Local Sports

Future of Pitt hoops hanging in the balance

Saturday was an interesting time to be a college basketball fan in Pittsburgh. At PPG Paints Arena, Villanova and Duke sure looked like were on a collision course to meet in the Final Four with a pair of dominating wins in the second round of the NCAA Tournament over Alabama and Rhode Island ...

Hagberg, Munksgard named to Big 30 team

Eisenhower’s Justin Hagberg and Warren’s Ryan Munksgard have been named to the 2018 Don Raabe Big 30 Charities Classic roster. Here is a brief bio for each. – – – Justin Hagberg Eisenhower High School Height: 6’4”- Weight: 200 Lbs. Offense: NA- Defense: Tackle Justin ...

Special Olympics holds skills competition

The 2018 Warren County Special Olympics Basketball Skills Competition was held on Saturday, March 10 at the Warren Area Elementary Center. Here are the results. Male Division III – 1st Place Conner Campbell, 2nd Place Turney Yount, Tie 3rd Place Trevor Buchanan & Cliff ...

A complete guide to the 2018 NCAA Tournament

By now your brackets should be filled out, or at least I hope they are. That wonderful time of buzzer-beaters, Cinderella’s and FBI investigations are upon us. Oh wait, that last one isn’t supposed to be there, but reared it’s ugly head in recent weeks with revelations of potential ...

Korbar tabbed as new football coach at Sheffield

The Warren County School District has hired the next Sheffield head football coach. The school board formally approved appointing Christopher Korbar to the post as a result of action at the board’s Monday night’s meeting. He will be paid $4,137 for the season, according to documentation ...

St. Bonaventure should embrace opportunities play-in game will offer

With the new selection show format, St. Bonaventure fans found out very early on that they were going to the Big Dance for the first time since 2012 and the third time this century That excitement was followed quickly by dismay, as the selection committee placed the Bonnies in one of four ...

Jaquay earns state medal with 8th place finish at PIAA championships

HERSHEY – Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay is officially one of the top wrestlers in Pennsylvania. The Knight sophomore capped off a brilliant season on Saturday with an eighth place finish in his 106-pound weight class at the PIAA Class 2A Wrestling Championships at the Giant Center in ...

Last man standing

Only one remains. Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay went 2-1 at the PIAA 2A State Wrestling tournament Friday, and in doing so kept his season alive and assured himself of a place on the podium when the tournament concludes. Jaquay will take on Biglerville’s Blake Showers in the seventh place ...

Gus Macker returns To Jamestown for 45th

For a second consecutive year, the Mack is coming back to Jamestown. A consortium of three area daily news publications — The Post-Journal, Dunkirk Observer and Times Observer — along with Media One Group acting as media sponsor, will once again host the annual Gus Macker 3-on-3 ...

Straight shooter

Another shooting competition has yielded more hardware for Warren County native Randy Ent. The marksman cleaned up by winning honors in the Southwest National Long Range Shooting Competition at the Ben Avery Shooting facility located just outside of Phoenix in February. Ent won honors in ...

Hahn, Cal eliminated from NCAA Tournament by IUP

RICHMOND, Va. - The sixth-seeded Vulcans were eliminated in the first round of the NCAA Tournament with a 90-65 loss to third-seeded IUP on Friday afternoon at Barco-Stevens Hall on the campus of Virginia Union. With the loss, the California University of Pennsylvania women’s basketball ...

Still alive

HERSHEY – Both Spencer Head and Logan Jaquay had mixed results on the first day of the PIAA State Wrestling tournament at the Giant Center. Each went 1-1 Thursday, but the most important thing is both Eisenhower Knights are still alive to wrestle today. Both Jaquay (106) and Head (152) have ...

Head, Jaquay seek to cap terrific season at states

It all comes down to this. A journey that started in early November makes its final stop at the Giant Center in Hershey today-Saturday as the best wrestlers in Pennsylvania compete to earn the right to be called champion. Eisenhower’s Spencer Head and Logan Jaquay are in the field and ...

Spring Practices Begin

Warren pitcher Adam Irwin fires a pitch while coach Rick Eaton looks on during practice at Warren Area High School, Monday, March 5, 2018. Irwin and the Dragons will be looking to replicate the success they had in 2017 when they went 17-5 and won a share of the Region 6

Heartbreaker: Lady Dragons narrowly miss berth in state playoffs

MEADVILLE – Sports can bring about a wide spectrum of emotions, and the Warren Lady Dragons may have experienced all of them in Saturday’s District 10 Class 5A third-place game against Hickory. They came agonizingly close to earning a trip to the state playoffs, but it wasn’t meant to ...

Jaquay, Head advance to states

SHARON – Logan Jaquay and Spencer Head are heading to Hershey! The duo of Eisenhower Knights punched their tickets via third and fourth place finishes respectively at 106 and 152 at the Class 2A Northwest Regional at Sharon High School on Saturday. Both wrestlers, after advancing to the ...

Warren’s Beyer wins D-10 title in 200 IM

GENEVA, OH – Warren’s Andrew Beyer is a District 10 champion! Beyer lived up to his billing as the top-seeded swimmer and then some in the 200 IM with a blazing time of 2:06.45, outdistancing Josh Merchbaker of Meadville (2:07.22). Beyer advances to the PIAA championships held at ...

Dragons wrap up strong postseason

ALTOONA – A late season wave of momentum that saw the Warren Dragons send 10 wrestlers to the Class 3A Northwest Regional ended with a pair of them just missing a trip to states. Sophomore Ryan Madigan finished one win away from qualifying for Hershey, while senior Owen Balas ended his ...