Warren Dragons

Warren tennis falls to Mercyhurst Prep in opener

The 2019 fall sports season officially got underway in Warren County Monday as the Warren girls tennis team hosted Mercyhurst Prep. In what Warren coach John Parroccini called a “good early season test,” the Lakers came away with a 5-0 win over the Dragons in front of a large crowd at ...

Dragons, Wolverines, Knights hit the field for scrimmages

It's so close now you can feel it. High School football officially kicks off this Friday, and on Saturday, teams across Pennsylvania, including Warren, Sheffield, and Eisenhower took to the field in scrimmage action. While it may not have been an indicator of everything you'll see when ...

Dragon golf 5th at first match

ERIE, Pa. – Play officially opened for the fall sports season Thursday as the Warren golf team traveled to Erie for the first Region 6 megamatch of 2019. The Dragons, as they did in nearly every match in 2018, finished fifth at the Beechwood Golf Course with a score of 367. Erie Cathedral ...

Have game, will travel

Emma Ruhlman surmises she slept in her own bed four days in the month of July. Her mother, Lisa LaVan, offers a slight correction, saying it was actually three. Such is the life of an Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) basketball player competing on the Under Armour Association circuit. This ...

The Dragon has landed at Warren Area High School

The new mascot in front of Warren Area High School traveled far to come to its new home. In the nine months since Student Council President Stephen Ashbaugh first contacted Namfon Suktawee of scrap-metal-art-thailand.com on Dec. 12, 2018, about creating a mascot for the school, the dragon ...

Heat acclimation

Warren’s Jarod Peterson takes a drink between drills, while Nick Penucci looks across the field, during the first day of heat acclimation at War Memorial Field, Monday, Aug. 5, 2019. This mandatory week of practice in helmets and shoulder pads helps players get used to practicing in the heat ...

WCSD offers co-op for middle school programs with low numbers

Three Warren County School District middle school athletics programs that fell short of registration requirements will be offered through a co-op. Only three students at Youngsville Middle School signed up for football and four for cheerleading. At Eisenhower Middle School, only four signed ...

Knights, Dragons show progress during joint practices

Last summer’s combined practice between Eisenhower and Warren football was so beneficial, it left Dragons head coach Mark Morelli wanting more. “We want to do it twice next year,” he said at the time. Fast forward a year and Morelli got his wish. The Knights and Dragons wrapped up ...

Dragons take 2nd at Corry 7-on7 tournament

CORRY, Pa.– The Warren Dragons took second place at the 16th annual Corry 7 on 7 Tournament this past Saturday. 14 teams were entered into the tournament. The Warren JV Team also fared well going 3-2. The Warren Linemen placed 6th in the Linemen Challenge. “Our coaching staff was very ...

Briefs: Steelheads play to tie with powerhouse at 17U World Series

Steelheads 17U prospects impress at 17U World Series ELON, N.C. – Warren’s Ryan Rafalski went 1-for-3 and drove in a pair of runs, while high school teammate Mitch Grosch was 1-for-2 with a run scored and a walk as the Erie Steelheads 17U Prospects tied the Dirtbags Skrap Pak 5-5 (time ...

Parroccini back as girls tennis coach

In what could prove to be a pivotal year for the Warren girls tennis team, the Lady Dragons will have a new head coach, albeit one who has been in this role before. John Parroccini retakes the reigns atop the girls tennis program after a two year hiatus. He takes over for Jon Meyer who had a ...

Dragons Assemble

The dragon has landed... some assembly required. The 9-foot-tall dragon made of recycled auto parts commissioned by the Warren Area High School student council arrived by truck on Thursday. It was built by Namfon Suktawee of Scrap Metal Art Thailand — ...

Warren soccer program celebrated as alumni win annual game

Saturday’s annual Warren Area High School alumni soccer game showcased the stars of yesterday against a promising group of young Dragons (as well as recent 2019 graduates) that are eager to make their mark. A large contingent of alumni showed up and showed that they still have it, ...

Steelies, STR split at Mercyhurst

ERIE – A trio of teams featuring numerous Warren players opened play at the Mercyhurst University Tournament Friday. The Southern Tier Regulators, Erie Steelheads Prospects and Erie Steelheads Travel each played a pair of games. The Regulators and Prospects split their two games, while ...