Warren Dragons

Warren’s Noah Becker (24) goes up strong for two points in the second half of Friday’s District 10 Class 4A playoff game against Farrell. Becker and the Dragons fell by a final score of 59-44.

Steelers’ third quarter rally ends Dragons’ season

The Warren Dragons played some of their best basketball of the year in the first half of Friday’s District 10 Class 4A first round playoff game against Farrell. All it took was two minutes for that momentum to stop dead in its tracks. Farrell began the second half on a 14-point run and ...

Rachel Wilson and her Warren teammates host Grove City today in the first round of the D-10 5A playoffs (3 p.m.) .

Warren aiming for more postseason success

Warren isn’t your typical 4-seed. The 17-5 Lady Dragons finished tied for second place in Region 6 this season with a 10-4 mark, one game behind Harbor Creek. They lost out on tiebreakers with Central Tech and Fort LeBoeuf, however and will play a first round game at home against Grove ...

Warren sophomore point guard Griffin Suppa (35) and the Dragons will welcome Farrell to Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium in the first round of the District 10 4A playoffs tonight (7 p.m.).

District 10 playoffs: Dragons take aim at Steelers

The second season begins tonight. The Warren Dragons, fresh off a fourth place finish in Region 6, will host the Farrell Steelers, the fifth place team from Region 5 in the first round of the District 10 4A playoffs tonight at Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium (7 p.m.). It’s an interesting ...

Kennedy Catholic senior Mohamed Konate (4) dribbles on a fast break during last year’s District 10 Class 1A playoff game against VisionQuest at Sharon High School.

Bracket breakdown: D-10 boys basketball

With playoff basketball beginning this weekend, it’s time to take a look at the class-by-class breakdown of this year’s District 10 tournament brackets. Below is a brief look at five of the six classes — as the only District 10 school competing at the PIAA’s largest classification, ...

Lady Dragons honor teachers

On Wednesday, the Warren girls basketball team got the opportunity to honor a pair of their teachers fighting breast cancer. The Lady Dragons donated $260 in honor of their teachers – Mrs. Morrison and Mrs. Blum. The game at Mercyhurst Prep was part of the Lakers’ ‘Think Pink’ ...

Dragon grapplers fall to St. Marys

ST. MARYS – Warren got a great tune-up for postseason wrestling action on Wednesday, going on the road to face a powerful St. Marys squad. While the result, a 54-15 setback, wasn’t what the Dragons desired, there were still plenty of positives to take away. “One of the reasons ...

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Warren dealt setback in final regular season game

ERIE – Some nights, the shots just don’t fall. That was the case for the Warren girls on Wednesday, as they fell to a talented Mercyhurst Prep team, 56-21. The Lady Dragons actually started out strong, owning a 7-6 lead after the first quarter. “The first quarter went ...

Warren's Griffin Suppa made four free throws in the final minute to seal Warren's 50-46 road win over Corry.

Dragons win finale, clinch home playoff game

CORRY – Warren let a late lead slip away against Corry in their first meeting of the season and they weren’t about to let it happen again. A 14-point second half advantage for the Dragons was trimmed to one in the fourth quarter, but Griffin Suppa went 4-of-4 from the free throw line in ...

Warren senior Megan Wortman (23) draws a foul during the second half of her team’s 69-50 win over East Monday at Warren Area High School.

Lady Dragons beat East in Region 6 finale

The Lady Dragons wrapped up their Region 6 schedule with a 69-50 victory over East on senior night Monday at Warren Area High School. With the win, Warren remained in a three-way tie for second place in the league standings along with Fort LeBoeuf and Central Tech. Harbor Creek earned a 48-43 ...

Warren swimmers end regular season with sweep of Meadville

MEADVILLE — The Warren swimmers ended their regular season on a high note Monday, sweeping Meadville for the second time this season 87-85 (boys) and 104-63 (girls). The Dragons also had a new district qualifier in Olivia Ashbaugh in the 100 breaststroke while Cara Anderson (100 butterfly) ...

Warren’s Maddie Loutzenhiser gives coach Lisa LaVan a fist bump while being introduced before the 2016 District 10 4A championship game against McDowell.

