mountain. Eisenhower wrestlers went into the match with Harbor Creek Thursday trying to dethrone the king. The Huskies showed why they’re at the top, coming away with a 57-18 win over ...

Knights overcome slow start to roll past Panthers

Eisenhower’s boys basketball team may have started like they just came off the set of the latest episode of “The Walking Dead” Wednesday, but they were certainly alive and well at the end. The Knights turned an 8-point first quarter into a 60-19 Region 3 win over Saegertown at the John ...

Comeback kids: Knights rally for win over Union City, stay unbeaten

In big contests, teams want their best performers to have a chance to close out a win. The franchise quarterback with an opportunity for a game-winning drive, the big power-hitter coming to the plate with a chance to end the game with a single swing, the teams best shooter with the ball or ...

Lady Knights fall to Saegertown

SAEGERTOWN – A slow start proved to be too much to overcome for Eisenhower in a 39-23 setback to Saegertown, the team directly in front of them in the Region 3 standings, on Monday. The Lady Knights (4-6 overall, 2-2 Region 3) struggled offensively in the first half, but a three-pointer by ...

Knights finish 7th at Tool City

MEADVILLE – Eisenhower went to the Tool City Tournament on Friday and Saturday and came away with a seventh-place team finish. Coming off their big win over Fort LeBoeuf, the Knights didn’t send their full team down, as they are dealing with a few bumps and bruises. They did, however, ...

Ike girls power past Iroquois

The low post duo of Emily Wheeler and Lydia Giannini scored 14 points each as Eisenhower rolled to a 46-30 win over visiting Iroquios Thursday. A 17-point second quarter outburst sparked the Knights (4-5, 2-1 Region 3) win. “We worked the ball (down low) in the second,” Eisenhower coach ...