Youngsville Eagles

Youngsville powers past Tidioute

With 6:15 to go in the first quarter Monday, Nakiesha Krouse drained a 3-pointer to give Tidioute Charter a 5-2 lead at Youngsville. By the time Krouse made a free throw with 2:30 to go in the fram, the Eagles had built a 10-6 lead they wouldn’t relinquish on their way to a 58-31 Region 2 ...

Eagles fall at Region 3 leader Union City

UNION CITY, Pa. – Youngsville got an up close and personal look at the first-place team in the Region 3 standings on Friday, falling at Union City 74-35. Bronnan Higley, a 6-6 senior forward, poured in 20 points for Union City (9-2 overall, 5-0 Region 3), one of four Bears in double ...

Sweet 16

It certainly was a ‘Sweet 16’ for Gage Hendrickson and the Youngsville Eagles. Hendrickson, celebrating his 16th birthday, scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds in helping the Eagles pull away late for a 51-37 win over Commodore Perry on Monday. “That’s the best present,” ...

Flying high: Eagles get to .500 with win over Bulldogs in county clash

In a game featuring a pair of teams looking to make a statement in District 10 play this year, it was the Youngsville boys who spoke loudest in a 56-35 win over visiting Tidioute Saturday. The Bulldogs held a 14-10 advantage after the first quarter, but the Eagles took the lead with six ...

Youngsville boys get revenge on Maplewood

GUYS MILLS, Pa. – The Youngsville Eagles got a measure of revenge on Thursday, rallying from an early double-digit deficit to earn a 47-45 win over Region 3 foe Maplewood. The Tigers handed the Eagles an overtime setback in the Sheffield Sports Booster Tip-Off Tournament last week, but it ...

Youngsville girls roll past visiting Union City

The Youngsville Lady Eagles took almost a full quarter to find their rhythm Thursday night, but once they did, they rolled past visiting Union City, 42-26. It took 2:22 for the Eagles to get on the board, and they were up just 8-3 after the first quarter. “Once we start making shots, ...

Eagles fall at Corry

CORRY, Pa. – Host Corry beat Youngsville 72-9 in wrestling action on Thursday. Jake DeSimone pinned Xavier Reyda at heavyweight for the Eagles, while Collin Clough earned a 9-3 decision over Damion Kinney at 120. – – – Corry 72, Youngsivlle 9 120: Collin Clough, YOUN, dec. ...

Youngsville rallies past Sheffield in consolation game

A 17-4 Youngsville run during the late third and early fourth quarters put the Eagles ahead for good as they held on to defeat Sheffield, 43-39, in the Sheffield Sports Boosters Christmas Tournament consolation game Friday. The Wolverines were up 28-19 with 2:30 to play in the third when Gage ...

Youngsville boys drop OT thriller to Maplewood

A well-timed timeout can often help a team swing momentum in their favor. Trailing 30-15 in the third quarter of their Sheffield Sports Boosters Christmas Tournament game against Maplewood, Youngsville coach Jesse DeLoof called a timeout to try to make some adjustments. The Eagles responded ...

Mikins leads DCC past Youngsville

DUBOIS, Pa. – Going in to Saturday’s contest at DuBois Central Catholic, Youngsville coach Jesse DeLoof knew his team would have to be sharp from start to finish to come away with a win. His concerns came to fruition as the Cardinals jumped out to a 9-0 lead to start and rolled to a 66-45 ...

Knight grapplers prevail at Cochranton

COCHRANTON, Pa. – The first month of the season couldn’t have gone much better for the Eisenhower wrestling team. With a 44-28 win in an amped atmosphere at Cochranton, the Knights finished their greuling two week start to the season with a 3-1 overall record, 3-0 in Region 3, and a ...

Eagles battle in close loss to Cambridge Springs

A Youngsville team that was essentially without two starters gave visiting Cambridge Springs all it could handle in the Eagle’s Nest Thursday. The Blue Devils ultimately came away with a 56-46 win, but the Eagles put the rest of Region 3 on notice that they won’t be an easy out. “No ...

Tough night for county girls basketball teams

Clarion-Limestone used its speed and quickness to open an early lead en rout to a 55-30 win at Youngsville in girls basketball action Wednesday. The Lady Lions jumped out to an 18-8 lead in the first quarter and scored in double figures in each of the first three periods. “They came out ...

Eagles fall on the road to Cardinals

COCHRANTON, Pa. – Kohl Bernarding poured in 23 points as host Cochranton gave Youngsville a rude awakening in the Region 3 opener for both teams, 73-35 on Tuesday. Cochranton, which improved to 2-3 after a pair of close losses in a very tough early-season schedule, buried 10 3-pointers in ...

Youngsville wrestlers drop match to Cochranton

Collin Clough (120), Sam Hoover (195) and Jake DeSimone (heavyweight) all earned victories via pin in Youngsvile’s 59-18 loss to Cochranton on Tuesday. “Collin Clough racked up 5 takedowns before sticking his kid,” noted Youngsville coach Paul Clough. “Senior Sam Hoover scored a ...

Eisenhower girls best Youngsville

The first installment of the girls basketball edition of the ‘Backyard Brawl’ went the way of the Eisenhower Lady Knights. Emiley Wheeler poured in 22 points, while Lydia Giannini had 18 for EHS, which picked up its first win of the season, improving to 1-2 with a 54-29 win over ...

Eisenhower powers past county foe Youngsville in opener

A promising season for Eisenhower wrestling got off to a strong start Tuesday as the Knights traveled to Youngsville and blanked the Eagles, 66-0. The Knights (1-0) gained 30 points in forfeits, but grabbed bonus points, including four pins, in six of the seven contested matches. For ...

Youngsville girls edge Tidioute

The Youngsville Lady Eagles rebounded from a tough loss at Sheffield Saturday with a win over another county opponent Tuesday. The Eagles traveled to Tidioute and came away with a hard-fought, 41-35 win over the Lady Bulldogs. “We had a better team effort tonight,” Youngsville coach ...

Eagles fall on the road at Oil City

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Youngsville Eagles took a big step up in competition Tuesday, traveling to Oil City and falling by a score of 57-35 to the Oilers. It was the first setback of the season for the Eagles, who were coming off a tournament championship in the Forest Area Tip-Off. “Too ...

Eagles win Forest Area Tip-Off Tournament title

TIONESTA, Pa. – The season may just be getting started, but there is no question that this is a different Youngsville Eagle team. Sophomore point guard Joe Mack scored 21 points and fellow sophomore Brady Olewine bounced back from a tough shooting night in the opener, pouring in 16 to lead ...