Playoff primer: District 10 basketball

The District 10 basketball playoffs are upon us. Brackets will officially be released on Wednesday, with boys ‘Round of 16’ games on Friday and girls on Saturday. Both the Warren and Eisenhower boys and girls teams will be a part of their respective fields, while the Youngsville boys ...

Warren’s Brendon Mattson (9) goes up for a catch against Bradford last season at Parkway Field. Mattson will be returning to Bradford to play in the 2017 Don Raabe Big 30 Charities Classic.

Pair of Knights, Dragons picked to play in Big 30 game

Eisenhower’s Spencer Gray and Adam Pascuzzi and Warren’s Brendon Mattson and Hayden Salapek have been named to the 2017 Big 30 Charties Classic roster. Here is a brief bio of each. – – – Spencer Gray Eisenhower High School Height: 6’4”- Weight: 205 Offense: Wide ...

Warren’s Caleb Ei scored a career-high 22 points against Harbor Creek on Friday.

Dragons come up just short at Harbor Creek

HARBOR CREEK – Warren held the lead for much of Friday’s Region 6 battle with Harbor Creek, but it was ultimately the Huskies who came away with a 52-47 win on their home floor in a back-and-forth battle. Down one with 30 seconds left in the fourth quarter, the Dragons had a couple of ...

Margo Loutzenhiser scored a game-high 20 points in a 47-37 win at Strong Vincent on Thursday.

Lady Dragons stay alive in Region 6 race

ERIE — A slow start didn’t stop Warren from staying in contention for a Region 6 crown, as the Lady Dragons grabbed a 47-37 road win over Strong Vincent on Thursday. Warren trailed by two at the break before rallying to outscore Strong Vincent 23-11 in the second half. “They tried to ...

Warren’s Tyler Mahood takes a shot at Corry’s Elijah Eckonen during the 126-pound match Wednesday at Warren Area High School. Mahood started the Dragons off with a decision win, and Warren went on to take the dual by a final score of 37-24.

Dragons earn senior night win over Corry

The Warren seniors said goodbye to their home mat as they pulled out a win against the Corry Beavers at the Joseph A. Massa gymnasium by a score of 37-24. Brett Cummings came out a winner; on and off the mat. Cummings was awarded a certificate from the Marines, leading to a standing ...

Williams shines for Penn State DuBois

Thanks in part to Eisenhower High School graduate Kristen Williams, the Penn State DuBois women’s basketball team has clinched its spot in the upcoming PSUAC Championships. Williams, a sophomore guard, scored 17 points to go along with five rebounds and four assists in PSUD’s 79-60 win ...

Fort LeBouef edges Warren as Young goes for 43

WATERFORD – Sometimes a player just has one of those nights where all you can do is tip your cap. That was the case for Warren on Monday, as Fort LeBoeuf’s Kaylee Young exploded for 43 points in a 74-61 win over the Lady Dragons. “Young played a great game – I don’t think she ...

Villa, Prep best Warren swimmers

ERIE – Warren ran into a a buzzsaw on Monday, as hosts Villa and Prep knocked them off by scores of 140-40 and 141-38. A pair of Warren swimmers did earn first place finishes, however. Paige McCullough, fresh off her school record in the 100 breaststroke, took first with a time of 1:12.57. ...

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Warren JV cheerleaders take first at JCC, varsity second at Kane

Saturday, the Warren varsity cheerleading team traveled to the Kane Mid Cheer Competition and took second place, falling to Oil City by 4.5 points.  Meanwhile, the junior varsity squad (middle) traveled to JCC and captured first place .

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The Warren Area High School mock trial team at the Erie County Courthouse. The Warren Area High School mock trial team lost to Meadville and then beat Youngsville in an event held on Wednesday at the courthouse.From left are  Alex Dollinger, Sarah Roney, Haley Tuller, Haley Nelson, Paige McCullough, Derick Nowacki, Morgan Lemmon, Duke Lilja, Alaina Stewart, Simon Smith, Lucy Belleau, Austin Brenner and Ben Lobdell.

‘Working so diligently’

The Warren Area High School mock trial team lost to Meadville and then beat Youngsville in an event held on Wednesday at the Erie County Courthouse. Ben Lobdell, WCCC Protective Services instructor and WAHS mock trial advisor, said that the students started preparing back in November. That ...