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Eagles drop Region 3 showdown with Cambridge Springs

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A 6-0 run to open the fourth quarter gave Cambridge Springs the lead for good in a 49-37 win at Youngsville Friday. The Blue Devils outscored the Eagles 21-8 in the fourth quarter to turn a 1-point deficit into a victory. The loss snapped Youngsville’s 10-game winning streak and put the ...

License sales up after Saturday deer opener

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When the Pennsylvania Game Commission last year opted to move the opening day of the firearms deer season to Saturday, the decision was based in part on the conclusion it would enable more hunters to participate, and it was the best thing to do for the future of Pennsylvania hunting. Today, ...

Dragons fall in Region 6 clash with Lancers

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Warren and General McLane traded body blows for 32 minutes on Friday, a style of play that has defined an ultra-competitive Region 6 this season. In the end, it was the Lancers, led by Eli Bruce’s three fourth-quarter 3’s that came away with a well-deserved 47-42 win at Joseph A. Massa ...

Time to start vacation planning

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If you are among the more fortunate, you take a week, maybe two, of vacation traveling most years. Hit the Interstate Highways during the summer vacation season and you will get a very clear picture of human wanderlust. Many of us, probably most of us, have the urge to see new things, to dream ...

Sheffield girls battle Kane

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Sheffield’s Marissa Grubbs looks for an open teammate while being defended by Kane’s Hannah Brown during the first half of their AML North contest on Friday at Ralph J. Santo Gymnasium. The Wolverines fell to their rivals by a score of 42-11.

8th grade battle

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Beaty Warren Middle School 8th-grader Konnor Hoffman drives to the hoop during a junior high boys basketball game on Friday at Eisenhower with Kris Bunk of the Knights trying to block the shot. Beaty’s 7th and 8th grade boys basketball teams were each 3-0 this week. Beaty 8th, coached by ...

Game Commission discussing 2020-21 hunting, trapping

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The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners is holding its first quarterly meeting of 2020 Saturday at the agency’s Harrisburg headquarters. This meeting was the first to follow a new format adopted whereby quarterly meetings will be held in two parts, one Friday (last night) and one ...

Lady Dragon defense stifles Corry in win

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Warren’s stifling defense held Corry to just two points through the second and third quarters in a 40-17 Region 6 win at the Joseph A. Massa gymnasium Thursday. The Dragons held the Beavers without a field goal for more than two full quarters. The Beavers scored with 49 seconds left in the ...

WAHS swimmers split with Meadville

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MEADVILLE, Pa. – The Warren girls swim team traveled to Meadville and came away with a hard-fought 91-85 win on Thursday. The boys, meanwhile, fell by a score of 113-63. In diving, Katie Madigan got her highest score of the season, winning with 241.70. Serena Clarke finished third and ...

Dragon freshmen win OT thriller

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The Warren Dragons freshmen boys basketball team played in its third-straight 1-point game on Thursday, coming out on top in a thrilling 32-31 win over Corry. Owen Becker made a shot with seven seconds to go in regulation to tie the game at 30-30. Owen Strandburg scored the only hoop in ...

Sheffield girls come up just short against Rocky Grove

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Sheffield’s inexperience in close games showed late in Wednesday’s 34-30 loss to visiting Rocky Grove. The Wolverines had multiple opportunities to tie or take the lead with less than a minute remaining and turned the ball over each time without registering a single shot. The final ...

Eisenhower matmen deck Saegertown

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SAEGERTOWN, Pa. — Eisenhower wrestlers rolled through an intentionally-depleted lineup for a 54-18 Region 3 win at Saegertown Wednesday. The win clinches second-place in the region and secures a home wrestle-in match for the Knights for the second straight year. Eisenhower picked up six ...

City Council moves ahead with Crescent Park plans

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Warren City Council has settled on the scope of an improvement project at Crescent Park. The original budget for the project was $330,000 but bids came in last year just over $505,000 - nearly $176,000 more than anticipated. So city staff went back to the drawing board to craft a revised ...

Youngsville falls to Maplewood

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Maplewood pinned its way past Youngsville on Wednesday, earning falls in six matches en route to a 47-9 win over the host Eagles The highlight of the night for the Tigers came at 195, when standout JD McFadden picked up his 100th career victory with a first-period pin. For the Eagles, ...

Wolverines pin Owls

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Sheffield picked up six pins and three forfeits on its way to a 54-30 win over Bradford Tuesday. The Wolverines began the match with three straight pinfall wins and rolled off another three straight near the end of the match to secure the team victory. Every contested match was decided via ...

Youngsville boys win in OT, Warren avenges loss at Titusville

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COCHRANTON, Pa. — Good teams find a way to win. Trailing for most of the game, Youngsville needed to find a way to win it late. Timber Bower knocked down a pair of late 3-pointers to send the game to overtime and Gage Hendrickson hit a free throw with 5.3 seconds left in overtime to give ...

Eisenhower, Sheffield girls take tough road losses

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CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, Pa. — For as hot a shooting performance as the Eisenhower girls basketball team had at home Monday, they were just as cold at Cambridge Springs Tuesday. The Lady Knights grabbed an early lead, but couldn’t sustain it as the Blue Devils went on a run and sealed the game ...

Lady Knights ride huge first quarter to win over TCCS

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A huge first quarter gave Eisenhower all the momentum it would need as the Lady Knights put away visiting Tidioute, 62-25, Monday. The Lady Knights raced out to a 26-2 first-quarter lead thanks to a combined 18 points from Emiley Wheeler and Delaney Chase. The duo put in 13 of Eisenhower’s ...

Warren grinds out win over St. Marys

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The Warren Lady Dragons went up against one of District 9’s top teams in St. Marys on Monday and came away with a hard-fought 40-35 victory. The Lady Dutch (12-3), whose only other losses this season are to Hollidaysburg and Punxsutawney, took a brief lead in the third quarter, but Warren ...

Johnsonburg snaps Sheffield’s 3-game winning streak

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The Sheffield Wolverines came into Monday’s matchup with Johnsonburg riding a 3-game winning streak. The Rams’ hot-shooting ended that however, as they went on a 21-4 third-quarter run en route to a 77-49 win at Ralph J. Santo Gymnasium. “They’re a really good team and we knew ...