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Straight shooter

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Another shooting competition has yielded more hardware for Warren County native Randy Ent. The marksman cleaned up by winning honors in the Southwest National Long Range Shooting Competition at the Ben Avery Shooting facility located just outside of Phoenix in February. Ent won honors in ...

Hahn, Cal eliminated from NCAA Tournament by IUP

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RICHMOND, Va. - The sixth-seeded Vulcans were eliminated in the first round of the NCAA Tournament with a 90-65 loss to third-seeded IUP on Friday afternoon at Barco-Stevens Hall on the campus of Virginia Union. With the loss, the California University of Pennsylvania women’s basketball ...

Still alive

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HERSHEY – Both Spencer Head and Logan Jaquay had mixed results on the first day of the PIAA State Wrestling tournament at the Giant Center. Each went 1-1 Thursday, but the most important thing is both Eisenhower Knights are still alive to wrestle today. Both Jaquay (106) and Head (152) have ...

Head, Jaquay seek to cap terrific season at states

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It all comes down to this. A journey that started in early November makes its final stop at the Giant Center in Hershey today-Saturday as the best wrestlers in Pennsylvania compete to earn the right to be called champion. Eisenhower’s Spencer Head and Logan Jaquay are in the field and ...

Spring Practices Begin

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Warren pitcher Adam Irwin fires a pitch while coach Rick Eaton looks on during practice at Warren Area High School, Monday, March 5, 2018. Irwin and the Dragons will be looking to replicate the success they had in 2017 when they went 17-5 and won a share of the Region 6

Heartbreaker: Lady Dragons narrowly miss berth in state playoffs

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MEADVILLE – Sports can bring about a wide spectrum of emotions, and the Warren Lady Dragons may have experienced all of them in Saturday’s District 10 Class 5A third-place game against Hickory. They came agonizingly close to earning a trip to the state playoffs, but it wasn’t meant to ...

Jaquay, Head advance to states

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SHARON – Logan Jaquay and Spencer Head are heading to Hershey! The duo of Eisenhower Knights punched their tickets via third and fourth place finishes respectively at 106 and 152 at the Class 2A Northwest Regional at Sharon High School on Saturday. Both wrestlers, after advancing to the ...

Warren’s Beyer wins D-10 title in 200 IM

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GENEVA, OH – Warren’s Andrew Beyer is a District 10 champion! Beyer lived up to his billing as the top-seeded swimmer and then some in the 200 IM with a blazing time of 2:06.45, outdistancing Josh Merchbaker of Meadville (2:07.22). Beyer advances to the PIAA championships held at ...

Dragons wrap up strong postseason

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ALTOONA – A late season wave of momentum that saw the Warren Dragons send 10 wrestlers to the Class 3A Northwest Regional ended with a pair of them just missing a trip to states. Sophomore Ryan Madigan finished one win away from qualifying for Hershey, while senior Owen Balas ended his ...

PA Game Commission to host annual waterfowl briefing

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Representatives of waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, March 16, on the status of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl populations and proposed federal frameworks for the 2018-19 waterfowl hunting seasons. The briefing will begin at 1 ...

Fishing you don’t want to miss

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Once winter breaks, some great fishing immediately follows. Like a lot of the best fishing, weather conditions are not always great. But it is warmer than winter, even though a good ice fishing season did make this winter seem mild. Even if you were not ready to stop ice fishing, and I was ...

Lady Dragons face Hickory with trip to state playoffs on the line

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The goal of winning a District 10 championship this season is no longer on the table for the Warren Lady Dragons, but there’s a lot that still is. Their 5A third place game against Hickory (15-8) today at Meadville High School (2:30 p.m.) will determine the final entry for D-10 in the PIAA ...

Spring dreams

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March is a time for dreaming. It is the in-between time that is not quite spring, though some days feel like it, and not quite winter, though many days feel like that as well. It is a time when the world is transitioning from one season to the next, seesawing between winter and spring on an ...

Dragon swimmers ready for D-10 championships

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Andrew Beyer and Lydia Latimer lead a strong contingent of Warren swimmers at the District 10 Class 3A swimming championships, which begin today and conclude on Saturday at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, OH. Latimer, who went to states last season, is seeded third in the 50 freestyle at ...

Semifinal Showdown

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Minutes after last season’s D-10 quarterfinal loss to Slippery Rock, Warren coach Lisa LaVan said that her team was already looking forward to next season. The Lady Dragons made it through the quarterfinal round this time around with a win over General McLane on Saturday, and will get a ...

Hahn, Cal top SRU in PSAC first round

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CALIFORNIA – Behind five players scoring in double-digits, the Cal Vulcans advanced to the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Tournament on Monday night with an 81-70 victory over Slippery Rock at the Convocation Center. With the win, the Cal improves to 24-5 ...

Vincent leads Bonnies to first win

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PUNTA GORDA, Fla. – An eight-run fourth inning highlighted an offensive outburst helping the St. Bonaventure baseball team to its first victory of the season, 14-9, over Mount St. Mary’s Monday afternoon in the Snowbird Classic. Eisenhower graduate and Bonnies sophomore Casey Vincent ...