Sports

ANF opening roads for hunters

Outdoor

Federal officials are looking to make hunting on the Allegheny National Forest a little bit easier."The Allegheny National Forest will open some closed forest roads for hunter access between September 25, 2016 and January 14, 2017," said Ruth Sutton, ANF public affairs officer. "The ANF ...

Warren knocks off Slippery Rock in 3

Local Sports

SLIPPERY ROCK - Warren rebounded from a tough loss earlier in the week to sweep Slippery Rock in Thursday's Region 4 match 26-24, 25-17 and 25-17.Haley Nelson had a big game for the Lady Dragons with 11 kills and 13 digs while Lydia Latimer had nine kills and 11 digs. Ellie Lobdell finished ...

Knights drop non-region contest

Local Sports

A strong Port Allegany team was too much for the Knights to handle in non-region boys soccer action on Thursday, as Ike fell to the Gators by a final score of 4-0 at Eisenhower High School.Brandon McCaslin scored a pair of goals and Josh Mealy earned the shutout in goal for Port Allegany, which ...

High School Football picks

Local Sports

Last Week (28-5, .846, Overall 97-33, .746)Warren CountyDuBois 42, Warren 28Iroquois 21, Eisenhower 13Cochranton 31, Youngsville 7Coudersport 28, Sheffield 7District 10Central Tech 35, Strong Vincent 14Cathedral Prep 49, General McLane 28McDowell 35, Fort LeBoeuf 16Meadville 42, Conneaut ...

Tough tests looming for county teams

Local Sports

The high school football season is coming up on its halfway mark, and local teams are now facing the make-or-break portion of their league schedules.At a combined 4-12 through four games, the four Warren County programs will need to pull out big wins in coming weeks to stay in the hunt for the ...

Bison snap Dragons’ 4-game winning streak

Local Sports

WATERFORD - The Warren Dragons suffered their first setback in Region 5 play with a 2-1 road loss to Fort LeBoeuf on Thursday.The Dragons went into the match riding a four-game win streak, but Kobe Musser was able to track down a pair of long through balls and find the back of the net for the ...

Short memory key as county teams look to bounce back

Local Sports

The numbers weren't pretty last week.Eisenhower, Warren, Youngsville and Sheffield all struggled, falling by a combined total score of 169-8This is a new week, however, and with that comes new opportunity.The opponents Iroquois, DuBois, Cochranton and Coudersport are all quality teams and will ...

Indians close in on Central title; Pirates fall

Regional Sports

CLEVELAND (AP) - Carlos Santana's three-run homer pushed the Cleveland Indians to a 5-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night and nearer to their first AL Central championship since 2007.Santana's shot in the sixth inning off Dillon Gee (7-9) snapped a 2-2 tie as the Indians ...

Steelers looking to extend success vs. rookie QBs

Regional Sports

PITTSBURGH (AP) - The list of rookie quarterbacks the Pittsburgh Steelers have provided lesson after lesson to over the past 12 years is long if not always distinguished.For every Eli Manning, Joe Flacco and Andy Dalton that Pittsburgh's defense has taken to task since the start of the 2004 ...

Lady Dragons top Titusville to stay unbeaten in Region 5

Local Sports

The Lady Dragons were in control of Wednesday's match against Titusville from the first whistle to the last.Warren found the back of the net four times early in the first half and went on to beat the Lady Rockets by a final score of 7-0 in Region 5 action at War Memorial Field. With the win, ...

Hickory, Prep lead District 10 teams in state rankings

Local Sports

The best football teams in the state are making plenty of waves heading into the halfway point of the season.District 9 and District 10 programs are well represented in the latest Harrisburg Patriot-News state rankings. Leading the way is Hickory (4-0), which held onto the top spot in Class ...

Team Cotton wins battle, loses war in Week 2 of LBL

Local Sports

Is it possible to pick up a fantasy football win and a loss all at the same time?So goes my squad in the Laid Back League - the fantasy football league we have here at the TO.Sure, it was nice to move to 1-1.No, it was not nice to lose my first round pick, Adrian Peterson, probably for the ...

Sports Briefly…

Local Sports Briefs

Over 30Craco hit five home runs to top Fralick Chiropractic by a final score of 17-11 in the Over 30 Modified Softball League B Division final on Tuesday.Dan Farr homered twice in the win while Shawn Wilson, Shay Font and Kyle Salerno all had one round tripper. Wilson finished 4-for-4, Salerno ...

Game Commission fighting crime against wildlife

Outdoor

The Pennsylvania Game Commission has come up with a very successful and effective tool to fight poaching and crimes against wildlife.Operation Game Thief was launched in late September 2015, and its first three months handled a whopping 768 reports about poaching and illegal activity, according ...

‘Out of the Darkness’ walk Saturday

Outdoor

Area residents will have a chance to walk for a great cause this weekend.The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) will be holding an "Out of the Darkness" walk on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Northwest Arena in Jamestown, N.Y.The AFSP is the leading not-for-profit ...

Snuff out House bill 2083

Outdoor

House Bill 2083 is an attempt by a certain sportsmen group to virtually take over the Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.HB 2083 would back step on key elements of deer management. It would mean a return to a three-day antlerless deer season. ...

OUTDOORS

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Audubon Nature Center supports fall regional bird count

Outdoor

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. - The Audubon Nature Center supports the Buffalo Ornithological Society's (BOS) ambitious effort every fall to count birds in Western New York.Whether watching on their own property or committing to a larger area, it takes many people - beginning to advanced birders - to cover ...

Elk cam website is live

Outdoor

HARRISBURG - Each September, thousands of visitors make their way to Pennsylvania's elk country to experience for themselves the wonder of the bugling season.And while there's nothing quite like seeing a giant bull up close, or feeling your rib cage resonate as it lets loose an ear-splitting ...

Hahn, Warren girls remain unbeaten with sweep

Local Sports

HARBORCREEK - The Lady Dragons remained undefeated on the year with a sweep of Tuesday's Region 4 tri-meet and the Warren boys split, beating Youngsville but falling to host Harbor Creek.Naomi Hahn dominated the girls race with a winning time of 20:05 while Youngsville's Brooke Messinger ...