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Knights fall to Corry

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CORRY, Pa. – Brandon Elchynski poured in 26 points to lead Corry to a 77-16 win over Eisenhower in the opening round of Corry’s Christmas Tournament on Wednesday. Elchynski scored 18 of his 26 in the first half for the Beavers (2-4). In total 12 different Corry players got into the ...

From dancer to dasher

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Every once in a while, you run into a don’t-underestimate-me kind of person. Ashlyn McMeans is one of those people. It’s not as much of a surprise if you know her and her family. Her brothers currently compete in multiple sports each at Warren Area High School. Ashlyn, however, ...

A family affair

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The Warren Lady Dragons basketball team is riding a huge wave of momentum heading into the Christmas break. The Dragons remained perfect on the season with a 45-34 win over visiting Erie Saturday. The Royals came in averaging over 50 points per game, and the 34 they scored Saturday was ...

Mikins leads DCC past Youngsville

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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 ...

Putting it all together

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Through six games, Warren boys coach Jeff Berdine had been waiting for his team to put everything together and get a complete performance on the court. Berdine got exactly what he had been looking for Friday when the Dragons dominated General McLane from start to finish in a critical, 66-54, ...

Last-minute Christmas gift ideas

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To the rescue once again with last minute gift ideas for outdoors folks. No, not me. The wife, Jeri. Here is the reality of shopping for Christmas gifts during the last few days before Christmas. Yes, this is when do most of our shopping. Still, women do a huge majority of the hunting. Women ...

A Christmas myth

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The holidays are one of my favorite times to be home. In the days leading up to Christmas, my parent’s house is filled with the smell of freshly baked cookies and the sound of Christmas music. One of my favorite parts of Christmas? Going out and finding the perfect little Charlie Brown ...

Knights get first win of the season

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A 22-point fourth quarter outburst propelled Eisenhower’s boys basketball team to its first win of the season Friday. Jared Martone scored eight of his 12 points in the frame and the Knights defeated visiting Sheffield, 47-34. Eisenhower (1-6) held single-digit leads at the end of each of ...

Maplewood too much for TCCS girls

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Nakiesha Krouse poured in a game-high 22 points, including a career-high five 3-pointers, but it wasn’t enough as visiting Maplewood defeated Tidioute, 75-33, Friday. Maplewood dominated the first half, and led 39-7 at the break. “We knew going into this game, Maplewood is a great team ...

In memory of one of their own

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Warren County Career Center is honoring one of its own. Several programs have gotten together to make a joint contribution to the Hayden Salapek Football Lineman Scholarship. Salapek was part of the welding program at the career center for three years. He was killed in a September ATV ...

Lady Dragons rally for impressive road win over Greenville

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GREENVILLE, Pa. – A double-digit halftime deficit on the road proved to be no problem for the Warren Lady Dragons against a talented Greenville squad on Thursday. Warren outscored its opponent from Mercer County 38-20 in the second half, including 22-7 in the third quarter en route to a ...

Knight grapplers prevail at Cochranton

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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

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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 ...

Lady Knights fall to Cambridge

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The beginning and the end were very good for Eisenhower, but the middle was all Cambridge Springs. The Blue Devils showed why they are a traditional power with a 63-22 win over the Lady Knights on Thursday. “As young as we are, we’re going to make mistakes,” said Eisenhower coach ...

Dragon swimmers swept at Meadville

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MEADVILLE, Pa. – In a meet that included a number of impressive district-qualifying performances, Meadville put an end to the Warren swimming hot-streak, earning an 89-80 victory in the boys contest and 112-57 in the girls. Andrew Beyer had another strong showing for the boys, racing to ...

Dragon swimmers stay hot with sweep of Bradford

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Warren’s swimmers continued their strong start to the season with a sweep of visiting Bradford Wednesday. The boys dominated an outmanned Owls team, 117-44, while the girls came away with a 98-80 victory. “We knew the girls team was going to be close,” Warren coach Russ Beyer said. ...

Dragons drop close battle in Region 6 opener

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TITUSVILLE, Pa. – If Wednesday’s game against Titusville is any indication, Region 6 boys basketball is going to be a battle all season long. Warren stormed back from a 9-point second half deficit, but Titusville’s JaiQuil Johnson was a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line down the ...

Warren matmen edged by Meadville

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MEADVILLE, Pa. – Warren and Meadville wrestled 14 varsity matches during their dual match Wednesday. The Dragons won seven, and the Bulldogs won seven. The difference was five of the seven wins by the home team were via pinfall and Meadville came away with a 40-30 win. “All of our guys ...

Knights fall in Region 3 contest against Saegertown

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Saegertown outscored Eisenhower 22-6 in the first half en route to a 52-23 win in the Region 3 opener for both teams on Wednesday. The young Knights (0-6 overall, 0-1 Region 3) were limited to just one field goal in the first half, a 3-pointer by freshman Curt Darling. Eisenhower got as ...

Tough night for county girls basketball teams

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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 ...