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Business Trip: Warren wraps up Region 6 title with win at Villa

ERIE, Pa. – The Warren volleyball team took a significant step toward reaching a primary team goal Tuesday, though it wouldn’t seem so based on the team reaction. The Dragons went to the Prep-Villa Events Center and swept Villa Maria 25-13, 25-11 and 25-15 to clinch the Region 6 title. ...

Eisenhower wins epic battle with Youngsville

One big rally deserved another, and a raucous gym at Youngsville Area High School saw another fierce battle between the host Lady Eagles and the Eisenhower Lady Knights. In the end it was Eisenhower that won the latest installment of this volleyball clash, 3-1, 25-19, 23-25, 28-26, 30-28. ...

Dragons cruise to win

MEADVILLE, Pa. – In the final game of the regular season, the Warren Dragons boys soccer team rolled to a 7-1 win over Meadville, securing second place in Region 5 in the process. The win was welcome, following a tough loss to General McLane on Saturday. Tyler Gustafson and Caleb ...

Lady Lions roll past Jamestown Bethel

Warren County Christian School made quick work of Jamestown Bethel in their New Penn Christian Conference Tournament match, winning 3-0, 25-14, 25-8, 25-5. It was a great all-around team effort from the Lady Lions, who now move on to play Erie Bethel on Friday at Venango Catholic High ...

Sheffield falls to Kane

KANE, Pa. – Sheffield made the short trip to Kane on Tuesday, falling 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-10) to a talented Lady Wolves squad. “I have to tell you, it’s hard on these girls playing AAA Bradford, AAA St. Marys and AA Kane right in a row twice every year,” said Sheffield coach ...

The healing power of sports

Sports are often seen as an escape. A way for people to forget about their “real world” problems for a couple of hours. It’s one reason why many can get so caught up in the moment of a game, whether it’s in person or watching on television. From Beijing to London to Moscow, fans pack ...

Dragons compete at District 10 doubles playoffs

ERIE, Pa. – Six Dragon girl’s tennis players competed Thursday at the District 10 Doubles Playoffs at Westwood Racquet Club in Erie. Maddie Rodgers and Ceci Citro won their opening round match against Erie High’s team of Dougherty and Askins, 8-4. They next faced the No. 1 seed and ...

TCCS sweeps Venango Catholic

Tidioute Charter earned a sweep at Venango Catholic Monday. The Bulldogs won 25-12, 25-8 and 27-25. Strong serving powered Tidioute to victory as the team combined for 20 aces on the night. Nakiesha Krouse and Kelsey Nuttal led the way with six aces apiece. Krouse added four kills and five ...

Warren rolls through loaded field to win Cochranton tourney

COCHRANTON, Pa. – Saturday’s Cochranton Invitational was chalk full of many of the best volleyball teams in District 10. On this day, Warren was better than all of them. A truly dominant season for the Lady Dragons continued with a championship performance, as they ran through the field, ...

Dragons fall on the road at GM

EDINBORO, Pa. – Warren traveled to General McLane on Saturday and fell 5-1. “During the first half of play, we looked tired and lethargic. Our opponents were ready to play and we were not. They were better on every aspect of the game for the first forty minutes,” said Warren coach ...

52 Pick-Up

CORRY, Pa. – On paper, Warren looked to have a strong advantage over Corry heading into their matchup at Corry Friday. Through the first quarter, the Beavers were in control of the game and had a 13-0 lead over the Dragons. Warren had Corry pinned deep in its own territory and facing ...

Knights fall to McFadden, Maplewood

GUYS MILLS, Pa. – Eisenhower turned the ball over twice and gave up 167 receiving yards to Maplewood’s Jesse McFadden in a 30-8 loss Friday night. The Tigers put points on the board first after a 79 yard drive in the first quarter that was topped off with a Chevy Blake one yard run up the ...

ECC too much for Sheffield

ST. MARYS, Pa. – Talk about coming out with a bang. Elk County Catholic found paydirt six times in the first quarter, building a 40-0 lead en route to a 46-6 win over Sheffield on Friday night. Crusader junior running back Stephen Bobby scores three of those touchdowns, racking up 87 ...

Sheffield volleyball battles against St. Marys

ST. MARYS – The Sheffield Lady Wolverines battled at St. Marys on Thursday, taking a set from the Lady Dutch in what was ultimately a 3-1 defeat, 25-27, 25-19, 22-25, 11-25. It was another positive step for a team that has grown by leaps and bounds during the 2018 season. “The girls ...

WCCS Lady Lions get big win over Erie Bethel

ERIE, Pa. – It was a big night for the Warren County Christian School Lady Lions, as they beat Erie Bethel for the second time this season, 3-1, 25-18, 25-20, 22-25, 25-11 on Friday. That included a 15-0 run to close the match, led by Kiara Baker and Emma Marino. Baker had all 15 ...

Warren rolls to Senior Night win over OC

Six of the eight seniors honored on Senior Night scored and the Dragons sent that group off War Memorial Field for the last time with an 11-1 win over Oil City Thursday. Most of that group has been playing together since they were 10 years old, and Warren coach Denny Flatt has coached them ...

Lady Dragons get 3-0 non-region win

NORTH EAST, Pa. – Warren volleyball stepped out of Region 6 to take on North East, with a very common result – a 3-0 win. The Lady Dragons took care of business 25-17, 25-17, 25-19 on Thursday. Leading the Lady Dragons were Lydia Latimer (13 kills, 9 digs, 4 blocks, 1 ace), Celia ...

Eisenhower, WCCS earn victories

ERIE, Pa. – It wasn’t pretty, but they’ll take it. Eisenhower went to five sets with Mercyhurst Prep on Thursday, winning 3-2, 26-24, 25-23, 25-27, 19-15, 15-8. “It was ugly. The first four games we didn’t execute like we wanted to,” said Eisenhower coach Scott Olson. “You ...

Dragons look to even record when they visit Corry

On paper, Warren will be favored in each of its final three games, beginning tonight when they make the short trip to take on Corry. The Dragons know that means very little, however, if they don’t come out and execute on the field. “We have a lot play for,” said Warren coach Mark ...