Youngsville Eagles

Eisenhower's Logan Jaquay advanced to the D-10 Class 2A semifinals at 106 pounds on Friday.

Ike’s Jaquay, Head advance to District 10 2A semifinals

SHARON – It’s on to the semifinals for Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay and Spencer Head at the District 10 Class 2A wrestling championships. Jaquay earned a 3-2 decision over James Gulla of Hickory in the first round and followed that up with a pin of Cochranton’s Shane Peterson in the ...

Eisenhower’s Spencer Head controls Saegertown’s Zach Posego during their match on Saturday at the District 10 Section 1 AA Tournament in Union City. Head would win the match and would claim the title at 152 pounds.

Ike’s Head wins Section I 2A title as number of Knights, Eagles advance

UNION CITY – Eisenhower 152-pounder Spencer Head claimed the District 10 Section 1 AA championship on Saturday in Union City. Head, who received an opening round bye, went 2-0 to win arguably the toughest bracket in the tournament. The junior defeated Saegertown’s Zach Posego in the ...

Eisenhower's Alex Barnett is one of seven Knights that advanced to the Section I 2A semifinals on Friday.

Seven Knights, three Eagles advance to Section I semis

UNION CITY- Several county wrestlers advanced to the semifinals with wins in the quarterfinal round of the Section 1-AA wrestling on Friday night at Union City High School. Eisenhower’s Logan Jacquay, Sam Holt, Garrett Head, Alex Barnett, John Hummel, Matt Huling, and Spencer Head all won ...

Youngsville's Nathan Lehman is one of the favorites in the Section I tournament at 126.

Ike, Youngsville wrestlers ready for postseason

The District 10 wrestling Section I Tournament kicks off the official start of the individual postseason wrestling season. Wrestlers from Eisenhower and Youngsville will look to keep their seasons going with a top four finish and advance to the D-10 championships next weekend in Sharon. ...

Youngsville’s Julia Bailey looks for help while she fends off Sheffield’s Ashley Fredrick (33) and Marissa Grubbs (11).

County Clash: Youngsville girls top Sheffield

The Lady Eagles started aggressive and didn’t let up on senior night, as Youngsville defeated cross-county rival Sheffield 52-22. “I wanted to go in aggressive on our side to set the tempo of the game, “said Youngsville head coach Kerstin Wyman. “And I also did it because I wanted to ...

Eisenhower’s Jaydon Hayes (11) gets a shot off just ahead of Youngsville’s Noah Myers (12) during Tuesday’s Region 3 basketball game at EHS. Hayes and the Knights went on to win, 63-34.

Win and a bye

With second place in Region 3 and a potential first-round bye on the line, Eisenhower left nothing to chance. The Knights built a double-digit lead over Youngsville in the first quarter and went on to beat their county rivals by a final score of 63-34 on senior night at Eisenhower High ...

Young Eagles show class, dignity at board meeting

I’ve been to a lot of school board meetings at several districts and have seen some pretty contentious circumstances. At those meetings I have seen disrespect. I have seen inappropriate behavior. I have seen adults act like spoiled children. In my experience, attendance at school boards ...

Youngsville's Caitlin Craig scored 15 points in a 51-23 win over Union City on Monday.

Big second quarter lifts Youngsville past Union City

Caitlin Craig scored 15 points and Aspen Flinn added 11 as Youngsville rolled to a 51-23 win over Union City on Monday in their Region 3 finale. The Lady Eagles went on a 20-4 run in the second quarter to turn what was a 6-point lead into a 36-14 halftime edge. Craig also pulled down ...

Eisenhower’s Jack Reynolds scored 10 points in a big Region 3 road win over Iroquois on Friday.

Knights rally past Iroquois, move into second place in Region 3

ERIE – Eisenhower rallied from a 3-point halftime deficit to earn a 41-31 Region 3 victory at Iroquois on Friday. The Knights outscored the Braves 25-12 in the second half as Jake Harvey led a balanced effort with 12 points. “We just kept battling back and tried to get the ball inside ...

Youngsville’s Erin Dunn defends against Cochranton’s Kayla Freyermuth during the first half of Thursday’s game at YHS.

Lady Eagles scrap in setback to Region 3 leader Cochranton

The Lady Eagles didn’t pull off the upset of first-place Cochranton on Thursday, but they didn’t let the Region 3 leaders walk away with an easy win either. Youngsville led after the first quarter before Cochranton pulled ahead and went on to win by a final score of 43-24. The Lady ...

Youngsville's Noah Myers drops back to pass during a game last season.

Chase believes Youngsville football program can thrive

Youngsville High School head football coach Andy Chase believes his program can not only survive but thrive, they just need the chance to prove it. In reaction to the Warren County School District’s recommendation that the Eagles’ program be discontinued and  co-op with Warren, Chase has ...

Youngsville senior Brady Kesterholt (33) steps up to guard Iroquois’ Trenton King (3) during Tuesday’s Region 3 game at Youngsville High School. Kesterholt led the Eagles with 13 points in a 49-36 loss.

Iroquois pushes past Youngsville

For three quarters, it looked like the Youngsville Eagles might go out with a win in their final home game of the season. Iroquois had something else in mind. Led by Nick Bonniger’s 18 points, the Braves were able to pull away in the second half and went on to win by a final score ...

Kirsten Baran

Ike beats county rival Youngsville

What began as a defensive struggle quickly turned into an uptempo battle between county rivals Monday at Eisenhower High School, as the Lady Knights went on to earn a 44-33 win over visiting Youngsville in Region 3 action. The two teams were tied at 5-5 after the opening frame before ...

Wolverines, Eagles defeated by tough league opponents

A sluggish start in both halfs hurt Sheffield in Friday’s 55-24 loss to AML power Ridgway. “They’re a very disciplined team,” said Sheffield coach Mike Knapp of the Elkers, who have been a mainstay in the District 9 and PIAA playoffs in recent years. “I have a lot of respect for ...

Assessing Youngsville football

What has happened to the Youngsville High School football program is not an easy thing to digest. Already, there has been a supercharged, emotional response from a number of adults in the community to try and save the team after the Warren County School District proposed that the program ...

Superintendent: Youngsville football decision should not be based on emotion

There are good reasons to play football, or volleyball, or be a cheerleader, or be in the marching band. “Without me, they’re not going to have a team” is not one of them, according to Warren County School District officials. The Warren County School District administration on Monday ...

Youngsville’s Dasan McAvoy (21) pushes the ball on offense during his team’s 46-41 loss to Union City on Tuesday.

A late comeback attempt fell short for Youngsville in Tuesday’s Region 3 match-up against Union City as the Eagles fell to the Bears by a final score of 46-41 at Youngsville High School. The loss drops Youngsville’s record to 2-14 overall and 2-8 in the region. “We were sloppy ...

WCSD recommends discontinuing Youngsville football program

The Warren County School District administration has recommended discontinuing the Youngsville High School football program. Administration made the proposal during Monday’s slate of committee meetings. The proposal includes a co-op that would allow students at YHS to participate in football ...

Levi Hendrickson

Region 3 leader Cambridge tops Youngsville

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS – Cambridge Springs is atop the Region 3 standings for a reason. Behind 20 points from 6-7 junior Turner Kurt, the Blue Devils earned a 61-31 win over visiting Youngsville on Friday. “It’s hard to come in here and win,” said Youngsville coach Jim Kesterholt. “We ...