Youngsville Eagles

Warren County athletes dominate at McDowell Invite

ERIE, Pa. – Despite cold weather conditions for late April, several Warren County athletes dominated at the prestigious McDowell Invitational on Saturday. Youngsville’s Jake Hogg and Naomi Swartzbaugh, as well as Warren’s Lydia Latimer and Sheffield’s Emily Leichtenberger were all ...

Rain forces more schedule changes

As has been the case several times this month, inclement weather forced a number of sports postponements across Warren County Friday. On the home slate, Eisenhower baseball’s game with Saegertown was postponed as was Warren softball’s home tilt with Erie. No makeup dates were ...

Eagles junior high competes at Union City Invite

Photo submitted to the Times Observer Youngsville’s junior high track and field team participated in Union City’s 45th annual track and field invitational Wednesday. The top six finishers in each event earned medals. Many of the Youngsville athletes set personal bests in their ...

Hoover, Eagles battle past Kennedy Catholic

HERMITAGE, Pa. – A 5-run second inning put Youngsville ahead for good in an 8-2 Region 1 win at Kennedy Catholic Wednesday. Sam Hoover pitched a complete game and had a pair of hits and Nyko Mercado and Jason Beers combined to drive in five runs for the Eagles (3-6 overall, 1-2 Region ...

Youngsville girls, Sheffield boys earn wins

TIONESTA, Pa. – Youngsville’s girls and Sheffield’s boys track and field teams picked wins in a tri-meet at North Clarion Thursday. The Lady Eagles topped the Wolverines, 82-41, but were narrowly edged by the Wolves, 77-73. The Wolverines beat the Eagles, 79-62. The Wolves topped the ...

Youngsville softball plays well in setback to Seneca

The Youngsville Eagles turned in a strong effort in a 14-8 setback to Seneca on Thursday. YHS pounded out six extra-base hits, led by Sam Wilhelm (two doubles), Kamryn Weissinger (triple), Jena Wilson (triple), Erin Dunn (double) and Cassie Dalrymple (double). “The girls played really ...

Youngsville boys race to victory over Union City

UNION CITY, Pa. – Youngsville’s track and field team earned a dual meet split at Union City Tuesday. The boys topped the Bears, 78-53, while the Lady Eagles fell 88-61. “We were a little tight from the Harbor Creek meet over the weekend, but the kids pushed through,” Youngsville ...

Ike strong at Franklin; Eagles impress at HC Invite

Currie Hultman led the way with a third in the javelin (105-7), Lydia Giannini earned a sixth-place finish in the shot put (32-4), Alex Barnett fifth in the pole vault (9-9) and the boys 4x100 relay team of Caleb Robinault, Jared Martone, Riley West and Nate Holt was fifth in 47.18. The ...

Youngsville nearly pulls off comeback

For the second time in as many games, the Youngsville Eagles staged a big rally. But for the second game in a row, they came up just short. Trailing 5-0 after three innings against Jamestown on Wednesday, the Eagles got within 5-4 and had the tying run on third base with two outs in the ...

Eagles’ rally comes up just short vs. Maplewood

The Youngsville Eagles battled back from a 7-run deficit to nearly pull off a dramatic win over Maplewood. And although they ultimately fell by an 8-6 decision, coach Kevin Hoover was proud of how his team battled. “The boys battled back and made it a close game,” he said. “The last ...

More weather delays

Inclement weather across the region Friday forced a number of postponements and schedule changes for Warren County teams. Eisenhower baseball’s game at Saegertown was moved to today. First pitch is set for 2 p.m. While the boys are on the road, the Lady Knights softball team hosts Cambridge ...

Eagles take down Knights in Backyard Brawl

Strong pitching, timely hitting and a little help from their opponents helped the Youngsville Eagles pick up their second win of the season, 13-6 in the Backyard Brawl against Eisenhower on Wednesday. At a blustery Werner Park, it was actually the Knights that jumped out to a 4-3 lead, only ...

Sheffield uses big 4th inning to roll past Youngsville

An 11-run fourth inning propelled Sheffield to an 18-2 win at cross-county rival Youngsville Tuesday. The Wolverines took advantage of an inexperienced Eagles pitching staff and drew a dozen walks through four innings. “I’m very happy with the win,” Sheffield coach Mike Grubbs said. ...

YHS, Ike baseball fall

COCHRANTON, Pa. – Garrett Long, Alex McDonough, Alex McKay and Curtis Freyermuth drove in two runs each as Cochranton rolled to a 16-0 win over Youngsville on Tuesday. That quartet, as well as Brandon Richter, all drove in two runs apiece for the Cardinals (3-0), who took advantage of a ...

Five Warren County boys earn all-region basketball honors

There were a number of intriguing stories for boys basketball programs in Warren County this past season, and many of the players who made that possible were honored with all-region selections. Youngsville’s Gage Hendrickson, Tidioute’s Jared Veasey and Patrick Shields, as well as ...

Eagles roll to victory over Iroquois in season opener

A 6-run fourth inning broke the game open, and a 5-run sixth put it away as Youngsville baseball picked up a 12-3 season-opening win over visiting Iroquois Wednesday. Eagles third baseman Jason Beers had three hits, including two doubles, and a pair of RBI to lead the way offensively and Sam ...

Champs Finch, Jaquay lead cadre of county wrestlers to regionals

Nine Warren County wrestlers will travel to Sharon High School today to compete in the Class 2A Nortwest Regional Tournament. On the line is a trip to the PIAA State Tournament in Hershey next Thursday-Saturday. The top four in each weight class will move on. Six of the grapplers represent ...

Champ! Jaquay nabs D-10 crown at 113, six Knights, DeSimone advance

SHARON, Pa. – It was sweet revenge for Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay. After dropping a decision to General McLane’s Andrew Brest in the Section I finals last week, the two met again, this time for the District 10 title at 113 pounds. Jaquay got the best of Brest this time around, ...