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Youngsville Eagles

Senior Day — Drake Ketcham

Today’s senior is Drake Ketcham of the Youngsville baseball team: Parents: Jeffery and Meredith Ketcham Spring sport: Youngsville baseball Position(s): JV Left/Right Field, Varsity Scorekeeper Uniform number (if applicable): 17 Coaches: Kevin Hoover, Richard DeSimone, Brian ...

WCSD starts online registration for fall sports on June 1

Due to COVID-19, the Warren County School District is conducting a pre-registration period beginning June 1 and ending on July 2. Those who register will not be required to pay a registration fee during the pre-registration period. The registration will be reopened so payment can be made once ...

Senior recognition

Photo submitted by Cody Elms Through a collaborative effort, Warren County School District and the Times Observer, along with a number of other sponsors — including Warren Manor, WCCBI, Cambridge Warren, and the Rouse — had yard signs made and placed at the entrance to all four district ...

Senior Day — Cassandra Dalrymple

Today’s senior is Cassandra Dalrymple of the Youngsville softball team: Parents: Travis and Kayla Dalrymple Spring sport: Softball Position(s): First and left field (sophomore year) Uniform number: 2 Coach: Scott Ishman, Andy Goss Other sports: Trap My favorite memories from ...

Senior Day — Gage Hendrickson

Today’s senior is Gage Hendrickson of Youngsville track and field: Parents: Brian and Carrie Hendrickson Spring Sport: Track and Field Position: Thrower Coach: John Victor Other Sports: Basketball Favorite sports memories: Playing High School Basketball. Being part of the ...

Fox named D9Sports.com Coach of Year

Youngsville High School graduate Scott Fox, in his first year, guiding Clarion to a 17-10 overall record and a second-place finish in District 9 Class 2A, was named D9Sports.com Chuck Daly Co-Coach of the Year. It was the Bobcats first District 9 title-game appearance since winning the Class ...

Senior Day — Ryen Sutton

Today’s senior is Ryen Sutton of the Youngsville track and field team: Parents: Brian Sutton, Lisa Shattuck Spring Sport: Track and field Events: 800m, 1600m, 4-by-800m Relay Coaches: Ronda Darling and John Victor Other Sports: Cross Country Favorite sports memories: There was ...

Gaging success

Youngsville High School senior Gage Hendrickson remembers his first interactions with head coach Jesse DeLoof three seasons ago. “We were playing a summer league game at Venango Catholic in his first summer as head coach and the year before my sophomore year,” said Hendrickson. “I was ...

Senior Day — Amber Evans

The pomp and circumstance of it all. Graduations, proms, memories from the final days of high school — These are some of the things our seniors in Warren County School District are being forced to miss due to the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent closures. Oh, they still have their ...

County Hall of Fame nominations due by May 1

The Warren County Sports Hall of Fame will be closing nominations for its next induction class on Friday, May 1. This will be the last day that nomination forms will be accepted, so if you are considering nominating someone, do so by this date, according to WCSHOF President Nate Sandberg. ...

Trying to find the words

This took a while to write. And anyone who knows me knows I can usually knock out a story pretty quickly and this took several hours. But as I looked at the calendar full of games that wouldn’t be played, and thought about the seniors who wouldn’t get their final season, the words just ...

PIAA says no change to winter championships, spring sports

As the calendar gets set to flip to April, there is no update on the completion of winter sports championships and the start of the spring sports season. That, according to the PIAA, in a news release sent out on Monday. The PIAA Board of Directors met via teleconference and continued to ...

Spring Sports: To you, from us

Dear coaches and student-athletes, We understand how difficult a time this is for you, to put so much work into your respective sports, only to deal with the uncertainty that life brings us. These are uncharted times for all of us, and, while we hope the spring sports season can carry on in ...

Home alone

There have been a litany of takes and perspectives since the sporting world essentially shut down in response to the novel coronavirus pandemic last week. Athletes and coaches have discussed what it was like to have their seasons abruptly ended, fans continue to share on social media how ...

Spring sports in limbo after school closure

The spring sports season across the state has joined winter championships in a state of limbo after Governor Tom Wolf announced a statewide closure of schools Friday in response to the ongoing coronavirus crisis. The boys and girls basketball tournaments and 2A swimming and diving ...

Eagles’ historic season comes to an end

MCMURRAY, Pa. – The 1-2 punch of Jake DiMichele and Dante Spadafora were as advertised for Our Lady of the Sacred Heart. DiMichele scored 28 and Spadafora 24 to lead the Chargers (25-1) to 79-31 win over Youngsville in the first round of the PIAA Class 2A basketball championships on ...

Eagles confident heading into first state game since 1992

The Youngsville Eagles know what’s in front of them when they take on Our Lady of the Sacred Heart in the first round of the PIAA Class 2A state championships on Saturday (Peters Township High School, 6 p.m.) They don’t care that they are a heavy underdog against a team that is ranked No. ...

Prepping for states

Youngsville’s Timber Bower defends teammate Austin Peterson during practice, Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at YEMS. The Eagles are hard at work as they prepare for the program’s first state playoff game since 1992. They will travel to Peters Township High School on Saturday at 6 p.m. to take on ...

Jaquay, Black, Finch through to NW Region semifinals

SHARON, Pa. – Eisenhower’s Logan Jaquay and Cael Black and Sheffield’s Ethan Finch rolled into the semifinals at the Northwest Regional Class 2A Wrestling Championships on Friday at Sharon High School. All three received first-round byes, and they all took care of business in the ...