Warren Dragons

Warren football coach Mark Morelli barks out instruction during spring practice Saturday at War Memorial Field. The first year coach is bringing a new attitude as the Dragons look to improve from a 1-9 mark in 2016.

First-year WAHS football coach Morelli intent on building a winner

Spend any time around new Warren Area High School head football coach Mark Morelli and you can tell that he’s old school. You can hear it in his voice, but more importantly it’s in his actions. That was on display Saturday afternoon at War Memorial Field where a group of 75 young men got ...

Noah VanHouten

VanHoutens, Anderson off to strong starts for SRU track

The Slippery Rock University track and field teams got their outdoor seasons underway with appearances at two meets in North Carolina on back-to-back weekends. Eisenhower’s Jacob VanHouten and Warren’s Sabrina Anderson picked up where they left off last year with a pair of strong early ...

Lydia Latimer

Lady Dragons end season at PIAA championships

LEWISBURG – A terrific season for Lydia Latimer, Paige McCullough, Gabby Hahn and Cara Anderson came to an end at the PIAA Class 3A swimming championships at Bucknell University on Saturday and Sunday. Action got underway on Saturday, with that quartet taking 22nd in the 200 medley realy ...

Warren grads Wilson, Bupp finding success on college diamond

Paige Wilson continued her impressive freshman season for the Cal U Lady Vulcans with 13 hits at the PFX Spring Games held this week in Clermont, Florida. After a few strong games early in the week, Wilson added a 2-for-3 day against Philadelphia U and went 2-for-4 against Nova Southeastern. ...

Lady Dragons embark on state meet

The Lady Dragons will have a chance to compete against the best this weekend at Bucknell University. Four Warren swimmers — Lydia Latimer, Paige McCullough, Cara Anderson and Gabby Hahn — will be in action at the PIAA Class 3A Swimming Championships held Saturday and Sunday at the Kinney ...

Jake Marino

Marino off to fast start, Vincent gets first win

Several college baseball and softball programs wrapped up trips south this weekend, including Thiel College’s eight-game stint at the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, Florida. Jake Marino is off to a fast start for the Tomcats, recording a hit in all seven games he’s started. Marino is ...

Youngsville football to co-op with Warren

Monday night, the Warren County School District board of school directors voted 5-4 to approve a football co-op between Youngsville and Warren. Students-athletes from Youngsville who wish to compete will do so with Warren and Youngsville's program will be discontinued. For complete details, ...

California University of Pennsylvania freshman basketball player D.J. Hahn, a 2016 Warren Area High School graduate and her Vulcan teammates are the top seed in the NCAA Division II Women's Tournament Atlantic Region and will take on Glenville State on Friday.

Hahn, Cal women battle Glenville State in NCAA opener

It’s tournament time for D.J. Hahn and the California University of Pennsylvania women’s basketball team. The Lady Vulcans are set to square off against Glenville State in the first round of the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Friday at Hamer Hall. Cal earned the right to host yet ...

Current Lock Haven wrestler and Warren Area High School graduate D.J. Fehlman (right) will be competing in the NCAA wrestling championships next week in St. Louis.

Fehlman set to embark on NCAA wrestling championships

Eight pounds may not seem like much, but it’s made a world of difference for D.J. Fehlman. Fehlman’s drop from the 141-pound weight class to 133 took him from battling nationally-ranked Lock Haven teammate Ronnie Perry for a starting spot to cementing his own spot in the Bald Eagles’ ...

Warren senior Braidy Blair throws down a dunk during the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s CASA Classic basketball game at Warren Area High School.

CASA Classic: Seniors hit the court one last time in fun fashion

Shots were flying from every direction in Wednesday’s CASA Senior Basketball Classic. Most were off target, but most that left the hands of Megan Wortman and Brady Kesterholt were right on the money. Wortman scored 25 points to help lift the Attorneys to a 44-42 win over the Volunteers in ...

Summer Black

WAHS student Black garners equestrian honors

Summer Black, a student at Warren Area High School and a member of the Interscholastic Equestrian Association, competed in the IEA Region 8/9 Finals with her team – the Lake Erie Equestrian in Rochester, NY. Black won the Varsity Intermediate Over Fences Division and placed in the Varsity ...

Collin Fantaskey

Local college players off to strong starts

College baseball and softball programs are taking advantage of spring break to head south for warm weather, sunshine and a chance to jump start their seasons. Several teams with local players on the roster have been on the diamond in February and March. Here are a few notable outings from ...

Warren Area High School graduate D.J. Fehlman.

Fehlman punches NCAA ticket for Lock Haven

BLOOMSBURG – Ronnie Perry (Christiana, Pa./Solanco) became Lock Haven’s 41st individual Eastern Wrestling League (EWL) champion and he was one of three Bald Eagles who booked a trip to the NCAA Championships, including Warren Area High School graduate D.J. Fehlman. Perry was named the ...

Dragon wrestlers end season at Northwest Regional tourney

ALTOONA – A fantastic season for the Warren wrestling came to an end at the 3A Northwest Region tournament in Altoona on Saturday. Jake Fankhouser at 120 and Nick DeSimone at 160 came the closest to finishing in the top three and advancing to the state championships, finishing two wins ...

Despite PSAC title game loss, Hahn, Cal earn No. 1 seed in Atlantic Region

SHIPPENSBURG – Playing in the league championship for the third-straight year, the No. 5 California Vulcans battled through multiple injuries and foul trouble before suffering an 84-79 loss to IUP on Sunday afternoon in the finals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) ...

Warren’s Blake Ristau (top) controls Christian Burch of Allderdice during their first round 152-pound match at the Northwest Region Tournament in Altoona on Friday night. Ristau earned a second period pin.

All 11 Dragons remain in consolation brackets at Northwest Regional

ALTOONA – All 11 Warren Dragons who made the trip to the Northwest Region 3A Tournament in Altoona are still alive in the consolation brackets of their respective weight classes. Jake Fankhouser (120), Jake Engstrom (138), Blake Ristau (152) and Nick DeSimone (160) all won their first round ...

Ten Warren wrestlers will be making the trip to Altoona for the Northwest Region Class 3A Tournament at Altoona High School Field House today and Saturday. The 10 – Avery Smith, Alex Anderson, Jake Fankhouser, John Fankhouser, Alex Weston, Jake Engstrom, Owen Balas, Blake Ristau, Nick DeSimone and Brett Cummings set a record for number of Warren wrestlers to advance at the District 10 championships. Action gets underway today at 5:30 p.m.

Tenacious 10: Dragons sending record number to Northwest Regional

The Warren Dragons had a banner 2-day stretch at the District 10 championships last weekend. Now the ‘Tenacious Ten’ will look to carry that success over this weekend at the Northwest Regional Class 3A tournament at the Altoona Field House today and Saturday, where they will compete for the ...

Warren senior Savannah Tichenor and her teammates embark on the 2017 District 10 swimming championships today and Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, OH.

Warren swimmers ready for districts

After some time off it’s time for the Warren Dragons to embark on the District 10 Class 3A swimming championships, which begin Friday and run through Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. Just four schools are in 3A – with McDowell, Meadville and East being the other three. ...

2016 Warren Area High School graduate D.J. Hahn scored eight points in California University of Pennsylvania's 64-61 win over Edinboro in the PSAC quarterfinals on Wednesday night.

Hahn shines for Cal in PSAC quarterfinal

CALIFORNIA – The No. 5 Vulcans withstood a pair of injuries to starters, including senior Miki Glenn (Bridgeport, W.Va./Bridgeport), and overcame a season-worst field-goal percentage to earn a 64-61 victory over Edinboro in the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference ...