Warren Dragons

Player of the Year

Ellie Lobdell had a phenomenal year for the Warren Lady Dragons, and she was rewarded for it by earning Region 6 Player of the Year and Region 6 Pitcher of the Year, as voted on by the region coaches. Lobdell helped lead Warren to the Region 6 title and runner-up finish in District 10 Class ...

What a year

I made my return to the Times Observer a little more than a year ago. I knew coming in the county had some high caliber athletes. Little did I understand just how good they are. Having arrived just after the end of the 2017 spring sports season, I was sure I’d have to wait until August ...

Irwin a Times Observer Scholar-Athlete of Year

Warren’s Adam Irwin is certainly closing out his high school career — academically and athletically — in grandiose fashion. He was his class salutatorian, and was recently named the District 10 Region 6 Pitcher of the Year. Now he’ll add Times Observer Scholar-Athlete award winner to ...

Arrow pointing up as Dragons complete mini-camp

Building a winning football program takes time. Warren has been their in the past, and they are looking to do so again. The Dragons, under the direction of second year head coach Mark Morelli, completed their three day mini-camp on Thursday, with positive results. “Like I told the ...

So very close: Late Warren rally comes up just short in D-10 title game

ERIE, Pa. – They’ll be back. That was the sentiment among the Warren softball team moments after their 3-1 loss to Slippery Rock in the District 10 Class 4A championship game on a Memorial Day Monday at Penn State Behrend. But man did they want this one. And, despite spotting the ...

Talasky caps terrific high school career with pair of state medals

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – It was a fitting way for TerryLee Talasky to close at her high school track and field career. The Eisenhower senior, like she has done so many times the last four years, stepped up in the biggest moment, earning a pair of medals at the PIAA Class 2A Track and Field ...

Championship Dreams: Warren softball has sights set on D-10 title

The approach for the Warren Area High School softball team in the District 10 playoffs has been very businesslike. Don’t expect that to change on Monday against Slippery Rock, even with the prospect of a championship on the immediate horizon, beginning at 2 p.m. at Penn State Behrend. ...

Title game bound

ERIE, Pa. – The fourth inning is quickly becoming Warren’s best friend in the District 10 playoffs. The Lady Dragons broke open a scoreless game in the fourth inning of Thursday’s Class 4A semifinal against Fort LeBoeuf with four runs, helping them to a 7-1 win that lifted them into ...

County athletes set to compete at state track and field meet

bhagberg@timesobserver Warren County will be well-represented when the PIAA Track and Field Championships get underway today in Shippensburg. Seven county athletes, Youngsville’s Jake Hogg and Jordan Keyes, Eisenhower’s TerryLee Talasky, Delaney Nizzi and Jonah Samuelson and Warren’s ...

Lady Dragons roll past Conneaut, into D-10 semifinals

MEADVILLE, Pa. – Smiles were spread across every member of the the Warren Area High School softball team as they waited at home plate for teammate Lex Nyquist, who had just delivered a 2-run home run in the fourth inning of Wednesday’s District 10 Class 4A quarterfinal against Conneaut. ...

Cummings blasts two homers, but Dragons come up just short against Meadville

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – A missed opportunity. That’s likely how Warren baseball will view its 6-5 District 10 quarterfinal loss to Meadville Wednesday at Critchfield Park. Trailing 4-3 and with the bases loaded in the sixth, the Dragons couldn’t put the ball in play against Meadville ...

Weather puts District 10 playoffs on hold

The Warren Area High School baseball and softball teams had to wait a little longer than usual to start their respective regular seasons because of inclement weather. As it turns, the playoffs are no different. Rain and thunderstorms across the region put a halt to a large portion of the ...

Warren softball begins quest for D-10 title

The Warren Area High School softball team had a brilliant regular season, going 13-4 and capturing the Region 6 title. They want more, however. Much more. A loss to Grove City in the 2017 quarterfinals still stings for a group that returns seven starters from that team. They are now a ...

Dragons aim to take the next step in playoffs

After losing only two players from a surprise 17-5 2017 season, expectations were sky high for Warren baseball heading into 2018. While the Dragons hit a rough patch in late April through early May, losing three of four, they rebounded to finish 13-6 and Region 6 runner-up. Now they turn ...

Eyes on the prize

Several Warren County athletes are seeking return trips to states at the District 10 Track and Field championships today at Slippery Rock University, while others aim to punch their ticket for the first time. One senior will take to the D-10 stage one final time, looking to make it 4-for-4. ...

When do we play?

The life of a high school athlete, and their family, can get a little hectic at times. Keeping the schedule straight with school, coursework, practices, games, work, family obligations and any other activity they might be involved in takes a lot of planning and coordination. And that’s just ...