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Warren’s bats silenced by Corry

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After racking up 16 hits in each of the first three games, the Warren softball team had trouble getting anything going and dropped a 4-1 decision to Corry Wednesday. The Dragons (3-1) didn’t pick up their first hit until the fourth inning at the Legion Field Complex and Beavers pitchers ...

Ike boys, girls earn wins over UC

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UNION CITY – Eisenhower’s boys and girls track teams traveled to Union City for a tri-meet with the Bears and Corry Beavers and came away with an even split. The Knights swept the Bears, but were swept by Corry. Defeating Union City is more important in the grand scheme as they are a ...

Warren tennis sweeps doubleheader from Rocky Grove

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The Warren Dragons boys tennis team picked up their third and fourth wins of the season with duel 5-0 decisions over Rocky Grove at Betts Park on Wednesday. Rocky Grove forfeited both first and second singles matches. At third singles, Alex Fincher defeated Noah Rodgers 8-0 and 8-0. “The ...

Ike starts strong, falters late against Cambridge Springs

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Eisenhower looked to be on its way to another Region 3 win Wednesday as the Knights held a 3-2 lead over Cambridge Springs heading into the sixth inning. Things suddenly unraveled at that point as the Blue Devils walked six times (including two HBP) and picked up four hits en route to an ...

Lady Knights, Eagles drop Region 3 contests

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COCHRANTON – Eisenhower ran into a powerful Cochranton squad on Wednesday, dropping a 16-1 decision to their Region 3 counterparts. The Lady Cardinals scored 11 runs in the first inning en route to the win, with Brooke Culbertson belting a home run, while Kayla Freyermuth was 2-for-2 with ...

Sheffield falls to Smethport, Port Allegany

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Sheffield hosted Port Allegany and Sheffield in a double dual on Wolverine Mountain on Wednesday, with the boys falling to Port Allegany 90-50 and Smethport 77-63, while the girls dropped a 107-28 decision to Port Allegany. Craig Prince had the highlight of the day for the boys, winning the ...

Warren, Youngsville notch trap wins

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In Week 3 of the Warren County High School trap league, Youngsville beat Sheffield 154-150, Warren topped Tidioute 164-135 and Corry outshot Eisenhower 170-156. Perfect scores for the evening went to Corry’s Dillon Cross and Michael Dietz. Results follow. – – – Warren 164, ...

Even in the offseason, football dominates

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Here we are in the middle of the NHL and NBA playoffs, with Major League Baseball, despite bad weather in many parts of the country, beginning in earnest, and yet football still dominates many of the headlines and talk radio shows. Forget the narratives driven by the far left media that ...

Lady Dragons roll to win over Fort LeBoeuf

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It may be early in the season, but the Warren Lady Dragons are certainly leaving a strong impression on their Region 6 foes. Ellie Lobdell struck out 14, allowed just one hit, and struck the final blow on this day, a towering 2-run home run that sent Warren to an 11-1, 6-inning win over Fort ...

Johnson, Dragons earn road victory over St. Marys

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ST. MARYS – The Warren Dragons are capable of winning games in a variety of ways. On Saturday against St. Marys, they did it through pitching and defense. Senior Colby Johnson tossed a complete game 3-hitter, leading the Dragons to a 3-1 win over a quality St. Marys team at Berwind Park. ...

Youngsville falls to Saegertown

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Youngsville fell victim to a hot-hitting Saegertown squad in an 11-2 setback at Legion Field. Josh Weaver had three hits and a pair of RBIs for Saegertown, while Steven Sipie was 2-for-2, with two runs scored and a pair of RBIs. Ryan Sherry and Jaden Reagle also had multiple hits for the ...

Walkoff winner

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Just before the bottom of the fifth inning got underway at Werner Park Friday, Eisenhower assistant coach Rick Rholin off-handedly said, “We’re setting this up for a walkoff.” Rholin’s congregation at Praise Fellowship Church, where he is a pastor, may want to listen a little more ...

Making a statement

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Warren’s offense exploded for six runs in the third inning and scored in each of the final four innings as the Dragon softball team made an early-season statement with a win at Harbor Creek on Friday. The Huskies are the defending District 10 champions, though the Dragons defeated them ...

Eagles split with UC

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Youngsville’s track and field teams opened the 2018 season by earning a split with visiting Union City Thursday. The boys came away with a 93-47 win, while the girls dropped a tough 75-65 decision. “The coaching staff is very proud of the efforts of these athletes today,” Youngsville ...

Devils blank Knights

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Cambridge Springs scored multiple runs in four out of five innings as the Blue Devils rolled to a 16-0 win over Eisenhower at Werner Park Friday. The Blue Devils had 12 runs through three innings and, after being shutout in the fourth, put the game away with a 4-run fifth. Defensively, ...

Late rally leads Kane to rout of Sheffield

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A 7-run fifth inning broke a close game wide open as Kane defeated visiting Sheffield 16-5 Friday. The Wolves held an 8-5 advantage going into what would prove to be the final inning. “It’s a disappointing outcome because there is no reason we couldn’t play with them,” Sheffield ...

College Corner

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WAHS grad inducted into Grove City Athletic HOF Allison (Atwood) Madigan, a Warren Area High School graduate, excelled in both tennis and softball at Grove City College from 2000 to 2004, where she was recently inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Feb. 10, 2018. In tennis, she capped ...

Dragon Sweep: Warren blanks Meadville to earn second win

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The Warren Dragons boys tennis team picked up their second win of the season with a 5-0 decision over Meadville at Betts Park on Thursday. At first singles, Alex Fincher defeated Jason Sun 6-0, 7-5. At second singles, Cade Poston defeated Logan Swick 6-3, 6-2. At third singles, Bryce ...