Warren junior high runners take first place

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SUGARCREEK — The Warren Dragons and Eisenhower Knights cross country teams had outstanding performances at the Rocky Grove Cross Country Invitational on Saturday. The Junior High Dragons girls team took first place in the two mile race with 49 points, finishing well above Oil City in second ...

Bob Long hopes to create feeder program

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Previous cross-country coach, Bob Long, decided to start coaching again this year to create a feeder program for the junior high and varsity programs. He began coaching in 1973 and coached 34 total years prior to coming back this year. Although he used to coach the varsity program at ...

Steelers look to string wins together against Seahawks

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PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger is encouraged. The Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback, however, is not convinced his team’s early offensive struggles are firmly in the rearview mirror. Yes, there were signs of progress last week against Denver. Najee Harris ran with what is becoming his ...

Penley: ‘What a game by our guys’

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RUSSELL — Nearly everyone got into the scoring act Friday night, allowing Eisenhower to post an impressive 41-6 football victory over Iroquois. “What a game by our guys,” Knights head coach Jim Penley said. “I’m super proud of our offensive line. We had some big injuries to overcome ...

Warren postponed

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Friday’s weather postponed the Warren at Northwestern football game 18 hours. The Dragons will now take on Northwestern at 1 p.m. today. Severe thunderstorm warnings threatened parts of Erie and Warren counties until early evening Friday, forcing the change.