Sports Briefly…1/31/13

Varsity slate

Here is the varsity slate of action for county winter sports teams for Thursday, Jan. 31, through Monday, Feb. 4:


Boys Basketball: Erie Bethel at TCCS, 7:30 p.m.

Youngsville at Rocky Grove, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Mercyhurst Prep at Warren, 6 p.m.

Erie Bethel at TCCS, 6 p.m.

Eisenhower at Cochranton, 6 p.m.

Cambridge Springs at Youngsville, 6 p.m.

Wrestling: Youngsville at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

Cambridge Springs at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.

Warren vs. General McLane, at District 10 Team Duals, at Central Tech High School, 5 p.m.

Swimming: Cathedral Prep/Villa Maria at Warren, 6:30 p.m.


Boys Basketball: Warren at Girard, 6 p.m.

Ridgway at Sheffield, 6 p.m.

Eisenhower at Conneaut, 6 p.m.

WCCS at Jamestown Bethel, 7:30 p.m.

Girls Basketball: Sheffield at Ridgway, 6 p.m.


Girls Basketball: Youngsville at Eisenhower, 6 p.m.


Boys Basketball: General McLane at Warren, 6 p.m.

Girls Basketball: TCCS at WCCS, 4 p.m.

Swimming: Central Tech at Warren, 6:30 p.m.

Indoor soccer

The Warren girls junior varsity indoor soccer team defeated Southern II, 6-5, in Lakewood Family YMCA Indoor Soccer League play recently. Emma Kridler led the winners with three goals and Justine Lasecki, Aldyn Poston and Olivia Ashbaugh added one goal each. Poston, Hanna Raible and Kathryn Lobdell added assists. Claire Abplanalp was a defensive standout and Paige McCullough was the winning goalkeeper.

Baseball meeting

The Eisenhower Baseball Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, in room 309 at Eisenhower High School. All parents of prospective players for the spring 2013 season are urged to attend.

Freshmen hoops

Warren’s freshmen boys basketball team earned a 47-38 victory over Jamestown (NY) Wednesday at Warren Area High School. Evan Suppa led the winners with 21 points and Devin Nowacki also reached double figures with 11 points. Andrew Gignac and Sheldon McMeans finished with four points, Ryan Skerda, Jason Waterfield and Logan Galloway added two points and Mark Reiff finished with one point.

Warren (9-3) returns to the court Friday, hosting Bradford.

Jr. high mat

Here are results for junior high wrestling matches between Beaty and Cambridge Springs held prior to Tuesday’s varsity wrestling match at Warren:

Tyler Mahood (B) p. Iain Scott (C), 1:07

Clay Verbanac (C) d. Ben Thomas (B), 2-0

Blake Ristau (B) p. Michael Masconi (C), 2:04

Anthony Desko (C) d. Brett Cummings (B), 11-8

Zach Walker (C) tf. Jake Engstrom (B), 20-3

Alex Weston (B) p. Austin Jones (C), 2:25

Brandon Elis (C) p. Dylan Antonio (B), 2:13

Jacob Fankhouser (B) p. Iain Scott (C), 2:23

Clay Verbanac (C) p. Tyler Kraft (B), 1:50

Connor Schultz (B) md. Michael Masconi (C), 12-4

Nick Desimone (B) p. Anthony Desko (C), 2:07