Sheffield Wolverines

Youngsville’s Julia Bailey looks for help while she fends off Sheffield’s Ashley Fredrick (33) and Marissa Grubbs (11).

County Clash: Youngsville girls top Sheffield

The Lady Eagles started aggressive and didn’t let up on senior night, as Youngsville defeated cross-county rival Sheffield 52-22. “I wanted to go in aggressive on our side to set the tempo of the game, “said Youngsville head coach Kerstin Wyman. “And I also did it because I wanted to ...

Nolan Nudd

Sheffield grapplers drop non-league tilt

Despite a 42-27 setback to Cranberry on Thursday, the Sheffield Wolverines turned in a number of impressive performances. Kole Holden and Nolan Nudd earned pins, while Kevin Marfink, Kevin Evans and Caden Smead all won by decision. Holden got the night started at 126 and he was ...

Sheffield’s Drew Higby goes up for a shot over Johnsonburg’s Ben Freeburg during the third quarter of Tuesday’s senior night contest for the Wolverines. Higby finished with 14 points.

Johnsonburg squeaks by Sheffield

In a game that featured two teams trading jabs for 32 minutes, it was ultimately Johnsonburg that landed the final punch in a highly-entertaining 50-44 win over Sheffield at Ralph S. Santo Gymnasium on Tuesday. Four Roger Dunham 3-pointers in the third quarter drew Sheffield to within ...

Wolverines, Eagles defeated by tough league opponents

A sluggish start in both halfs hurt Sheffield in Friday’s 55-24 loss to AML power Ridgway. “They’re a very disciplined team,” said Sheffield coach Mike Knapp of the Elkers, who have been a mainstay in the District 9 and PIAA playoffs in recent years. “I have a lot of respect for ...

Sheffield’s Sierra Grubbs (1) passes off to a teammate during her team’s 49-23 loss to Brockway Wednesday at Sheffield High School.

‘Fearsome five’ battle for Sheffield in loss to Brockway

Sheffield’s starting five saw plenty of action in Wednesday’s game against Brockway. That’s because Sierra Grubbs, Lexi Lyon, Destiny Wynn, Hannah Pierce and Ashley Frederick were the only players available for the Lady Wolverines, who fell to Brockway by a final score of 49-23 ...

Eisenhower’s Alex Barnett, shown wrestling against Iroquois’ Joe Galvin in last week’s dual, helped the Knights win Tuesday’s match against North East with a pinfall victory in the final bout of the night.

Knights rally for thrilling win over North East, 39-38

Sometimes even a great team effort comes down to one individual. With his team trailing by five in Tuesday’s Region 3 dual against North East, Eisenhower’s Alex Barnett came up big with a first-period pinfall in the final match of the night to give the Knights a 39-38 team victory. ...

Youngsville’s Dasan McAvoy (21) pushes the ball on offense during his team’s 46-41 loss to Union City on Tuesday.

A late comeback attempt fell short for Youngsville in Tuesday’s Region 3 match-up against Union City as the Eagles fell to the Bears by a final score of 46-41 at Youngsville High School. The loss drops Youngsville’s record to 2-14 overall and 2-8 in the region. “We were sloppy ...

Drew Higby

Sheffield battles in setback to Kane

A day after scoring 56 points, Sheffield was able to contain Kane’s Andrew Bucheit. The senior still had 15 points, however, leading the Wolves to their third victory of the season over the host Wolverines, 63-44. Sheffield got a monster game from Drew Higby with 12 points, 10 rebounds ...

Sheffield boys, girls fall to J’burg

Johnsonburg bested the Sheffield girls in AML action 54-16 on Tuesday. Lexi Lyon led the Lady Wolverines with seven points and Mya Grubbs added five. – – – BOYS JOHNSONBURG 64, SHEFFIELD 38 JOHNSONBURG – The host rams knocked off Sheffield 64-38 in AML action on Tuesday. No ...

Sheffield earns AML win over DCC

Behind a dominating effort on the boards and on defense, Sheffield earned a 45-27 AML victory over DuBois Central Catholic on Friday. Austin Simmer had 11 points, 10 rebounds and five assists, while Drew Higby had 11 points and eight rebounds to lead the way. “We rebounded the ball ...

