Eisenhower Knights

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 ...

Youngsville boys drop OT thriller to Maplewood

A well-timed timeout can often help a team swing momentum in their favor. Trailing 30-15 in the third quarter of their Sheffield Sports Boosters Christmas Tournament game against Maplewood, Youngsville coach Jesse DeLoof called a timeout to try to make some adjustments. The Eagles responded ...

Lady Knights fall to North Clarion

KANE, Pa. – The young Eisenhower Lady Knights hung with a talented North Clarion team before the She-Wolves were able to pull away for a 58-37 win at the Kane Invitational on Thursday. Lydia Giannini had a strong game for Ike (3-4), posting a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds. ...

Knights fall to Corry

CORRY, Pa. – Brandon Elchynski poured in 26 points to lead Corry to a 77-16 win over Eisenhower in the opening round of Corry’s Christmas Tournament on Wednesday. Elchynski scored 18 of his 26 in the first half for the Beavers (2-4). In total 12 different Corry players got into the ...

A family affair

The Warren Lady Dragons basketball team is riding a huge wave of momentum heading into the Christmas break. The Dragons remained perfect on the season with a 45-34 win over visiting Erie Saturday. The Royals came in averaging over 50 points per game, and the 34 they scored Saturday was ...

Knights get first win of the season

A 22-point fourth quarter outburst propelled Eisenhower’s boys basketball team to its first win of the season Friday. Jared Martone scored eight of his 12 points in the frame and the Knights defeated visiting Sheffield, 47-34. Eisenhower (1-6) held single-digit leads at the end of each of ...

Knight grapplers prevail at Cochranton

COCHRANTON, Pa. – The first month of the season couldn’t have gone much better for the Eisenhower wrestling team. With a 44-28 win in an amped atmosphere at Cochranton, the Knights finished their greuling two week start to the season with a 3-1 overall record, 3-0 in Region 3, and a ...

Lady Knights fall to Cambridge

The beginning and the end were very good for Eisenhower, but the middle was all Cambridge Springs. The Blue Devils showed why they are a traditional power with a 63-22 win over the Lady Knights on Thursday. “As young as we are, we’re going to make mistakes,” said Eisenhower coach ...

Knights fall in Region 3 contest against Saegertown

Saegertown outscored Eisenhower 22-6 in the first half en route to a 52-23 win in the Region 3 opener for both teams on Wednesday. The young Knights (0-6 overall, 0-1 Region 3) were limited to just one field goal in the first half, a 3-pointer by freshman Curt Darling. Eisenhower got as ...

Knight wrestlers impressive again in victory over Maplewood

Eisenhower wrestlers kept the momentum going from a fifth place finish at the STWOA Tournament with a 51-24 win over visiting Maplewood Tuesday. Five Knights picked up pinfall victories and three won via forfeit. Cael Black (195) and Joe Bauer (220) each won with second period pins to start ...

Wheeler nets career-high 28 as Lady Knights beat Tidioute

Behind a career-high 28 points from Emiley Wheeler, the Eisenhower Lady Knights won their third consecutive game, all against fellow Warren County teams, 55-27 over Tidioute on Monday. The Lady Knights, who also got 10 points and 6 rebounds from Lydia Giannini, jumped out to a 18-2 lead ...