Sheffield Wolverines

Port Allegany wrestlers defeat Sheffield

Sheffield honored its seniors on Tuesday in their final home match and welcomed one of the top teams in District 9, Port Allegany. The Gators proved to be rude hosts, earning a 66-15 win over the Wolverines. Eight of the 16 matches were wrestled, with Nick Knowles and Ethan Finch turning in ...

Lady Wolverines drop game to AML leader Kane

Kane jumped out to a 10-0 lead and never looked back, downing Sheffield 62-15 in Girls hoops Friday night. “We spread the floor and were patient early, and when we valued the ball it helped, but we had a lot of mental and effort lapses that we couldn’t overcome,” said Sheffield coach ...

Red Raiders edge Wolverines

Cameron County won four of the five contested matchups en route to a 39-30 win at Sheffield Thursday. The Red Raiders picked up pins in three of the four wins. “We’ve got to work in the practice room,” Sheffield coach Jack Rice said. Ryan Chilcote got things started for Cameron ...

Eisenhower turns defense into offense in 44-29 win over county foe Sheffield

Eisenhower opened the second half with an 8-0 run, turning a three-point halftime lead into double digits, on its way to a 44-29 win over visiting Sheffield Wednesday. Lydia Giannini’s double-double led a dominant Knights effort in the paint. “Lydia played a heck of a game tonight,” ...

Sheffield falls to Johnsonburg

Johnsonburg outscored Sheffield 40-15 in the second and third quarters en route to a 65-37 win over the hosts on Tuesday in an AML North battle. Sheffield hung early, trailing just 15-11 after the first quarter, but a switch to a 2-3 zone by the Rams (8-4 overall, 3-1 AML) proved to be ...

Lady Wolverines fall to J’burg

JOHNSONBURG - a slow start and turnovers put Sheffield behind early Tuesday, as a better second half was too little, too late in 59-41 AML Girls Basketball loss to Johnsonburg. Twenty-nine turnovers, many unforced, put Sheffield in a bind early on. “We gave them a ton of opportunities in ...

Lady Wolverines roll past Austin

AUSTIN – The best medicine for a loss? A win. Coming off of a tough conference loss to DuBois Central Catholic at home on Friday night, the Sheffield Lady Wolverines took to the road Saturday, wasting no time in routing Austin, 44-15. “That was the best defensive effort we’ve had all ...

Sheffield girls fall to DCC

DUBOIS – After getting out to a 7-2 lead halfway through the first period, Sheffield was outscored 16-2 over the remainder of the period, eventually falling in blowout fashion to DuBois Central Catholic in Girls hoops Friday, 50-28. “We had great enthusiasm and effort early on. We fought ...

Powerhouse Kane too much for Sheffield

KANE - Sheffield ran into a buzz saw, facing AML power Kane on Tuesday evening, falling 67-19, dropping the Lady Wolverines to 1-9 (0-2 AML) on the season. “We didn’t recover well in transition early, and things spiraled out of control from there,” said Sheffield coach Brandon Troutman, ...

Snowed out

Fridays in January haven’t exactly been as warm as “Tuesdays with Morrie” for the Warren County School District in 2018. The district was forced to cancel all after school activities for the second straight week Friday. The cancellation includes all scheduled activities, including ...

Lady Knights fall to Saegertown

SAEGERTOWN – A slow start proved to be too much to overcome for Eisenhower in a 39-23 setback to Saegertown, the team directly in front of them in the Region 3 standings, on Monday. The Lady Knights (4-6 overall, 2-2 Region 3) struggled offensively in the first half, but a three-pointer by ...

State-ranked ECC too much for Sheffield

ST MARYS – Sheffield boys basketball coach Mike Knapp knows where he wants his program to be in the next few years. Essentially, it’s where their hosts Monday night currently are. Elk County Catholic demonstrated why its the No. 8 Single A team in the state with a 70-35 win over the ...

Sheffield girls top Tidioute

One of the more popular motivational phrases says, “It’s not about the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog.” While that can often be applied, size certainly made a big difference for Sheffield’s girls in a 56-35 win over visiting Tidioute Charter ...

Overtime Blues

Sheffield’s boys basketball team opened its season with a heartbreaking loss to Port Allegany in the opening game of the Sheffield Tip-Off Tournament. The Wolverines again found themselves hosting a tournament Wednesday, this time the Sheffield Holiday Tournament. Different tournament, ...

Tourney time

The holiday week continues with some basketball, as many of our local teams are in action in the coming days. In Sheffield, the Wolverines will host the Sheffield Sports Boosters Christmas Tournament, looking to get in the win column before the calendar turns to 2018. They will play Union ...

Home away from home

ERIE – The Youngsville and Sheffield girls basketball teams got a chance to experience playing on a much larger stage than they’re typically used to when the cross-county rivals squared off Saturday. An offensive outburst in the second quarter helped the Eagles to a 58-33 win over the ...

Knights top Cochranton for first win of season

Eisenhower closed out the most grueling part of its schedule with its most complete game to date this season. The result was a much-needed 50-44 win over visiting Cochranton Friday. “It’s good to get that win off our back,” Eisenhower coach Ryan Williams said. “We’ve got the tough ...

Lady Dragons drop Region 6 road contest at Harbor Creek

HARBOR CREEK – A grueling schedule continued for the Warren Lady Dragons on Friday, and they just ran out of steam on the road at Harbor Creek. Warren trailed just 23-22 early in the third quarter, but Harbor Creek rattled off 31 of the game’s final 33 points en route to a 54-24 Region 6 ...

Tidioute girls drop tough battle with Forest

Nakiesha Krouse scored 24 point, but the Tidioute Lady Bulldogs dropped a hard-fought battle with Forest Area on Tuesday, 55-1. “The girls played a tremendous first and four quarter tonight,” said TCCS coach Christy Valentine. “I’m very pleased with how much the girls have improved ...