Warren Dragons

State playoff picture in 4A coming into focus

Both first round matchups in Warren’s quarter of the PIAA Class 4A Baseball Tournament bracket have now been set. The Dragons’ contest was set Tuesday when New Castle topped Yough. The potential quarterfinal opponents were decided Wednesday when District 9 and the WPIAL held their 4A ...

Dragons will face New Castle in first round of state playoffs

Fresh off their District 10 Class 4A title game win over General McLane, the Warren Dragons now know their opponent for the first round of the state baseball playoffs. Sophomore Rocco Bernadina struck out 14 batters in a 2-hit shutout, lifting his New Castle Hurricanes to a 1-0 victory over ...

Warren softball’s bid for D-10 title comes up just short

ERIE, Pa. – Camryn Billig’s RBI single in the fourth inning proved to be the game’s only run as Grove City won a true pitcher’s duel, 1-0, over Warren for the District 10 Class 4A softball championship Monday. The Dragons (18-2) and Eagles (15-6) had to wait more than 90 minutes ...

Warren’s Latimer ends stellar high school career at states

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – An absolutely brilliant high school athletic career for Warren senior Lydia Latimer came to a close on Saturday at the PIAA Track and Field Championships. Competing in the Class 3A high jump, Latimer finished in a tie for 24th, clearing 5-0. Palisades senior and ...

WAHS baseball/softball parade

In what has become a common theme during the 2018-19 school year, there will be a parade for the Warren Dragons baseball and softball teams this morning at 9:45 a.m.. The parade will begin on Fifth St. at the entrance to Warren Area High School and proceed all the way down 5th. Fans are ...

Title game bound

ERIE, Pa. - Ben Berdine did it to Slippery Rock again, and this performance lifted the Warren Dragons into the District 10 title game. After throwing a 1-hit shutout against the Rockets in April, the sophomore was just as dominant this time around. He gave up just four hits and one unearned ...

Hogg 4th at states

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – Youngsville sophomore Jake Hogg already has a number of accolades to his name in the high jump. He’s a school record holder, multi-time District 10 champion and, now, a state medalist. Hogg finished fourth in the AA boys high jump at the PIAA Track and Field State ...

Local athletes set for state track and field championships

Shippensburg University and the PIAA Track and Field Championships beckon for eight Warren County athletes, beginning today. Warren’s Lydia Latimer and Kyle Adams, the Warren girls’ 4x800 relay team of Kayla Giambrone, Bri Ristau, Naomi Hahn and Katie Beyer, as well as Youngsville’s ...

Dragon baseball set to take on Slippery Rock in D-10 semis

The entire season has building up to this for the Warren Dragons baseball team, as they get set to take on Slippery Rock in the District 10 Class 4A semifinals today at Ainsworth Field in Erie (4:30 p.m. first pitch). It also marks the final playoff journey for seniors Aidan Morrison, Austyn ...

Plenty of positives in WCYBSA for 2019 season

While Major League Baseball is getting into the heart of its season, and college and high school players are wrapping up theirs, another group of ballplayers is just getting started. The Warren County Youth Baseball/Softball Association got its 2019 season started last week. The organization, ...

Dragons set to take on familiar foe in semis

After grinding out a 4-3 win in the Class 4A District 10 Softball Quarterfinals against Hickory, Warren is set to face a familiar foe in the semifinals on the campus of Penn State Behrend at 3 p.m. today. The Dragons will match up with Region 7 rival Harbor Creek with a trip to the district ...

Warren grinds out D-10 quarterfinal win over Hickory

ERIE – Warren capitalized on a crucial Hickory mistake and the Dragons held off a late Hornets rally to pick up a 4-3 win in their Class 4A District 10 quarterfinal playoff game at Penn State Behrend Tuesday. A throwing errror by Hickory second baseman Kendra Koerth with two on and two out ...

Dragons will face Slippery Rock in D-10 semis

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – The Warren Dragons will face Slippery Rock in the District 10 semifinals on Friday after the Rockets disposed of Corry, 9-2 in the quarterfinals on Tuesday at Jack Critchfield Park. Rockets’ (13-6) pitcher Mason Hildebrand shut down the Beavers’ (11-9) lineup, ...

Dragons beat Olean for 14th win to close regular season

OLEAN, N.Y. – Warren’s baseball team got one final tune-up in Monday before starting its playoff run later this week. The Dragons traveled to Olean (NY) and came away with a 3-1 win over the Huskies. Austyn Cummings homered and three pitchers combined to limit Olean to just two hits on ...

Warren softball D-10 quarterfinal moved

Poor field conditions at Penn State Behrend put Warren’s District 10 softball quarterfinal on hold for one day. The two teams, who were supposed to play Monday at 5 p.m., will now play today at 1 p.m. at the same location. It’s part of a quadruple-header at the home of the Lions. ...