Eisenhower’s Thomas Warren (44) scores two of his game-high 18 points during the second half of Wednesday’s non-region game against Sheffield. The Knights won their sixth game in a row, 50-27.

Knights win sixth straight to surge over .500 mark

After losing five straight to start the season, the Eisenhower Knights are back on the right side of .500. Ike beat Sheffield 50-27 in non-region action Wednesday at Eisenhower High School. The win marked six in a row for the Knights and their second in as many days. The final score ...

Bradford wrestlers pin Sheffield

BRADFORD – Sheffield dropped an Allegheny Mountain Wrestling League contest at Bradford on Tuesday, 48-28. Kevin Evans earned a tech fall over Hunter Gray at 182, while Caden Smead, Kole Holden, Nolan Nudd and Nick Knowles all won by forfeit for the Wolverines. – – – BRADFORD 48, ...

Times Observer photo by Ben Oviatt
Sheffield’s Lexi Lyon (30) makes a move in the post while guarded by Smethport’s Katie Treat (50) during Monday’s game in Sheffield. Lyon had eight points, nine rebounds and five blocks for the Lady Wolverines in a 41-24 loss.

Sheffield girls fall in battle with Smethport, 41-24

There were moments in Monday’s game that Sheffield looked like a team that can be competitive in District 9. Unfortunately, the Lady Wolverines couldn’t overcome a sluggish start in a 41-24 loss to Smethport at Sheffield High School. The visitors used a 22-2 run in the first half to open ...

Sheffield gets road win over Smethport

SMETHPORT — The Sheffield Wolverines picked up their second win in three days with a 39-35 overtime victory over Smethport on the road Friday night. Roger Dunham led a balanced attack with 11 points while Drew Higby added 10 and Austin Simmer finished with nine. Eric Szarowicz was the ...

Rosemary Nelson plays tight defense against Ridgway on Friday.

Sheffield girls fall in AML North battle with Ridgway

Sheffield dropped its third straight game Friday night, falling to the visiting Ridgway Lady Elkers 61-13. Sheffield dug a hole from the start, down 8-0, midway through the first quarter, however Mya Grubbs was able to sink three foul shots, while Lexi Lyon scored four points of her own ...

Sheffield boys top Tidioute

Sheffield inched closer to the .500 mark with a 75-37 non-league win over Tidioute Charter on Wednesday. Cale Albaugh led the way with 16 points for the Wolverines (5-7 overall) while Roger Dunham chipped in 12 and Cam Retterer added 11 points and eight rebounds off the bench. Drew Higby just ...

Sheffield’s Roger Dunham (5) goes up for a shot over Elk County Catholic’s Nate DaCanal (44) and Brad Dippold during Monday’s AML contest at Sheffield High School.

ECC too much for Sheffield

Sheffield jumped out to an early 4-2 lead on Elk County Catholic, the No. 3 ranked team in the state in Class 1A, but that turned out to be short-lived. The Crusaders (9-0) overall, 5-0 AML) put on a clinic on both ends of the floor en route to a 79-29 over the Wolverines on ...

Kane beats Sheffield as Bucheit goes for 41 points

KANE – Behind a career-high 41 points from 6-6 senior Andrew Bucheit, Kane topped Sheffield 95-53 in AML acton on Friday. Sheffield stuck with the Wolves early, but a 31-14 second quarter vaulted Kane to a 24-point lead at halftime. Drew Higby had a strong game for Sheffield with 13 ...

Kathy Sveda

Lady Eagles earn Region 3 win

Youngsville outscored Saegertown 23-14 in the second and third quarters en route to a 45-38 Region 3 win on Thursday. The win improved Youngsville’s record to 3-4 overall and 2-1 in Region 3. Caitlin Craig once again had a strong offensive game for the winners, pouring in 15 points, ...

Sheffield wrestlers drop close decision

SHINGLEHOUSE – Oswayo Valley edged Sheffield in AMWL wrestling action on Thursday, 37-27. The Wolverines got pins from Cody Marfink, Austin Gregorson and Tyler Dembinski, as well a decision by Nick Knowles. – – – OV 37, Sheffield 27 106 - Dylan Pesock (OV) major decisioned Caden ...