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Dragons’ time

In the topsy-turvy season of 2021, sometimes you need to look to your neighbor for a good old-fashioned pick-up game. That’s kind of what Friday night felt like in Warren’s 61-44 win over Youngsville at Warren Area High School. One player was conspicuously absent for the Dragons on ...

NY high-risk sports can resume beginning Feb. 1

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration has finally budged on high-risk sports in New York state. Beginning Feb. 1, basketball, wrestling, football, ice hockey and other sports deemed high risk in the state will be allowed to resume competition as long as county Health Departments allow ...

Briefs

Bowling Following are the scores from Warren Area High School: Arick Allen 128-345, Alyssa Anderson 134-325, Lauren Anderson 119-298, Zane Anderson 100-270, Ben Berdine 127-347, Georgie Bickling 113-297, Lily Brooker 99-222, Tanner Carlson 134-342, Serena Clark 145-391, Lennon Dailey 156-382, ...

Warren stymies Fairview late

FAIRVIEW — Warren outscored previously undefeated Fairview, 16-1, in the fourth quarter to rally for a 36-28 nonleague girls basketball win Thursday. Junior Riley Childress scored seven of her 10 points in the final eight minutes while Sammie Ruhlman added five points, including a ...

Philly special

PHILADELPHIA — Nick Sirianni’s success working with various quarterbacks with different styles comes in handy in his new job. The Philadelphia Eagles are nearing a deal to hire Sirianni to be their head coach, according to two people familiar with the decision. Both people spoke to The ...

Sirianni reaches top of his game

Upon returning home from a walk around their West Ellicott neighborhood early Thursday afternoon, Fran and Amy Sirianni’s phone rang. The call was from a friend, Bruce Fagerstrom, who wanted to offer his congratulations after checking out the latest news on the NFL Network moments ...

QB Haskins signs with Steelers

PITTSBURGH — Dwayne Haskins will attempt to kick-start his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Steelers signed the former Washington quarterback to a futures contract on Thursday, giving the 23-year-old a second chance after he flamed out in the nation’s capital in less than two ...

High school sports

Today’s Schedule Boys Junior High Basketball Brockway at Sheffield, 3:30 p.m. Eisenhower at Cambridge Springs, 4 p.m. Boys Freshman Basketball North East at Warren, 4 p.m. Boys Varsity Basketball Youngsville at Warren, 7 p.m. Dubois Central Catholic at Sheffield, 7:15 ...

Milestone Moment

Hugh Harrison made history Tuesday. The freshman from Warren Area High School posted a winning time of 56.04 in the 100 butterfly to set a new Dragon record, breaking the old mark held by Aaron Atkins (56.27), which was set in 1997. Competing against Cathedral Prep, Harrison also won the ...

Sheffield posts comeback win over Titusville

TITUSVILLE — First-year Sheffield boys basketball head coach Jordan Copley and the Wolverines improved to 2-0 Wednesday night despite a sluggish start, with a 62-36 win over the Titusville Rockets just days after beating Curwensville by an almost identical score. “I love seeing them ...

Knights post mat win at Union City

UNION CITY — Highlighted by five pins, Eisenhower picked up his second wrestling victory in as many nights, downing Union City, 57-18, in a Region 4 meet. Recording falls for the Knights (3-6, 1-2) were Cole Kellogg (126), Derek Childs (132), Alex Hummel (145), Tucker Lindell (152) and Cael ...

Briefs

Bowling Savannah Upton recorded her career-high game — 174 — on her way to a 440 series to highlight action among Youngsville Middle/High School bowlers. Other scores were Ethan Beers 136-355, Jason Beers 115-326, Brock Borland 126-310, Konnor Eck 125-358, Brandon Forslund 130-349, ...

Robinault keys Eisenhower win

RUSSELL — Led by Caleb Robinault, Eisenhower used a big fourth quarter on Senior Night to down Saegertown, 52-36, in a boys basketball game Tuesday. Robinault drilled a pair of jumpers from beyond the arc — he finished with 19 points — to highlight an 18-9 Knight run in the final ...

Dragons hold off Oil City, even record at 2-2

The Dragons had to step up big, and they did. Without senior teammate Payton Barnes, who left in the first quarter with an injured shoulder, Warren held off Oil City, 54-43, in a region game Tuesday at Warren Area High School. Barnes had a quick 3-pointer and another bucket to tie the ...

JCC volleyball team ranked No. 4 in preseason poll

After finishing last season seventh at the NJCAA Division III volleyball championships, Jamestown Community College remains in good company to start the delayed 2021 spring season. The Jayhawks are ranked No. 4 in the preseason poll released Tuesday. Jamestown CC went 28-5 during the ...

Jamestown native has interview with Eagles

Ten days after helping Indianapolis get within a “Hail Mary” of Buffalo in the AFC wild-card playoff game, Jamestown, N.Y. native and Colts’ offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni has reportedly been interviewed for the vacant Philadelphia head coaching job. According to multiple ...

Youngsville boys suffer home loss to Cambridge Springs

YOUNGSVILLE — Youngsville relied heavily on the 3-point line to stay in the game Tuesday night, when the buzzer sounded after 32 minutes, their shots from beyond the arc proved to not be enough and the Eagles fell to Cambridge Springs, 48-39. After the high-scoring Devils and Eagles ...

Briefs

Bowling Valley Bowling Center was the site of an eight-game, 9-pin, no-tap tournament on Saturday, sponsored by P2 Racing, and Matt White (2,287) and Alex Johnson (2,177) were the top two finishers. The duo also tossed all-natural perfect games. Nine-pin, no-tap 300 games were recorded by ...

New age-group records

These Warren Y Dolphin Swim Team swimmers broke age-group records Saturday in a virtual meet against the Titusville Y team.

Youngsville-raised Rodgers heading to CSHOF

EDITOR’S NOTE: Below is the biography of Larry E. Rodgers, one of 11 inductees in the Chautauqua Sports Hall of Fame’s Class of 2021. Other inductees are George L. Barone Jr., Harry G. Carlson, Andrew J. Creager, Michael A. Sirianni, Lewis G. Mack, Marc T. Tramuta, Randall G. Anderson, ...