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Lady Dragons bounce back with victory

ERIE Warren scored eight runs in the first inning en route to a 16-3, five-inning win over Strong Vincent in non-region action on Saturday.Kathryn Lobdell and Gracie Wood had two RBIs each, with eight different Lady Dragons totalling at least one run batted in. Ten different Warren players ...

VanHouten has big day at Harbor Creek

HARBOR CREEK Eisenhower's Noah VanHouten had a big day at the Harbor Creek Invitational on Saturday.The senior standout placed in three individual events the 110 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 400.He finished second in the 110 hurdles (15.89), fourth in the 300 hurdles with a blistering time of ...

Warren tennis edges Meadville

The Warren Boys Tennis team defeated Meadville 3-2 at Betts Park on Friday. Leading the way was top Dragon senior Noah Colvin as he cruised by Ray Bullis 6-2, 6-3. "Noah played very well today. He's really starting to get in a groove," reported coach Jon Meyer. Second singles player Lionel ...

Lady Dragons fall to Cranberry

The Lady Dragons couldn't overcome an off day at the plate on Friday, falling to Cranberry 5-2 in a non-region game at Old Legion Field.Warren was held to just four hits - one of which was a solo home run off the bat of Megan Wortman."Give (Cranberry) credit," said Warren coach Mark Bupp. "They ...

Seneca too much for Lady Eagles

WATTSBURG - Six errors in the first inning put Youngsville in a hole Friday against Seneca, and the Lady Eagles were unable to recover as they dropped their fourth game this week by a final score of 13-6."The error bug got us again," said Youngsville coach Ron Jameson. "We did good ...

Ike suffers setback at UC

UNION CITY - Eisenhower opened Friday's Region 3 softball game with three runs in the first inning, but couldn't capitalize the rest of the way in a 10-3 loss."The softball gods were not in our favor today," said Eisenhower coach Mike English. "We had the bases loaded three separate times with ...

Vincent fires one-hitter as Knights beat Eagles

Almost everyone wearing blue and gold admitted that Eisenhower starting pitcher Casey Vincent didn't have his best stuff on Friday.As it turns out, "not his best" is still plenty good enough. Vincent tossed a complete game one-hitter with 14 strikeouts to help the Knights defeat county rival ...

Lady Knights battle in loss to Region 3 power Cochranton

The Eisenhower softball team has three senior starters, but also plenty of youth on its roster.Coach Mike English keeps that in mind every time his team takes the field. And, like young teams do, they showed both flashes of brilliance and things he will work with them on in a 12-2 Region 3 loss ...

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, ...