Sheffield Wolverines

Austin tops Sheffield

AUSTIN, Pa. – It was a back-and-forth battle at Austin High School on Tuesday, and in the end it was the Panthers who came away with a 61-47 win over visiting Sheffield. The Panthers (2-2) outscored Sheffield 26-7 in the first quarter, only to watch the Wolverines come roaring back to cut ...

Sheffield girls beat Youngsville in consolation game

Down 19-15 in the fourth quarter, Youngsville’s Sadie Hoffman dropped in a three with 2:45 left to play to pull the Eagles within one. Sheffield responded at the foul line seconds later when Annabel Sheldon sunk two game clinching free throws. Eagles’ Mallory Sherrard would add a layup ...

Young guns

A youth movement swept through the Youngsville boys basketball program last season. With a new head coach, Jesse DeLoof, not that far removed from playing days himself and a crop of freshmen who occupied 80 percent of the starting positions by season’s end, a new generation of Eagles ...

Sheffield drops OT thriller to Port

Friday’s season opener in the Shefield Sports Booster Tip-Off Tournament had just about everything you could want for the first game of the season. The only thing it didn’t contain was a victory for the host school. After Sheffield’s Tyler Hepinger nailed a 3 to send the game to ...

Y’ville, Sheffield girls fall in Tip-Off tourney

Port Allegany outscored Youngsville 24-3 in the third quarter en route to a 60-30 win in the Sheffield Sports Boosters Tip-Off Tournament. It was a 10-point game (26-16) at the half, but Port Allegany was able to use their speed to force turnovers and force them into easy buckets. Bree ...

Tip-off time

It’s time to play for real. Today marks the official start of the 2018-19 winter sports season, with a number of tip-off tournaments. The Warren Lady Dragons and the Sheffield Sports Boosters are a chance for fans to see local teams in action, while several others are traveling to get ...

Knowles, Disshon earn all-star nods

A pair of Sheffield football players were selected to District 9 Small School North all-star team. Offensive lineman Nick Knowles and linebacker Jacob Disshon were selected as part of the division’s first-ever all-star squad. Knowles was a four-year starter on the o-line for the ...

Sheffield beats Brockway in thrilling finale

Following Thursday’s match against Elk County Catholic, Sheffield coach Melissa Lemay said she knew if her team played that way against Brockway Monday, the Wolverines would send their seniors off with a win. It looked bleak early, but Sheffield fought back and gave seniors Selena Foster ...

Sheffield drops season finale to O-E

Otto-Eldred’s Cole Sebastian threw for four touchdowns and ran for another in a 47-8 win over Sheffield on Saturday. The Wolverines also gave up a 30-yard interception return for a score and a 70-yard second half kickoff return for one as well. Sebastian completed 7-of-13 passes for 205 ...

TCCS wins thriller; Sheffield battles Elk County Catholic

A night after dropping a 5-set thriller, Tidioute Community Charter School came right back to reverse their fortunes with a 5-set win over visiting Union Thursday. The Bulldogs won 25-22, 16-25, 25-23, 22-25 and 16-14. Greysen Fors had a pair of aces, three kills, eight digs and 17 assists, ...

Sheffield falls to Kane

KANE, Pa. – Sheffield made the short trip to Kane on Tuesday, falling 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-10) to a talented Lady Wolves squad. “I have to tell you, it’s hard on these girls playing AAA Bradford, AAA St. Marys and AA Kane right in a row twice every year,” said Sheffield coach ...

ECC too much for Sheffield

ST. MARYS, Pa. – Talk about coming out with a bang. Elk County Catholic found paydirt six times in the first quarter, building a 40-0 lead en route to a 46-6 win over Sheffield on Friday night. Crusader junior running back Stephen Bobby scores three of those touchdowns, racking up 87 ...

Sheffield volleyball battles against St. Marys

ST. MARYS – The Sheffield Lady Wolverines battled at St. Marys on Thursday, taking a set from the Lady Dutch in what was ultimately a 3-1 defeat, 25-27, 25-19, 22-25, 11-25. It was another positive step for a team that has grown by leaps and bounds during the 2018 season. “The girls ...

Eisenhower, WCCS earn victories

ERIE, Pa. – It wasn’t pretty, but they’ll take it. Eisenhower went to five sets with Mercyhurst Prep on Thursday, winning 3-2, 26-24, 25-23, 25-27, 19-15, 15-8. “It was ugly. The first four games we didn’t execute like we wanted to,” said Eisenhower coach Scott Olson. “You ...

Sheffield drops road contest at Port Allegany

PORT ALLEGANY, Pa. – Port Allegany scored 30 points in the second quarter en route to picking up its first win of the season, 30-12 over visiting Sheffield on Saturday. The Wolverines, who fall to 0-7 on the season, did have some big plays, however. Caden Smead caught a 61-yard ...

Sheffield falls to J’burg; Youngsville, Tidioute triumph

Coming into the season with a young, inexperienced team, Sheffield volleyball knew it would experience its fair share of ups and downs. While the Wolverines passed well during a loss to Ridgway Monday, they were unable to replicate that effort at home Thursday as they were swept by visiting ...

Sheffield battles in loss to Ridgway

Although the scores might not necessarily show it, Sheffield took a step forward against Ridgway on Monday. The Lady Wolverines did fall 3-0 – 15-25, 21-25, 13-25, but that didn’t tell the entire story. “I know the scores might not tell it, but I’m not at all disappointed with the ...

Sheffield shutout on homecoming

Panthers’ quarterback Isaak Jones threw for four touchdowns and no interceptions, while Wolverines’ Steve Lowjewski threw five interceptions and no scores, in a 52-0 Keystone win at Sheffield Saturday afternoon. “It was six-nothing with 4:12 left in the first quarter,” said Sheffield ...

Sheffield drops road match at Brockway

BROCKWAY, Pa. – Sheffield fell on the road to Brockway 3-1 on Thursday, 25-20, 19-25, 23-25, 19-25. Leading Sheffield were Callen Copley (11 service points), Emily Leichtenberger (7 service points, 5 kills), Megan Johnson (17 assists), Lynzie Grubbs (5 kills, 1 block), Marissa Grubbs (6 ...

Ridgway tops Sheffield

RIDGWAY, Pa. – Sheffield came out competitively at Ridgway Tuesday, but “fell flat” in the final two sets as the Elkers swept the Wolverines, 25-20, 25-9 and 25-11. “It was one of those nights where something was just off,” Sheffield coach Melissa Lemay said. “We competed in the ...