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Dragon baseball closes strong year with D-10 title

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Volleyball sets tone in banner year for Lady Dragons

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Troutman hired as Kane girls hoops coach

Brandon Troutman is going home. After spending the last four seasons as head coach of the Sheffield Area High School girls basketball program, Troutman was approved last week as the girls coach at Kane. Troutman, who lives and works in Kane, saw it as the perfect fit. “My kids are ...

Steelies stop Invaders

LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects bounced back from a tough loss Thursday with a 9-2 win over Invaders Baseball 17U at the University of Lynchburg Friday. Warren’s Ryan Rafalski picked up the win on the mound and McDowell’s Luke Jackson drove in three runs to pace the ...

Back in the saddle

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Steelies get stung

LYNCHBURG, Va. – A day after tossing a pair of pitching gems, including a no-hitter, the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects was on the other side of that pitching prowess Thursday at Liberty University. The Steelies dropped a 7-1 decision to the Southern Maryland Sting Gold 17U to move to 2-1 in ...

Hussey fires no-hitter for Steelheads

FARMVILLE, Va. – Warren’s Nick Hussey strutted his stuff for the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects on Wednesday. Playing the CBA Rays out of Chesapeake, Virginia, in their second game of the day at Longwood University, Hussey was masterful, firing a no-hitter in the 8-0 win for the Steelies ...

Tidioute boys hoops leads school’s return to District 10

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Finch’s postseason run leads the way for Sheffield athletics

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Year in review – Eisenhower Knights

The 2018-19 school year was a historic one for high school athletics in Warren County. As such, we decided to take a look back at the athletes and teams that made this season so special. This isn’t meant to be a comprehensive overview of each team, but rather a look back at some of the ...

Dragons dominate Region 7 All-Star selections

The District 10 champion Warren Dragons had a season to remember, and they were rewarded with a slew of Region 7 All-Stars, six first-teamers and two second-teamers to be exact. Aidan Morrison (catcher), Micah Passmore (third base), Ryan Rafalski (shortstop), Lance Baldensperger (center ...

Steelies, Regulators wrap up busy weekend

DUBLIN, OH – The Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects went 1-1 on Saturday at the Worthington Wood Bat Tournament. Their opening game of the day saw them earn a 1-0 win over the Westerville A’s on the strength of a brilliant pitching performance by Matt Shepard. The McDowell product was ...

Steelies split; STR falls 3-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects team split a pair of games in the Worthington Wood Bat Tournament Friday. The Steelies opened the day with a 13-4 win over Premier Ohio Heckler 16u, then dropped a 4-2 decision to Southern Ohio Athletics. The Steelheads Prospects wasted ...

Steelies 17U Prospects roll in season opener

DUBLIN, OH – Behind a 6-run first inning, the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects rolled to an 8-0 win over the Dublin Diamonds in their opening game of the summer season at the Worthington Wood Bat Tournament on Thursday. The team, consisting of players from Warren, McDowell, Harbor Creek, ...

Football in the air

Warren receiver Ryan Arnold tiptoes the sideline to make a catch during the Dragons’ Mercyhurst Camp at War Memorial Field, Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Lakers quarterbacks coach Brandon Boylan went through through drills with skill position players as part of the camp.

Let the girls play, too

Major League Baseball has recently adopted “Let the kids play” as a marketing slogan to help draw in new fans. The saying, frequently a trending hashtag on Twitter, came in response to the number of “old school” fans and commentators who would decry players showing what they deemed as ...

Regulators earn walk-off win in home opener

JAMESTOWN, NY – Evan Pirtz (Fredonia) delivered a 2-run, walk-off triple to lift the Southern Tier Regulators to a 9-8 win over the Full Circuit Power in their home opener at Diethrick Park on Wednesday evening. The Regulators (4-1-1), led 7-3 going into the eighth inning, but the Power ...

Kinzua soccer action

Kinzua Soccer Club goalkeeper Will Nebinski dives for the ball while Frewsburg Soccer Club’s Noah Burch (7) tries to push the ball across the goalline during their match at the Warren State Hospital, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Nebinski made the save on this play, but Frewsburg went on to win 7-0.