Sheffield Wolverines

Eisenhower beats Sheffield in finale

“It’s a tough way to go out,” Dave Fitch said after the Eisenhower at Sheffield game was called by the officials with 5:15 left to play in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon due to both teams increased tensions resulting in a hostile playing environment, giving the Knights a 43-0 ...

Fitch stepping down at Sheffield

Most high school athletes imagine at some point, what it would be like to be a head coach for a sport they love, but for Sheffield’s Dave Fitch, that didn’t just become a reality, but a large part of his life. For the past 25 consecutive years, the 1984 Sheffield graduate has coached sports ...

Special Senior Night: Wolverines sweep Eagles in county battle

Pregame ceremonies that change player routines can sometimes have a negative effect on game performance, especially typically emotional ones like Senior Night. Add in a surprise appearance from a loved one serving abroad, and the emotion factor increases tenfold. Sheffield’s volleyball ...

Local teams aiming for strong finish to football season

It’s hard to believe, but the end of the high school football regular season. With none of the three county schools advancing to the playoffs, today and Saturday will mark the final games of the season. Eisenhower travels to Sheffield for a county battle on Saturday, while Warren hosts ...

Sheffield tops county rival Ike

Sheffield and Eisenhower don’t get to see each other very often on the volleyball court, but when they do, they make it count. On Tuesday it was the Wolverines’ night, as they beat the host Knights 3-0, 25-10-25-18, 25-11. “The girls like playing the cross-county teams,” said ...

Sheffield drops heartbreaker to Cameron County

EMPORIUM – Monster games from Cale Albaugh and Josh Agudio had Sheffield on the verge of its first win of the season on Friday night at Cameron County. It wasn’t meant to be, however. Adam Streich’s touchdown run with 4:29 to play followed by Derek Beldin’s two-point conversion run ...

Dragons, Knights go looking for third win

It’s Week 9 of the high school football season, and while all three Warren County schools are out of playoff contention, their still remains plenty to play for. Warren and Eisenhower will both be looking for their third wins of the season, as the Dragons host Oil City for homecoming and ...

Sheffield drops match to ECC

After beating Elk County Catholic earlier in the season, Sheffield was looking to make it a clean sweep at their home gym on Thursday. The Crusaders had other ideas. Led by a strong offensive attack, ECC beat the Wolverines 3-0 – 25-14, 25-13, 25-17. “They’re much improved,” ...

AML, KSAC to form single football league

District 9 sent a press release following a league meeting Wednesday announcing the district will dissolve the Allegheny Mountain League and Keystone Shortway Athletic Conference in order to form a single district football league. The new league, the District IX Football League Association, ...

Sheffield falls to Kane

Following a win over St. Marys last week, Sheffield volleyball coach Melissa Lemay was confident her team was playing well enough to potentially win out to end the regular season. That confidence didn’t translate to the court Tuesday as Sheffield was swept, 25-21, 25-20 and 25-23, by ...

Wolverines fall to Smethport, 28-14

Sheffield was unable to climb out of an early hole Saturday against the visiting Smethport Hubbers, losing 28-14 and falling to 0-8 on the year. Down 14-0 in the second quarter, Sheffield running back Josh Agudio broke free for 54 yards and the Wolverines’ first score of the day. Agudio ...

Sheffield dominates in 3-0 win over St. Marys

How a team serves can be the difference between success and failure on the volleyball court. Sheffield was dominant in from the service line Thursday as the Wolverines scored 21 aces in a 25-17, 25-20 and 25-20 sweep of visiting St Mary’s. Taya Bailey led the way with 12 service points, ...

Youngsville falls to Seneca, 3-0

A long volley for the first point of the match between Seneca and Youngsville Tuesday looked like it would be the start of a tightly contested Region 3 contest. The Bobcats then went on to win the next four points relatively easily and swept the host Eagles, 25-8, 25-19 and 25-17. ...

Warren volleyball keeps rolling; WCCS picks up big win

MEADVILLE – The Warren vollyeball train kept rolling on Thursday with a 3-1 (25-13, 17-25, 25-20, 25-11) win over Meadville. The win was the second this season for the Dragons over the Bulldogs. “We served really tough, that seemed to be the difference in a couple of the games, as all of ...

County teams look to bounce back

With the high school football season past the halfway point, Warren and Eisenhower will once again look for their seconds wins of the season, while Sheffield hopes to get on the board against Port Allegany. The Knights are the lone Warren County home team, hosting Maplewood in Region 3 ...

WCCS volleyball sweeps CLA

Warren County Christian School swept Christian Life Academy 25-8, 25-13 and 25-18 at home Monday. Makena Phelps had 20 service points, including 10 aces, in the win. “They were like a deer in headlights with her,” WCCS coach Mark Brenner said. “She was spotting (her serves) in the ...

Sheffield drops AML North battle to Otto-Eldred

Otto-Eldred’s Sawyer Drummond threw for 199 yards and four scores in a homecoming-ruining 40-6 win over Sheffield on Saturday on Wolverine Mountain. “We did a lot of things right today,” said Sheffield head coach Dave Fitch. “Giving up the big plays – they scored on every route we ...

Homecoming heat

Times Observer photo by Cody Elms Sheffield Wolverines’ Kevin Evans, left, and Nywan Sims throw the annual coffin — built by the team —into a bonfire, Friday night, during Sheffield’s Homecoming festivities. Sheffield’s Homecoming football game is at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Sheffield ...

Sheffield rallies in fourth set to beat Brockway

Trailing 24-17 in the fourth set against visiting Brockway on Thursday, Sheffield coach Melissa Lemay knew her team would have to play mistake-free in order to win. They did. Marissa Grubbs recorded 7-straight service points as the Wolverines rallied for a 27-25 win to take the match 3-1 ...

Dragons, Knights looking for bounce back wins

The high school football season rolls on Friday, with Eisenhower at home for a Region 3 contest against unbeaten Seneca, Warren traveling to Fairview for a non-region contest and Sheffiled hosting Otto-Eldred on Saturday on Wolverine Mountain. The Dragons and Knights are both looking for ...