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Tidioute drops a pair to Union

RIMERSBURG – A slow start, coupled with the scoring of Lucas Bowser proved to be too much for the Tidioute Bulldogs to overcome in a 58-42 setback on Monday. Bowser scored 35 points for the winners. “We knew coming in that he (Bowser), was good,” said Tidioute coach Terry Cotterman. ...

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 ...

Tidioute edged by Erie First

ERIE – Tidioute traveled to Erie on Thursday and came up just short in a battle against Erie First Christian, 41-38. The Lady Bulldogs came out of the gate strong, jumping out to a halftime lead. “The girls played a solid first half despite poor rebounding and led 27-16,” said ...

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 ...

Dragons come up just short against Meadville, 55-50

MEADVILLE – Warren went toe-to-toe on the road with one of the top teams in District 10 on Wednesday, but came up just short. Lashon Lindsey, a 6-7 forward who came in averaging 25.2 ppg., scored all 16 of his points in the second half to rally the Bulldogs to a 55-50 non-region win. ...

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 Dragons beat Corry in Hultberg’s return

The Warren Lady Dragons got back in the win column in a big way on Tuesday, beating Corry 62-29 at Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium. The win was significant in more ways in than one, as they also welcomed back senior point guard Autumn Hultberg, who returned after missing seven games due to injury. ...

Saban’s move to Tagovailoa a stroke of genius

You don’t win five national championships in nine years without brilliant coaching moves, but even the great Nick Saban may have outdid himself in Monday’s national championship game against Georgia. Trailing 13-0 and getting dominated on both sides of the ball, Saban benched quarterback ...

Tidioute boys top VisionQuest

Playing for the first time in 19 days, Tidioute outscored VisionQuest 25-9 in the second half en route to a 49-38 victory. Jared Veasey led the way for the winners, scoring 17 points and pulling down nine rebounds. “We haven’t played in 19 days, so we knew coming out we might be a little ...

Lady Eagles drop Region 3 contest to Cambridge Springs

Points can be at a premium when playing the top tier teams in Region 3. Youngsville’s girls found out exactly how premium in the third quarter of their game with visiting Cambridge Springs Monday. The Eagles (4-6, 1-3 Region 3) went 5:43 between points in the period and the Blue Devils ...

Warren County Christian school earns victory over Erie First

ERIE – Jared Younger scored 21 points and pulled down 13 rebounds as the Warren County Christian School boys earned a 43-36 win over Erie First Christian on Monday. The Lions had a strong start, opening up a 16-4 lead after the first quarter en route to the win. “We were much more ...

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 ...

State-ranked ECC too much for Sheffield

ST MARYS – Sheffield boys basketball coach Mike Knapp knows where he wants his program to be in the next few years. Essentially, it’s where their hosts Monday night currently are. Elk County Catholic demonstrated why its the No. 8 Single A team in the state with a 70-35 win over the ...

District 10, 9 teams litter state hoops rankings

The latest Pennsylvania High School boys basketball rankings were released today by City of Basketball Love on Monday, with teams from District 10 and District 9 littered all over them. District 10 features the lone representative to be ranked No. 1 as the top team in Class 1A – Kennedy ...

Lancers edge Dragons in Region 6 showdown

In a battle for early season supremacy atop Region 6, General McLane’s Seth Myers and Josh Schreiber wouldn’t be denied. Myers scored 27 points and Schreiber had 17 points and 24 rebounds as the Lancers pulled away late for a 60-50 win over the Warren Dragons in a Saturday matinee at ...

Where do the Bills go from here?

Tyrod Taylor was thrown violently to the turf on a third down play with the Bills trailing 10-3 and trying desperately to drive down the field and tie the game in the waning moments of Sunday’s wildcard game against Jacksonville. Taylor wouldn’t return, and Nathan Peterman scrambled and ...

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, ...

Wild Card weekend: AFC

While on the surface the NFC looks to be more entertaining, the AFC has its fair share of intriguing storylines as we hit Wild Card weekend. Most notably, the Buffalo Bills, who are partying like its 1999 after ending the longest playoff drought in the NFL. They also have the most talked ...