Warren Dragons

FOOTBALL: Warren can’t stop McLane

EDINBORO - If it's any consolation, a growing Dragons team ran into a beast in General McLane on Friday in the first round of the District 10 Class AAA playoffs at Edinboro University.What began as a battle of give and take between at-large playoff teams Warren and McLane ended with Tyler ...

Playoffs: 3 from county play Friday

It's playoff time once again.The second season has arrived for Warren County high school football teams - three in all, and the opening round of the District 10 and District 9 tournaments feature some stiff competition.The Eisenhower Knights will square off against Sharpsville at Corry's Sheen ...

Lilja’s NFL experience benefits son, Warren football program

George Vincent Lilja (born March 3, 1958) is a former professional American football offensive lineman who played for several National Football League teams over the course of (eight) seasons. He is also a former collegiate All-American center for the Michigan Wolverines football team. He was a ...

Being… Aaron Borger

You won't get a better vantage point for seeing how much your son has grown as a player than as his offensive coordinator.From Henry Borger's perspective, it's been "amazing" to watch Warren senior offensive lineman Aaron Borger progress.Borger coaches his youngest son, Alex, in the Warren ...

BOYS SOCCER: Improved Dragons can’t overcome Harbor Creek in D10 title game

EDINBORO - Warren boys soccer coach Tom Harrington couldn't be happier with his Dragons' post-season performance.Well, maybe if they had won Saturday's District 10 Class AA championship.But, despite a 4-0 loss to undefeated Harbor Creek in the D10 final at General McLane High School, Warren has ...

SPORTS MAILBAG… Bravo!

The PIAA Sportsmanship Pledge, that is read to coaches and captains before every varsity contest, includes the statement: "Actions meant to demean opposing players, teams, spectators or officials are not in the highest ideals of interscholastic education and will not be tolerated. Let today's ...

FOOTBALL: Dragons earn 7th win

TITUSVILLE - The Warren Dragons are heading into the postseason with some momentum.Set to begin the District 10 Class AAA playoffs next week, the Dragons finished the regular season in style with a 36-21 non-region win over the Titusville Rockets Friday night at Titusville's Carter Field."We ...

DISTRICT 10 SOCCER SCORES, SCHEDULE

District 10 soccer playoffsFridayClass A boys championshipMercyhurst Prep 4, Mercer 1Class A girls championshipWilmington 2, Mercer 0---SaturdayAt General McLane's Linden FieldClass AA girls championshipMercyhurst Prep vs. Hickory, 2 p.m.Class AA boys championshipHarbor Creek vs. Warren*, 4 ...

DISTRICT 10 SOCCER PLAYOFFS 10/30

Monday, Tuesday soccer scoresBoys soccerDistrict 10 playoffsClass A semifinalsMercyhurst Prep 5, Commodore Perry 0Mercer 2, North East 1Class AA quarterfinalsWarren 3, Girard 0Slippery Rock 2, Hickory 1Class AAA semifinalCathedral Prep 5, Central Tech 1District 9 playoffsClass AA ...

BOYS SOCCER: Second Season: Dragons advance to D10 semis with win over Girard

HARBORCREEK - It was a roller coaster of a regular season for Warren's boys soccer team. The Dragons lost seven straight to start the season, then went five matches without a loss, and back to losing three of four to close it out.But that was then.Despite finishing 5-10-1 overall, the Dragons ...

FOOTBALL: High-octane: Must-win win for Dragons over Franklin

By BEN OVIATTboviatt@timesobserver.comWarren's place in the District 10 Class AAA playoffs was never in question.Okay, maybe for a minute.Holding a seven-point lead late in the fourth quarter, the Dragons held off a pair of deep Franklin drives, and Luke Wortman iced the game with a 58-yard ...

DISTRICT 10/9 FOOTBALL STANDINGS, SCORES

District 10 football standingsRegion 1 (A, AAA)Region OverallLakeview (A) 5-1 8-1West Middlesex (A) 4-2 5-4Mercer (A) 4-2 7-2Sharpsville (A) 3-3 4-4Conneaut (AAA) 3-3 6-3Farrell (A) 2-4 4-5Kennedy Catholic (A) 0-6 0-8Region 2 (A)Region OverallEisenhower 7-0 ...

VOLLEYBALL: Dragons even region record

OIL CITY-Warren ended its season with a three sets to none win over Oil City on Thursday night, finishing the year in fourth place in Region 4 with a record of 6-6, and an overall record of 10-6."It was a nice win to end the season," said Warren coach Mike Dolan, whose Dragons were 25-17, ...

FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Backyard Brawl, playoff spots up for grabs in Week 9

It's Backyard Brawl time once again.Bragging rights are on the line when Eisenhower makes the 18-mile trip to Youngsville High School on Friday night, as the Knights look to keep their 13-game Region 2 win streak alive against the 0-8 Eagles.However, in games that matter more to playoff races, ...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK (Oct. 17-24): Jereek Jackson

Times Observer photo by Cody ElmsSheffield's Jereek Jackson was named the d9sports.com Co-Athlete of the Week, and that hasn't happened too often for Sheffield football over the years, but either has an Allegheny Mountain League North division title. And Jackson ran for 173 yards and three ...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK (Oct. 17-24): Teah Bines

Photo by Denny KyserWarren Area High School junior Teah Bines is another example of how versatile the Warren girls volleyball team (10-6) was this season. She has been playing "crazy good," according to her coach. She had 26 assists, 11 service points, three aces, two kills and seven digs, in ...

SOCCER: Dragons lose non-region match

FAIRVIEW - Playoff-bound Warren scored first, but lost, 5-2, in a non-region match at Fairview on Tuesday."Other than the goals, you would have thought we would have won," said Warren coach Tom Harrington, whose Dragons outshot Fairview, 19-17. He said they played well in stretches, but what ...

VOLLEYBALL: County teams swept in last home matches

Warren lost three close games to Corry in its final home game of the year Tuesday night at Warren Area High School."When we controlled the ball, we had a pretty effective attack," said Warren coach Mike Dolan, whose Lady Dragons lost, 22-25, 24-26, 26-28."They're a good-hitting team," he said. ...