Warren Dragons

Warren girls roll past Bradford, head into Region 6 play unbeaten

The 9-game slate before the Region 6 schedule begins for the Warren Lady Dragons featured a mixture of tough games and smooth sailing against overmatched opponents. And while Saturday’s 55-23 win over Bradford falls into the latter category, it also ensured that the Lady Dragons passed ...

Getting personal: Dragons score big win at Harbor Creek

HARBOR CREEK, Pa. – For the Warren seniors, this one was personal. Having never won at Harbor Creek during their time in a Dragon uniform, they came out after a slow first half for both teams and dominated over the final 16 minutes en route to a 48-29 win. “I know for these seniors, ...

Keystone’s finest

Warren senior linebacker Aidan Morrison was selected to the PFN Class 5A Coaches Select All-State second team, PA Football News announced Thursday. It’s Morrison’s second all-state selection. He was the Class 4A PA Football Writers All-State first team punter in 2016. Players were ...

Dragon swim teams fall to powerhouse McDowell

The Warren Area High School swim teams returned from their holiday break to face talented McDowell squads, with the boys falling 109-65 and the girls 144-35. “You don’t know how they’re going to respond to it,” said Warren coach Russ Beyer of the layoff. “We’ve been ramping up ...

‘Home sweet home’

As Dorothy famously said, “there’s no place like home.” Warren wrestlers took their home mat for the first time this season and came away with an impressive 42-30 Region 5 win over McDowell Wednesday. It was the Dragons’ first win over the Trojans since 2013, when McDowell rested many ...

Lady Dragons start 2019 with convincing win vs. Jamestown

Margo Loutzenhiser missed her first free throw attempt of the game Wednesday. And that was about the only thing that went wrong for the Lady Dragons in a decisive 62-30 win over visiting Jamestown (N.Y.). Warren opened with an 11-0 run and led 18-6 after the first quarter. “It was another ...

Warren wrestlers take 2nd at Major Tom Carr Duals

ERIE – The Warren wrestling team went 4-1 to take second place at the Major Tom Carr Duals at Erie High School Saturday. The Dragons rolled to wins over Girard, Seneca and North East, fell to Cranberry and finished with a win over Erie. Three individual wrestlers, Ryan Madigan, Avery Smith ...

Lady Dragons roll past Karns City, improve to 7-0

OIL CITY, Pa. – Playing an overmatched opponent for the second time in as many days, the Warren Lady Dragons stayed 100 percent focused, rolling to a 52-13 win over Karns City in the Oil City Holiday Games. Warren (7-0) scored the first 26 points of the game and led 31-3 at halftime. ...

Lady Dragons roll to victory over Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. – No matter the score or the opponent, the Warren Lady Dragons aim to improve each time they did the court. They did that on Thursday in the Oil City Holiday Games against the host Oilers, rolling to a 64-17 win. Warren (6-0) put the game to bed early, jumping out to a ...

Dragons battle in close loss to Harbor Creek

HARBORCREEK, Pa. – In a hard-fought Region 5 battle at Harbor Creek, the Warren Dragon wrestlers dropped a 37-33 decision to the host Huskies. There were a number of impressive performances from the Dragons, including wins by Mabrukhe Tagba (182, forfeit), Jake Hayes (220, pin), Billy ...

Warren JV falls to ECC in 2-OT

ST. MARYS, Pa. – A valiant effort came up just short for the Warren Dragons in the final of the Elk County Holiday JV Tournament against Elk County Catholic, 63-57 in double-overtime. Tom Bablak had a monster game for the Dragons, pouring in a game-high 22 points. ECC got a balanced ...

Holiday hoops, wrestling on tap for county teams

The holiday season is still in full swing, and a number of county teams will be in action. One of the teams making the most noise in early season action are the Warren Lady Dragons, and they will be playing in the Oil City Holiday Games today and Friday. Warren (5-0) will play host Oil City ...

Dragons’ JV rolls past Johnsonburg

JOHNSONBURG, Pa. – The Warren Dragons JV boys basketball team kept up its winning ways with a 68-46 victory over Johnsonburg in the first round of the Elk County Tournament on Wednesday. The Dragons jumped out to a 21-7 lead after the first quarter and were never threatned the rest of the ...

A family affair

The Warren Lady Dragons basketball team is riding a huge wave of momentum heading into the Christmas break. The Dragons remained perfect on the season with a 45-34 win over visiting Erie Saturday. The Royals came in averaging over 50 points per game, and the 34 they scored Saturday was ...

Putting it all together

Through six games, Warren boys coach Jeff Berdine had been waiting for his team to put everything together and get a complete performance on the court. Berdine got exactly what he had been looking for Friday when the Dragons dominated General McLane from start to finish in a critical, 66-54, ...

In memory of one of their own

Warren County Career Center is honoring one of its own. Several programs have gotten together to make a joint contribution to the Hayden Salapek Football Lineman Scholarship. Salapek was part of the welding program at the career center for three years. He was killed in a September ATV ...

Lady Dragons rally for impressive road win over Greenville

GREENVILLE, Pa. – A double-digit halftime deficit on the road proved to be no problem for the Warren Lady Dragons against a talented Greenville squad on Thursday. Warren outscored its opponent from Mercer County 38-20 in the second half, including 22-7 in the third quarter en route to a ...

Dragon swimmers swept at Meadville

MEADVILLE, Pa. – In a meet that included a number of impressive district-qualifying performances, Meadville put an end to the Warren swimming hot-streak, earning an 89-80 victory in the boys contest and 112-57 in the girls. Andrew Beyer had another strong showing for the boys, racing to ...

Dragon swimmers stay hot with sweep of Bradford

Warren’s swimmers continued their strong start to the season with a sweep of visiting Bradford Wednesday. The boys dominated an outmanned Owls team, 117-44, while the girls came away with a 98-80 victory. “We knew the girls team was going to be close,” Warren coach Russ Beyer said. ...

Dragons drop close battle in Region 6 opener

TITUSVILLE, Pa. – If Wednesday’s game against Titusville is any indication, Region 6 boys basketball is going to be a battle all season long. Warren stormed back from a 9-point second half deficit, but Titusville’s JaiQuil Johnson was a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line down the ...