Youngsville Eagles

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

Young Knights top Eagles in Backyard Brawl

Eisenhower’s young baseball team, which features a large freshman class, has grown by leaps and bounds this season. That was evident on Friday, as the Knights earned an 8-3 win over Youngsville in the Backyard Brawl at Davis St. Field. One of those freshman, Zach Rohlin, was 2-for-4 with ...

Photo finish: 1600 relay lifts Ike boys past Youngsville

Tuesday’s boys meet between Eisenhower and Youngsville came down to the final event. Actually, it came down to the final second. In the end, it was the Eisenhower 1600 relay team of Caleb Robinault, Riley West, Spencer Head and Jonah Samuelson that edged the Eagles to take home a 73.5-65.5 ...

Dragons, Eagles impressive at Oil City Invitational

OIL CITY – Warren’s Naomi Hahn and Kayla Giambrone, as well as Youngsville’s Jake Hogg brought home first place finishes at the 30th Oil City Invitational on Saturday, part of a strong showing for both programs with a number of medals. Hahn took first in the 1600 with a time of ...

YHS track and field falls to Seneca

Youngsville was able to keep things close, but Seneca did just enough to come away with a track and field sweep over the Eagles at Youngsville Tuesday. Aaron Morris swept the hurdles and Jordan Keyes won the long jump, discus and javelin, but the Bobcats won all the non-hurdle individual ...

Slugfest: Hogg belts 3 home runs, Youngsville beats Sheffield

It’s been said, “familiarity breeds contempt.” While there wasn’t much contempt between the Youngsville and Sheffield softball teams on Wolverine Mountain Monday, the familiarity certainly brought out the fighting spirit in both teams. Rebekah Hogg hit three home runs, drove in six ...

Youngsville holds off Eisenhower for second time this season, 6-5

The Backyard Brawl softball battle between Youngsville and Eisenhower followed a similar path to the first meeting last week. The Lady Eagles jumped out to an early lead, and Eisenhower rallied late. Much like that first contest, Youngsville was able to hold off the Lady Knights, 6-5 at ...

Message sent: Mock crash ‘here to save your life’

“To those who think no one cares, we do.” That was the heart of the message that Youngsville Police Chief Todd Mineweaser brought to Friday’s mock crash assembly at Youngsville High School. A host of agencies are required to pull the mock crash off and the Warren County Sheriff’s ...

Despite sweep, Youngsville turns in solid performances

CORRY, Pa. – Youngsville’s track team picked up a pair of new district qualifiers, but were swept in the team race at Corry Thursday. The boys fell 94-55 while the girls lost 110-40. Each team had a new qualifier. Linsey Jukes qualified for the District 10 meet in the 100 and long jump ...

Lumber Company: Knights bust out for 21 runs in Backyard Brawl win

Eisenhower scored multiple runs in all six innings and put away a pesky Youngsville squad, 21-9, Wednesday at Werner Park. The Knights (2-5 overall, 2-5 Region 3) had opportunities to end the game via the 10-run rule, but the Eagles (0-6, 0-5) scored four runs in the fourth and three in the ...

Eagles’ track and field earns win over Titusville

TITUSVILLE, Pa. – Coming off a strong performance at the Fairview Invitational, Youngsville’s track team traveled to Titusville Tuesday and came away with a split. The boys defeated the Rockets 78-71, while the girls dropped a 99-49 decision to the Rockets. “The boys pulled out ...

Youngsville, Ike drop Region 3 games

A 6-run third inning helped Cochranton break open a close game against Youngsville en route to a 14-2, 5-inning win over the host Eagles. The Cardinals struck for a pair of runs in the first inning, but Youngsville scored in the second to cut the deficit in half, when Brysten Turner swiped ...

Lady Eagles fall to Saegertown

A powerful Saegertown softball team defeated Youngsville 12-1 in five innings on Monday. Andrea Sveda belted a triple for the Lady Eagles, while Destiny Upton had a base hit. “They’re (Saegertown) a tough team,” said Youngsville coach Scott Ishman. “It’s a program you strive for ...

Youngsville, Warren shine at Fairview

FAIRVIEW – Warren and Youngsville traveled to the Fairview Invitational on Saturday and turned in a number of impressive performances. Warren’s Troy Shattuck and the 400 relay team of Kyle Adams, Marvin Bryant, Dominic Caprino and Nathan Edwards, as well as Youngsville’s Aaron Morris ...

Youngsville holds off Eisenhower in battle of young county rivals

A funny thing about rivalries is that, more often than not, they tend to produce good, if not great games. Friday’s softball addition of the Backyard Brawl certainly lived up to its billing, as Youngsville withstood a late Eisenhower rally to earn its first win of the season, 8-6 at ...