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McLane tops Warren on senior night

Warren had its sight set on a senior night against General McLane on Tuesday. The Lancers had other plans. Seth Myers scored 12 of his 16 points in the first half and Alex Jay 12 of his 19 in the second half as GM came out of Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium with a 60-43 win over the ...

Hayes, Knights pick up key Region 3 win

GUYS MILLS- Eisenhower picked up a huge road win on Tuesday, coming home from Maplewood with a 40-36 victory over the Tigers. The win puts the Knights (10-7 overall, 7-4 in Region 3) in a second place tie with Cochranton (10-7, 7-4). Ike came into the game tied with Maplewood and Iroquois as ...

A late comeback attempt fell short for Youngsville in Tuesday’s Region 3 match-up against Union City as the Eagles fell to the Bears by a final score of 46-41 at Youngsville High School. The loss drops Youngsville’s record to 2-14 overall and 2-8 in the region. “We were sloppy ...

Warren grinds out win over McDowell in key Region 6 battle

Warren has certainly had McDowell’s number in recent meetings. Monday was no different, as the Lady Dragons held the Lady Trojans to just four points in the fourth quarter en route to a key 37-29 Region 6 win at Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium. The two teams have played some great ...

Lady Knights earn win over Iroquois

The Lady Knights picked up their second Region 3 win in a row on Monday, defeating visiting Iroquois by a final score of 37-28 at Eisenhower High School. Ike’s pressure defense caused problems for Iroquois early as the Lady Knights built an 8-2 lead after the first quarter and went ...

Tidioute girls beat Erie First

Tidioute got off to a strong start en route to a 48-29 win over over visiting Erie First Chirsitan on Monday. Nakiesha Krouse had a monster game, scoring 29 points and pulling down 10 rebounds. The Lady Bulldogs led 14-4 at the end of the first quarter and 28-10 at halftime and never looked ...

McDowell swimmers best Warren

The Warren swim teams dropped a Region 3 meet with McDowell on Monday, the girls falling 113-67 and the boys dropping a 131-52 final. The evening wasn’t without its highlights for the Dragons as Cara Anderson hit the district qualifying mark with her time of 2:31.14 in the 200 ...

Lady Dragons top Bradford; teams score big with fundraiser

Warren was looking to get back on track Saturday following a mini two-game losing streak, and they were able to do just that. The Lady Dragons put four players in double figures scoring, including 14 by Megan Wortman and 10 from Taylor Childress off the bench – both career highs, en ...

WCSD recommends discontinuing Youngsville football program

The Warren County School District administration has recommended discontinuing the Youngsville High School football program. Administration made the proposal during Monday’s slate of committee meetings. The proposal includes a co-op that would allow students at YHS to participate in football ...

Ike wins Sharon Duals

SHARON –  It was quite a weekend for Eisenhower at the Sharon Duals, as the Knights went 4-1 and came home with the team title. After suffering their only loss to Chartiers-Houston (38-36), the Knights came back to beat Corry in the semifinals and best the Bucs in the ...

Dragons dealt setback at Bradford

BRADFORD – After a big double-overtime win over Fort LeBoeuf on Friday, its third straight, Warren looked to keep surging when they went to Bradford for a non-region contest Saturday night. The Owls had other ideas. Senior guard Nate Higbie led three Bradford players in double figures ...

Dragon cheerleaders win competition

The Warren Area High School varsity cheerleading squad, pictured above, took first place in a competition at Johnsonburg on Saturday. Warren bested Bradford, St. Marys and Ridgway to take top honors.

WCCS earns victory; Jamestown tops Tidioute

Tommy Jones led three players in double figures with 20 points as Warren County Christian School notched a 63-45 win over the Salamanca Home School Co-Op. The Lions (9-6) jumped out to an 11-5 lead after one quarter and 30-16 advantage at halftime on senior night and never looked ...

Double your fun: Dragons outlast LeBoeuf in two overtimes

WATERFORD – No matter what it took, Warren wasn’t going to leave Fort LeBoeuf High School without picking up a big Region 6 win. Noah Becker, Jake Kupchella and Griffin Suppa led a gritty effort for the Dragons that resulted in a 54-50, double overtime triumph over the host ...

Ike edged as Cochranton goes crazy from deep

Try as they might, Eisenhower wasn’t able to overcome the hot outside shooting of visiting Cochranton in Friday’s Region 3 contest. The Cardinals made 11 triples, including four by Zac Wigton and three from Chance Hoffman en route to a 58-51 win over the host Knights. “They hit ...

Sheffield battles in setback to Kane

A day after scoring 56 points, Sheffield was able to contain Kane’s Andrew Bucheit. The senior still had 15 points, however, leading the Wolves to their third victory of the season over the host Wolverines, 63-44. Sheffield got a monster game from Drew Higby with 12 points, 10 rebounds ...

Region 3 leader Cambridge tops Youngsville

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS – Cambridge Springs is atop the Region 3 standings for a reason. Behind 20 points from 6-7 junior Turner Kurt, the Blue Devils earned a 61-31 win over visiting Youngsville on Friday. “It’s hard to come in here and win,” said Youngsville coach Jim Kesterholt. “We ...

Warren sweeps Mercyhurst Prep as McCullough sets school record

After weeks of knocking on the door of their personal goals, several Warren swimmers kicked the door down in Thursday’s Region 3 sweep of Mercyhurst Prep at the Warren County YMCA. The night was highlighted by Paige McCullough’s record-setting time of 1:19.16 in the 100-meter ...

Lady Dragons drop battle with Central

ERIE – Region 6 has turned into an all out 4-team battle for the top spot. Warren handed Central Tech a 15-point loss on its home floor on Jan. 14 and this time it was the Lady Falcons turn, as they earned a 45-32 win over the Lady Dragons on Thursday. “We basically swapped ...