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Wolverines fall at Brookville

BROOKVILLE – In a physical game that saw Sheffield coach Mike Knapp get ejected late in the third quarter, Brookville was able to beat Sheffield 59-46. Roger Dunham had another big game for Sheffield, scoring 17 points, but Brookville built a 17-point lead by the end of the third quarter ...

Knights’ rally comes up just short

Eisenhower showed plenty of fight in a second half comeback attempt against Cambridge Springs on Tuesday, but ultimately fell short in a 42-34 Region 3 loss. The Knights were limited to just three points in the first 13 minutes of play against a much bigger Blue Devils team and trailed ...

Wolverines fall in home opener to Coudersport

Sheffield couldn’t have asked for a better opponent to come into town for their home opener. The Wolverines battled, but defending AML champion Coudersport was as advertised, defeating Sheffield 62-18 on Tuesday. “They’re the defending AML champions for a reason,” said Sheffield ...

Eagles, Knights drop Region 3 matches

NORTH EAST — Youngsville came out on the losing end of a 46-4 final score in Tuesday’s Region 3 wrestling dual at North East. The Eagles had one win, a 13-3 major decision by Nathan Lehman over Dillon Schnars at 126 pounds. “Nathan wrestled well in our only win of the evening,” said ...

WCCS goes 1-1 in tournament action

Warren County Christian School battled to a split in their 1-day Christmas Tournament on Tuesday, dropping a 43-41 overtime heartbreaker to Latrobe Christian Academy, followed by a convincing 78-21 win over Bible Baptist Christian of Mercer. Tommy Jones and Josiah Poindexter did all of the ...

Cathedral Prep cleans up on 4A all-state football team

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Reigning Class 4A champion Cathedral Prep earned top billing Tuesday with the release of the Pennsylvania Football Writers All-State team. Junior Quarterback Joe Mischler, who guided the Ramblers to a 27-20 come from behind victory over Philadelphia’s Imhotep ...

Big fourth quarter lifts Wolverines to victory

The Wolverines used a big fourth-quarter effort to pull away from Forest Area, going on to win by a final score of 53-29 in Monday’s non-league game at Sheffield High School. Nine different players scored for Sheffield led by Drew Higby and Matt Dunham with 10 points each. The ...

Warren swimmers sweep Mercyhurst

ERIE — The Warren swim teams hit the road to pick up a sweep of Mercyhurst Prep in a Region 3 meet on Monday, winning 97-73 on the girls side while the boys took home a 111-55 victory. Lydia Latimer won two individual events and swam on a first-place relay to lead the Lady Dragons. She won ...

Dragons earn impressive road win over Meadville

MEADVILLE – Warren improved its dual record to 2-0 with an impressive 41-30 road victory over Meadville on Tuesday. A hot start by the Dragons saw Blake Ristau pin Elijah Stephens and Brett Cummings earn a fall over Jacob Stephens at 160 and 172, followed by a major decision by Nick ...

Lady Knights fall in non-region contest

Young teams go through growing pains, especially early in the season. Such was the case on Monday as Eisenhower dropped a 41-12 decision to District 9 foe Cranberry. It was a tough night on the offensive end for the Lady Knights, as they were hampered by turnovers. “Being as young ...

District 10 has six players on 5A all-state team

HARRISBURG (AP) — For the fourth time in six seasons, Philadelphia’s Archbishop Wood capped its high school football season with a PIAA championship. This time, the Vikings added the state’s first Class 5A title with a 37-10 victory over Harrisburg on Dec. 9. Both programs are well ...

Warren moves to 4-0 with win over Meadville

MEADVILLE — The Warren girls were able to cash in at the foul line 27 times in Saturday’s non-region game against Meadville, and went on to beat the Lady Bulldogs by a final score of 53-38. Margo Loutzenhiser hit 13-of-13 free throws and finished with a game-high 17 points while Rachel ...

Sheffield grabs win over Austin

AUSTIN — Sheffield improved to 2-1 on the year with a 65-41 non-league win over Austin on Friday night. Drew Higby led the Wolverines in the win with 13 points, 11 rebounds and three blocks. “I thought we played well,” said Sheffield coach Mike Knapp. “This was a game where we felt ...

Dragons take 5th at Holiday Classic

SALAMANCA, N.Y. — For the fourth consecutive year, Warren finished in the top five of the Southern Tier Wrestling Officials Association Tournament in Salamanca, New York. The Dragons finished fifth with 140.5 team points while Eisenhower placed 10th in the 28-team field with 85 ...

Balanced effort lifts Dragons to non-region win over St. Marys

Returning only one varsity letterman from last year’s team, Warren’s younger players needed to adapt quickly in the face of a tough stretch of December games. Friday’s game was a big step in the right direction, as the Dragons evened their season record with a 68-59 win over St. Marys ...

Bulldogs tripped up by Calvary

MEADVILLE — The Tidioute Lady Bulldogs used a big second quarter to take a lead at the half, only to see Calvary return the favor in the third and go on to win, 50-41. Nakiesha Krouse scored a game high 25 points and added seven steals for Tidioute, which led by six going into the locker ...

Former Warren County standouts making waves

Former Warren Area High School volleyball standout Anna Wenger recently completed her junior season at Division I Georgia Southern University. Wenger, a six-foot outside hitter, played in 28 matches and started 10 for the Eagles, who finished with a record of 15-18 overall and 7-9 in the Sun ...

Early second half surge lifts Warren girls past HC

Aside from a four-minute stretch in the third quarter, Warren and Harbor Creek played each other just about as evenly as possible on Wednesday night. Those four minutes were enough to lift the Lady Dragons to a 59-49 win in their Region 6 opener at Warren Area High School. Warren began ...

Big third quarter powers Lady Eagles past Iroquois

One thing became very clear in Youngsville’s home and Region 3 opener against Iroquois on Wednesday – the Lady Eagles can score in bunches. Aspen Flinn and Cailtin Craig each connected on a pair of 3’s in a 24-point third quarter that lifted YHS to a 52-42 win over the Lady ...

Lady Knights drop Region 3 opener on the road at Maplewood

GUYS MILLS — Foul trouble hurt Eisenhower in Wednesday’s Region 3 opener at Maplewood, as the Lady Knights fell to the host Tigers by a final score of 56-28. “We came out very well in the first quarter and kept up the intensity in the second, but we started to foul a little too much,” ...