Youngsville Eagles

Eagles topple Braves

IROQUOIS, Pa. – In 2016 and 2017, Youngsville volleyball won a combined three games. All three were against Warren County opponents (Eisenhower twice and Tidioute). Tuesday night at Iroquois, the Eagles picked up a 3-1 win over the Braves for their fourth win . . . of 2018. It was ...

Youngsville cross country bests Fort LeBoeuf

WATTSBURG, Pa. – Seneca held serve on its home track, sweeping a boys cross country tri-meet with Youngsville and Fort LeBoeuf Tuesday. The Bobcats beat both the Eagles and Bison by identical 15-49 scores. Youngsville toppled Fort LeBoeuf 24-33. Seneca’s Brock Smith was the individual ...

Dragons lead impressive Warren County performance at Sharpsville

SHARON, Pa. – Naomi Hahn’s second place finish led a group of 11 Warren medalists at the prestigious Sharspville Blue Devil Invitational on Saturday at Buhl Park. Warren, Eisenhower and Youngsville all competed in the field that featured 42 boys varsity teams and 37 girls varsity teams, ...

Youngsville stages rally to beat Sheffield

It was nearly deja vu for Sheffield volleyball Thursday night. The Wolverines went up 2-0 on a county rival–Eisenhower–then dropped the next two games before winning in the fifth set. This time, however, that county rival–Youngsville–proved too much as the Eagles defeated the ...

Youngsville X-C competes at Corry

CORRY, Pa. – Harbor Creek’s boys cross country team swept a tri-meet over Youngsville and host Corry Tuesday. The Huskies bested the Eagles 15-50 and took down the Beavers 16-44. Corry defeated Youngsville 17-43. Harbor Creek’s Caleb Mandel was the top individual finisher, coming in ...

Y’ville volleyball suffers region loss

Union City’s service game gave Youngsville fits all evening and the Bears walked out of the Youngsville High School gym with a 3-0 sweep of the Eagles Tuesday. The Bears (3-2 overall, 2-2 Region 3) scored wins of 25-15, 25-14 and 25-18. “I’m proud of the fight we showed in the third ...

Youngsville volleyball falls to Port Allegany

Youngsville had a tough night on Monday, falling to Port Allegany in three, 15-25, 14-25, 12-25. “We were a little flat and just had too many service errors tonight,” said Youngsville coach Barb Lutton. Leading Youngsville were Amber Evans 11 service points, 2 aces, 8 assists; Taylor ...

Youngsville competes at Bradford Invitational

BRADFORD, Pa. – Julia Bojaczko’s 41st place finish paced the Youngsville Eagles at Saturday’s Bradford Invitational. Mik Fehlman led the boys with a 61st place finish. Clarion’s Evelyn Lerch won the girls race in 20:32, while Villa took first as a team. Elk County Catholic’s ...

Youngsville tops Warren County Christian

Conditions inside the Youngsville High School gym made it difficult for either team to maintain a rhythm, but the Eagles were able to push through for a 3-1 win over Warren County Christian School Thursday. Youngsville won the first two sets before WCCS took the third. The Eagles closed out ...

Knights top Eagles in county cross country clash

Eisenhower’s boys knew what to expect from Union City Tuesday, but the Bears proved just too tough as the swept the tri-meet with the Knights and Youngsville. Union City defeated Eisenhower 23-32, and topped Youngsville 15-50. Eisenhower got the 15-49 win over Youngsville. Individually, ...

YHS falls at Ridgway

RIDGWAY, Pa. – The Youngsville volleyball team traveled to Ridgway for a non-region match on Monday and fell in three sets, 13-25, 14-25, 11-25. Andrea Sveda had a strong match with 2 kills, 2 blocks, 5 digs and a strong serve-receive effort. Also helping the Lady Eagles were Amber Evans ...

Backyard statement: Eisenhower battles to 3-1 win over Youngsville

Leading 25-24 and tied at 1-set apiece with county rival Youngsville, Eisenhower’s Currie Hultman delivered big time. With one swing, she sent the Lady Knights to a 26-24 win and gave her team all the momentum in what was a 3-1 (25-21, 15-25, 26-24, 25-10) win in the Backyard Brawl – ...

Tough night on the road for county teams

JOHNSONBURG, Pa. – Sheffield’s young volleyball team has a bright future ahead, but will also have to experience some growing pains along the way. Tuesday was evidence of both, as the Lady Wolverines fell in three to host Johnsonburg (15-25, 18-25, 13-25) in their season opener. They ...

Youngsville begins campaign with win

OIL CITY, Pa. – Youngsville opened up its 2018 volleyball season with a thrilling win over Oil City in five sets, 25-23, 25-23, 21-25, 13-25, 16-14. It was a total team effort, and as a team, the Lady Eagles have a totally different vibe about them. “They played really hard and I ...

County teams hit the road for preseason scrimmages

Warren County football teams will get their first opportunity to see how they measure up against an outside opponent today with all three teams traveling for a preseason scrimmage. Sheffield heads to Clarion-Limestone in Strattanville for a tri-scrimmage with C-L and Brookville. Warren is ...

IUP, WCU atop PSAC coaches poll

As the countdown to kickoff rapidly approaches zero, Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference teams are starting to get a feel for how they’ll perform this season. Based on the results of a poll released Friday, PSAC coaches expect to see the same teams sitting atop the East and West ...

Leveling the playing field

Representatives from more than 150 public schools attended the PIAA Equity Summit Tuesday in State College, and they sent a strong message to the PIAA board of directors. They want separate playoffs for public/boundary and private/non-boundary schools, and they’re not going to wait much ...

Play like a girl…even if no one’s watching

During Super Bowl XLIX, Always brought its #LikeAGirl campaign to the biggest stage in marketing. Super Bowl commericials have become the stuff of legend and one of the biggest makers of feminine care products stole the advertising spotlight. The 60-second spot began by asking a group of ...

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 ...