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Youngsville, Warren teams earn trap wins

There were plenty of close matches on Week 2 of the Warren County High School Trap League season as Warren Blue, Warren White and Youngsville all edged out the competition on Tuesday.For the second week in a row, Warren Blue had the highest team score in their 163-161 win over Corry. Blue was ...

Lady Eagles drop Region 3 battle to Union City

UNION CITY A busy week continued for the Youngsville softball team as they played their third game in as many days at Union City on Thursday.Despite their best efforts, including a big game from Maddie Cratty, the Lady Eagles dropped the Region 3 contest by a 9-2 decision.Youngsville (0-3 ...

Lady Dragons bring the lumber in first win

MEADVILLE - The Lady Dragons hit, pitched and fielded their way to a 12-1 win over Meadville in a region crossover game on Wednesday, evening their overall record at 1-1 on the season.Freshman pitcher Ellie Lobdell tossed a complete game for her first varsity win, and the Warren bats broke out ...

Dragons’ offense impresses in win over Rockets

TITUSVILLE - After seeing an early lead slip away, the Warren Dragons responded with a five-run top of the sixth and went on to defeat Titusville 11-7 in Wednesday's non-region game."We played pretty decent," said Warren coach Rick Eaton. "It was a tough day, cold and pretty windy, but we ...

Lady Eagles fall to Maplewood

Youngsville is still in search of its first win on the softball diamond after a 12-1 loss to Maplewood in Region 3 action Wednesday at Youngsville High School.The Lady Tigers small-balled their way to four runs in the first inning and tacked on another run in the second, then put the game away ...

Knights fall in non-region showdown

ROCKY GROVE With District 10 going to a new playoff format in 2015-16, the baseball schedule has become a bit of a cat-and-mouse game.Such was the case in Wednesday's non-region showdown between Eisenhower and Rocky Grove. Those showing up to see Casey Vincent vs. Travis Perry on the mound ...

Huskies use big inning to to Eagles

HARBOR CREEK A six-run third inningn lifted Harbor Creek to a 8-1 non-region win over Youngsville on Wednesday.Youngsville struck for its lone run in the fourth, when Solomon Clark singled, stole second and scored on Sam Hoover's RBI single."We looked pretty good defensively, but we have to ...

Beaty sweeps Warren County meet

The Beaty boys and girls track teams swept the junior high county meet at Sheffield High School on Wednesday.Full scores follow.Boys: Beaty 146, Sheffield 32, Youngsville 24, Eisenhower 223200 Relay: 1. Beaty 10:03; 2. Eisenhower110 Hurdles: 1. Anderson (B) 20.09; 2. Passmore (B); 3. Stuver ...

Up and over: Dragons pick up third straight win

The Warren Dragons picked up their third win in a row and their second this week, defeating Mercyhurst Prep by a final score of 5-4 in a non-region game Thursday at Old Legion Field.Adam Irwin and Derek Knapp combined efforts on the mound with Knapp working the last three innings to take the ...

Extra effort: Lady Knights win wild opener over county rival

It seemed like any time Eisenhower or Youngsville would begin to build a little momentum, the other team had an answer.In the end, it was the Lady Knights that came away with a 12-9 victory over their county rivals in Tuesday's Region 3 softball game at Youngsville High School. Tied 7-7 after ...

Warren boys race to win over Oil City in season opener

The Warren track teams got their season under way with a split against visiting Oil City on Tuesday.The boys won by a score of 81-60, while the girls fell 92-58.A trio of Dragons won two individual events each Ryan Gorgacz (100, long jump), Blake Ristau (1600, 3200) and Troy Shattuck (400, ...

Eisenhower girls earn a pair of victories

The Eisenhower girls track and field team turned in an impressive performance with a pair of wins over Oswayo Valley (107-30) and Sheffield (136-1) on Tuesday at Sheffield High School.Senior Kate Daugharthy led a number of strong performances, taking first in the 800, long jump and triple jump, ...

Lady Eagles start Region 4 slate with win

TITUSVILLE - The Lady Eagles began their Region 4 track and field dual schedule on a winning note, defeating Titusville 86-62 on the road Tuesday afternoon.The Youngsville boys, competing with just 11 athletes, fell by a final score of 124.5-25.5."They looked really good today for it being ...

Dragon netters breeze past RG

The Warren Dragons tennis team recorded its third win of the season with a 4-1 victory over Rocky Grove on Wednesday afternoon.Top singles player Noah Colvin cruised to a 6-0, 6-1 win over Brody Rodgers. "Noah played well today, especially considering how cold it was," reported head coach Jon ...

Warren trio continues strong play for ‘Hurst

The Mercyhurst Lakers took two of three games from cross-town rival Gannon - with a fourth game suspended in the fifth inning - in PSAC West baseball action this past weekend.Warren's Hank Morrison went 5-for-9 in the first three games and was 3-for-3 with two runs batted in and a pair of ...

Weather creates headaches for spring sports

The forecast for the remainder of the week looks remarkably better than it has for the past few days.That is welcome news to student-athletes, coaches and athletic directors eager to get some actual games, meets and matches in.The spring sports season is certainly the most challenging for all ...

Flatt approved as new boys soccer coach at Warren

Denny Flatt was approved as the new head boys soccer coach at Warren Area High School at the Warren County School District Board of Directors meeting on Monday.Flatt replaces Tom Harrington, who helped lead the Dragons to a pair of District 10 championships in his tenure as head coach.School ...

Kane’s Bucheit headlines all-state hoops teams with plenty of local ties

Although there were no Warren County representatives on the Pennsylvania Sports Writers All-State boys and girls basketball teams, there were plenty of local connections.Starting in Class AA boys, 6-6 junior Andrew Bucheit of Kane was a third-team selection. Bucheit, along with Kane head coach ...

Dragons drop close match to Huskies

LAKEWOOD - The Warren Dragons hosted the Huskies from Harbor Creek in a District 10 match at the Lakewood YMCA indoor tennis facility on Friday, coming up just short in a 3-2 loss."Harbor Creek came prepared with a trio of excellent singles players", said coach Jon Meyer.The Huskies were led by ...

Ike girls win; VanHouten ties school record

SMETHPORT - Thursday afternoon didn't provide ideal conditions for a track and field meet, weather-wise, but Eisenhower nonetheless turned in some quality performances in a non-region dual meet at Smethport.The Lady Knights picked up where they left off after last year's undefeated season with ...