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Steelies, STR split at Mercyhurst

ERIE – A trio of teams featuring numerous Warren players opened play at the Mercyhurst University Tournament Friday. The Southern Tier Regulators, Erie Steelheads Prospects and Erie Steelheads Travel each played a pair of games. The Regulators and Prospects split their two games, while ...

Blue Star Moms host benefit 5k

The Blue Star Mothers of Kinzua will host the Freedom 5k this coming Saturday, July 6. The event will benefit our military and local veterans. The start and finish of the race will be North Warren Presbyterian Church, 200 South State Street. Check-in is from 7 to 8:45 a.m. The race begins ...

Stoddard surpasses $10K

Austin Stoddard, who completed a 100-hole hike at Conewango Valley Country Club on Monday, surpassed his goal of $10,000 raised for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Tuesday. He carded rounds of 73, 76, 74, 78 and 72 (1-over on the final 10 holes and carried his bag with seven clubs ...

Stoddard completes 100

Austin Stoddard putts on the ninth hole at Conewango Valley Country Club on Monday, July 1, 2019. Stoddard embarked on a 100-hole hike beginning at 5:30 a.m. to raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research hospital. He completed his mission Monday evening, at which time over $9,000 had been ...

Steelheads have another strong weekend

OBERLIN, OH – It was another successful weekend for the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects, as well as the Steelies 17U Travel. The Warren quartet of Micah Passmore, Mitch Grosch, Ryan Rafalski and Nick Hussey continued their strong play, while Harbor Creek’s Aidan Kelly had a big weekend as ...

Stateline Speedway marks halfway point

BUSTI, NY (June 29, 2019): The halfway point of the 2019 regular season was reached with a full night of racing plus Autograph Night at Stateline Speedway. All cars in the pit were brought onto the track at intermission and the fans were allowed the rare treat of being allowed to mingle with ...

Stoddard embarking on golf marathon to raise money for St. Jude

Austin Stoddard is taking a stand against cancer by playing golf. A lot of golf. Stoddard, a scratch golfer will be playing 100 holes beginning around 5:30 a.m. Monday morning and ending at 9 p.m. at Conewango Valley Country Club. The cause? Stoddard is raising funds for St. Jude ...

The year that was

It’s often said “a picture is worth a thousand words.” We’ve written tens of thousands of words about Warren County athletes during the 2018-19 athletic year, so we thought we’d take a moment and let the pictures speak for themselves. Certainly, this photo collection doesn’t ...

Steelies win again

OBERLIN, Ohio – Another day, another solid pitching performance from a Warren pitcher for the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects. Friday was Nick Hussey’s turn to keep the Steelies in the game until the offense came alive. They did just that in the fifth inning, when they turned a 1-run game ...

Grosch throws no-hitter; Steelies win pair

CLEVELAND – Warren pitchers dominated the first day of the Brownlee Showcase Tournament in Cleveland as the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects picked up a pair of wins. Mitch Grosch fired a no-hitter in a 4-0 win over the Brownlee Lookouts to open the day, and Ryan Rafalski threw a complete game ...

Regulators top Power

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. – The Southern Tier Regulators used a balanced offensive attack to top the Full Circuit Power, 6-3, at Diethrick Park Wednesday. No Regulators player had more than one run scored or one RBI. Three hitters, including Warren’s Lance Baldensperger, recorded two hits in the ...

Kinzua Queens put together terrific season

The Kinzua Soccer Club is Warren County’s travel soccer organization that coordinates youth travel soccer centralized in North Warren, PA. Affiliated with PA West US Soccer Association, Kinzua focuses on player development. One of Kinzua’s teams, the U12 Kinzua girls travel soccer team, ...

Warren Bocce Group rolls into Betts Park Sunday – Thursday

A sport that may have originated in ancient times with rocks is still around and just about any evening you can find a group of people taking part in it at Betts Park. Better yet, anyone is welcome to join in. The Warren Bocce Group typically meets at about 6:30 on evenings when the ...

Kinzua wins league championship

The Kinzua 12U boys soccer team captured the 2019 Southern Tier Travel Soccer League championship with a 2-1 overtime win over Southwestern Saturday. Southwestern advanced with a win over top-seeded Randolph in the semifinals, while Kinzua grabbed a 1-0 win over Enchanted Mountain to punch its ...

Regulators roll to The Sports Yard tourney title

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Southern Tier Regulators were unstoppable this weekend. Playing in The Sports Yard Tournament in Syracuse, the Regulators went 4-0, outscoring their opponents 41-5 to capture the tournament title. The Warren trio of Lance Baldensperger, Austyn Cummings and Aidan ...

Steelies fall in semis at Commonwealth Classic

LEXINGTON, Va. – The Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects advance to the semifinals of the Commonwealth Classic on Sunday, before falling in a back-and-forth affair with the Canes North 17U in the semifinals. The top eight teams advanced to the playoffs, which were single elimination. ...

Dribble Kings go undefeated

The Dribble Kings 13u AAU team went undefeated this weekend in impressive fashion. This loaded team is comprised of players from Erie, Jamestown, and Warren’s Tommy Nyquist and Braylon Barnes.