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Dragon swimmers sweep Royals

ERIE, Pa. – The Warren Dragon swimmers got back on the winning track Monday, sweeping the Erie High Royals, 92-72 on the girls side and 108-61 on the boys side. “Everybody contributed,” said Warren coach Russ Beyer. “We’ve been swimming in a lot meter pools, and they have a little ...

Villa Maria hands Warren girls first loss

ERIE, Pa. – Villa Maria rudely ended the Warren Lady Dragons’ 11-game win streak to start the season, 55-20 on Monday. The game was an anomaly in many ways for Warren, but perhaps no stat was more telling then the Victors (9-2 overall, 3-0 Region 6) holding Lady Dragon star senior Margo ...

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 ...

Triumphant return

A quick glance at the box score from Saturday’s game between Oswayo Valley and Sheffield might not seem overly compelling at first. But a closer look reveals a pair of firsts for the Wolverines. The most obvious is Sheffield picking up its first win of the season, 80-45. The second may not ...

Husted, Beavers best Dragons

Chase Husted poured in 26 points to lead visiting DuBois to a 62-48 win over Warren Saturday. Husted scored 14 of his points in the second half as the Beavers turned a 5-point halftime lead into a 14-point victory. “This was a good opportunity for us stepping out of region play,” Warren ...

TCCS falls at UC

UNION CITY, Pa. – Eliza Reynolds scored 16 of her game-high 24 points in the first quarter to lead Union City to a 54-36 win over visiting Tidioute Charter Saturday. TCCS’s Nakiesha Krouse also scored 24 points, but the early deficit was too much for the Bulldogs to overcome. “We ...

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 ...

WAHS cheerleading at states

The Warren Area High School varsity cheerleading team competed at the PIAA championships on Friday at the Giant Center in Hershey. The Dragons finished 15th in the medium school division, Group B, in Friday’s first round. The top 10 scoring teams from Group A and Group B combined advanced to ...

A rougher affair

Baseball in the early 20th century was an altogether rougher affair than what we see today. Perhaps the archetype of that rough-nosed style of baseball comes from Magee in a 1911 game. Tom Simon’s article published by the Society For American Baseball Research. “Sherry was enjoying ...

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 ...

Battling back

The target on the Warren Lady Dragons basketball team just got a whole lot bigger. Warren came back from a 9-point third quarter deficit to defeat General McLane, 54-49, Thursday in the Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium. The win, combined with Villa Maria’s 46-32 victory over Harbor Creek, left the ...

Warren swimmers fall to Prep, Villa

The Warren swim teams battled against powerhouses Villa Maria and Cathedral Prep on Thursday, with the girls falling 112-66 and the boys 127-56. Katie Beyer was one of several standouts on the girls side, racing to victory in both the 200 free and 100 freestyle, while teaming with Cara ...

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,” ...

Winter weather forces postponements for local teams

Inclement weather forced a number of postponements for Warren County sports teams on Wednesday. Those contests involved Warren at General McLane girls basketball, Warren at Erie wrestling, Union City at Eisenhower wrestling Sheffield at Brookville boys basketball and Sheffield at Rocky Grove ...

Dragons fight past Oil City in key Region 6 battle

One only need look at Aidan Morrison’s broken nose to know just how hard the Warren Dragons worked for their 54-39 win over Oil City on Tuesday. That’s just the way it’s going to be in Region 6 this season. Caleb Ei scored 21 points, Jake Kupchella 17 and the Dragons walked off ...

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 ...

Sweet 16

It certainly was a ‘Sweet 16’ for Gage Hendrickson and the Youngsville Eagles. Hendrickson, celebrating his 16th birthday, scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in helping the Eagles pull away late for a 51-37 win over Commodore Perry on Monday. “That’s the best present,” ...

Dragons wear down LeBoeuf for road win in Region 6 opener

WATERFORD, Pa. – It wasn’t always pretty, but the Warren Lady Dragons showed their depth and conditioning with a 66-50 win over Fort LeBoeuf in the Region 6 opener for both teams. Warren (10-0 overall, 1-0 Region 6) led 42-30 at the half, and staved off a 7-0 LeBoeuf (5-4, 0-1) run to ...

Flying high: Eagles get to .500 with win over Bulldogs in county clash

In a game featuring a pair of teams looking to make a statement in District 10 play this year, it was the Youngsville boys who spoke loudest in a 56-35 win over visiting Tidioute Saturday. The Bulldogs held a 14-10 advantage after the first quarter, but the Eagles took the lead with six ...