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A sudden downpour forced Friday’s Senior Legion game between Corry Northwest Savings Bank and Post 135 at Legion Field to be postponed. Post had just taken the field for the top of the third inning when the skies opened and the rain that had been threatening all game finally arrived. Corry ...

Albaugh an all-star

Sheffield’s Cale Albaugh has been selected to take part in the third annual Frank Varischetti All-Star game in Brockway June 29. The game pits teams consisting of graduated seniors from the Allegheny Mountain League and Keystone Shortway Athletic Conference, who were nominated and selected ...

Talasky signs with Seton Hill

Eisenhower senior TerryLee Talasky signs her National Letter of Intent to continue her academic and athletic career at Seton Hill University. Talasky wrapped up her career with Eisenhower at the PIAA Track and Field Championships on Saturday at Shippensburg University by earning a pair of ...

Board to vote on sports co-ops at next meeting

The Warren County School District’s Personnel, Athletics and Co-Curricular Activities committee discussed a pair of potential consolidation items during Tuesday night’s meeting. They chose to table the marching band consolidation in favor of forming a task force, while moving the sports ...

So very close: Late Warren rally comes up just short in D-10 title game

ERIE, Pa. – They’ll be back. That was the sentiment among the Warren softball team moments after their 3-1 loss to Slippery Rock in the District 10 Class 4A championship game on a Memorial Day Monday at Penn State Behrend. But man did they want this one. And, despite spotting the ...

Talasky caps terrific high school career with pair of state medals

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – It was a fitting way for TerryLee Talasky to close at her high school track and field career. The Eisenhower senior, like she has done so many times the last four years, stepped up in the biggest moment, earning a pair of medals at the PIAA Class 2A Track and Field ...

Championship Dreams: Warren softball has sights set on D-10 title

The approach for the Warren Area High School softball team in the District 10 playoffs has been very businesslike. Don’t expect that to change on Monday against Slippery Rock, even with the prospect of a championship on the immediate horizon, beginning at 2 p.m. at Penn State Behrend. ...

Eisenhower’s Talasky advances to semifinals in both 100 and 200

One more day. That’s all that remains for TerryLee Talasky’s high school track career. But what a day it could be. The senior sprinter advanced to the semifinals in both the 100 and 200 during the opening day of the PIAA state track and field championships in Shippensburg ...

Norris inducted into Huntingdon County Sports Hall of Fame

The word compete is defined as: “Implies having a sense of rivalry and of striving to do one’s best as well as out-do another.’ The dictionary left out one other definition, however: Steven J. Norris. Norris, a Warren resident, recently received a letter from the committee of the ...

Title game bound

ERIE, Pa. – The fourth inning is quickly becoming Warren’s best friend in the District 10 playoffs. The Lady Dragons broke open a scoreless game in the fourth inning of Thursday’s Class 4A semifinal against Fort LeBoeuf with four runs, helping them to a 7-1 win that lifted them into ...

County athletes set to compete at state track and field meet

bhagberg@timesobserver Warren County will be well-represented when the PIAA Track and Field Championships get underway today in Shippensburg. Seven county athletes, Youngsville’s Jake Hogg and Jordan Keyes, Eisenhower’s TerryLee Talasky, Delaney Nizzi and Jonah Samuelson and Warren’s ...

Lady Dragons roll past Conneaut, into D-10 semifinals

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Smiles were spread across every member of the the Warren Area High School softball team as they waited at home plate for teammate Lex Nyquist, who had just delivered a 2-run home run in the fourth inning of Wednesday’s District 10 Class 4A quarterfinal against Conneaut. ...

Cummings blasts two homers, but Dragons come up just short against Meadville

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – A missed opportunity. That’s likely how Warren baseball will view its 6-5 District 10 quarterfinal loss to Meadville Wednesday at Critchfield Park. Trailing 4-3 and with the bases loaded in the sixth, the Dragons couldn’t put the ball in play against Meadville ...

Weather puts District 10 playoffs on hold

The Warren Area High School baseball and softball teams had to wait a little longer than usual to start their respective regular seasons because of inclement weather. As it turns, the playoffs are no different. Rain and thunderstorms across the region put a halt to a large portion of the ...

Warren softball begins quest for D-10 title

The Warren Area High School softball team had a brilliant regular season, going 13-4 and capturing the Region 6 title. They want more, however. Much more. A loss to Grove City in the 2017 quarterfinals still stings for a group that returns seven starters from that team. They are now a ...

Dragons aim to take the next step in playoffs

After losing only two players from a surprise 17-5 2017 season, expectations were sky high for Warren baseball heading into 2018. While the Dragons hit a rough patch in late April through early May, losing three of four, they rebounded to finish 13-6 and Region 6 runner-up. Now they turn ...

Banner day

Times Observer photo by Andy Close Youngsville freshman Jake Hogg shares a hug with teammate Aaron Morris following his school record-breaking leap of 6-4 in the high jump at Saturday’s District 10 Track and Field championships at Slippery Rock University. Hogg broke the record of 1976 ...