Local Sports

Eisenhower trio seeks signature finish at PIAA championships

It’s already been a historic postseason for Eisenhower wrestling. The Knights are hoping to make a little more history during the PIAA AAA State Wrestling Tournament beginning this morning. For the first time, Eisenhower sent three wrestlers to Hershey, Logan Jaquay (113), Cael Black (195) ...

Sheffield’s Finch set to cap historic sophomore season at states

Sheffield sophomore Ethan Finch has been the toast of the town the last several weeks. From being named ‘Most Outstanding Wrestler’ on his way to a District 9 championships to earning second place at the Northwest Regional in Sharon, the 170-pounder is now on his way to the PIAA ...

Warren girls state playoff tickets on sale at high school

Playoff tickets for the Warren girls basketball team’s state playoff game are now on sale at the Warren Area High School Principal’s Office. All adult tickets are $6 and all student tickets are $3. The Dragons take on Oakland Catholic at 3:00 pm at Edinboro University on Saturday. ...

Love of the game

Make your way to Legion Field at any given point during the year, and you’re likely to hear the sound of bat on ball or the pop of a glove with some great baseball talk mixed in. It’s the epitome of what ‘America’s Favorite Pastime’ is all about. Families getting together to have a ...

Warren softball hard at work

Warren Area High School senior Julia Lobdell gets set to fire a throw during infield drills at Tuesday’s softball practice. The Lady Dragons are poised for a special season in 2019, with the core of their team returning from last season’s District 10 runner-up squad.

Think Spring

Warren Area High School junior Nick Hussey delivers a pitch during the first official day of spring sports practices, Monday, March 4, 2019. While the weather remains cold and snowy, the Dragons will be hard at work as they prepare for what could be a very special 2019 season. Hussey figures ...

D-10 crown

Times Observer photo by Andy Close The Warren Area High School girls basketball team celebrates moments after the Dragons’ 59-44 win over Slippery Rock in the District 10 Class 5A championship game on Saturday at Meadville High School. The win marks the second D-10 crown in program history. ...

Titletown!

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Warren coach Lisa LaVan and sophomore guard Kelsey Stuart embraced on the bench, while the five Warren Lady Dragons on the court – Margo Loutzenhiser, Alanna Hultberg, Taylor Childress, Emma Ruhlman and Riley Childress, couldn’t contain their smiles, just waiting for the ...

Warren seniors Beyer, Ashbaugh win D-10 titles

GENEVA, Ohio – Warren seniors Andrew Beyer and Stephen Ashbaugh came home with some hardware – and a trip to states. Beyer captured gold in the 200 freestyle at the District 10 Class 3A swimming championships at the SPIRE Institute, while Ashbaugh also raced to victory in the 100 ...

Dragons bow out at regionals

ALTOONA, Pa. – It was a tough end to a great season for the Warren wrestling team. On Saturday at Altoona High School, the season came to a close for the 10 grapplers that advanced to the Class 3A Northwest Regional. Joey Arnold was the lone Dragon to advance to the semifinals. ...

Black Out

SHARON, Pa. – It was quite a day for Warren County wrestlers at the Class 2A Northwest Regional. Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay, Cael Black and Joey Bauer all advanced to the semifinals, as did Sheffield’s Ethan Finch. Jaquay, Bauer and Finch all received byes and were each impressive in ...

Warren girls win District 10 title

MEADVILLE, Pa. - For the second time in program history, the Warren girls basketball team is District 10 champions. Behind a 16-7 fourth-quarter run, the Lady Dragons pulled away for a 59-44 win over Slippery Rock. Margo Loutzenhiser scored 20 points, while Emma Ruhlman added 17 and Riley ...

Whatever it takes

The entire season has been building to this moment for the Warren Lady Dragons. Today at 5:30 p.m. at Meadville High School, they will attempt to win the second District 10 title in program history when they take on Slippery Rock in the Class 5A final. Margo Loutzenhiser was a freshman on ...

Special send-off

The public is encouraged to attend a send-off for the Warren Lady Dragons along Fifth Ave. at 2 p.m. today. Signs are encouraged. The Lady Dragons are traveling to Meadville to take on Slippery Rock for the District 10 Class 5A championship (5:30 p.m. tip time). With a win, Warren would ...

Warren’s Arnold advances to NW AAA semis

ALTOONA, Pa. – Warren sophomore Joey Arnold is through to the semifinals at the Northwest PA Class 3A wrestling championships. Arnold (17-15) earned a pin in just 57 seconds over Altoona’s Josh Keirn, advancing to the quarterfinals at 195, where he met Perry’s Liam Mares. The Dragon ...

Eisenhower’s Jaquay, Black win regional titles

SHARON, Pa. - Eisenhower junior Logan Jaquay and freshman Cael Black captured Northwest Region Class 2A wrestling titles on Saturday night. Jaquay knocked off General McLane's Andrew Brest 9-2 at 113, and at 195, Black edged Conneaut's Austin Kelly, 3-2. Sheffield' Ethan Finch (170) and ...

Looking for more

Ten Warren Area High School wrestlers make the trek to Altoona High School Fieldhouse today for the Northwest Region Class 3A tournament, with the ultimate goal of making it to states. The top three wrestlers in each weight class advance to Hershey, with the regional being comprised of ...

Champs Finch, Jaquay lead cadre of county wrestlers to regionals

Nine Warren County wrestlers will travel to Sharon High School today to compete in the Class 2A Nortwest Regional Tournament. On the line is a trip to the PIAA State Tournament in Hershey next Thursday-Saturday. The top four in each weight class will move on. Six of the grapplers represent ...