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District 10 Game of the Week: Sharpsville at Sharon

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As the season approaches the halfway point, only a pair of District 10 teams remain undefeated (Farrell and Mercyhurst Prep). Fourteen teams have only lost once this year, and one of those 14 was handed its first loss just a week ago. Somewhat surprisingly, last week’s Times Observer ...

District 9 Game of the Week: Ridgway at Brockway

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For the second straight week, the Ridgway Elkers will be involved in the Times Observer’s District 9 Game of the Week. And for the second straight week, they are looking to make an emphatic statement. After a convincing 28-7 win over Bradford in Week 4, the Elkers look to stay atop the ...

Lady Knights topple Mercyhurst

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Eisenhower showed how good it can be when firing on all cylinders in a 3-1 win over visiting Mercyhurst Prep Thursday. The Knights rolled to a 25-16 win in the first set, dropped a 17-25 decision in the second and rallied for a 27-25 third set win before closing it out with a 25-19 win in the ...

Warren football game postponed

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The Warren Dragon's varsity football game against the Meadville Bulldogs has been postponed and moved to Saturday afternoon. The game will be played at 4 p.m. in Meadville. According to www.weather.com, "an intensifying area of low pressure will push eastward on Friday bring the ...

Bradford shuts out Warren boys

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BRADFORD, Pa. – Warren’s boys soccer team knew it would have a battle on its hands when the Dragons traveled to Bradford Wednesday. Through seven games, the Owls had outscored their opponents 45-4. Undaunted, the Dragons came in looking to gain some ground in the Region 5 standings. It ...

Rally time

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The Warren County Christian School volleyball team had to rally twice Tuesday to secure a 3-2 win over visiting Erie Bethel. The Lady Lions found themselves down two sets to one heading into the fourth and won the set sending the match to a decisive fifth set. Then, facing match point down ...

Fadale nets winner as Lady Dragons beat nemesis Meadville

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For the last two years, the Warren girls soccer team has been ousted from postseason play by Meadville. The Lady Dragons got a measure of revenge against the Bulldogs at War Memorial Field Tuesday with a thrilling 5-4 victory. “We got the monkey off our back,” Warren coach Jeremy ...

Warren stages big rally in third game to sweep Villa

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Warren certainly has a flair for the dramatic when they play Villa. It didn’t look like that would be the case through two games on Tuesday at Joseph A. Massa Gymnasium, as the Lady Dragons dominated by identical 25-10 scores But trailing 24-19 in the third, it was looking like there was ...

Lady Knights blank Cambridge

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CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, Pa. – Eisenhower’s girls soccer team bounced back from Saturday’s 4-1 loss to Mercer to notch a Region 3 shutout win at Cambridge Springs Tuesday. Caroline Smelko had a goal and an assist and Faith Johnson recorded five saves in the 2-0 win. At 29:00, Smelko took ...

Dragon boys race past Fort LeBoeuf

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UNION CITY, Pa. – Warren cross county turned in a number of strong performances at Union City on Tuesday against the host Bears and Fort LeBoeuf, with the boys beating FLB 23-34. The Dragons rested some of their top runners, but had a number of others step up. Beau Paris and Brett Sowa ...

Youth soccer day on Saturday

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The Warren High School soccer programs will honor their future on Saturday. Warren County youth soccer players — in the YMCA leagues and the Kinzua Soccer Club — will be recognized and honored during the varsity soccer match against Corry at 1 p.m. Saturday at War Memorial Field. Youth ...

Warren tennis falls at Hickory

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HICKORY, Pa. – The Warren girls tennis team traveled to Hickory Tuesday and fell 5-0 to the Hornets. Due to inclement weather, matches were shortened to 8 game pro-sets. At first singles, Gracie Wood lost to Morgan Bender 8-4. At second singles, Emily Grimm lost to Caroline McGonigle 8-3. ...

Ike cross country runs well at Seneca

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WATTSBURG, Pa. – Ethan Kellogg led the boys and Sydney Welker the girls as Eisenhower competed at Seneca, along with North East in cross country action on Tuesday. Both finished seventh in their respective races. “Ethan Kellogg continues to run well and Sydney Welker always runs ...

Youngsville X-C competes at Corry

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CORRY, Pa. – Harbor Creek’s boys cross country team swept a tri-meet over Youngsville and host Corry Tuesday. The Huskies bested the Eagles 15-50 and took down the Beavers 16-44. Corry defeated Youngsville 17-43. Harbor Creek’s Caleb Mandel was the top individual finisher, coming in ...

Sheffield takes a set but falls to ECC

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Last season, a senior-laden Sheffield team traveled to Elk County Catholic and scored an upset win over the Crusaders. This year, a Wolverine team full of freshmen and sophomores welcomed ECC to their house. The Crusaders avenged last season’s loss with a 3-1 win. “We were every other ...

Y’ville volleyball suffers region loss

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Union City’s service game gave Youngsville fits all evening and the Bears walked out of the Youngsville High School gym with a 3-0 sweep of the Eagles Tuesday. The Bears (3-2 overall, 2-2 Region 3) scored wins of 25-15, 25-14 and 25-18. “I’m proud of the fight we showed in the third ...

Sheffield rallies for dramatic win over Eisenhower

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Coming into the season, Sheffield volleyball knew it would experience some growing pains. A lineup featuring more freshmen and sophomores than juniors and seniors will inevitably make some costly mistakes. The Wolverines were able to overcome those mistakes in a 3-2 win over visiting ...

Deadlocked: Warren, Slippery Rock battle to draw

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For 100 minutes, Warren and Slippery Rock battled through the rain at War Memorial Field. And at the end of the day that wasn’t enough to determine a winner, as the two teams settled for a 1-1 draw. “It was just a good soccer match, two really good teams playing each other right to the ...

Cover 2: District 10 News and Notes

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Wow, are we really four weeks into the high school football season already. If you’re surprised like me, don’t feel alarmed. With games starting a full week before school even begins, it’s not a surprise to feel, well surprised, that we are four games in already. District 10 has ...

Cathedral Prep wins Region 6 golf title

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MEADVILLE, Pa. – Cathedral Prep’s Patrick Kelly shot a 73 to earn medalist honors, leading the Ramblers to a Region 6 golf title at The Country Club of Meadville on Monday. Kelly edged Fort LeBoeuf’s Anthony Worley by one shot, while Joey Sidon led Warren with an 80. Prep has won all ...