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Beginner Backpacking Weekend next June with FAW, Chapman State Park

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Friends of Allegheny Wilderness’ Beginning Backpacking class with Chapman State Park was such a popular success this past September that the group is planning on doing it again in 2017. Friends of Allegheny Wilderness and Chapman State Park have confirmed they are teaming up to facilitate a ...

Cambridge too much for Youngsville

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Cambridge Springs made it three for three against Warren County schools on Friday. Turner Kurt scored 15 points and Jordan Leandro added 14 as the Blue Devils bested Youngsville 54-26 in the Eagles’ home opener on Friday. It was the third win against a Warren County foe this season ...

Dragons grind out road win in Region 6 opener

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CONNEAUT – It wasn’t a thing of beauty, but at the end of the day it was a road win to start Region 6 play for the Warren Dragons. Seth Baldensperger and Braidy Blair scored 10 points each and Caleb Ei had four crucial points in the final minute to put away a 48-43 victory over ...

Ike boys fall

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COCHRANTON – Despite 19 points from Jake Harvey, an early deficit proved to be too much to overcome as Eisenhower fell to Cochranton 57-46 in Region 3 action on Friday. The Knights (0-4 overall, 0-2 Region 3) trailed 20-11 in the first quarter, came back to tie the game at 35-all in the ...

Ike grapplers top Youngsville in county clash

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Eisenhower walked out of cross-county rival Youngsville winners Thursday night, defeating the Eagles 54-15. “It was good to get back on the winning track,” said Eisenhower coach Kris Black. “They wrestled well,  and they’re getting better each day. Everyone is showing a lot of ...

Baran has big night as Ike tops Union City

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The Eisenhower Lady Knights got a career high 29 points from senior Kristen Baran and rolled to a 52-22 victory over visiting Union City on Thursday. Baran also pulled down five rebounds and blocked three shots while single-handedly out-scoring the Lady bears by seven ...

Warren swimmers drop road meet at McDowell

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ERIE – The Warren swim teams traveled to McDowell on Thursday and faced some stiff competition, with the boys falling 102-63 and the girls by a score of 101-73. Alyssa Brook qualified for districts in the 100 free, as did Andrew Beyer in the 200 IM and the boys 400 free relay team. “We ...

TCCS girls fall to Rocky Grove

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FRANKLIN – A poor shooting night proved to be too much to overcome for Tidioute in a 52-10 setback to Rocky Grove on Thursday. Nettie Durstine and Kelsey Nuttal had four points each for the Lady Bulldogs. “Poor shooting and tired legs did us in,” said Tidioute coach Christy ...

Meadville too much for Warren

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Warren got a first hand look at perhaps the best team in District 10 on Wednesday. Armoni Foster scored 21 of his 26 points in the first half as Meadville stayed unbeaten with a 66-34 win over the host Dragons. “It’s a good test for us to expose the kids to that,” said ...

Eagles earn big Region 3 road win over Saegertown

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SAEGERTOWN – A 9-day layoff proved to be no problem for Youngsville, as they opened Region 3 play with a 53-38 road win over Saegertown on Wednesday. Brady Kesterholt and Wyatt Rugar had big games for the Eagles (1-2 overall, 1-0 Region 3) scoring 21 and 18 points respectively,with Rugar ...

Lady Dragons pick up road win over St. Marys

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ST. MARYS – The Warren Lady Dragons hit the road on Wednesday evening and picked up a 48-33 non-region victory over St. Mary’s. Warren was able to race out to a 24-12 halftime lead and never had their lead seriously threatened in the second half on their way to a 5-0 start. “We did ...

Wolverines fall at Brookville

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BROOKVILLE – In a physical game that saw Sheffield coach Mike Knapp get ejected late in the third quarter, Brookville was able to beat Sheffield 59-46. Roger Dunham had another big game for Sheffield, scoring 17 points, but Brookville built a 17-point lead by the end of the third quarter ...

Knights’ rally comes up just short

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Eisenhower showed plenty of fight in a second half comeback attempt against Cambridge Springs on Tuesday, but ultimately fell short in a 42-34 Region 3 loss. The Knights were limited to just three points in the first 13 minutes of play against a much bigger Blue Devils team and trailed ...

Wolverines fall in home opener to Coudersport

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Sheffield couldn’t have asked for a better opponent to come into town for their home opener. The Wolverines battled, but defending AML champion Coudersport was as advertised, defeating Sheffield 62-18 on Tuesday. “They’re the defending AML champions for a reason,” said Sheffield ...

Eagles, Knights drop Region 3 matches

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NORTH EAST — Youngsville came out on the losing end of a 46-4 final score in Tuesday’s Region 3 wrestling dual at North East. The Eagles had one win, a 13-3 major decision by Nathan Lehman over Dillon Schnars at 126 pounds. “Nathan wrestled well in our only win of the evening,” said ...

WCCS goes 1-1 in tournament action

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Warren County Christian School battled to a split in their 1-day Christmas Tournament on Tuesday, dropping a 43-41 overtime heartbreaker to Latrobe Christian Academy, followed by a convincing 78-21 win over Bible Baptist Christian of Mercer. Tommy Jones and Josiah Poindexter did all of the ...

Cathedral Prep cleans up on 4A all-state football team

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Reigning Class 4A champion Cathedral Prep earned top billing Tuesday with the release of the Pennsylvania Football Writers All-State team. Junior Quarterback Joe Mischler, who guided the Ramblers to a 27-20 come from behind victory over Philadelphia’s Imhotep ...

Big fourth quarter lifts Wolverines to victory

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The Wolverines used a big fourth-quarter effort to pull away from Forest Area, going on to win by a final score of 53-29 in Monday’s non-league game at Sheffield High School. Nine different players scored for Sheffield led by Drew Higby and Matt Dunham with 10 points each. The ...

Warren swimmers sweep Mercyhurst

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ERIE — The Warren swim teams hit the road to pick up a sweep of Mercyhurst Prep in a Region 3 meet on Monday, winning 97-73 on the girls side while the boys took home a 111-55 victory. Lydia Latimer won two individual events and swam on a first-place relay to lead the Lady Dragons. She won ...